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CARPROOF Used Car Value Guide

How much is my car worth?

Anyone who has ever bought or sold a used car has probably wondered – what’s my car really worth? This information helps sellers set a competitive asking price, and allows buyers to confidently negotiate their purchase. Every used car is unique – and their values are unique too. Just because two cars of the same ye...

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CARPROOF Car Tire Guide

How much do you know about car tires? You know it’s important to have them, but do you know if you should switch them out when the seasons change? Do you know the difference between the main types of tires? How about your pressure – do you know how that impacts the way your car handles?

Here are the most popular types of tires:

All-season tire...

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Pothole Season – Prevent Vehicle Damage from Potholes

Welcome to spring! The snow melts, the ice disappears … we take off our winter tires, put away our parkas… it’s a wonderful season! But while spring may mean April showers and May flowers, it is also a frustrating time of year for drivers – pothole season! As vehicle owners, we groan when we think about hitting one of those nasty suckers, a...

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DIY Tire Inspections – How to Check Tire Tread, Tire Pressure and More!

Tire inspections are important for used car shoppers, but they’re also important for drivers that want to be sure their vehicles are safe for the open road.

Tires are an important (and expensive) part of your car, and no one wants to be surprised by having to replace their tires just a few months after buying their ‘new-to-you’ ride. Before...

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Tips to Drive Safely on Icy Roads

While many Canadians are used to long, cold winters, most will cringe to the thought of driving in extreme wintery conditions. Driving in snow or on ice is something most Canadian drivers will face at...

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What is a Lien?

When you’re shopping for a used car, it’s important that you check the vehicle for an outstanding lien. Statistically, it’s pretty common for a car to have a lien – 37 percent of vehicles sear...

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What You Need to Know About Your VIN

Your vehicle’s VIN (vehicle identification number) is what sets it apart from other vehicles and it includes important information about the appearance of your car as well as its origins. The VIN...

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CARPROOF's Guide on the 10 Question to Ask Before You Buy a Used Car

Not sure which questions you should ask a private car seller? Check out our must-ask list!

We’ve created 10 Questions to Ask a Private Used Car Seller so you know the important questions you need...

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