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Scrap my Car Thurrock
Ever wonder ‘where can I scrap my car in Thurrock?’ or ‘which company is the best company to scrap my car in Thurrock’ or in fact, ‘how can I scrap my car in Thurrock?’ Mackers Total Recycling LTD can answer all these questions and queries for you.
There are many questions asked as to how much a car is worth when looking at scrapping it in. We will guarantee to provide you with an accurate quotation for any vehicle that you wish to sell. With any quotation that we provide there is no obligation to take the quotation, we will always ensure that we give you enough time to think of the offer before committing.
As a business we are committed to providing you with the best price for your scrap car, we guarantee to keep track of the most recent scrap metal prices and will always compare them to previous months ensuring that you sell your scrap car at the best time for the best price.
We are a local scrap metal recycling business and Authorised Treatment Facility based in Laindon, which have many customers in Thurrock and the surrounding areas. We specialise in the recovery of scrap vehicles throughout Thurrock, most importantly we buy and sell ferrous and non-ferrous metals.
One of the leading factors of our business is that we deal with our customers directly, it is important that we eradicate the middleman and provide you with an accurate quotation that most commonly is higher than you would receive from any comparison website. Being a family run business means we can make sure that our customers come first. It is also important to remember that we do not only just scrap cars, we also accept vans at our scrap car recycling facility.
When it comes to scrap my car agencies you will find that you will usually be provided with quotations that come with hidden fees that you were not made aware of during the initial conversation, this is why we make sure that we outline all prices and are as transparent as possible, avoiding any unnecessary shocks to costs. If you deal with a scrap car company, just like ours, you will likely receive the best price for your vehicle.
As a family-run business, it is crucial to us that our customers are 100% satisfied by the service that we provide. It is important to know that the prices of scrap metal fluctuate around the world on a daily basis this means that any quote we provide may slightly fluctuate over time.
When calculating the scrappage price of your vehicle we will not only take into account the weight of your vehicle but also the specifics of the vehicle, prices may slightly alter depending on the make or the model of the vehicle and any leading components in the vehicle. When looking to scrap your car, it is important to remember that the value of the vehicle may be a better price if your vehicle has a higher value catalytic converter. This is why it is important that we do not only base our price on the weight alone.
A common question we receive is ‘can I scrap my car for cash?’ Unfortunately, due to changes in laws and legislations, any reputable legal company can not pay for scrap metal in cash. This applies to all scrap metal companies, not just Mackers Total Recycling LTD. However, once any purchase of a vehicle is completed you will be provided with immediate payment in form of a bank transfer or cheque.
Once you contact us and we arrange the most convenient time for us to collect your vehicle, our team of friendly and experienced experts will provide you with a Certificate of Destruction, this will ensure that the vehicle will no longer be able to be used on the road. We will also provide paperwork that is required for the DVLA. Here at Mackers Total Recycling LTD, we are an authorised treatment facility that is registered with the DVLA. Each vehicle that we buy will be depolluted and the scrapping of the vehicle is done correctly and safely, ensuring that it is completed in an environmentally friendly way.
Being one of the best car scrapping dealers in Thurrock means that we have an abundance of knowledge and experience. The majority of the vehicles that are scrapped on a daily basis are vehicles that are no longer road worthy, but in some cases, they are vehicles that you no longer have use for and are taking up space in your garage or on your driveway. We will ensure that when providing you with a quotation if the vehicle is newer and has less mileage we will ensure to value your vehicle with that in mind. As long as a vehicle is recycled correctly, damage to the environment will not take place. We guarantee to coincide with the Environmental Agency policies, if a vehicle can not be sold for parts or recycled, then the waste will be disposed of safely and correctly.
Contact our experts today if you start wondering ‘where can I scrap my car in Thurrock’ because Mackers Total Recycling LTD are here to help you every step of the way to ensure that you receive the best price for your vehicle and guarantee you a service that is the best in the area, trustworthy and reliable.
We collect scrap in Basildon
As well as providing scrap yard Basildon services, we can also collect scrap from your location. Being based in Basildon, we are able to travel to most locations within the county to collect scrap metals. Furthermore, we even can travel to East London, dependant on the quantity of scrap metal. Simply get in touch with us so that we can arrange a quote and collection
Scrap metals that we buy
We accept both ferrous and non-ferrous metals and will also buy batteries, electric motors, fridge compressors and circuit boards.
We offer same day payments at our scrap yard in Basildon
A reason why so many people use our service is because we can offer same day payments to our clients. We pay for your scrap metal via bank transfer of cheque. Typically a cheque will take 5 working days to clear. Alternatively, we offer same day bank transfer for a £1 fee. We also offer a 3 working day bank transfer service, which is not subjected to any charges.
Remember to bring ID
Before we accept any scrap metal, we must see your ID. This is because of new legislation that states that we must do so. We are only able to accept valid photo IDs such as a driving license. We can also accept passports as long as you bring a supporting utility bill with your name on it as well as your address. Please note, supporting utility bills must be dated
What is the difference between ferrous and non-ferrous metal?
You may be wondering what the difference is between ferrous and non-ferrous metals. In short, ferrous metals contain metals such as iron or steel and therefore mean that the metal is magnetic. Non-ferrous metals differ to ferrous metals as they do not contain iron therefore rendering them to be non magnetic and also less likely to corrode.
At Mackers, we boast a large vehicle fleet for collections and also fast response and turnaround times. Our 100% flexible service is transparent, honest and trustworthy. We can pay you on the same day and also can collect metal on your request. We use bespoke recycling methods to deal with your scrap metals and also have onsite first aid staff and reliable class 2 standard drivers.