"All aspects of the service were excellent. Would highly recommend CarTakeBack, they make scrapping your car easy."

S Gavin, Newcastle - Mitsubishi Lancer

Scrap My Car for the Best Price

Find out the best price for your scrap car instantly

CarTakeBack makes it easy to get the best price for your scrap car. All you need to do is tell us your car registration and postcode, either using our online quote service, or by calling our Customer Services Team. You'll get the best scrap price on offer for your car, and we'll even guarantee the price for seven days, giving you time to think. It's free to get a quote and there's no obligation.

We don't haggle over the price. When you get a quote, simply answer a few questions about the condition of your car and if you've given us accurate info, you'll get an accurate price. Plus, there's no fees to sell your scrap car with CarTakeBack.

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How to scrap your car for the best price with CarTakeBack

Step 1: Get the best scrap car price

Step 2: Free scrap car collection

Step 3: Get paid for your scrap car!

How the best scrap price for your car is calculated

Many things are taken into consideration to get you the best scrap car price, including the;

  • make and model
  • weight
  • age
  • mileage
  • location
  • condition

As well as the global value and demand for scrap metal and any reusable parts from the vehicle. The prices paid for scrap cars can change rapidly, by getting an instant quote with CarTakeBack, you can relax knowing that your quote is valid for seven days, so if scrap prices drop during that time, you'll still get the top price for your car.

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More than the best price

As well as finding you the best price, we make things easy by collecting your car. We can collect your car from anywhere at a time to suit you, once you've accepted your scrap car price, your local branch will get in touch to arrange the details with you.

CarTakeBack will help you to get the DVLA paperwork right by ensuring that your registration certificate (V5C - the log book) is correctly filled out, to absolve you from any further responsibility for the car. It's important to do this by the book when you sell a car, to avoid any fines. If your car is recycled, you'll get a DVLA Certificate of Destruction as proof that your car is no longer on the road.

5 star CarTakeBack review

"The service was excellent! Very impressed from the first phone call to the final car pick up. The gentleman was very kind to my very old parents. Would definitely recommend. And they quoted me the highest price."

- Dr T Usmani who scrapped their Mercedes C200 for the best price