Here at Scrap Car Comparison, we can help you find the best price for your car or van across Taunton and Somerset. With our free online scrap calculator, you can compare prices from our extensive network of trusted buyers and snap up the best deal. Whether you’re in Lambrook, Sherford, North Town or surrounding areas, you can be sure to find the best deal with free collection, personal support and same-day payment.
All of our experienced buyers are fully checked to ensure they deliver the best customer service and make the process run smoothly. Plus, you can rest assured knowing there will be no hidden costs or unexpected extras, just scrappage made simple! You’ll also get the chance to donate to one of your favourite charities.
Where to Scrap My Car in Taunton
The best deal for your car isn’t always found at the most local dealer or buyer. But, if you’re selling your scrap car in Taunton and sell it with Scrap Car Comparison, that won’t be a problem at all. We compare prices to ensure that the prices you’re quoted are the most competitive, so you can get the best deal possible. We hold our scrap car buyers to the highest standards, regularly screening their service to ensure that only the most trusted and reliable buyers are available on our website.
Vehicle Recycling Taunton
Scrap Car Comparison can arrange your vehicle to be collected for a modern and environmentally friendly recycling process. Details of the current standard procedures for the dismantling, depollution and breakup of scrap cars and vans are available in our article on car recycling. For easy disposal of your end-of-life car or van by a properly licensed dealer, we’re the ideal choice – complete our online form to receive a choice of quotes now.
Scrap Car Collection in Taunton
Wherever you are in Somerset, we’ll collect your vehicle completely free of charge with no extra costs along the way. We’ll collect your vehicle on a day and time that suits you best, plus give you a hand with all of the paperwork. Scrapping is simple and convenient, however we appreciate that getting rid of a vehicle can be stressful, especially if it’s been in the family for a long time, but our friendly team will make you feel comfortable, guide you through the process and answer any queries you may have along the way.
Scrap My Van Taunton
Prices in the scrap metal market are calculated based on a van’s weight – usually per ton. However, the value of scrap metal can fluctuate depending on how the market is performing, which will directly affect the quote you’re offered. With Scrap Car Comparison, we guarantee all of our quotes for 24 hours, so while you make up your mind, you can rest assured that your quote is safe.
We scrap vans in a similar way to scrapping cars, and your van will be collected free of charge and on a day and time that suits you. We’ll quote your van regardless of it’s condition too! Get your free, personalised van quote, or speak to one of our expert advisors to find out more.
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:
“Excellent service and were kept updated with everything from the price to when the car was picked up. Extremely pleased with the courtesy and politeness shown to me at all times. Thank you.”
Julie F – Reviews.co.uk
“10/10 for everything, would highly recommend. Quick, simple & easy. I got a quote yesterday and today my car was picked up. Just needed to have over the documents for the vehicle and it was done. Quote guaranteed and was paid in full same day as collection.”
Ayden C – Reviews.co.uk
“Very helpful and very professional would recommend them to anybody in the same situation as I was in thank you very much”
Peter S – Reviews.co.uk
Scrap Yard FAQs
How Much is My Vehicle Worth?
The factors which make up a vehicle’s worth are constantly changing, which means that the value of any given vehicle fluctuates and is never fixed for very long. As part of our service we guarantee all of our quotes for 24 hours regardless of any market fluctuations. To see what your vehicle is worth simply complete the form above for a free, instant quote.
How Can I Donate To Charity?
The ‘Donate A Car’ scheme allows you to get rid of your old, damaged or unwanted vehicle and give the profit you make to one of our chosen charity partners. You can choose to donate all, or some of the profits which all go towards a fantastic cause. Donating a car to charity also enables you to avoid the hassle of selling your car on yourself. Here are some amazing reasons why you should donate a car.
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.
What Days Do You Collect?
Due to the expansive network of buyers we have, there are no set working hours for collection as each company differs from one another. All of the buyers on our network endeavor to retrieve a vehicle at a time which is mutually convenient so if you have particular requirements or limitations be sure to let the buyer of your vehicle know.
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.
I Have Taken Parts Off My Vehicle, Can You Still Scrap?
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.
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 Don’t Have The Keys For My Car?
That’s ok, however if you don’t have the vehicle’s car keys please ensure that you let us know at the initial quote stage so that we can ensure the buyers we find for you have the correct recovery equipment to retrieve your vehicle. Find out more on scrapping without keys in our helpful guide.
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: