Used car pre-purchase inspections

Buy a used car with confidence. Book a vetted mechanic to carry out a 118-point mechanical inspection at the seller's location, starting from only £74.

  • Vetted mobile mechanics
  • Save up to 50%
  • Fast online booking
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    Don't buy a lemon. We'll let you know if the car has any problems.

  • It's quick

    We offer next day inspections so you can get booked in quickly.

  • Get a report

    You'll receive a comprehensive inspection report into your inbox.

Protect yourself from unexpected repair costs

The Citizen's Advice Bureau received 84,000 complaints from used car buyers in the past year. They recommend protecting yourself by having it checked by a mechanic before you buy it.

Our Pre-purchase inspections cost just £73.60-£105.60, a saving of up to £90 when compared to the AA and RAC (AA: £142 - £162, RAC £149 - £163*).

*Prices of AA Basic and RAC Essentials inspections for non-members November 2014.
See our 118-point inspection checklist

"Lyndsey spent £1,600 on a second hand car from her local garage which soon began stopping in the middle of the road."

Rick Kelsey , BBC Newsbeat

Book a pre-purchase inspection today

  • Vetted mobile mechanics
  • Save up to 50%
  • Fast online booking