Buying or selling a used car?
Avoid costly hidden problems and drive away with confidence by using the reports that millions of Canadians trust.
Get the detailed vehicle history report when you are buying or selling a used car.
We have run over 21,000,000 vehicle history reports.
Here’s what they can tell you:
Previous damage can impact the value and safety of a vehicle, especially if it hasn’t been repaired properly. CARFAX Canada can tell you about any damage from a hail storm to a total loss, providing third-party validation of the vehicle’s history. Whether you’re a transparent seller or a savvy buyer, we help you buy and sell with confidence.
Total damage found by CARFAX Canada to date: $12.2 Billion.
A lien is basically a loan, and if a vehicle has a lien on it, the new owner could find themselves responsible for the previous owner’s debt. CARFAX Canada can help ensure there are no registered liens before you buy or sell your next vehicle.
45% of vehicles run by CARFAX Canada have a lien registered against them.
Unfixed safety recalls
An estimated 1 in 5 Canadian vehicles have an unfixed safety recall, meaning they’ve been deemed unsafe to drive by their own manufacturer. Whether you’re buying or selling, it’s important to know that the vehicle’s safe. CARFAX Canada can help you find out.
1 in 5 vehicles registered in Canada have an unfixed safety recall.
Used Car Value
As Canada’s most trusted source of automotive data, CARFAX Canada provides a used vehicle price range and an average based on sales of similar models in your area. Whether you’re a seller looking to set a competitive asking price, or a buyer wanting assurance the vehicle is priced fairly, CARFAX Canada’s Value Range is the best way to give you peace of mind when buying or selling.
"Through CARFAX Canada, we found out that the vehicle we were looking at had 2 accidents. It was great info that we used to have our 3rd party mechanic look at the car and make sure that the accidents did not cause any serious damage."
Marc-Andre from Ontario
"Although the seller of the vehicle told me there were no accidents, a CARFAX Canada report just gave me the peace of mind to continue with the purchase. A small amount to pay when looking at the big picture!"
Cheryl from Ontario
"It’s nice to know that there is a way to verify the history of the vehicle before investing a big chunk of money, to avoid waking up to have your car taken from you because there was a lien on the vehicle."
Antonio from Québec
"Car was sold in minutes of the buyer reading the CARFAX Canada report. All the information they wanted was right there."
Raymond from B.C.
"First time I have done something like this and it was worth every penny. I am so happy and at ease with my new car purchase. Thanks CARFAX Canada."
Aimee from Alberta
"Having a CARFAX Canada report to present to a potential buyer gives you, the seller, an edge. It is very important to trust the other person when buying a used vehicle. Having a CARFAX Canada history report shows that you are not hiding anything."
Yoka from Alberta