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Free Car History Check

Make sure the car you are buying is not stolen, written-off or has any outstanding finance. Unlock the car’s hidden past now.

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Allan Law
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Gave the info required prior to a car purchase and thankfully I did as the car was previosuly written off. Always HPI used cars.
Jordan Taylor
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Very Cheap pricing and what I needed from basic check to ensure a car bought without a V5 wasnt stolen etc.... Thanks very much.
Victoria Mitchell
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It helped me a lot nearly bought 3 times accident car and the owner didn't tell me about it..highly recommended.
Neil Bant
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Great are reviews. I started with the basic one and upgraded to the full review. I would recommend the full review. My check revealed outstanding finance on the car i was purchasing.
Malcolm Hughes
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Quick response all basic questions cover everything accept stolen report and accident history great value.
Terrythejeweller
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By purchasing a report , it saved me from buying a write off with mileage discrepancies .
Sirhiggy
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Was much cheaper than other sites or services. Highlight to me that their was outstanding finance on the car I was looking to buy. Worth paying for a full check.
P Cooper
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Instant and comprehensive information. It saved me buying a vehicle that had issues with its mileage.
Marcwatters
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Provided us with really useful information for the purchase of our car giving us more confidence during the process. Vehicle valuation was quite accurate.
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Complete Free car history check - Effortless and Instant

Revealing your car’s hidden past just got easier with The Auto Expert’s free car history check. 

We at The Auto Experts clearly understand how daunting it is when it comes to second-hand vehicle purchases. Nobody wants to end up buying a stolen, written-off or scrapped car. Some sellers can easily camouflage the shortcomings of a used car.

By mere external check, it’s practically impossible to uncover the car’s past. That’s where a car history check comes in handy. It’s simple yet highly recommended!

Our car history check report will provide you with vital information about your car’s hidden past so that you can confirm the same with the seller before taking any decision.

Raising the standards of car history checks

  • Instant report with precision
  • 5-star data quality and accuracy
  • 100% customer satisfaction

Want to know when vehicle history check began for the first time in the UK?

Dating back to the year in 1938, HPI (Hire Purchase Information), the first-ever vehicle history checking firm, was founded. Since then, HPI check has pioneered in providing car history checks, car valuations and more.

Why is a car history check an important step before buying a used car?

Buying a car is a considerable investment. Make no mistake by buying a car blindly and not researching enough. Getting lured by the colour or features of the car is a common mistake that most of us make. Let that not happen to you. Spend your money wisely with a comprehensive car history check. It hardly takes a few seconds to run a vehicle history check at The Auto Experts. So do it now and get your peace of mind instantly!

How to get a free vehicle history check report?

It’s Simple And Free! Now buy a car that is thoroughly checked with The Auto Expert’s free car history check.

All you have to do is enter the registration number and get instant access to a full-detailed car history report, right there on your screen.

From the MOT history, CO2 emission details, insurance data to the total running cost and more, our comprehensive car history check will let you have all these information completely free of cost.

See what’s included in our full car history check report

1. Outstanding Finance Check

It is important to check that the car you buy should not have any outstanding finance, which means that the seller still has to pay off the debt but sells it. Our report will help you find this so that you don’t buy someone else’s car along with their debt! Read More...

2. Keeper’s History Check

You don’t want a car that has numerous owners. Because having too many previous owners puts your cars in a lot of damages and care. This can affect the long-term performance of the car. Read More...

3. Police Stolen Check

Selling stolen vehicles has become a matter of concern. Buying a stolen car means losing your car without any compensation for the money spent. By conducting a car history check, you can get all the details including the date of the theft date. Read More...

4. Car Write-off Check

A car that has been written off by the insurance company is unsafe to drive and requires a great number of repairs to be done before driving. Insurance companies declare a car to be a “write-off vehicle” only if it is not worth mending. We would never recommend buying a used car without a written-off check. Read More...

5. Number Plate Change

Fraudsters may change the number plate and numbers, if the car has some hidden issues such as being stolen, etc. So when you opt for a used car, it becomes highly vital to get your car history checked. It lets you know the number of times the number plate was changed to confirm this with the seller. Read More...

6. Car Mileage History Check

Save yourself from mileage discrepancies which can be risky. As high mileage means high chances of wear and tear. By tampering with the mileage, sellers can put your life in danger. So it is vital that you conduct a quick mileage discrepancy check with us. It is also a great alternative to the strenuous and manual mileage history checking through the MOT records. Read More...

7. DVLA Scrapped Car Check

Buying a scrapped car will lead you to a grave of problems. It is impossible to insure the car, and it isn’t roadworthy to drive such vehicles. Let’s ensure you don’t fall into such traps. Do an easy and quick check if a car is scrapped or not with our all-inclusive car history checking service. Read More...

8. Car Valuation

Before buying a car it is essential that you stay informed of its value. Our car valuation will tell how much the car is worth by comparing the make and model with the current market price value and other vital factors such as mileage and depreciation. Read More...

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It is important to check that the car you buy should not have any outstanding finance, which means that the seller still has to pay off the debt but decides to sells it. Our report will help you find this so that you don’t buy someone else’s car along with their debt! Read More…
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Selling stolen vehicles has become a matter of concern. Buying a stolen car means losing your car without any compensation for the money spent. By conducting a car history check, you can get all the details including the date of the theft. Read More…
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Fraudsters may change the number plate and numbers, if the car has some hidden issues such as being stolen, etc. So when you opt for a used car, it becomes highly vital to get your car history checked. It lets you know the number of times the number plate was changed so that you can confirm this with the seller. Read More…
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Buying a scrapped car will lead you to a grave of problems. Not only is it impossible to insure the car but also it isn’t roadworthy to drive such cars. Let’s ensure you don’t fall into such traps. Do an easy and quick check to know if a car is scrapped or not with our all-inclusive car history checking service.  Read More…
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You don’t want a car that has numerous owners. Because having too many previous owners has a chance of having many damages and maintenance issues for your car. This can affect the long-term performance of the car.  Read More…
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A car that has been written off by the insurance company is unsafe to drive and requires a great number of repairs to be done before taking it on the road. Insurance companies declare a car to be a “write-off vehicle” only if it is not worth mending. We would never recommend buying a used car without a written-off check. Read More…
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Save yourself from mileage discrepancies which can be risky. As high mileage means high chances of wear and tear. By tampering with the mileage, sellers can put your life in danger. So you must conduct a quick mileage discrepancy check with us. It is also a great alternative to the strenuous and manual mileage history checking through the MOT records.  Read More…
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Before buying a car, you must stay informed of its value. Our car valuation will tell how much the car is worth by comparing the make and model with the current market price value and other vital factors such as mileage and depreciation. Read More…

FAQ

Go to our free car history check page. Enter the VRM and other required information to view your report. You will get your free vehicle history report in a matter of a few seconds.

No. You can only check the MOT service history of any car online at The Auto Experts for free. It’s quick and straightforward. If you would like to know the car’s service history you should contact the previous keeper (for service booklet) or the manufacturer as they would have
maintained in their records.

Unfortunately, that is not possible. We can only provide the car history report of vehicles registered with DVLA.

Surely! Tap on our car history check. With minimal information, you can get an equally accurate car history check report instantly for Free!

Almost instantly! Upon entering the required information and completing of payment you will get the report on your screen in less than 60 seconds. We also email you the same for future reference.
When you sell a vehicle with outstanding finance, the vehicle’s ownership actually belongs to that finance company. And you are not recommended to sell it to anyone before the finance is paid off.