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Insurance Write-Off Categories Explained

Insurance Write-Off Categories Explained

You've all likely heard of the term insurance write-off, in relation to a damaged car, but do you know what it means? Here's the lowdown on what it means and what insurance categories are…

Posted in In The Know on 17 October 2018 by CarTakeBack

How Recycling Your Car Drastically Benefits Our Environment

How Recycling Your Car Drastically Benefits Our Environment

We need to make changes to slow down climate change and save our environment. Recycling your car has a positive, green impact and here we explore how.

Posted in In The Know on 12 October 2018 by CarTakeBack

Recycle Week - Recycling. We do. Because it matters.

Recycle Week - Recycling. We do. Because it matters.

This year people have become really motivated to recycle, prompted by documentaries such as BBC's Blue Planet, which has changed attitudes about single use plastic. The 24th - 30th September is the 15th annual Recycle Week and the theme is...

Posted in In The Know on 25 September 2018 by CarTakeBack

Car Tech That Can Save You Money

Car Tech That Can Save You Money

With cost of motoring soaring, we wanted to share with you some money saving technology that can help reduce the costs of...

Posted in In The Know on 22 August 2018 by CarTakeBack

Which Cars Are We Most Likely To Send To The Scrap Heap?

Which Cars Are We Most Likely To Send To The Scrap Heap?

The Ford Focus is the most scrapped car in the UK with CarTakeBack! But can you guess the rest? Find out 2017-2018's top 15 scrapped cars.

Posted in In The Know on 09 August 2018 by CarTakeBack

The benefits of car recycling

The benefits of car recycling

There are many ways you can help the environment, and as it's World Environment Day, we thought we'd run through the benefits of recycling old cars, and how it can help the planet.

Posted in In The Know on 05 June 2018 by CarTakeBack

Your Guide To The Safest New Cars On The Market

Your Guide To The Safest New Cars On The Market

Which models are the safest new cars to market? Find out here to make an informed decision about your next purchase.

Posted in In The Know on 22 May 2018 by CarTakeBack

How do I make a claim against a pothole?

How do I make a claim against a pothole?

We reckon many of you out there will have experienced a nasty pothole when you're driving! You might not be aware that you could claim if hitting one causes damage to your car.

Posted in In The Know on 20 April 2018 by CarTakeBack

Which scrappage schemes are available?

Which scrappage schemes are available?

If you haven't already taken advantage of a scheme then you may have missed out on some, as certain schemes ended on the 30th of September. Here's an update on which schemes are still available at the moment…

Posted in In The Know on 09 March 2018 by CarTakeBack

Scrappage schemes - Which one's for you?

Scrappage schemes - Which one's for you?

There's various scrappage schemes on offer from car makers at the moment. We've made it easy to see what's on offer, with our car scrappage scheme comparison chart…

Posted in In The Know on 05 January 2018 by CarTakeBack

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