Decision Making Facts for Every Car Purchase

The Factfile vehicle report tells a used car’s whole story - past, present, and future - unlike other industry reports, which are limited to just a vehicle's past history. We analyze thousands of data points about the car including a 170-point inspection, road test, and history check, to ensure the car passes the SureSale quality standard. That’s why the Factfile™ is the most comprehensive report a used vehicle can come with.

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Factfile™ is Online and Free

The Factfile is free, and accessible online or at the dealership. When browsing online, look out for the Factfile on dealership websites and used car shopping websites including CarGurus, Cars.com and AutoTrader. When at the dealership, ask the sales associate for a printed version.

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SureSale Quality Standard

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The universal quality standard

SureSale has created the universal standard for pre-owned vehicle quality. No other company thoroughly inspects thousands of data points, including an independent inspection and history check, to ensure the quality of the car.

Independent verification

SureSale is a third party company, independent from the dealership and online sellers. With an independent verification of a pre-owned vehicle’s quality, you can trust that you have all the information you need to make an informed purchase.

Factfile™ vehicle report

Only used cars that meet the SureSale quality standard come with the Factfile. This detailed report tells you about the past, present and future conditions of your car, so you can be sure it’s a quality vehicle.

Independent 170-Point Inspection

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Road Test

Every SureSale vehicle goes through a road test where a trained automotive technician can verify the quality of the vehicle. Some of these items include engine and transmission performance as well as the braking system.

Under Vehicle

SureSale vehicles are thoroughly inspected to ensure there is no frame damage, structural damage, and the suspension is in good condition.

Under Hood

Trained automotive technicians get under the hood to check a number of items, such as fluid levels and condition, belts and hoses, and any visible fluid leaks.

Interior & Safety

Almost 50 items are checked to make sure your SureSale vehicle is in excellent condition. Items checked include all interior lights and instrumentation, seat belts, and air bags, among other items.

Tires & Wheels

Our trained technicians check the tires for abnormal wear and to ensure the tread depth requirements of SureSale are met. Any abnormal wear and tear to the rims are documented and noted.

Comprehensive Auto Check

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Junk, Salvage, Insurance Record Check

We check the title of your SureSale vehicle to ensure it isn’t a junk or salvage car, plus we check major reported accidents.

Rebuilt, Fire, Flood, or Hail Damage Check

We check the title of your SureSale vehicle to ensure it isn’t branded as “Rebuilt” and that there is no reported fire, flood, or hail damage.

Lemon Check

Don’t get stuck with a lemon! We check the title of your SureSale vehicle to ensure it isn’t branded “Lemon” so you can be sure about your purchase.

Odometer Check

Odometer fraud is a growing crime, so we investigate the title of all SureSale vehicles to ensure it doesn’t have an odometer brand.

Manufacturer Warranty & Recalls

Every SureSale vehicles get a Factfile, which reports on the availability of the manufacturer’s warranty and any outstanding recalls.

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