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    free checks

    is there any way of finding out a cars history such as a hpi check for free?

    im looking to buy a car privatly and want to do a little background checking on it first

    any help would be great.

    steve

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    you can do cheap hpi checks for like 2.99
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    Personally I use the RAC one (not free), can't remember how much it is now though lol


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    you could you that text check service that on tv..

    forgot the number thou

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    Quote Originally Posted by a55tra View Post
    you could you that text check service that on tv..

    forgot the number thou
    83600

    just text the reg, tells you important details. have always done it when i got cars, instant reply, great if you are on a forecourt looking at a car.

    only costs £3
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    mytextcheck costs 3.00 plus a standard message rate.

    It's available on 83600
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    You have a text.

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    try this it does not tell you everything but its free i use rac myself a lot of the time

    http://www.freecarcheck.org/

    Also check your cars mot history and find out everything its ever failed on you will need paperwork for this one

    http://www.motinfo.gov.uk/internet/j...us-Request.jsp

    check if its got insurance

    http://www.askmid.com/ownvehicle/

    check if its got road tax etc

    http://www.taxdisc.direct.gov.uk/Evl...vent=link.next

    Thought id add these as they may come in use for people too

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