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UK car history check providers, see what they check, what they charge and who's checking for who!

My Car Check | HPI Check | AutoCheck - Vehicle Check | AA Car Data Check | RAC Car passport check

Buying a used can be an anxious experience but performing car history check will take some of that anxiety away and with 1 in 3 cars checked returning some form of adverse hidden history it is essential to perform a car history check before you buy, so don't get caught! check before you buy!
Car check providers need access to various databases to perform a comprehensive car history check. They include the Motor Insurers Bureau(MIB), Police National Computer(PNC), National Mileage Register(NMR), Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders (SMMT), The Retail Motor Industry Federation (RMI) and various Financial Services Authority(FSA)approved databases. The databases are exspensive to maintain, that is why there is a charge for a car check, so do beware of sites offering free car checks as they will not have access to the necessary information and will only be able to give vehicle indentification data. DVLA(Driver and Vehicle Licensing Agency) only supplies information to certain companies for consumer protection and anti-fraud purposes. The car check providers listed here have licensed access to DVLA records to provide a vehicle checking service for the public and motor trade.
Providers listed below can perform a history check on any UK registered vehicle instantly online from its registration number.

My Car Check
My Car Check offer three car history check options Classic, Gold and Platinum offering excellent value from a fast, easy to use site... Go for a Gold or Platinum option which include an outstanding finance check as well as other important elements!
HPI
Elements highlighted red are NOT included
My Car Check
Classic Check £1.99
My Car Check
Gold Check £9.95
My Car Check
Platinum Check £14.95
HPI multi
3 for £29.97

instant car check
3 check options offered
£2.95 - £4.99 - £9.99
Instant car check offer three check options from a fast, easy to use site. You pay extra to include outstanding finance and mileage check elements on all three check options
autotrader
Single check £19.99
Multi check 5 for £24.99
VehicleCheck is AutoTraders history check brand and is supplied by Experian. Experian use to offer their own check, known as Autocheck, now no longer available direct.
AA data check
Single check £19.99
Multi check 3 for £29.97
AA Car Data Checks are provided by HPI Limited. HPI is a Solera Company, Solera the No. 1 global provider of software to the automobile claims processing industry
RAC car check
Single check £14.99
No Multi check discount
The RAC's car passport is for buyers and sellers is provided by Experian, the Uk's number 1 credit monitoring service, along with Autocheck there vehicle history data.
*Please note vehicle history check providers may change the content and prices of their services without notice*

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