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Want to buy a used car but HPI check shows outstanding finance

I am looking to buy a Honda CR-V through a nationwide dealer. Last week I found one that looks good value. However, the HPI check shows it as having outstanding finance. Should I look for another car or question the dealer as to why the car has failed its HPI check?

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It's probably showing outstanding finance because the finance has not yet been cleared. So you want a guarantee that it will be if you buy it. This often happens on termination of a previous HP, PCP or lease. It can take a while for the settlement to be registered.
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