Can you find out if a car is on finance?
By looking into a car’s history with an HPI Check, you can understand whether the vehicle has an outstanding loan or finance agreement against it.
If it does, and you purchase the vehicle, then you could lose both the car and the money you paid for it.
Can you check if a car has been in an accident?
To identify when a car was last taxed and whether it passed its most-recent MOT, you can use the Vehicle Enquiry service from Gov. It is also free to check if a car is insured using askMID. This service was initiated to allow motorists who had been in an accident to confirm whether the other parties have insurance.
Can you sell a car with finance owing?
If you are selling a car with finance still outstanding there are two things you must do before you can legally sell it: Inform the finance company and ask them for the “settlement figure” they’ll need from you to pay off your loan in full.
How can I check a car’s history for free?
If you want to check a vehicle’s history for free, first find its Vehicle Identification Number, or “VIN,” on the driver’s side door jamb. You can then go online and enter the VIN to get a free vehicle history report from a service like AutoCheck or CARFAX.