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Contrary to popular belief, digital odometers can be rolled back.
On the digital odometer, a flash chip called an EEPROM will store the current mileage reading of a vehicle.
Rolling back the chip is a matter of removing the chip and reprogramming it. Fortunately, CarFax.com maintains an accurate vehicle report on the vast majority of cars. A vehicle history report is generated when the following actions transpire:
The transfer of the title
Inspections of the car
As a result, be sure to conduct a vehicle report from CARFAX to determine of the mileage event shown corroborates the current mileage.