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Looking to get the
best scrap price for your car?

Simply enter your rego and postcode to see how much your scrap car is worth!

Highly Rated 5 Stars Car Take Back
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Best Scrap Car Prices – Instantly!

Get the best price for your scrap car, instantly! There are CarTakeBack wreckers across New Zealand. We save you the time and effort of looking for a great deal to scrap your car, by instantly finding you the highest scrap car prices in your area from local wreckers.

How to get the best price for your scrap car

To get your instant scrap car quote, simply tell us your rego and your postcode. You’ll see your price on-screen straight away and we’ll guarantee it for seven days.

We buy scrap cars that are ready to be recycled, have a high mileage, are damaged, broken down or faulty – you can get a price to scrap your car no matter the condition. Arrange to have your car collected at a time to suit you, plus there’s no charge for collection!

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Sell your scrap car easily

Selling your scrap car with CarTakeBack can be done and dusted in 3 simple steps:

Number 1
Get the best price
for your scrap car

Our online quote service instantly shows you the best scrap price for your car

Number 2
Free scrap
car collection

Our local wreckers are ready to collect your car at a time to suit you

Number 3
Get cash in
your bank!

When your car has been collected our local wrecker will arrange prompt payment

CarTakeBack quotes are guaranteed for seven days, giving you time to think about it.

When you get a quote you’ll also get the option to answer some simple questions and upload photos, which if you do, could mean you get a better price for your car!

More about how it works > >

View all of our happy customer reviews

4.9/5 stars based on service ratings from our customers

Smooth service

It was a smooth trouble-free experience, the call was prompt and the driver was friendly and courteous. Finding your service online made the process of removal very simple, quick and stress-free. Many thanks!

- Ms N Fuamatu - Subaru Legacy - Auckland

Best price

Quick and easy, everything is simple and easy to understand and the price I got the best in Auckland.

- Benjamin Paparoa - Daihatsu Charade

Thank you

Awesome experience, keep up the great work... the lady on the phone and the truck driver are true assets to the team.

- C Dunn - Honda Accord - Auckland

Easy to use

The website was easy to use and gave me more confidence than I have been getting from calling phone numbers and not getting any reply. The text also gives me confidence you are not just taking information without converting that to action.

- Michael Restieaux

Trouble free

Very easy and trouble free process to get the job done.

- Daryl Ives - Honda Accord - Pukekohe


Like the convenience of getting a quote and accepting it online.

- Hannah McCoy - Mitsubishi Legnum - Christchurch

Excellent customer service!

Your Customer Service Team have excellent communication skills and were a delight, and the chap who collected my car was so lovely and so helpful.

- Ms T Miles - Subaru Legacy

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Best prices for scrap cars

The scrap value of a car is dependent on things such as the demand for metal and reusable car parts, as well as the make, model, age, weight, condition and even location.

Yours could be worth much more than average scrap price! We’ll always find you the best offer for your car from our local wreckers.

Get the best price for your scrap car

To see what your scrap car is worth, simply enter your rego and postcode.

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