Scrap My Car Colchester
Car scrapping is a great way to get rid of an end of life vehicle. There may come a time when you say “I need to scrap my car in Colchester” when it doesn’t start or fails its Mot. We buy any scrap car & give you a free scrap car quote that’s valid for seven days, so you know you’re getting the best price for it. Plus, we offer free scrap car collection throughout Colchester, so it’s easy and convenient to get rid of your old car.
Simply enter your registration number and postcode on our website to get started. Our scrap car dealers will scrap your motor car for you in no time at all!
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Car Scrapping in Colchester?
Do you need to scrap a car? Well,that what our scrap yard do. We offer a quick and easy way of getting it done in no time. The process is super easy – just follow these steps:
Request a quote online
If you’re looking for a car scrapper in Colchester, then you’ve come to the right place. We provide an unbeatable instant cash price for scrap cars, based on just a few car details. Our innovative way of working means that we can return the best price for your vehicle in next to no time.
Arrange for us to collect your car
We offer a free scrap car collection service throughout the Colchester area, meaning you don’t have to deliver your vehicle to us. Simply select a collection time that suits you and take advantage of our free car collection service from any location. We know that many cars sold for scrap aren’t roadworthy, so our service includes having vehicle collection at no extra cost.
Once we have arranged to collect your unwanted car, we’ll pay you the agreed scrap car price on the spot. We don’t haggle or try to knock you down. We value our reputation and always pay the best scrap car prices in Essex. So if you’re looking to scrap a car, give us a call today and we’ll give you the best scrap car quote.
Our goal is to maximize the price for all models and makes
Our scrap vehicle collectors in Colchester can maximize your payout for any model and make of car.
Finding the best price for scrapping a car in Colchester.
Looking for car scrappers in Colchester? You’ll want to find the best price for your vehicle, and the best deal that offers free collection.
There are a few things to keep in mind when searching for a scrap car buyer in Colchester. First, research prices online to get an idea of what your automobile is worth.
Then, look for a buyer who offers free collection – this will save you time and money. Finally, be sure to get a written agreement from the buyer before scrapping your car.
This will protect you from any potential scams or hidden fees. With a little bit of research, you will find that we are a reputable buyer who offers the best price for your scrap car.
Car Scrapping in an Eco-Friendly Manner?
As an Authorized Treatment Facility, we are experts in the recycling and reuse of cars. Whether we break the car for parts or just de-pollute, you can be sure that if you use us, it will be the best decision you make.
We have a team of highly trained staff who will make sure that your vehicle is recycled in the most environmentally friendly way possible. We also have a no-obligation quotation service so you can be sure that you are getting the best price for your scrap car.
So why not give us a call today and see how we can help you recycle your vehicle in a way that is good for the environment?
Types of scrap car we recycle in Colchester
At Scrap car kings, we understand that people sometimes need to get rid of their cars quickly and efficiently. That’s why we offer free quotes and arrange collection for all kinds of scrap vehicles.
We have collected and processed over 5,000 cars from a variety of sources over the last year, including individuals, local government bodies, the DVLA, insurance companies, businesses, and the motor trade.
So if you have an unwanted vehicle taking up space on your driveway or in your garage, don’t hesitate to contact us today for a fair price. We’re always happy to help.
Below are examples of cars we scrap
- Cars that aren’t running
- MOT failure
- salvage or junk cars
- Rental cars
- Insurance write-offs
- Accident-damaged vehicles
- Trade-in cars
- Faulty Cars
- Old Cars
Scrap my car in Colchester faq’s
When you’re looking to scrap your car, you may have questions. These are some of the questions we’ve answered for our Colchester car scrap customers.
Would you be able to pay me cash for my scrap car?
All of our payments are made via bank transfer. Due to the Scrap Metal Dealers Act 2013, we are not able to make cash payments.
We will pay by instant bank payment once the driver arrives to collect the car and the payment clears immediately BEFORE the vehicle is taken away.
We will wait until you have received it before the driver leaves with the vehicle. You will receive a receipt from the driver when the V5 is stamped for you to send to the DVLA.
How do I get my tax back after scrapping my car?
Scrap my car removal is a professional service that takes away unwanted vehicles typically for recycling.
The car registration must be surrendered to the vehicle recycler & the vehicle tax will be refunded once the DVLA are notified. If you have a Direct Debit in place for your vehicle tax, this will be automatically cancelled by the DVLA and any full months paid for which have not been used will be refunded.
A cheque will be issued and made payable to the registered keeper of the vehicle. If you own the car but you are not the registered keeper, you can write or contact the DVLA with proof of your ownership, such as a bill of sale.
In this instance, provide your name, address and car registration number. You should also mention that you would like the car tax refund sent to your address.
What should I fill out on the V5C?
When you sell a car to a scrap yard or dismantler, you will need to fill out section 9 of the V5C log book document. This is the yellow part on the 3rd page of the booklet.
The information that needs to be filled out on this form includes: your name and address, the name and address of the buyer, the date of the sale, a description of the vehicle, the vehicle registration number, and the odometer reading.
Our collection partner will be happy to help you with any questions you have about filling out this form.
Can i scrap if I’ve lost my V5C or keys?
That’s fine! It is quite common to lose your V5C. The DVLA will need to be notified in writing, and you will need to prove that you own the car.
Do you provide a certificate of destruction
We will also give you a certificate of destruction. only authorised centres are able to provide this. The certificate provides evidence the vehicle has been taken off of the road and scrapped.
Without this document you could potentially still be liable for insurance or road tax. We are an authorised centre and can provide you with the certificate of destruction for your vehicle.
Car scrapping near me
Our scrap yard in essex is one of the leading scrap vehicle recycle companies in Essex & London, picking up anything and everything from cars to bikes. Our larger collection areas in Essex includes.
Car scrap yard Chelmsford
Car scrap yard Basildon
Car scrap yard Braintree
Car scrap yard Harlow
Car scrap yard Epping
Car scrap yard Clacton