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Finalizing a Private Used Car Sale

You’ve done your homework and researched what type of car you want. You’ve met with the private seller, gone for a test drive , asked all the right questions and taken the car for a pre-purchase inspection. Now you’re ready to buy, so how do you go about finalizing the sale?

Each province across Canada has different regulations. We’ve compiled the…

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CARPROOF'S Guide on How to Take a Car for a Test Drive

The test drive is a crucial part of buying a used car.

Do you know what to look for?

We’ve created How to Take a Used Car for a Test Drive to provide you with everything you need to know to ensure the test drive goes safely, and smoothly. Knowing what to look for when you’re behind the wheel will help you spot any potential issues and it will help…

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How to Sell Your Car with Great Photos

Whether you’re trying to sell your car online or you’re placing a classified ad in the newspaper, a picture really can say 1,000 words about your vehicle. Listings that feature a photo get noticed more and give the potential buyer a better idea of the kind of car you’re offering.

But it’s not just as simple as taking a few quick shots – you want to…

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How to Get the Most Out of Your Fuel

The rising cost of fuel has made fuel efficiency top of mind for drivers and car buyers. Natural Resources Canada put together a Fuel Consumption Guide in 2014 to help Canadians maximize their fuel efficiency and minimize their fuel consumption.

Here are driving and maintenance tips, as compiled by Natural Resources Canada, to help you save money a…

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Why a Pre-purchase Inspection is Important

Once you’ve found the car that you think is “the one,” it’s tempting to rush through the buying process so you can get into the driver’s seat as soon as possible. But before you fully commit, there’s…

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Which CARPROOF Report is Right for Me?

When buying or selling a used car, CARPROOF reports are important in building trust between the buyer and seller, allowing the seller to establish themselves as an honest person and enabling the buyer…

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What's In a CARPROOF Report?

Depending on the type of report you select, our history reports CARPROOF vehicle include the following information:

Report Summary

  • This summary is an overview of files that CARPROOF has found on your…
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Distracted Driving Facts and Tips to Stay Focused When Driving

Distracted driving facts:

Texting and driving is a major safety issue, but distracted driving is about more than just your phone. Here are some distracted driving statistics: Distracted drivers are th…

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