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Looking to
sell your scrap car?

Use our scrap car calculator to see how much you can get for your car!

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Scrap car calculator – Get your instant valuation

Use our scrap car calculator to get an instant, great value quote for your vehicle; all we need is your reg number and postcode. If you are happy with your quote, you can choose between dropping your car off at one of over 300 UK branches, or having it collected by us.

CarTakeBack makes it easy, convenient and rewarding to scrap your car, whatever its condition. Find the scrap value of your car instantly with our free, no obligation scrap car calculator.

Scrap your car in three easy steps!

Number 1
Calculate your
car's value

Get a free instant quote by entering your reg and postcode into our scrap car calculator

Number 2
Choose collection
or drop-off

Arrange to have your car collected at a time to suit you or drop your car off at your local branch

Number 3
Sell your car!

We’ll help with the paperwork and you’ll get paid for your car!

No need for an appointment to value your scrap car!

How our scrap value calculator works

Our calculator couldn’t be simpler to use. All we need is your car’s registration number and your postcode. We’ll do the rest in the blink of an eye.

  • Registration number: This helps us identify the exact make, model and age of your car, and ensures we calculate the best, most accurate quote possible.
  • Postcode: This helps us understand where you are in the UK, which means we can calculate the best scrap prices for your local area.

How to have your scrap car collected

Once you have accepted the quote for your car, we can collect it from you – scrap car collection is free! One of our team will contact you by email or phone to arrange an ideal collection time. We’ll do our best to collect at your chosen time, and we collect most cars within just two working days.

Our collection times are usually Monday to Saturday between 7am and 7pm. If this doesn’t work for you, do let us know and we’ll do our best to make the timing work.

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4.9/5 stars based on 988 service ratings over the past year

Satisfied customer

Very fair with their offer and on time with their collection Offer was way higher than other other offers and payment was quickly transferred to my account.M Woods

Great service

Simple, quick and reliable service that lets you compare best rates for scrap. Booked, and sorted hassle free. No issues with payment. Will use again and recommend

Smooth process

All went really smoothly. I completed all details online then received a call within 10 minutes to confirm my answers and to confirm price etc. Car was collected within 2 days and I was paid about an hour after collection. Would recommend.

Car pick up

Easy process booking, but arranged pick up day missed, with no contact. Picked up next day. Few days delay in receiving payment, but eventually sorted.

Unnecessarily worried

Quick and easy. I was a bit worried that I wouldn't be paid or the car wouldn't be reported as scrapped to the DVLA, but I was paid within 24hrs and the vehicle has been scrapped. The guy who came for the car was friendly and helpful.

A nice and easy service.

A nice easy service to use. Get your quote, they collect the car, you get paid. Nice! Driver doing the collecting needs to cheer up a bit, but we've all had those days.

Awesome

Very easy to work with , good to talk to ,they explain everything and very helpful money was in my accountexactlywen they said ....5 stars , awesome

Highly Recommend

Easy to access and contact. Speedy response and able to book a collection time that suited. Very fair price and money received quickly. Professional service on day of collection.

Painless, fast and professional

Well that was easy. Great communication from the off after the initial online quote, everything explained, collection bang on time, money transferred next day. Couldn't be smoother, very happy.

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The latest scrap car price updates

CarTakeBack’s scrap car price index shows up to date scrap car prices from our recycling centres all across the UK. Our scrap car calculations can vary from month to month and are dependent upon a number of factors. We will always try and keep you up to date.

Read more about the latest scrap car price calculations across the whole of the UK >

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Calculate the value of your scrap car

To see what your car is worth, simply enter your reg and postcode into our instant price calculator 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 it over.

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