Why scrap my car for money with CarTakeBack?

We'll find you the best price for your car - whether it has plenty of miles left in it or it's ready to be scrapped. It’s easy to get a free instant quote for your car, just tell us your car registration and postcode and you’ll instantly see how much your car is worth.

Selling your car with us is easy

We buy scrap cars that are beyond repair – plus with CarTakeBack you can also sell your car if it has high mileage, it’s failed its MOT, it’s faulty, damaged or even a write-off. In fact, we’ll find you a price for any car, even if it has plenty of miles left in it.

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

1) Get an instant quote for your car.
2) Have your car collected or drop it off at your local branch.
3) Get paid for your car, and we’ll sort the paperwork.

It’s as simple as that! Plus there's no need for an appointment to value your car and our customer services team is on hand to look after you.

Find out more about how to sell your car with us 

Sell your car with CarTakeBack

Want to know how much your car’s worth? We’ll tell you the value your car instantly online, with over 300 CarTakeBack branches across the UK, we’ll find you the best price.

You can sell your scrap car with us. For cars that are too good to scrap, damaged or broken, we’ll also provide a quote to buy it, we’ll just ask you some questions about the condition of your car. No matter how old your car is - or the condition of your car – you can sell it with CarTakeBack.

We specialise in buying…

Scrap cars

If your car has come to the end of the road and is ready to be recycled, we’ll buy it for scrap. When you choose to scrap your car with CarTakeBack, it’ll be recycled in line with the law at an authorised scrap car recycling centre, we have over 300 across the UK. Find out more about selling your scrap car.

MOT failures

Has your car failed its MOT and it’s too expensive to fix? You can still sell your car with no MOT to CarTakeBack. Find out more about selling your MOT failure.

Faulty cars

Is your car unreliable? Is it too expensive to repair? Sell your faulty car with CarTakeBack, for the best price. Find out more about selling your faulty car.

Non-runners and broken-down cars

Has your car broken down or no longer runs? Is it costing you too much in repairs? CarTakeBack will buy your non-runner or broken-down car for the top price. Find out more about selling your broken car.

Old cars

Have you got an old car to sell? CarTakeBack buy any car, of any age. We’ll give you the best price in your area for your old car. Find out more about selling your old car.

Damaged cars and write offs

Was your car damaged in an accident? Has it been written off, or can’t be repaired? CarTakeBack will find you the best price for your damaged car. Find out more about selling your damaged car.

Used cars

Is your car too good to scrap? If your car is in a better condition and it's eligible, we also provide a quote to buy it, giving you more money for your old car. Find out more about selling your used car.

Why wait? Get your free car valuation today

To see what your car is worth, simply enter your registration number and postcode into our instant quote form and we'll give you a price to sell your car. There’s no obligation and your quote will be valid for seven days, giving you time to think.

Scrap car price updates

We’re committed to getting you the best price for your scrap car. We track the latest scrap car metal prices 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.

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