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scrap your car?

Simply enter your reg and Eircode to see how much you can get for your scrap car!

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Scrap my car with CarTakeBack

Are you looking to sell your car for scrap? CarTakeBack can help you get the best price for your scrap car. We buy any scrap car – whether it’s beyond repair, has high mileage, it’s failed its NCT, is faulty, damaged or even a write-off. In fact, we’ll find you a price for any car, even if it has plenty of miles left in it!

It’s simple to get a scrap price for your car. Just tell us your car registration and Eircode and you’ll instantly see how much your scrap car is worth.



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Sell your scrap car for the best price

No matter where you are in Ireland, selling your scrap car with CarTakeBack can be done and dusted in just 3 easy steps:

Number 1
Get an instant

Our online system shows you the best scrap price for your car instantly

Number 2
Arrange free
car collection

Our branches are ready to collect your car across Ireland

Number 3
Get cash in your

When your car is collected our local branch will arrange payment for your scrap car

It’s as simple as that! There’s no need for an appointment to value your car, which saves you time. Plus, our Customer Service team is on hand to help with any questions you have along the way.

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4.8/5 stars based on 694 service ratings over the past year

Very convenient service

Had my old/damaged car purchased and collected by CarTakeBack. Very happy with the service. Price was fair, everything was done in a few days and there was clear communication throughout the process.

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It was excellent dealt with them on the phone they told me what the needed and what I would receive and that was it picked up that was that all done no problem recommending them to anybody

Best service

Excellent. Both person i dealt with on phone and car collector facilitated me at short notice as i was under pressure to have car removed. I wish to thank them both. They are a credit to your operation. Owen Reece

Efficient, professional no nonsense service.

I received clear information and knew what was happening throughout the whole process. The service was efficient, professional and prompt and I'm assured that my car is being disposed off properly.

Would recommend

Fast, efficient and trustworthy from start to finish. Was letting go a Toyota with 479,000 km. was v impressed with the efficiency and ease of the service. Minimum effort on my part, and received money within a few days after collection.

Great service

very professional service very happy ,just put in your reg and eircode in the box get an offer accept it and car take back arrange to collect car and pay you on day of collection brilliant then a few days later you get the certificate of destruction

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CarTakeBack scrap car price updates

We’re committed to getting you the best price for your scrap car.
We track the latest scrap car metal prices in Ireland and compare them to previous months, helping you to scrap your car at the right time.

Head on over to our monthly scrap car price updates to read more >

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Your car could be worth more than the average!

Various factors contribute to the value of your scrap car, including, the demand for scrap metal and reusable car parts, plus the age, weight, condition, and even your location.

We buy cars in any condition

No matter how old your car is – or the condition of your car – you can sell it with CarTakeBack. We specialise in buying scrap cars, as well as cars with high mileage, NCT failures, damaged, broken and faulty cars, and even old cars with some miles still left in them. With CarTakeBack branches across Ireland ready to buy your car, we’ll find you the best price for it.

Is your car too good to scrap? If your car’s in better condition and too good to scrap, we can pay more money for your used car.

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