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Pohanka Acura
13911 Lee Jackson Memorial Hwy
Chantilly, VA 20151
1-800-500-8171
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CARFAX Vehicle History Report
2006 ACURA RL
VIN: JH4KB16596C009958
SEDAN 4 DR
3.5L V6 PFI SOHC
ALL WHEEL DRIVE
Standard Equipment | Safety Options
Standard Equipment
Power Windows, Power Steering, Air Conditioning, AM/FM CD/MP3, Power Brakes, Power sun / moon roof, Tilt Wheel, 6-digit Odometer
Safety Options
4 wheel ABS, Running Lights, Dual air bags front, head, and sides/active (manual) belts with automatic passenger sensor
13911 Lee Jackson Memorial Hwy
Chantilly, VA 20151
1-800-500-8171
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Branded title
Branded Title: Salvage
3 or more previous owners
5 Previous owners
Service information available
9 Service records available
Registered as a personal vehicle
Personal lease vehicle
Last reported odometer reading/mileage
Last reported odometer reading
CARFAX Price Adjustment
Worth $2,500 less than
retail book value
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Based on the information reported to CARFAX, this vehicle is worth $2,500 less than the retail book value.

This CARFAX Vehicle History Report is based only on information supplied to CARFAX and available as of 5/28/15 at 2:33:21 AM (EDT). Other information about this vehicle, including problems, may not have been reported to CARFAX. Use this report as one important tool, along with a vehicle inspection and test drive, to make a better decision about your next used car.

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Exceeds Mechanical Limits Title
A vehicle with a 5-digit odometer cannot accurately track mileage after 99,999 miles because the odometer rolls over. This title is the result of a seller certifying under the Federal Odometer Act, that the odometer reading EXCEEDS MECHANICAL LIMITS of the odometer.
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Flood Damage Title
States issue flood titles when a vehicle has been in a flood or has received extensive water damage.
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Manufacturer Recall
Automobile manufacturers issue recall notices to inform owners of car defects that have come to the manufacturer's attention. Recalls also suggest improvements that can be made to improve the safety of a particular vehicle. Most manufacturer recalls can be repaired at no cost to you.
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Basic Warranty
Most manufacturers offer a basic warranty for new vehicles. These warranties vary by manufacturer and typically last for a certain amount of time and/or a set number of miles.
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Salvage Title
A Salvage Title is issued on a vehicle damaged to the extent that the cost of repairing the vehicle exceeds approximately 75% of its pre-damage value. This damage threshold may vary by state. Some states treat Junk titles the same as Salvage but the majority use this title to indicate that a vehicle is not road worthy and cannot be titled again in that state. The following eleven States also use Salvage titles to identify stolen vehicles - AZ, FL, GA, IL, MD, MN, NJ, NM, NY, OK and OR.
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Structural Damage
All levels of accidents, from minor to severe, can cause structural damage to a vehicle (i.e., damage to the frame or unibody).
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Airbag Deployment
Occurs when the driver, passenger or side airbag has been used or deployed during a crash or other incident. If an airbag has been deployed, it must be replaced by a qualified technician. Have this car inspected by a mechanic prior to purchase.
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Rebuilt/Reconstructed Title
A Rebuilt/Reconstructed vehicle is a salvage vehicle that has been repaired and restored to operation. These vehicles are often severely damaged before they are rebuilt and refurbished parts are typically used during reconstruction. In most states, an inspection of the vehicle is required before the vehicle is allowed to return to the road.
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Accident / Damage Indicator
Various events could indicate an accident or damage in a vehicle's history, such as: salvage auction, fire damage, police-reported accident, crash test vehicle, damage disclosure, collision repair facility and automotive recycler records. See the glossary for more information.
Hail Damage Title
The vehicle sustained major damage due to hail. In most states, hail damage titles are issued when the cost of repairing the vehicle for safe operation exceeds its fair market value.
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Not Actual Mileage Title
When the seller certifies, under the Federal Odometer Act, that the odometer reading does not reflect the vehicle's actual mileage. This may occur because the odometer was tampered with, broken, or replaced.
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Odometer Check
CARFAX analyzes mileage data to help identify potential:
  • Rollbacks - odometer tampering to conceal a car's true mileage (i.e. Fraud or illegal activity)
  • Rollovers - after reaching the maximum reading, the odometer restarts from zero (i.e. Mechanical or equipment limitation)
  • Inconsistencies - conflicting mileage data means CARFAX cannot determine if it's a potential rollback (i.e. Potential human error)
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Rebuilt/Reconstructed Title
A Rebuilt/Reconstructed vehicle is a salvage vehicle that has been repaired and restored to operation. These vehicles are often severely damaged before they are rebuilt and refurbished parts are typically used during reconstruction. In most states, an inspection of the vehicle is required before the vehicle is allowed to return to the road.
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Manufacturer Buyback or Lemon Title
A DMV or a state agency marks an official document or issues a Manufacturer Buyback/Lemon title when a vehicle has been repurchased by the manufacturer. Not all states issue manufacturer buyback titles and the specific requirements for a lemon law vehicle varies by state.
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Loss Due To Fire Title
The vehicle sustained major damage due to fire. In most states, fire damage titles are issued when the cost of repairing the vehicle for safe operation exceeds its fair market value.
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Junk Title
A Junk Title is issued on a vehicle damaged to the extent that the cost of repairing the vehicle exceeds approximately 75% of its pre-damage value. This damage threshold may vary by state. The majority of states use this title to indicate that a vehicle is not road worthy and cannot be titled again. Some states treat Junk titles the same as Salvage.
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Total Loss
An insurance or fleet company declares a vehicle a total loss when a claim exceeds approximately 75% of its pre-damage value or if the vehicle is stolen and not recovered. This damage threshold varies by company. These companies typically take possession and obtain the title. Not all total loss vehicles result in a DMV-reported branded title, like a Salvage or Junk title. See the glossary for more information.
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Dismantled Title
The vehicle sustained major damage to one or more major component parts and the cost of repairing the vehicle for safe operation exceeds its fair market value. When a Dismantled title is issued, the vehicle may be used only for parts or scrap metal. It cannot be re-titled or returned to the road.
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Ownership History

The number of owners is estimated

Owners 1-3 Owner 4 Owner 5
Year purchased2006 2014 2015 
Type of owner Personal lease --- ---
Estimated length of ownership7 yrs. 9 mo. 5 months 3 months 
Owned in the following states/provincesSee Details North Carolina Georgia 
Estimated miles driven per yearSee Details --- --- 
Last reported odometer reading113,171 128,871 128,927 

Title History

CARFAX guarantees the information in this section

Owners 1-3 Owner 4 Owner 5
Salvage | Junk | Rebuilt | Fire | Flood | Hail | Lemon No Problem Alert!
Problem Found
No Additional Problems
Not Actual Mileage | Exceeds Mechanical Limits No Problem No Problem No Problem

Alert! Severe problems were reported by a state Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV). This vehicle does not qualify for the CARFAX Buyback Guarantee.

Additional History

Not all accidents / issues are reported to CARFAX

Owners 1-3 Owner 4 Owner 5
Total Loss
Total loss reported on 05/29/2014.
No Issues Reported
Total Loss Reported
No New Issues Reported
Structural Damage
No structural damage reported to CARFAX.
No Issues Reported
No Issues Reported
No Issues Reported
Airbag Deployment
No airbag deployment reported to CARFAX.
No Issues Reported
No Issues Reported
No Issues Reported
Odometer Check
No indication of an odometer rollback.
No Issues Indicated
No Issues Indicated
No Issues Indicated
Accident / Damage
DMV title problems reported. Parts requested for repair on: 07/21/2008 and 03/12/2009. Accidents reported on: 03/11/2009 and 03/05/2013.
Accident Reported
Severe Damage
No New Issues Reported
Manufacturer Recall
No open recalls reported to CARFAX. Check with an authorized Acura dealer for any open recalls.
No Recalls Reported
No Recalls Reported
No Recalls Reported
Basic Warranty
Original manufacturer warranty likely voided by manufacturer after vehicle was severely damaged.
Warranty Active
Warranty
Voided
Warranty
Voided

Detailed History

Owner 1
Purchased:2006
Type:Personal lease
Where:New York, Pennsylvania
Est. miles/year:10,374/yr
Est. length owned: 7/5/06 - 7/14/09 (3 years)
Date:Mileage:Source:Comments:
Original Equipment     OnStar   Vehicle equipped with OnStar

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07/04/2006   10   Plaza Auto Mall
Brooklyn, NY
718-253-8400
plazaautomall.com  
Vehicle sold
07/05/2006     Plaza Auto Mall
Brooklyn, NY
718-253-8400
plazaautomall.com  
Washed/detailed
Radio code retrieved
VIN glass etching
07/05/2006     New York
Inspection Station  
Emissions inspection performed
Dealer had vehicle inspected to
prepare it for sale
Passed safety inspection

View what was inspected

07/05/2006     New York
Motor Vehicle Dept.
Lawrence, NY  
Title issued or updated
Registration issued or renewed
First owner reported
Titled or registered as personal lease vehicle
Passed safety inspection
08/21/2006     New York
Motor Vehicle Dept.
Holyoke, MA  
Title issued or updated
Titled or registered as personal lease vehicle
  • Two states? Vehicle leasing companies often title a car in one state but register it to be driven in another.
07/17/2007     New York
Motor Vehicle Dept.
Lawrence, NY  
Registration issued or renewed
Titled or registered as personal lease vehicle
Passed safety inspection
07/20/2008   23,059   New York
Inspection Station  
Passed safety inspection
Passed emissions inspection

View what was inspected

07/21/2008     New York
Damage Report  
Parts requested for repair:
Grille

CARFAX recommends checking these repairs during your pre-purchase inspection.

03/11/2009     New York
Damage Report  
Accident reported
Involving front impact
with another motor vehicle
03/12/2009     New York
Damage Report  
Parts requested for repair:
A/C condenser
Front bumper
Engine oil cooler
Right fender
Headlight assembly
Grille
Hood
Radiator

CARFAX recommends checking these repairs during your pre-purchase inspection.

07/02/2009     New York
Motor Vehicle Dept.
Lawrence, NY  
Registration issued or renewed
Titled or registered as personal lease vehicle
Passed safety inspection
07/14/2009     Jaguar Harrisburg
Harrisburg, PA
800-692-6239
jaguarhbg.com  
Vehicle offered for sale
07/15/2009     Online Listing   Vehicle offered for sale
07/31/2009   31,890   Pennsylvania
Motor Vehicle Dept.
Harrisburg, PA
Title #67384046EA01  
Title issued or updated
Dealer took title of this vehicle
while it was in inventory
08/11/2009   35,000   Online Listing   Vehicle offered for sale
05/11/2010   36,000   Online Listing   Vehicle offered for sale
06/01/2010   36,298   Lehman Motors
Mechanicsburg, PA
717-691-8400
Lehmanvolvo.com  
Emissions inspection completed
Safety inspection completed
06/15/2010     Virginia
Motor Vehicle Dept.  
Vehicle purchase reported
07/01/2010   36,820   Pohanka Chevrolet
Chantilly, VA
703-968-6677
pohankachevrolet.com  
Emissions inspection completed
07/01/2010     Virginia
Inspection Station
Chantilly, VA  
Passed emissions inspection
07/02/2010     Pohanka Acura
Chantilly, VA
703-968-6600
pohankaacura.com  
Front brake pads replaced and rotors resurfaced
Emissions inspection completed
Brake fluid flushed/changed
Steering/suspension checked
State inspection completed
 
Owner 2
Purchased:2010
Where:Virginia
Est. miles/year:21,438/yr
Est. length owned: 7/2/10 - 12/12/13 (3 yrs. 5 mo.)
Date:Mileage:Source:Comments:
07/02/2010     Virginia
Motor Vehicle Dept.
Ashburn, VA  
Title or registration issued
New owner reported
09/24/2010     Virginia
Motor Vehicle Dept.
Ashburn, VA  
Registration issued or renewed
Loan or lien reported
12/07/2010   48,447   Pohanka Acura
Chantilly, VA
703-968-6600
pohankaacura.com  
Recommended maintenance performed
Maintenance inspection completed
Oil and filter changed
Tires rotated
Brake master cylinder replaced/repaired
Induction system serviced
Transmission fluid flushed
04/27/2011   58,183   Pohanka Acura
Chantilly, VA
703-968-6600
pohankaacura.com  
Maintenance inspection completed
Recommended maintenance performed
Four wheel alignment performed
Alignment performed
Lower control arm(s) replaced
Oxygen sensor replaced
07/28/2011   64,765   Pohanka Acura
Chantilly, VA
703-968-6600
pohankaacura.com  
Recommended maintenance performed
Power steering fluid flushed/changed
State inspection completed
10/31/2011   70,297   Pohanka Acura
Chantilly, VA
703-968-6600
pohankaacura.com  
Maintenance inspection completed
Engine compression checked
Oil and filter changed
11/09/2012   97,015   Virginia
Inspection Station
Ashburn, VA  
Passed emissions inspection
11/10/2012     Virginia
Motor Vehicle Dept.
Ashburn, VA  
Registration issued or renewed
Loan or lien reported
03/05/2013     Virginia
Damage Report  
Accident reported
Involving front impact
with another motor vehicle
Airbags did not deploy
11/11/2013   110,279   Virginia Tire & Auto of Ashburn
Ashburn, VA
703-724-9000
vatireandauto.com  
Safety inspection completed
12/12/2013   113,114   Dealer Inventory   Vehicle offered for sale
01/16/2014   113,171   Dealer Inventory   Vehicle offered for sale
 
Owner 3
Purchased:2014
Where:North Carolina
Est. length owned: 3/14/14 - 4/6/14 (23 days)
Date:Mileage:Source:Comments:
03/14/2014     North Carolina
Motor Vehicle Dept.
Henderson, NC
Title #779113140736115  
Title or registration issued
New owner reported
Loan or lien reported
04/06/2014     Dealer Inventory   Vehicle offered for sale
 
Owner 4
Purchased:2014
Where:North Carolina
Est. length owned: 5/29/14 - 11/17/14 (5 months)
Date:Mileage:Source:Comments:
05/29/2014     North Carolina
Motor Vehicle Dept.
Henderson, NC
Title #779113140736115  
TOTAL LOSS VEHICLE
New owner reported
SALVAGE TITLE/CERTIFICATE ISSUED
Loan or lien reported
  • There are many reasons an insurance company will declare a vehicle a total loss. Have this vehicle inspected by a qualified technician before you buy. Learn more
11/17/2014   128,871   Auto Auction
Southeast Region  
Sold at auction
 
Owner 5
Purchased:2015
Where:Georgia
Est. length owned: 2/5/15 - present (3 months)
Date:Mileage:Source:Comments:
02/05/2015     Georgia
Motor Vehicle Dept.  
Vehicle purchase reported
02/09/2015   128,927   Georgia
Motor Vehicle Dept.
Brunswick, GA
Title #773019150402018  
Title or registration issued
New owner reported
Vehicle color noted as Red
  • Hold on, it looks like the salvage title from North Carolina didn't get transferred to Georgia when this vehicle was sold. This may be a case of Title Washing. Get an inspection before you buy.
05/28/2015     myCARFAX  Manufacturer Recommended Maintenance Schedules
  • Get this vehicle's maintenance schedule, service history and recall alerts at myCARFAX.com.
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Glossary

Accident / Damage Indicator
CARFAX receives information about accidents in all 50 states, the District of Columbia and Canada. Different information in a vehicle's history can indicate an accident or damage, such as: salvage auction, fire damage, police-reported accident, crash test vehicle, damage disclosure, collision repair facility and automotive recycler records. Not every accident or damage event is reported and not all reported are provided to CARFAX. Details about the accident or damage event when reported to CARFAX (e.g. severity, impact location, airbag deployment) are included on the Vehicle History Report. CARFAX recommends you obtain a vehicle inspection from your dealer or an independent mechanic.
  • According to the National Safety Council, Injury Facts, 2007 edition, 7% of the 245 million registered vehicles in the U.S. were involved in an accident in 2005. Over 75% of these were considered minor or moderate.
  • CARFAX depends on many sources for its accident / damage data. CARFAX can only report what is in our database on 5/28/15 at 2:33:21 AM (EDT). New data will result in a change to this report.
New York Damage Reports:
  • Do not include an assessment of damage severity
  • Are required if the estimated damage exceeds $1000
Virginia Damage Reports:
  • Provide an estimate of the extent of damage in its accident reports for the following:
    • UNKNOWN: The vehicle damage was unknown at the time of the accident.
    • SEVERE/TOTALED: The vehicle cannot be driven from the accident scene due to severe damage or an injury. This level of damage often results in a Salvage or Junk title.
    • MODERATE: The accident damage affects the operation of the vehicle and/or its parts. Examples include broken windows, trunk lids, doors, bumpers and tires.
    • OVERTURNED: The vehicle rolled over in the accident.
    • MOTOR: The accident damage affects the operation of the vehicles engine and/or its parts.
    • UNDERCARRIAGE: The accident damage affects the undercarriage of the vehicle and/or its parts.
    • FIRE: The accident damage to the vehicle resulted in a fire.
    • NO DAMAGE: The vehicle was not damaged.
  • Are required if the estimated damage exceeds $1000
CARFAX Price Adjustment™
Accidents, service records, number of owners and many other history factors can affect a vehicle's value. The CARFAX Price Adjustment is a tool that analyzes millions of used car transactions to measure how the combination of all the information reported to CARFAX affects the value of a particular vehicle. The vehicle's retail book value plus the CARFAX Price Adjustment will give you a more accurate measure of the vehicle's value. Use this tool, along with a vehicle inspection and test drive, to make a better decision about your next used car.
First Owner
When the first owner(s) obtains a title from a Department of Motor Vehicles as proof of ownership.
Inspections
Many states or counties require annual or biennial emissions and/or safety inspections. Odometer readings are collected at the time of the inspection.
New Owner Reported
When a vehicle is sold to a new owner, the Title must be transferred to the new owner(s) at a Department of Motor Vehicles.
Ownership History
CARFAX defines an owner as an individual or business that possesses and uses a vehicle. Not all title transactions represent changes in ownership. To provide estimated number of owners, CARFAX proprietary technology analyzes all the events in a vehicle history. Estimated ownership is available for vehicles manufactured after 1991 and titled solely in the US including Puerto Rico. Dealers sometimes opt to take ownership of a vehicle and are required to in the following states: Maine, Massachusetts, New Jersey, Ohio, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania and South Dakota. Please consider this as you review a vehicle's estimated ownership history.
Salvage Title
A Salvage Title is issued on a vehicle damaged to the extent that the cost of repairing the vehicle exceeds approximately 75% of its pre-damage value. This damage threshold may vary by state. Some states treat Junk titles the same as Salvage but the majority use this title to indicate that a vehicle is not road worthy and cannot be titled again in that state. The following eleven states also use Salvage titles to identify stolen vehicles - AZ, FL, GA, IL, MD, MN, NJ, NM, NY, OK and OR.
Title Issued
A state issues a title to provide a vehicle owner with proof of ownership. Each title has a unique number. Each title or registration record on a CARFAX report does not necessarily indicate a change in ownership. In Canada, a registration and bill of sale are used as proof of ownership.
Title Washing
Title Washing is the process through which a vehicle's title is altered to conceal information that would normally be included. This can be accomplished by either physically altering printed documents or reapplying for a title without disclosing its prior history. Since the CARFAX database retains information about branded titles from all 50 states and the Canadian provinces, the CARFAX Report may help uncover potential title washing.
Total Loss Vehicle
An insurance or fleet company declares a vehicle a total loss when a claim exceeds approximately 75% of its pre-damage value or if the vehicle is stolen and not recovered. This damage threshold varies by company. These companies typically take possession and obtain the title. Not all total loss vehicles result in a DMV-reported branded title. This may occur when an insurance company's definition of a total loss is different than the state DMV's definition for a branded title or when the owner of the vehicle is a self-insured company, like a fleet or rental company.
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