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Odometer fraud continues to be a serious crime and a car buyer fraud issue. This crime allows thousands of cars to be sold (with false odometer reading) every year by milking American vehicle buyers. Odometer fraud is very popular nowadays, that’s why it’s advisable to check it, before buying a vehicle. However it’s also necessary to mention that it’s very difficult to detect the fraud. In the case of standard odometers the numbers should be aligned evenly. If numbers aren’t aligned evenly on the dashboard, it speaks about a possible odometer tampering. During this wide spread type of a dealer fraud the odometer is rolled back, modified or reset/replaced …