Sell Your Scrap Car with CarTakeBack

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Are you looking for advice about how to sell your scrap car? CarTakeBack are a network of scrap car recycling centres across Australia, we can help you sell your scrap car, easily!

We buy scrap cars in any condition, of any age and mileage

You can still sell your car, even if it doesn't start! No matter how old your car is - or the condition the car is in - whether your car has been damaged, or it's ready to scrap and be recycled - we’ll find you the best price to scrap your car with CarTakeBack.

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

  • Get a free, instant car quote.
  • Arrange free car collection, or drop it off locally.
  • Get paid for your scrap car!

It’s as simple as that!

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Why scrap my car with CarTakeBack?

Here are just a few reasons:

Instant scrap car prices

Just enter the details and location of your car online, and you’ll instantly see how much your scrap car is worth. No need to wait for a callback or email, you'll see the price instantly on screen. Plus, your quote is guaranteed for seven days, giving you time to think about it. You can call our Customer Services Team to get a quote too if you'd rather.

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Local car wreckers in Australia

We have scrap car wreckers across Australia competing to offer you the best price for your car, so when you get a quote you’ll see the highest valuation form our wreckers. Plus, that means there’s no need to call local car wreckers to get a fair price – we make the process hassle-free.

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Free scrap car collection

After you've got an instant quote for your scrap car, we’ll get in touch to arrange pick-up at a time and place that suits you. Perfect if you’re short on time or your car is no longer roadworthy.

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Local drop-off

If you don't need to have your car collected, you can choose to drop your car off at your local CarTakeBack branch, just bring along your quote reference number to confirm the quote details.

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Scrap car recycling

We offer a responsible car recycling service – ensuring we reuse and recycle as much of the scrap car as possible. We use the latest methods to remove any hazardous materials from the car and dispose of them safely.

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Our customers love us!

Join thousands of happy customers when you choose CarTakeBack. If you need help to arrange to scrap your car, our lovely Customer Services Team are only a call away!

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Scrap car price updates

We’re committed to getting you the best price for your scrap car. We track the latest rates and compare them to previous months, helping you to scrap your car at the right time. Head on over to our monthly scrap car price updates here.

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

Alternatively, you can search our website below:

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