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    Never buy a used car without checking its history first

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    What is a vehicle check and why do I need one?

    Why should I do a vehicle check?

    1 in 4 vehicles have a hidden history. Vehicle checks, also known as car reg checks or vehicle provenance checks, reveal details about a vehicle's background that the seller might not know or not want to tell you.

    Outstanding finance?

    1 in 4 of the 30 million cars on UK roads have outstanding finance, also known as debt: HP, lease, PCP or bill of sale. They are usually owned by the finance company, not the driver, and can be repossessed. It is therefore vital to check the finance status.

    Stolen?

    Is a vehicle listed as stolen? This is probably our most valuable check because buying a stolen car is a nightmare. You will be stopped by the police and then left massively out of pocket when they seize 'your' new car.

    Written off?

    It is essential to establish if a car has been involved in a serious crash. Leaving the safety aspect aside, previous write-offs should generally cost a lot less than a like-for-like non-accident damaged vehicle.

    Always check before you buy

    Buying a car is a big deal. Our vehicle checks reveal a vehicle's history, enabling you to make a more informed decision.

    Get facts you can trust

    We hold data from the Police, DVLA and finance and insurance firms. Why risk buying without knowing the facts?

    Choose your peace of mind from our range of vehicle checks:

    Factsheet Get started
    No checks & limited data. Great for getting initial vehicle information. Free
    • Outstanding Financeclose
    • £30k Data Guaranteeclose
    • Stolenclose
    • Exportedclose
    • Write-Offclose
    • Scrappedclose
    • Vehicle Detailscheck
    • Valuationcheck
    • MOT Status & Historycheck
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    Basic Great Value
    Key checks & data. Great for short-listing multiple vehicles before viewing. £1.99 Price quoted is inclusive of VAT.
    • Outstanding Financeclose
    • £30k Data Guaranteeclose
    • Stolencheck
    • Exportedcheck
    • Write-Offcheck
    • Scrappedcheck
    • Vehicle Detailscheck
    • Valuationcheck
    • MOT Status & Historycheck
    View all features
    Comprehensive Recommended
    Comprehensive checks & data. Finance data & guarantee included. £9.99 Price quoted is inclusive of VAT.
    • Outstanding Financecheck
    • £30k Data Guaranteecheck
    • Stolencheck
    • Exportedcheck
    • Write-Offcheck
    • Scrappedcheck
    • Vehicle Detailscheck
    • Valuationcheck
    • MOT Status & Historycheck
    View all features