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I emailed it to you. Let me know if you got it.

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that car sold in 30 mins.... missed it.


how about this?

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Again, don't know how to link it, so I'll just post it here. It was just bought again at the end of this February, so I'd be cautious of it, especially with that many miles:



Good News -- Vehicle qualifies for the CARFAX Buyback Guarantee! No severe problems (major accidents, fire, flood damage, major odometer problems or lemon history) were ever reported by a Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV) for this 1997 MERCEDES-BENZ E420 (WDBJF72F6VA311722). If you find that any of these severe problems were reported by a DMV and not included in this report, CARFAX will buy this vehicle back.

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CARFAX Talking CarTM
The story of this 1997 MERCEDES-BENZ E420 (WDBJF72F6VA311722) according to our interpretation of the information reported to CARFAX:
This sedan has had 3 owners and was owned in Illinois, Virginia and North Carolina. It was originally registered as a commercial lease vehicle. The leasing company actually owned this vehicle and collected payments from a commercial company until the vehicle was sold or the lease expired. These vehicles are typically used for business purposes.
It has had no minor or moderate accidents reported to CARFAX.
It has had no DMV-reported total loss events, like a major accident, fire or flood.
It has not been reported by a DMV as having an Exceeds Mechanical Limits or Not Actual Mileage title.
It has a consistent mileage history with no indication of an odometer rollback. It was driven an average of 10,220 miles per year, which is lower than the industry average of 15,000. The last odometer reading, reported on 03/09/2005, was 85,047 miles.
It was not reported by a DMV as a Manufacturer Buyback or LEMON.
It has no recalls that still require repair.
Its basic warranty has expired. You may want to discuss an extended warranty with your dealer.
Go to the Detailed Vehicle History for the complete history and a glossary of terms.






Report Summary
1. ACCIDENT CHECK

Total Loss Check No Severe Accidents Reported by a DMV - Buyback Guarantee!
Other Accident Indicators No Accident Indicators Reported
2. MILEAGE ACCURACY CHECK

Truth-In-Mileage Check No Odometer Problems Reported by a DMV - Buyback Guarantee!
Odometer Rollback Check No Potential Odometer Rollback Found
Mileage Consistency Check No Inconsistent Odometer Reading Found
3. LEMON CHECK®
No Mfr. Buyback Reported by a DMV - Buyback Guarantee!
4. OWNERSHIP CHECK

Number of Owners 3 Estimated Owner(s)
Type of Owners Originally Registered as a Commercial Lease Vehicle
5. RECALL CHECK
No Open Recall(s) Reported
6. WARRANTY CHECK
No Coverage Remaining on Basic Warranty. Interested in an Extended Warranty?
DETAILED VEHICLE HISTORY 12 HISTORY RECORDS REPORTED
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Year/Make/Model: 1997 MERCEDES-BENZ E420

Body Style: SEDAN 4 DR
Engine: 4.2L V8 SMFI DOHC 32V
Fuel: GASOLINE
Driveline: REAR WHEEL DRIVE
Manufactured in: GERMANY
Safety Equipment: 4 wheel ABS, Dual air bags front and sides/active (manual) belts

Standard Equipment: Power Windows, Power Steering, Air Conditioning, AM / FM Cassette, Power Brakes, Tilt Wheel, 6-digit Odometer





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Total Loss Check:


GOOD NEWS! No severe damage events were ever reported by a DMV for this 1997 MERCEDES-BENZ E420 (WDBJF72F6VA311722). If you find that any of the following severe problems were reported by a DMV and not included in this report, CARFAX will buy this vehicle back. You must register to activate this free guarantee!


Salvage Title Loss Due To Fire Title
Junk Title Flood Damage Title
Rebuilt/Reconstructed Title Hail Damage Title
Dismantled Title Canadian Total Loss


Other Accident Indicators:


This 1997 MERCEDES-BENZ E420 (WDBJF72F6VA311722) had no accident indicators reported to CARFAX from its sources. This section checks for accidents and/or related damage reported from many public and private sources. Not all accidents are reported to CARFAX. A vehicle inspection completed by your dealer or professional mechanic is recommended.

No Salvage Auction Record Reported No Crash Test Vehicle Record Reported
No Fire Damage Record Reported No Airbag Deployment Record Reported
No Automotive Recycler Record Reported No Damage Disclosure Record Reported
No Frame Damage Record Reported No Collision Repair Facility Record Reported
No Police Accident Record Reported

CARFAX depends on public and private sources for its accident data. Each one of these sources has different processing times. CARFAX can only report what is in our database on 29.Mar.2006 14:37:38. New data will result in a change to this report.
Not all accidents are reported to the Police. Tell us if you know of other fender benders, accidents or damage.

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Truth-In-Mileage Check:


GOOD NEWS! No major odometer problems were ever reported by a DMV under the Truth-In-Mileage Act for this 1997 MERCEDES-BENZ E420 (WDBJF72F6VA311722). If you find that any of the following odometer problems were reported by a DMV and not included in this report, CARFAX will buy this vehicle back. You must register to activate this free guarantee!

Not Actual Mileage Title - issued by DMV when the owner discloses mileage fraud or a broken odometer.
Exceeds Mechanical Limits Title - issued by DMV when the owner discloses an odometer rollover.


Odometer Rollback Check:


CARFAX found no odometer rollbacks for this 1997 MERCEDES-BENZ E420 (WDBJF72F6VA311722). Rollbacks reported in this section originate from readings collected by a DMV or other verifiable source.

Mileage Consistency Check:


CARFAX found no inconsistent odometer readings in the mileage history of this 1997 MERCEDES-BENZ E420 (WDBJF72F6VA311722).

Date: Mileage:
02/18/1997 11
07/31/1997 1,201
05/26/2001 36,000
11/29/2003 65,411
10/07/2004 81,319
11/18/2004 83,345
03/09/2005 85,047



Average miles driven per year 10,220 CARFAX AdvisorTM Compare this vehicle's average annual mileage to the industry average of 15,000 miles per year. Use this comparison to determine how this vehicle was driven.

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GOOD NEWS! No manufacturer buyback was ever reported by a DMV for this 1997 MERCEDES-BENZ E420 (WDBJF72F6VA311722). If you find that a manufacturer buyback was reported by a DMV and not included in this report, CARFAX will buy this vehicle back. You must register to activate this free guarantee!

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Ownership History:


CARFAX estimates that this 1997 MERCEDES-BENZ E420 (WDBJF72F6VA311722) had 3 owner(s). CARFAX analyzed this vehicle's title history and other supporting events to identify potential ownership transfers. In compliance with the U.S. privacy laws, CARFAX does not collect or report owner names or addresses.

Estimated Owners: Date: Location:
1st owner 02/18/1997 Illinois
2nd owner 11/29/2003 Virginia
3rd owner 02/21/2006 North Carolina

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Types of Owners:


This 1997 MERCEDES-BENZ E420 (WDBJF72F6VA311722) was checked for 8 types of registrations.

No Personal Use Registration Reported No Fleet Registration Reported
Lease Registration Reported Commercial Registration Reported
No Rental Registration Reported No Non-Profit Registration Reported
No Taxi Registration Reported No Built to Non U.S. Standards Record Reported

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This 1997 MERCEDES-BENZ E420 (WDBJF72F6VA311722) has no recalls that still require repair.

Date: Source: Description:
03/29/2006 Mercedes-Benz USA, Inc. No recalls open for repair

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For your convenience, CARFAX has estimated the remaining original manufacturer warranty coverage based on information reported to us on this 1997 MERCEDES-BENZ E420 (WDBJF72F6VA311722). Please confirm remaining factory warranty and extended warranty options with your dealer. Interested in an extended warranty?

Estimated start date of warranty: 01/15/1997
Last reading reported on 03/09/2005: 85,047 miles Recalculate with current mileage
Today's Date: March 29, 2006

Type of Coverage: Original Warranty: Estimated Remaining Coverage:
Basic 48 months or 50,000 miles Coverage expired
Drivetrain 48 months or 50,000 miles Coverage expired
Emissions 24 months or 24,000 miles Coverage expired
Corrosion 48 months or 50,000 miles Coverage expired
Transferable Transferable: no cost, unlimited owners covered. Same
Roadside Assistance Life of Vehicle Same
Safety Belt & Inflatable Restraint No data reported to CARFAX
Specific Components 96 months or 80,000 miles Coverage expired
Notes: Manufacturer covers emissions components under basic warranty. Emissions coverage may vary by state. Refer to owners manual for specific details. Transferable: no cost, unlimited owners covered. Roadside assistance provided to all owners. Basic warranty includes tires, batteries, and adjustments. null null




CARFAX Warranty Check provides an estimate of this vehicle's remaining warranty coverage. It does not take into account some vehicle history events. For example, major accidents resulting in Salvage or Junk titles that may void the original manufacturer warranty or ownership transfers that may decrease warranty coverage. This warranty information is only valid for vehicles manufactured for sale in the US. Complete warranty coverage information is available for this vehicle at the MERCEDES-BENZ web site.

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CARFAX searched more than 4 billion records from over 7,600 sources and found 12 record(s) for this 1997 MERCEDES-BENZ E420 (WDBJF72F6VA311722).

Date:
Mileage Reading:
Source:
General Comments:


01/15/1997 Illinois
Motor Vehicle Dept.
Hinsdale, IL
Registered as
commercial lease vehicle


02/18/1997 11 Illinois
Motor Vehicle Dept.
Hinsdale, IL
Title #T7049197019
Title issued or updated
First owner reported


07/31/1997 1,201 Illinois
Motor Vehicle Dept.
Hinsdale, IL
Title #T7212752034
Title issued or updated
Loan or lien reported
Registered as lease vehicle


05/26/2001 36,000 Illinois
Inspection Station
Downers Grove, IL
Passed emissions inspection


11/29/2003 65,411 Virginia
Motor Vehicle Dept.
Yorktown, VA
Title or registration issued
New owner reported


10/07/2004 81,319 Service Facility
Vehicle serviced
Lubed oil and filter changed
Electrical system serviced
Brakes serviced


11/18/2004 83,345 Service Facility
Vehicle serviced


01/20/2005 North Carolina
Motor Vehicle Dept.
Winston Salem, NC
Title #773714050204123
Registration issued or renewed


03/09/2005 85,047 North Carolina
Inspection Station
Winston Salem, NC
Passed emissions inspection


02/21/2006 North Carolina
Motor Vehicle Dept.
Winston Salem, NC
Title #773714050204123
Registration issued or renewed
New owner reported
Passed safety inspection


03/29/2006 Mercedes-Benz USA, Inc.
No recalls open for repair

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Detailed Vehicle History Definitions:

Commercial
Vehicle was registered for business purposes.

First Owner
When the first owner(s) obtains a title from a Department of Motor Vehicles as proof of ownership.

Lease
When someone leases a car from a dealer, the dealer actually sells the vehicle to a leasing company. The leasing company then collects payments for the vehicle from the new owner for 24, 36, 48 or more months. A leasing company can be an independent car dealer or a car manufacturer.

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.


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Moderators please remove my original post as warranted by Carfax.com
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WDBJF55F2VJ025107 with 199,800 miles.

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