vehicle history and title reports

Is this car safe to buy?

  • Clean Ttile History
  • Salvage History
  • Accident, Total Loss Events
  • Theft, Open Lien & Recakk History
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each carheroes vehicle history & title report checks for:

insurance total loss

VIN decode with up to 24 vehicle details. VIN decodes cars, SUVs, pickups, motorcycles/powersports, RVs, heavy trucks and classic cars when available.

dmv title information

Real-time and unique access to current and historical state DMV title issues and event records. Disclosure of 75 possible title branding events including salvage, junk, odometer rollback, flood, lemon law, rebuilt brands and more.

insurance total loss

All insurance companies are required to report total loss under Federal Guidelines. Insurance declarations of total loss events include the carrier name, contact information and date of events. Total loss records include severe damage due to accidents, flood, theft and other events across United States.

salvage and auction history

Our reports provide you with both clean and salvage auction events as well as NMVTIS history disclosures. Whole car and salvage auction disclosures include event date, location, odometer, recyclers, junk yards, dismantlers, contact, disposition for export and other critical information.

odemeter records

Current and historical mileage readings reported from many sources including NMVTIS and DMV title records, online vehicle listings, impound events, auctions, frame damage inspections, and other sources give you a timeline of the vehicle's odometer readings.

nhtsa recall records

NHTSA recall campaign information with access to check for unrepaired, open recalls. NHTSA issues vehicle safety standards and requires manufacturers to recall vehicles and equipment that have safety-related defects.

open lie information

Disclosure of open liens, including details concerning lien date, location and current institutional lien holder (banks, captive finance companies, credit unions and title loans).

other information

Additional data reported by CarHeroes includes minor accident events from limited states, frame damage inspections, superior theft data including active and recovered theft events, impound and towing events, and current and historical sales listings from online vehicle listing sites.

brand glossary

Defines all reported title brands for the vehicle, including salvage, junk, rebuilt, collision, rental, prior taxi, hail damage, flood, lemon, altered odometer brands and much more.

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Low cost, comprehensive Vehicle History and Title Report No
U.S. Department of Justice title data No
Real-time title status matches DMV records No
Open Lien/Loan information including issuing financial institution No
Seizure, impound and towing data No
Up to 24 vehicle specifications No
Unique sources for active and recovered theft vehicles No
Exclusive sales history including historical "FOR SALE" listing records from select vehicle listing sites No