A car report helps you know the complete maintenance and performance of the vehicle. Once you are able to decipher the codes you will be able to see how many times the vehicle has undergone repairs. The Source will also tell you the number of servicing done and when the last servicing was done. It will give you a detailed analysis of the number of parts that have been changed in the vehicle. It will also tell you the number of parts that need to be replaced. It will give you the estimated battery life based on the current condition and it will also give you the estimated mileage based on the engine performance, past history and current condition of the parts of the vehicle.
The VIN will also give you an analysis of the tires on the vehicle and it will help you realize how long each tire would last and what would be their performance in slippery or wet conditions. Once you have all this information you can decide whether you want to purchase the vehicle or not. A VIN helps you make a decision by yourself and not based on someone else.
The report will also tell you the history with regards to the maintenance of the vehicle. This means that it will tell you how many servicing’s have been completed for the vehicle and when was the last time that it was serviced. The VIN report will also inform you with regards to what was wrong with the engine and how many times it has been repaired. Once you have this information you will be able to either choose to look for another vehicle based on the report or negotiate a lower price with the dealer considering there is minimal work required with the vehicle. The VIN reports puts you in charge and the seller no longer can sell you anything that he wants.