Frequently Asked Questions
We get a lot of questions from our customers and we have complied a list of the most common question on this page.
No matter where your car is collected from its totally free.
Lots of times SCL Scrap my car are asked can you collect today and the answer is yes. SCL understand your insurance may need to be moved to the new car ASAP, or you need the money to buy a new car. For these reasons and more, SCL offer a same day collection to help you get the car moved efficiently and as quickly as possible.
You can be sure that SCL Scrap my car offer the best prices for your car. The value of a scrap vehicle depends on many different factors, including age, weight and engine type – but don’t worry! SCL are specialist recyclers who will always make sure you get the best price for your car – hassle free! To find out how much your car is worth, fill in the online form above or call one of the operators for a quote.
The car is paid for on collection by the driver.
Yes we do ! SCL collect from service stations, motorways, country lanes etc. and we can help YOU!
Don’t worry the car can still be scrapped without a car key. All you need to do is be with the car and show photo ID.
If you’ve lost your V5 registration document, (log book) sometimes referred to as a title, you can still sell your car for scrap, but you’ll need to inform the DVLA by post after your car’s been successfully scrapped with certain details of the transaction. SCL can provide the Certificate of Destruction to give to the DVLA
SCL Scrap my car are happy to help with the paperwork. There are three ways of transferring the ownership of your scrap vehicle to SCL.
- If you are selling your car to a motor trader (scrap man), fill out the yellow slip called the V5C/3 (The yellow part of the logbook)
- Use this link Scrap a car online with the DVLA, all you need for this is the car registration and document reference number.
- If you don’t have the log book, SCL will issue you the Certificate of Destruction, so you can notify the DVLA that you no longer have the vehicle.
We provide in-depth articles on this site that detail what goes on during the scrapping process. We suggest starting off with the life of a scrap car guide. It’s easy to understand and details the process.
Weight is a major deciding factor when it comes to the value of a scrap car. You’re being paid for the recycled metals of your vehicle so this weight will play a big role in determining the payment you receive.
The worth of your car is not a fixed figure. The metals used in its construction each have their own value and like other resources, these prices change based on both supply-demand balances as well changes to currency values throughout the world market.
Because of this fluctuation, a fixed price per ton for your scrap car won’t be advertised on an ATF’s website. Contacting them directly with the details of your vehicle is the best approach, and you should get quotes to compare. Before accepting, ensure you receive a guaranteed price from your chosen scrap dealer so no deductions can be made later.
If you know the specific make of vehicle you’re seeking scrap, Scrap my car Liverpool can help you! From BMW to Volvo, we can give you the best prices and free collection for your scrap car. Simply find the manufacturer of your vehicle in our index and click to get the best price.
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No matter where your car is collected from in the North West, North East, or North Wales, its totally free. Your trusted hassle-free scrap car specialist at your service. Call us today!