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CARFAX Vehicle History Report
2008 MERCEDES-BENZ E63 AMG
VIN: WDBUF77X68B225940
SEDAN 4 DR
6.2L V8 SFI DOHC 32V
REAR 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/rear dual air bags side
Branded title
Branded Title: Salvage
3 or more previous owners
4 Previous owners
Service information available
19 Service records available
Registered as a personal vehicle
Personal lease vehicle
Last reported odometer reading/mileage
Last reported odometer reading
CARFAX Price Adjustment
Worth $1,630 less than
retail book value
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Based on the information reported to CARFAX, this vehicle is worth $1,630 less than the retail book value.

This CARFAX Vehicle History Report is based only on information supplied to CARFAX and available as of 2/8/16 at 7:00:42 AM (EST). 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 1-2 Owner 3 Owner 4
Year purchased2008 2010 2013 
Type of owner Personal lease --- ---
Estimated length of ownership2 yrs. 4 mo. 2 yrs. 7 mo. 2 yrs. 5 mo. 
Owned in the following states/provincesColorado, Texas Texas Texas 
Estimated miles driven per yearSee Details 17,378/yr 30,043/yr 
Last reported odometer reading14,912 66,274 133,471 

Title History

CARFAX guarantees the information in this section

Owners 1-2 Owner 3 Owner 4
Salvage | Junk | Rebuilt | Fire | Flood | Hail | Lemon No Problem No Problem Alert!
Problem Found
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 1-2 Owner 3 Owner 4
Total Loss
Total loss reported on 01/27/2016.
No Issues Reported
No Issues Reported
Total Loss 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. Accident reported on 02/15/2015.
No Issues Reported
No Issues Reported
Severe Damage
Manufacturer Recall
Check with an authorized Mercedes-Benz dealer for any open recalls.
No Recalls Reported
No Recalls Reported
No Recalls Reported

Detailed History

Owner 1
Purchased:2008
Type:Personal lease
Where:Colorado
Est. miles/year:5,139/yr
Est. length owned: 1/2/08 - 12/8/08 (11 months)
Date:Mileage:Source:Comments:
09/18/2007   8   Murray Motor Imports
Denver, CO
303-759-3400
murraymotors.com
Pre-delivery inspection completed
Floor mats installed
Wheel locks installed
12/14/2007   61   Murray Motor Imports
Denver, CO
303-759-3400
murraymotors.com
Pre-delivery inspection completed
Washed/detailed
01/02/2008     Colorado
Motor Vehicle Dept.
Littleton, CO
Title #692329
Title issued or updated
First owner reported
Titled or registered as personal lease vehicle
02/21/2008     Colorado
Motor Vehicle Dept.
Littleton, CO
Title #692329
Registration issued or renewed
12/08/2008   5,055   Auto Auction
Desert Southwest Region
Vehicle sold at auction
 
Owner 2
Purchased:2009
Where:Texas
Est. length owned: 1/29/09 - 5/22/10 (1 yr. 3 mo.)
Date:Mileage:Source:Comments:
01/29/2009     Texas
Motor Vehicle Dept.
Houston, TX
Title #10137339826090335
Title issued or updated
New owner reported
Loan or lien reported
12/22/2009   11,933   Texas
Inspection Station
Houston, TX
Passed emissions inspection
01/01/2010     Texas
Motor Vehicle Dept.
Houston, TX
Title #10137339826090335
Registration issued or renewed
Loan or lien reported
Passed safety inspection
05/22/2010   14,240   Online Listing Vehicle offered for sale
05/27/2010   14,912   Texas
Inspection Station
Houston, TX
Passed emissions inspection
 
Owner 3
Purchased:2010
Where:Texas
Est. miles/year:17,378/yr
Est. length owned: 9/30/10 - 5/28/13 (2 yrs. 7 mo.)
Date:Mileage:Source:Comments:
09/30/2010   15,584   Texas
Motor Vehicle Dept.
Katy, TX
Title #10130640440140826
Title issued or updated
New owner reported
Loan or lien reported
11/30/2010   19,380   Mercedes-Benz of Houston Greenway
Houston, TX
713-489-2111
mercedesbenzgreenway.com
ercedesbenzgreenway
.com
Maintenance inspection completed
Recommended maintenance performed
Brakes checked
Tire condition and pressure checked
Console shifter trim replaced
Body computer/module replaced
Battery/charging system checked
Washed/detailed
Cabin air filter replaced/cleaned
Power steering fluid flushed/changed
Oil and filter changed
Brake fluid flushed/changed
Tires rotated
01/01/2011     Texas
Motor Vehicle Dept.
Katy, TX
Title #10130640440140826
Registration issued or renewed
Loan or lien reported
Passed safety inspection
Registration updated when owner moved
the vehicle to a new location
05/16/2011   27,953   Texas
Inspection Station
Katy, TX
Passed emissions inspection
05/18/2011     Mercedes-Benz of Houston Greenway
Houston, TX
713-489-2111
mercedesbenzgreenway.com
ercedesbenzgreenway
.com
Maintenance inspection completed
Battery/charging system checked
Brakes checked
Tire condition and pressure checked
Washed/detailed
Emissions inspection performed
07/06/2011     Texas
Motor Vehicle Dept.
Katy, TX
Title #07925440716083640
Title issued or updated
Vehicle color noted as Silver
10/15/2011   33,264   Mercedes-Benz of Houston Greenway
Houston, TX
713-489-2111
mercedesbenzgreenway.com
ercedesbenzgreenway
.com
Maintenance inspection completed
Brakes checked
Blower motor replaced/repaired
Battery/charging system checked
Washed/detailed
Tire condition and pressure checked
Oil and filter changed
Tires rotated
Transmission serviced
01/01/2012     Texas
Motor Vehicle Dept.
Katy, TX
Title #07925440716083640
Registration issued or renewed
Passed safety inspection
Vehicle color noted as Silver
03/01/2012   40,713   Mercedes-Benz of Houston Greenway
Houston, TX
713-489-2111
mercedesbenzgreenway.com
ercedesbenzgreenway
.com
Maintenance inspection completed
Four wheel alignment performed
Brakes checked
Battery/charging system checked
Tire condition and pressure checked
Alignment performed
Washed/detailed
06/13/2012   45,944   Mercedes-Benz of Houston Greenway
Houston, TX
713-489-2111
mercedesbenzgreenway.com
ercedesbenzgreenway
.com
Maintenance inspection completed
Brakes checked
Battery/charging system checked
Tire condition and pressure checked
Front brake pads replaced
Brake pad sensor(s) replaced
Oil and filter changed
Tires rotated
Rear brake rotor(s) replaced
Washed/detailed
01/01/2013     Texas
Motor Vehicle Dept.
Katy, TX
Title #07925440716083640
Registration issued or renewed
Passed safety inspection
Registration updated when owner moved
the vehicle to a new location
Vehicle color noted as Silver
01/03/2013   55,353   Texas
Inspection Station
Katy, TX
Passed emissions inspection
01/07/2013     Mercedes-Benz of Houston Greenway
Houston, TX
713-489-2111
mercedesbenzgreenway.com
ercedesbenzgreenway
.com
Maintenance inspection completed
Brakes checked
Tire condition and pressure checked
Cabin air filter replaced/cleaned
Oil and filter changed
Brake fluid flushed/changed
Blower motor replaced/repaired
Fog light assembly replaced
Washed/detailed
Emissions inspection performed
05/28/2013   61,815   Dealer Inventory
Vehicle offered for sale
06/24/2013   61,937   Westside Lexus
Houston, TX
281-558-3030
westsidelexus.com
Vehicle sold
07/16/2013   63,349   Service Plan Co.
Humble, TX
Service contract issued
08/14/2013   66,274   Mercedes-Benz of Houston Greenway
Houston, TX
713-489-2111
mercedesbenzgreenway.com
ercedesbenzgreenway
.com
Oil and filter changed
Tires rotated
Maintenance reminder reset
Washed/detailed
 
Owner 4
Purchased:2013
Where:Texas
Est. miles/year:30,043/yr
Est. length owned: 8/15/13 - 1/27/16 (2 yrs. 5 mo.)
Date:Mileage:Source:Comments:
08/15/2013     Texas
Motor Vehicle Dept.
Humble, TX
Title #10130141486100156
Title issued or updated
New owner reported
Loan or lien reported
Vehicle color noted as Silver
12/06/2013   76,759   Service Plan Co. Service contract claim
Vehicle body serviced
Suspension serviced
12/12/2013   76,760   Mercedes-Benz of Houston Greenway
Houston, TX
713-489-2111
mercedesbenzgreenway.com
ercedesbenzgreenway
.com
Maintenance inspection completed
Battery/charging system checked
Brakes checked
Oil and filter changed
Tire condition and pressure checked
Trim checked
Washed/detailed
01/14/2014     Texas
Motor Vehicle Dept.
Humble, TX
Title #28695341651006528
Title issued or updated
Vehicle color noted as Silver
Loan or lien released
02/15/2014   82,692   Texas
Inspection Station
Humble, TX
Passed emissions inspection
03/07/2014     Texas
Motor Vehicle Dept.
Humble, TX
Title #10168941690104241
Title issued or updated
Loan or lien reported
Registration updated when owner moved
the vehicle to a new location
Vehicle color noted as Silver
04/05/2014   87,539   Mercedes-Benz of Houston Greenway
Houston, TX
713-489-2111
mercedesbenzgreenway.com
ercedesbenzgreenway
.com
Maintenance inspection completed
Oil and filter changed
Tire condition and pressure checked
05/30/2014   92,376   Service Plan Co. Service contract claim
Engine serviced
07/11/2014     Texas
Motor Vehicle Dept.
Humble, TX
Title #10168941690104241
Registration issued or renewed
Loan or lien reported
Passed safety inspection
Vehicle color noted as Silver
08/15/2014   96,744   Mercedes-Benz of Houston - North
Houston, TX
281-305-8970
mercedesbenzhoustonnorth.com
ercedesbenzhoustonn
orth.com
Maintenance inspection completed
Battery/charging system checked
Brakes checked
Tire condition and pressure checked
Washed/detailed
10/09/2014   98,967   Clifford's Car Care
Humble, TX
281-852-7114
cliffordscarcare.com
Maintenance inspection completed
Oil and filter changed
Fluids checked
Safety inspection performed
Tire condition and pressure checked
02/15/2015     Damage Report Accident reported
with another motor vehicle
Very minor left front damage reported
Airbags did not deploy
04/11/2015   114,568   Texas
Inspection Station
Humble, TX
Passed emissions inspection
06/12/2015   119,582   Mercedes-Benz of San Antonio
San Antonio, TX
210-366-9600
mbofsa.com
Tire(s) changed
07/01/2015     Texas
Motor Vehicle Dept.
Humble, TX
Title #10168941690104241
Registration issued or renewed
Loan or lien reported
Passed safety inspection
Vehicle color noted as Silver
07/03/2015   122,573   Mercedes-Benz of Houston - North
Houston, TX
281-305-8970
mercedesbenzhoustonnorth.com
ercedesbenzhoustonn
orth.com
Battery/charging system checked
Brakes checked
Washed/detailed
Oil and filter changed
Tire condition and pressure checked
10/26/2015   133,471   Tom Benson Chevrolet
San Antonio, TX
210-341-3311
tombenson.com
Vehicle serviced
11/04/2015     Red McCombs Ford
San Antonio, TX
855-220-4869
saford2.com
Vehicle serviced
12/24/2015     Texas
Motor Vehicle Dept.
Humble, TX
Title #28695342359006927
Title issued or updated
Vehicle color noted as Silver
Loan or lien released
01/27/2016     Damage Report TOTAL LOSS VEHICLE
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01/27/2016     Texas
Motor Vehicle Dept.
Title or registration issued
to insurance company
01/27/2016     Texas
Motor Vehicle Dept.
San Antonio, TX
Title #29727042392090418
SALVAGE TITLE/CERTIFICATE ISSUED
Vehicle color noted as Silver
 
 

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 2/8/16 at 7:00:42 AM (EST). New data will result in a change to this report.
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.
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.
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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