Credit Inquiries and Your Auto Loan – Inquiries will be listed on your credit report and there are two types: Hard inquiries: Those performed by lenders as a result of your application for credit. Hard inquiries can stay on your credit.
How Long Do Things Stay On Your Credit Reports? | Credit.com – In many ways, a credit report is a lot like a living thing: It grows and strengthens over time, and when something bad happens, it will eventually heal. The duration of that healing process depends on the severity of the damage. We’ll get into the nitty-gritty in a minute, but as a starting point, most negative information will remain on your credit reports for seven years with the one major.