Man About Car-Theft Ring
Fri Jan 9,11:03 AM
police made a bust Thursday in a large auto-theft ring, KMBC's Peggy
Thursday raided a home on 55th Street near Parallel Parkway after
an investigation that began New Year's Eve. Police took one man
(pictured, left) into custody for questioning.
Police recovered snow blades, a trailer and stripped-down cars and
trucks they believe were stolen from various parts of the metro
"We have evidence that they're stripping the cars, and may
have also been changing the VIN numbers and registering them in
Kansas City, Mo., and getting titles on them," said police
Capt. Ron Kaminski.
Officers believe only one car they recovered was stolen in Kansas
City, Kan. The rest were taken from Kansas City, Mo., and Johnson
report on VIN Number
shows the importance of running or checking VIN number
before you buy a used or even a new car (there
are some new cars that were stolen while they were being shipped
or transported) sold by questionable sellers with ads like Car
For Sale AS NEW. Some of these
cars might also be a defective or accident repaired cars which ended
up in some "used car dealers" ads which
actually are owned by private individuals trying to make big profit.
Again if a car price seems
too good to be true, make sure you run full VIN
number report on that car or if you want to be
extremely cautious you should run AutoCheck
Report on at least 5 cars sold (in the dealer's lot
or on the classified ads) by that used
car dealers. If you read car forum from different
auto makers, you will know that many people were victimized by these
so called used car dealers. And in some cases, they spent so much
money on attorney fees when they requested the dealers to give their
money back. They would save the trouble of going though all the
legal battles if they bought the VIN
Numbers check for less than $25. Each vehicle
with a AutoCheck Certified History is backed by AutoCheck's
Buyback Protection guarantee
says there are no guarantees when it comes to used cars?
the Certified History guarantee from AutoCheck,
designed to provide peace-of-mind. Here's how it works:
1. Order a AutoCheck
Vehicle History Report on any vehicle.
2. AutoCheck searches its database and provides a report instantly.
3. Upon finding no problem titles, the vehicle is automatically
eligible for the guarantee.
4. If you later discover a problem title in the vehicle's history
that was not included on the report, AutoCheck
will pay you 10 percent of the vehicle's current value up to $5,000.
Certified History guarantee provides these advantages:
Added security in a used car purchase
2. Used car sellers can use the guarantee to sell the car faster
and can transfer the guarantee to the new owner
3. The Certified History guarantee is included with the
price at no extra charge!
Number "VIN" contain a lot of important information about
your car and can tell the history of:
- Where is the vehicle produced? Country Manufactured
- What company manufactured the car? Manufacturer
- What is the vehicle type? Vehicle Type
- What are the vehicle features
- Accuracy Check Digit
- Model Year
- Production Plant
- Sequential Number
VIN number check is very important because
you can learn the history and a lot of information about a vehicle.
You can find out if a car is a lemon. First, you want to make sure
that the VIN number on the car is the same as the description of
the car. You need to check the engine compartment and all possible
places (dashboard, hood, ) for that particular model, type and year
of vehicle, make sure each of the VIN sticker match with the one
on the body.
What is a Vehicle Identification Number (VIN) ?
A car’s vehicle identification number (VIN) is the identifying
code for your SPECIFIC automobile. It is your car's fingerprint.
It sets their vehicles apart from the millions of vehicles out there.
Recently the VIN is reflected by 17 digit characters. It displays
a car’s uniqueness and manufacturer and provides a method
to trace your car from the factory to the junk yard. Your VIN can
be used to track recalls, registrations, warranty claims, thefts
and insurance coverage. If you want to know the history of your
car visit our car
vehicle identification number (VIN) service check
Visit the following links to understand more about VIN number:
and purpose - The application and the intention of VIN
number identification and recall usage.
of VIN - The start of VIN number
in the United States
Requirement - Learn how to read the code "decoder"
the Vehicle Identification Numbers
Damage - How to identify Flood damage and insurance prevention.
- Learn the terms of the VIN number
Vehicles - the motor vehicle import and the requirement
- Using VIN number to indentify theft recovery
Fact - The statististics of top 10 stolen vehicles and
10 metropolitan areas with highest level of vehicle theft
Prevention - Suggestion on the level of protection for
Requirement - All about the requirement of VIN number on a
can I find my car VIN number? -
Suggestions on places where you may find VIN number
sticker or engraving on the body parts of your car.
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