Car scrapping is becoming ever more popular as the recycling process grows more sophisticated and the value of scrapped cars continues to rise. That said, most drivers have never scrapped a car before, so plenty are a little confused about the process. Here’s what you can expect.
Fill Out the Forms
Filling out forms used to mean heading to offices and mailing things in, but now everything is taken care of online. Simply fill in all the relevant personal and car details, being as detailed as possible to help present an accurate overview of the vehicle. If you need any assistance, it should be possible to talk with an advisor over the phone.
Get a Quote
The purpose of filling out forms in as much detail as possible is ensuring you can be given an accurate quote. Experts will determine exactly how much your car is worth before providing a competitive quote. Keep in mind that scrap car collection should really be free – remember that you can always shop around the find the best quote available.
Arrange the Car Collection day
Once you’ve found the perfect quote, it’s time to arrange and book a time and date for collection. You’ll confirm the price at this time, and a car collection agent will visit at the appointed date to drive your car to the nearest scrapping facility. They’ll call you before setting off to take collection, and they’ll make sure you’ve been paid in full before issuing a receipt and the appropriate paperwork. Paying cash is illegal, so payments will be conducted via direct transfers.
Now your old car has been taken away to be recycled and you have its value sitting in your bank account, you get to go out and find a brand-new model!