Carfax Service History Check Helps Shops Increase Ticket Averages

      Carfax Service History Check Helps Shops Increase Ticket Averages

Carfax Service Network Participants Get Access to VIN-Specific Service Data

PR Newswire

ORLANDO, Fla., Feb. 9, 2013

ORLANDO, Fla., Feb. 9, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Carfax has launched a new product
that helps Carfax Service Network members improve customer service and
increase ticket averages. Carfax Service History Check gives members access to
VIN-specific maintenance details reported by over 25,000 service locations.
This valuable information is readily-available to all members through a
web-based system at


More than $60 billion in manufacturer-suggested maintenance goes unperformed
every year, according to the 2012 AASA Automotive Aftermarket Status Report.
Service History Check helps shop technicians identify unperformed maintenance
by listing all service details reported to Carfax for a specific vehicle.
Using this information, they can make better service recommendations and build
trust with customers.

"Carfax Service History Check helps shop owners tap into an enormous pool of
additional service revenue," said Jeff Ranalli, vice president of Carfax. "By
supporting their maintenance recommendations with hard data from a trusted
source, Carfax Service Network members gain both the trust of their customers
and a big advantage over their competition."

Membership to Carfax Service Network is free. Sign up at or call 888-655-5362.

About Carfax (
Carfax is the vehicle history expert for used car buyers, sellers and the
automotive industry. Carfax created the Vehicle History Report in 1986 and
maintains the largest vehicle history database ever assembled, comprising over
11 billion vehicle records from more than 44,000 sources across North America.
A Carfax® Vehicle History Report™, the most trusted resource for vehicle
history information, is an essential step in the used car buying process. To
become a Carfax Service Network Member or learn more about the Network, visit or call 888-655-5362.

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