Cars Recycle are often asked questions about our services. We have compiled a list of the most frequently asked questions. If we haven’t answered one of your questions below, just call us

What is the process - what happens?

We have put a guide which explains what happens, and what you need to do here

How do I get my scrap car collected?

Just call 07760 377771

Do you buy and sell spare car parts

No, we generally pass all parts to companies specialising in selling and dealing with used car parts

Is the V5 log book needed?

Normally we need the logbook, if you don’t have the log book we can issue you with a full receipt and notify the DVLA for you.

What sort of cars and vehicles can you take?

Cars Recycle can collect cars, vans and light commercial vehicles. Do not hesitate to contact us if you are not sure

Do you offer cash for scrap cars in my area?

We cover Bournemouth, Poole and surrounding areas.

I don’t have the keys

That is fine, we may need to break the glass to access the interior of the car, this won’t make a mess

My scrap car is in a tight space

We specialise in recovering “awkwardly” located, often collecting vehicles other companies just can not shift

My car has been standing in the same place for ages and won't start

Not problem at all, we deal with this day in and day out

Should I tell the DVLA

Yes, the moment we collect the vehicle our polite drivers will show you how to do this.

I have car tax on the car, can I claim it back?

Yes, you will need to contact the DVLA

Do you collect on Saturday or Sunday or in an evenings?

Yes, we do. When youcall we can make the arrangement to collect at any time convenient to you.

Difficult cars?

No car is too much for us, too old, or too badly damaged. No wheels - no problem. Smashed up in an accident - crash damage - no problem. We will collect, pay cash for your damaged car, and recycle it

Documents - what do I need to do?

We issue you with the correct documents, and ensure you have filled in the correct documents. By ensuring all the paper work is correct, your can be assured that your legal liability for the vehicle is over. No more filling in SORN documents, no magically appearing parking tickets etc.

Will my car be recycled?

We take recycling very seriously. Our responsibility to the environment is covered by law, and a duty to future generations. We do all we can to ensure our processes meet the highest standards. We promise to recycle your car with care, an eye to the environment, disposing of all the bad chemicals responsibly, and re-using parts where practicably possible

Do you scrap vans and light commercial vehicles?

We can collect form your business direct, which means one less hassle for you. One call and the parking spaces are empty. We will ensure all the documents and paperwork are completed properly

I have another question

Just call us on 07760 377771 , and we will answer it for you, and put your mind at rest