CarMax advertises that each vehicle they offer for sale must pass a rigorous 125+ point inspection. But — does that include ensuring that safety recall repairs have been performed? The answer may surprise you.
Check out this recent news report:
WFMY-TV: Consumer Groups Warn CarMax Has Misleading Ads
Bottom line: Don’t get snookered by those CarMax ads claiming that all their cars are “CarMax Quality Certified” and passed a “125+ point” inspection. Unless you don’t mind the fact it could be a certified 125+ point ticking time bomb.
Did CarMax sell you a recalled used car? CARS wants to hear your story. Here’s how to get in touch:
P.S. Even if you think your CarMax car is safe, it’s a good idea to check the manufacturer’s website for safety recalls, and enter in your car’s Vehicle Identification Number (VIN).