Sales enquiries: 0330 159 1111

Basic Inspection

Our basic inspection will give you a good overview of any major faults found on the vehicle with a thorough mechanical and structural check. Our vehicle inspectors, who are qualified engineers, will travel to a location of
your choice to conduct a 218 point check on the vehicle and then email you a report of any faults found.

Call our team on 0330 159 07201 to book your basic inspection today.


From only £99*

  • 218 point mechanical and structural Inspection
  • Road–test (up to 3 miles)
  • Engineer fault report sent via email


From only £189*

  • 307 point mechanical and structural inspection
  • Main functions and controls check
  • Full interior, bodywork and paint inspection
  • Road–test (up to 10 miles)
  • Engineer fault report sent via email and verbal summary


From only £239*

  • Identical checks to the comprehensive inspection plus;
  • Diagnostic check of key areas
  • Road–test (up to 20 miles)
  • Brake fluid test and analysis
  • Photos of the vehicles within the report sent via email2
  • Engineer fault report sent via email and verbal summary

* Prices depend on the age, value and model of vehicle.

Basic Inspection: From only £99*

Main Features

  • Mechanical check of major areas
  • Structural check of major areas
  • Full underbody check
  • Road-test (up to 3 miles)
  • Fault report from the engineer sent to you via email

Additional Information

The basic inspection is not available for:

  • Cars over 10 years old
  • 4X4’s
  • Modified vehicles
  • Write offs
  • 4-wheel drives
  • Convertibles

If your car is any of the above, take a look at our
Comprehensive & Advanced packages.

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An RAC Car History Check We'll check for:

  • Outstanding finance
  • Write-offs
  • Stolen
  • Scrapped
  • Plate changes
  • Import/Export
  • Mileage

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To book your inspection, call the team on 0330 159 07201
Request a callback >

The following vehicles are exempt: imports, 4x4’s, convertibles, write-offs, hybrids, vans, vehicles over 10 years old, vehicles with more than 5 seats, prestige vehicles, 4-wheel drives, LPGs, motorhomes and vehicles with more than 120,000 miles on the clock.

1 03 numbers are charged at national call rates and included in inclusive minute plans from landlines and mobiles. Calls may be monitored and/or recorded.

2 (4 x external shots, 1 x odometer shot, 1 x vehicle document shot plus shots of identified major defects)