Are you based in Skelmersdale and looking to scrap your car or van? Then look no further – here at Scrap Car Comparison we’ll not only help you find the best quote for scrapping your car, but we’ll also help ensure easy collection with no surprising costs.
Whether you’re in Elmer’s Green, Holland Moor, Blaguegate or surrounding areas, you can secure a top guaranteed quote with free collection, personal support and speedy payment.
Where to Scrap My Car in Skelmersdale
No matter what condition your vehicle is in, our free online scrap calculator will compare quotes from our network of over 100 trusted buyers across the UK. This means you’ll be able to work with willing dealers from all of Lancashire and beyond. We compare prices to ensure your quote is the most competitive, giving you the best deal possible for scrapping your vehicle. Once you’ve selected the quote you’d like, our friendly team will be in touch to talk you through the rest of the Scrap Car Comparison process.
Vehicle Recycling Skelmersdale
Around 95% of a modern car or van can be recycled across the automotive, building and pharmaceutical industries. Today’s scrap buyers know that almost every part in an old car has recycling potential as well as being a source for scrap metal. To find out more about vehicle recycling in Skelmersdale and further, read our guide to car recycling.
Scrap Car Collection in Skelmersdale
We pride ourselves on giving our customers access to the very best prices to scrap their cars, no matter where you’re located in the UK. If your chosen buyer isn’t in Skelmersdale or surrounding areas, we will arrange for the collection and transport of your vehicle, free of charge. If you want to find out how much your car could be worth, use our scrap value calculator and start comparing the best prices. You won’t pay a penny to use the service, but you will get the chance to donate to one of our featured charities.
Scrap My Van Skelmersdale
Prices in the scrap metal market are calculated based on a van’s weight, however the value of a van can fluctuate depending which way the market sways. The good news is that Scrap Car Comparison guarantees all quotes which means that regardless of any market fluctuations, the price which you have been quoted is the price that you will receive, guaranteed.
What Our Scrap Car Customers are Saying
We pride ourselves on the professional, friendly and efficient services we provide, from the beginning of your journey, to the very end. We always give impartial advice and provide our customers with the knowledge they need to pick the deal that’s right for them. Read what some of our customers have to say:
“Professional, reliable, clear communication, car collection and payment exactly when they said. Highly recommend ScrapCarComparison.”
Mark H – Reviews.co.uk
“Couldn’t have been better. From start to finish the transaction was smooth and clear and the people involved were friendly and helpful. Many thanks.”
Frank R – Reviews.co.uk
“I have to say I am incredibly impressed… after having a lecture from my parent about not handing my car over I was more than slightly nervous to hand over the keys. But everything has been clock work. Deposit received, car taken on time without hassle and final payment received as promised!
Great company … they do exactly as they promise!”
Charlotte G – Reviews.co.uk
What Happens To My Car?
Once you have accepted a quote for your vehicle the buyer will contact you to arrange the collection of your vehicle. What happens once your vehicle is collected will depend on the reason why the vehicle was bought. The vehicle may have been purchased to be dismantled and scrapped at an Authorised Treatment Facility (ATF), or it may have been bought for salvageable parts; in which case parts of your car will be taken apart and fixed, or used to return another vehicle to the road. This guide explains more about what happens to your scrap vehicle.
Who Picks Up The Vehicles?
When you search for quotes on Scrap Car Comparison we will scan our nationwide network of trusted buyers to find the most suitable option and competitive price for your vehicle. Our buyers are all industry experts with years of knowledge and expertise so you’re always in good hands. When you have accepted a quote we will send you the details of the company who has bought your vehicle so that you know who will be collecting it from you.
My Car is in Poor Condition, Can You Take it?
Yes! Our comparison service searches nationwide to find the best price for your vehicle no matter what the vehicle’s condition. Simply fill out the above form, making sure you include all of the information regarding your vehicle, and we’ll search our nationwide network to find the most suitable buyer for you!
Does My Car Have To Be On A Public Road?
No, however it does need to be on stable ground which is accessible for a recovery vehicle. If your car is kept elsewhere or in a particularly difficult location please ensure that we are aware so that we can advise the buyer of your vehicle to bring the right recovery equipment to retrieve it.
What Do I Need On The Day Of Collection?
On the day of collection, if you have them, you will need to provide the following:
- All sets of keys
- Photo ID – driving license or passport
- Provide your v5c (also known as a logbook)
- Any service or MOT history
I Have Taken Parts Off My Vehicle.
Removing parts off your vehicle may significantly affect the price in which you are quoted as it means your car may only be suitable for scrap, and not salvage purposes. However your vehicle will still be worth something. In order to find out what the value of your vehicle is, simply fill out the above form with your vehicle’s details and we will search our nationwide network of buyers for you to find the most suitable buyer and price for you.
How Can I Get My Insurance Reimbursed?
If your vehicle has been declared off the road and a Statutory Off Road Notification has been issued, or once your vehicle has been collected, you can cancel your insurance and if you pay your insurance annually you may be eligible for a reimbursement. In order to find out if you are eligible you will need to contact your insurer directly, ensuring you have your policy number to hand when doing so.
How Can I Get My Tax Reimbursed?
If your vehicle has been declared off the road and a Statutory Off Road Notification has been issued, or once your vehicle has been collected, you can cancel your tax and if you pay your tax annually you may be eligible for a reimbursement. Find out more in our useful guide on reclaiming tax and insurance.
When Will I Get Paid?
All payments are put through once the vehicle has been collected, so you’ll get paid the very same day. If you have any more queries on the scrapping process, read our most frequently asked questions or get in touch with us.
Other Locations Near Me
We can collect from all over the UK, no matter how far. Just get in touch with us and get the process started by getting your instant, free quote.
Here are some of our larger collection location: