Scrap Your Car With CarTakeBack

Are you ready to sell your car for scrap? CarTakeBack will find you the best price for your scrap car, instantly!

CarTakeBack take the hassle out of selling your scrap car by finding you the best price for it - whether your old car is ready to be recycled, used for parts, or is still roadworthy!

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Selling your scrap car is easy

It's easy to see how much cash you could get for your scrap car, just tell us your registration and postcode and you'll instantly see the scrap value of your car. It's free to get a quote and there's no obligation, plus your scrap car quote is valid for seven days, giving you time to think it over if you need to.

You'll have the choice of having your car collected or dropping your car off at a local CarTakeBack wrecker. Plus our customer services team is on hand to look after you and answer any questions you might have about scrapping your car.

At CarTakeBack, selling your scrap car is done and dusted in just 3 easy steps:

1) Get a free, instant car quote.

2) Arrange free car collection, or drop it off locally.

3) We pay you to sell your scrap car.

Why scrap my car with CarTakeBack?

Instant scrap car prices

Just enter your car registration and postcode into our online form to instantly see how much your scrap car is worth. No need for an inspection of your car and you don't have to wait for a phone call or email for a valuation, you'll see the price instantly on screen. Plus, your scrap car quote is guaranteed for seven days. You can also call our Customer Services Team to get an instant quote.

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Local car wreckers

CarTakeBack wreckers in New Zealand compete to give you the best price for your scrap car, so you’ll see the highest valuation on offer. Plus, that means there’s no need to phone wreckers to get a valuation – we make selling your scrap car easy.

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Free scrap car collection

Once you've accepted a price for your scrap car, we’ll arrange to collect your car at a time and place that suits you. Perfect if you’re short on time, or your car isn't roadworthy.

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Local drop-off

If you'd prefer, you can choose to drop your car off at your local CarTakeBack wrecker, just bring along your quote reference number to confirm the price.

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Scrap car recycling

CarTakeBack offers a responsible car recycling service – our wreckers aim to reuse and recycle as much of the scrap cars as possible. Using the latest methods to remove any hazardous materials from the scrap car and disposing of them in a safe way.

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Thousands of happy customers!

Join thousands of happy customers when you choose CarTakeBack, if you nee dhelp to arrange to scrap your car, our lovely Customer Services Team are only a call away!

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If you still have questions, you can find all of the answers in the following categories:

About your quote About your Car Having your car collected Dropping your car off Getting paid Help with the paperwork About CarTakeBack

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