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How can I check the service history on a used car?

How can I check the service history on a used car?

Asked on 17 October 2019 by malcolm

Answered by Dan Powell
You can get a surprising amount of information on the background of a car for free - including its MoT history, mileage and whether it has road tax. To get all this information, you simply need to enter your registration number here:

If the car has been serviced by an approved dealer for the entirety of its life you may be able to obtain the full-service history from the dealer. But they will probably charge for this service and want to see evidence that you own the car.
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