As one of the most expensive items you’ll own, investing in a good car should last you years to come. But, no car can last forever, and when it starts to experience regular problems and breakdowns, it’s probably time for an upgrade. However, not all cars are in good enough condition to sell privately or trade in, so what other options do you have? Scrapping your car could be the answer.
Read on to learn about the benefits of scrapping your car.
Depending on the year, make and condition of your car, scrapping it could provide you with some extra cash that you can put towards your new vehicle. Scrap yards will pay you for the metal they can use from your car, as well as other spare parts that are still in good working order. Although you may only receive a small amount, why miss out on some extra cash?
With recycling being encouraged across the board, it shouldn’t stop when it comes to our cars. The amount of energy it takes to produce new parts and metals only adds to the many environmental issues, such as the production of greenhouse gases. However, scrapping your car provides dealers and manufacturers with good-quality materials that can be recycled and reused, therefore saving energy and producing cars in a more environmentally conscious way. By offering your car to a scrap yard, you’ll be doing your part in contributing to sustainable production for the future.
You can’t simply leave an old car at the side of the road once you’re done with it, just as your household waste needs to be disposed of properly, so does your car. Going with a professional scrap yard will give you the reassurance you need that your vehicle is being disposed of in a safe and responsible way – cars contain some hazardous materials and fluids that require professional disposal. Not only does this process help the environment and potentially earn you money, but experts will ensure every suitable part of the vehicle is put to good use so nothing is wasted.
Here at AS New Auto Recyclers , in Newcastle Upon Tyne, we follow UK legislation to dispose of vehicles using environmentally conscious methods while paying you competitive prices for your car. Quick and efficient, our team can also collect your vehicle free of charge making the process that little bit easier. For more information get in touch today.