"Jim, to answer your Q -- here's a link. Doubtful that they have state accident data (sourced from DMVs or state police, depending on the state) from all 50 states + DC, but they likely have some kind of collision information available from some…"
"Jerry I meant to address your post as well. A couple of things:
1. This would work for people that are looking at the car, but the information needs to get to them while shopping online (which is the way that people look for cars these days)
This is the big elephant in the room that you alluded to. Incomplete damage data is causing a big headache for dealers. The insurance companies hold a significant amount of "knowable" collision information, and don't…"
"Thanks for the shoutout, Jim!
Hi Cathy Nesbit -- I believe we are preaching to the same choir, but I want to be sure people understand the difference between NMVTIS and "commercial vehicle history database"(s).
NMVTIS (National Motor…"
"Full, upfront disclosure -- I'm with instaVIN, a NMVTIS-based vehicle history reporting company. Tarry and Jim both mentioned us earlier in this thread. We agree wholeheartedly with this movement. We love dealers and want to work with you,…"
Nov 5, 2012
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