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  • Premier Icon gofasterstripes
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    Advertise it truthfully and sell to highest bidder?

    Put it on eBay with a truthful description. You’ll get plenty more money than the scrap value alone, at least I always have.

    mattmbk
    Member

    A local scrap dealer will give you between £110-£150 for it depending on whether they collect it or you take it to them. They should give you a receipt and fill in the relevant part of your reg document which you send to the DVLA.

    hora
    Member

    IF you want to scrap- phone around, you’d get £150-200 COLLECTED from your house.

    McHamish
    Member

    Seems to be the process where I live to abandon cars/vans etc in our communal car park…then we have to pay for it to be removed.

    Gumtree and honesty to start someone might want it.

    Rockhopper
    Member

    What does it need for its test? £1k at a main dealer could be £300 if you DIY.

    andrewh
    Member

    If you really want rid stick it up on fleabay with the scrap value as the starting bid. Do it on a free listing day if you want, won’t cost you anything to try.

    Premier Icon dannybgoode
    Subscriber

    When Mrs Danny’s car died she donated it to the Fire Brigade to use in training exercises. I think she would have had to pay someone to get rid of it otherwise – even the scrap dealers couldn’t see value in it after they had factored in the disposing of all the oils, battery etc.

    Eyepic
    Member

    I have a 2004 Mazda 6 estate that has done 190K miles …so owes me nothing..
    MOT is due and it will cost £1K to get a pass.

    What the the most economical way to dispose of it folks?

    Premier Icon footflaps
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    I got £250 for my Golf as scrap, collected from my house, last year.

    marcus7
    Member

    Hmmmm what would molegrips do….. 🙂

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