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Jake's Motorcars
5502 Oberlin Dr
San Diego, CA 92121
858-547-8424
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CARFAX Vehicle History Report
2005 MERCEDES-BENZ SLR
VIN: WDDAJ76F75M000430
COUPE
5.5L V8 FI
REAR WHEEL DRIVE
Standard Equipment | Safety Options
Standard Equipment
Power Windows, Power Steering, Air Conditioning, AM / FM Cassette, Power Brakes, Tilt Wheel, 6-digit Odometer
Safety Options
4 wheel ABS, Running Lights, Dual air bags front and sides/active (manual) belts
5502 Oberlin Dr
San Diego, CA 92121
858-547-8424
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No accident/damage reported
No accident / damage reported to CARFAX
CARFAX 1-Owner vehicle
CARFAX 1-Owner vehicle
Service information available
13 Service records available
Registered as a personal vehicle
Personal vehicle
Last reported odometer reading/mileage
Last reported odometer reading
CARFAX Price Adjustment
$1,300 Above retail book value
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Based on the information reported to CARFAX, this vehicle is worth $1,300 more than the retail book value.

This CARFAX Vehicle History Report is based only on information supplied to CARFAX and available as of 9/18/14 at 5:24:34 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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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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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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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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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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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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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.
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 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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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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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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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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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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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.
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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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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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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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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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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.

Ownership History

The number of owners is estimated

Owner 1
Year purchased 2005 
Type of owner Personal
Estimated length of ownership 9 years 
Owned in the following states/provinces California 
Estimated miles driven per year 630/yr 
Last reported odometer reading 5,750 

Title History

CARFAX guarantees the information in this section

Owner 1
Salvage | Junk | Rebuilt | Fire | Flood | Hail | Lemon Guaranteed
No Problem
Not Actual Mileage | Exceeds Mechanical Limits Guaranteed
No Problem
GUARANTEED - None of these major title problems were reported by a state Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV). If you find that any of these title problems were reported by a DMV and not included in this report, CARFAX will buy this vehicle back. View Certificate

Additional History

Not all accidents / issues are reported to CARFAX

Owner 1
Total Loss
No total loss reported to CARFAX.
No Issues Reported
Structural Damage
No structural damage reported to CARFAX.
No Issues Reported
Airbag Deployment
No airbag deployment reported to CARFAX.
No Issues Reported
Odometer Check
No indication of an odometer rollback.
No Issues Indicated
Accident / Damage
No accidents or damage reported to CARFAX.
No Issues Reported
Manufacturer Recall
Check with an authorized Mercedes-Benz dealer for any open recalls.
No Recalls Reported
Basic Warranty
Original warranty estimated to have expired.
Warranty
Expired

Detailed History

Owner 1
Purchased: 2005
Type: Personal
Where: California
Est. miles/year: 630/yr
Est. length owned: 6/27/05 - 7/2/14 (9 years)
Low mileage! This owner drove less than the industry average of 15,000 miles per year.
Date: Mileage: Source: Comments:
03/12/2005     US Customs   Vehicle exported from
United Kingdom
and imported to
Long Beach, CA
06/14/2005     Dealer Inventory   Vehicle offered for sale
06/27/2005   11   Mercedes-Benz of Beverly Hills
Beverly Hills, CA
310-659-2980
bhbenz.com  
Vehicle serviced
06/27/2005   26   California
Motor Vehicle Dept.
Beverly Hills, CA  
Title issued or updated
First owner reported
Titled or registered as
personal vehicle
08/23/2005   449   Mercedes-Benz of Beverly Hills
Beverly Hills, CA
310-659-2980
bhbenz.com  
Vehicle serviced
02/10/2006   630   Mercedes-Benz of Beverly Hills
Beverly Hills, CA
310-659-2980
bhbenz.com  
Vehicle serviced
07/24/2006   659   Mercedes-Benz of Beverly Hills
Beverly Hills, CA
310-659-2980
bhbenz.com  
Vehicle serviced
01/15/2008     California
Motor Vehicle Dept.
New York, NY  
Title issued or updated
Duplicate title issued
Registration updated when owner moved
the vehicle to a new location
01/25/2008     California
Motor Vehicle Dept.
Beverly Hills, CA  
Title issued or updated
Duplicate title issued
Registration updated when owner moved
the vehicle to a new location
05/01/2008   970   Mercedes Of Encino
Encino, CA
818-461-3623
mbencino.com  
Steering column repaired
Battery/charging system/starter checked
Battery replaced
Engine/powertrain computer/module checked
07/25/2008   1,522   Mercedes Of Encino
Encino, CA
818-461-3623
mbencino.com  
Fuse(s) replaced
Door weatherstrip replaced
Antifreeze/coolant checked
Steering knuckle(s) replaced
Carpet replaced/repaired
09/23/2008   2,029   Mercedes Of Encino
Encino, CA
818-461-3623
mbencino.com  
Tail light assembly replaced
05/13/2010   3,456   Mercedes Of Encino
Encino, CA
818-461-3623
mbencino.com  
Maintenance inspection completed
Electrical system checked
10/06/2010   4,176   Mercedes Of Encino
Encino, CA
818-461-3623
mbencino.com  
Maintenance inspection completed
Oil and filter changed
10/25/2010     California
Motor Vehicle Dept.
New York, NY  
Registration updated when owner moved
the vehicle to a new location
04/30/2011   4,467   California
Inspection Station
Reseda, CA  
Passed emissions inspection
02/27/2012   4,927   Mercedes-Benz of Beverly Hills
Beverly Hills, CA
310-659-2980
bhbenz.com  
Vehicle serviced
08/07/2012   5,079   Mercedes-Benz of Beverly Hills
Beverly Hills, CA
310-659-2980
bhbenz.com  
Maintenance inspection completed
Tire condition and pressure checked
Washed/detailed
Rear strut(s)/insert cartridge(s) replaced
07/12/2013   5,259   Mercedes-Benz of Beverly Hills
Beverly Hills, CA
310-659-2980
bhbenz.com  
Battery/charging system/starter checked
Battery replaced
Tire condition and pressure checked
Washed/detailed
09/05/2013   5,286   California
Inspection Station
Los Angeles, CA  
Failed emissions inspection
09/16/2013     Mercedes-Benz of Beverly Hills
Beverly Hills, CA
310-659-2980
bhbenz.com  
Maintenance inspection completed
Tire condition and pressure checked
Washed/detailed
09/19/2013   5,675   California
Inspection Station
Los Angeles, CA  
Passed emissions inspection
07/02/2014   5,714   Dealer Inventory   Vehicle offered for sale
07/08/2014   5,750   California
Inspection Station
Costa Mesa, CA  
Passed emissions inspection
09/09/2014     Dealer Inventory   Vehicle offered for sale
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Glossary

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.
Failed Emissions Inspection
The emissions check performed during a vehicle inspection indicated the vehicle was emitting more than allowable emissions standards and/or had missing or modified parts. Repeated failed emissions records can indicate engine problems and CARFAX recommends you have the vehicle inspected.
First Owner
When the first owner(s) obtains a title from a Department of Motor Vehicles as proof of ownership.
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.
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.
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CARFAX Vehicle Highlights
2005 MERCEDES-BENZ SLR
VIN: WDDAJ76F75M000430
Body Style: COUPE
Engine Size: 5.5L V8 FI
Drivetrain: REAR WHEEL DRIVE
 
Original Manufacturer's Warranty:
Basic Warranty Expired
Please confirm remaining factory warranty and extended warranty options with your dealer!
The original manufacturer's warranty includes:
48 months or 50,000 miles
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Information excerpted from the CARFAX Vehicle History Report and/or Safety & Reliability Ratings; see full reports for additional information, glossary of terms, source attributions,disclaimers & limitations. Go to carfax.com for complete Buyback Guarantee terms and conditions.

Ownership History
Number of Owners:
Last owned in the following state/province: California
Annual average mileage: 636
Low Mileage!
*Below industry annual average of 15,000 miles
State DMV-reported Title Problems
CARFAX Buyback Guarantee None of these major title problems were reported by a state Department of Motor Vehicles:
Salvage, Junk, Rebuilt, Fire, Flood, Hail, Lemon Guaranteed
No Problem
Not Actual Mileage, Exceeds Mechanical Limits Guaranteed
No Problem
Accidents and Other Issues
No issues reported to CARFAX on the following:
Total Loss
No Issues Reported
Structural Damage
No Issues Reported
Airbag Deployment
No Issues Reported
Odometer Rollback
No Issues Reported
Other Accidents / Damage
No Issues Reported