| What to do with the license plate before you send your car to the scrapyard?
| It is better to remove your license plate before you send it to the scrapyard. Later you can return this old license plate to Service Ontario. If your license plate is still valid, Service Ontario can give you credit for the remaining months for use in future use. Just for your further information, they never give back the cash.
| Should I let Service Ontario or MTO know that I’ve scrapped my car?
| It is not mandatory; however, it is advisable to let them know. Get a “bill of sale” when you sell your vehicle and present it to Service Ontario so that they can change records in their system. However after we pick up the car within 2 weeks, processing facilities would submit all the documents to MOT.
| What should I do with my old license plate?
| You can return them to Service Ontario. If your license plate is still valid, you can get credit for the remaining months or install it on a new vehicle.
| What should I remove from my car before I scrap it?
| Remove all your personal belongings from your car. Make sure to check side compartments, back seat compartments, cup holders, etc. It should be all empty. Make sure to remove the entertainment systems and other high-value parts in case you want to reuse them.
| Is the car's condition important if you want to scrap it?
| No, you can scrap a car regardless of the model, make, or condition of the car.
| Does the weight of the car influence the value when you scrap it?
| Yes, the more car weighs, the more money you get. Cars with attached battery, wheels, and tires value more.
| Will alloy wheel get you more money?
| Yes, alloy wheels are lighter than steel wheels. They can bank you more money than steel wheels when you sell them.
| How much money am I going to get for my scrap car?
| Ideally, it depends on the weight of the car. Make sure to give away all necessary car parts like tires etc. to increase the weight. The average price for a junk car is between $600 to $1,500, but depending upon the year, make, model, and condition of the car, you may make up to $15,000 in cash.
| Do I need ownership to scrap a car?
| Yes, you will need to have ownership of the car. You are actually selling a car to a scrapyard; hence the ownership document is required to transfer the registration to the car-buying company.
| Can I scrap a car without wheels?
| Yes, you can scrap a car without wheels. However, to get more cash for cars, it is advisable to have wheels and other car body parts.
| Can I scrap a car if I am not the owner?
| Without the ownership, you can only sell a car as a parts car and for doing so you should have permission from the actual owner. Or if you want to become the owner, you have to go to Service Ontario and apply. this will cost you $100 onward.
| What is a parts car?
| A “parts car” is a car being used for parts as a donor. These cars never come back on the road.
| Do I have to cancel my insurance on the scrap car before sending it to the junkyard?
| Yes, you can cancel the insurance once the vehicle has been towed away and is no longer in your possession.
| Who buys junk cars near me?
Finding the best offer for your car from a junkyard or junk car buyer can be a time-consuming process, regardless of the make and model of your vehicle. One way to begin your search is by checking online listings for businesses that advertise "We buy junk cars," or by calling junkyards within a certain radius of your location.
Typically, junkyards will offer you the going rate for scrap steel, based solely on your car's weight, without factoring in any additional features or amenities such as a top trim level or fancy wheels. However, we are specifically interested in cars like yours, and we can provide you with the most competitive price.
By working with us, you can save valuable time and sell your junk car quickly while receiving top dollar for your vehicle.
| Do I have to sign a form or transfer the vehicle ownership and surrender my registration?
| Yes, you have to sign the transfer form to take possession. Tear off the registration part from the document carefully in a way your signature is visible, and hand it over to the buyer of the vehicle.
| How do car removal companies make money from scrapping cars?
| They make money by recycling car parts and selling the metal to the metal mills in bulk.
| Can I scrap a leaking car?
| Yes, you can still sell the car even if it is leaking oil or any other fluids. We have a tie-up with registered companies to safely remove hazardous waste material from the site regularly.
| Who pays the most for junk cars?
Specialists in junk and end-of-life vehicles are likely to offer you the best deal if you have a junk car. Nevertheless, it's important to note that not all junkyards will offer the best price for your vehicle, so it's a good idea to compare quotes from various locations.Towing and Scrap Car Removal simplifies the process of finding the most reasonable market quote for your car. With a seven-day guarantee, we can provide you with an offer in just 90 seconds. When searching for places that offer top dollar for junk cars, we make it convenient for you to receive a fast quote.