Things to do before you scrap your car in Ontario

5 Things To Do Before You Scrap A Car

There are certain things you should know before you scrap your car with any junkyard in Ontario.

You may have owned a car for many years. As a responsible owner, you may have always taken great care of your car. Done scheduled maintenance checks, driven safely everywhere!

As the years pass by, you may notice that car starts to feel old. There must be some mechanical problems and wear and tear in the interiors of the vehicle. In such circumstances, it’s best to invest in a brand-new car. This will help you save a lot of maintenance costs saves you a headache too.

Most importantly you should invest in a new car for additional safety features. Old cars tend to have outdated technology which makes them more unsafe. With new cars, you get features like Collision Avoidance System, Lane Departure System, Advance Airbag System.

Now when you decide to recycle your old car you should be aware of certain things.  Look for Scrap Car Removal businesses like us, Towing and Scrap Car Removal in GTA. It’s very important to hire an expert who will guide you through the entire process of scrapping a car in Ontario.

Top 5 things to do before you scrap your car

  1. Know your Wheels

Before you call any junkyards, it’s necessary to know what kind of wheels your car uses. Is it Conventional Steel Wheels or Modern Alloy Wheels? Be sure to do your research so you can get the best price for your scrap cars. When you are looking for a quote, let the person know about the type of wheels your car has to get the best quote.

  1. Be aware of frauds in the market

Always be aware of middlemen, and other fraud agents in the market. They might give you a high quote price to attract you as a customer, but upon viewing your vehicle change the price drastically. Remember you always have a right to refuse to hand over your vehicle to such agents, they might even ask you to pay for the towing and travel time.

  1. Remove all the valuable items before you junk your car

We normally suggest our customers do this right after they decide to scrap their cars. If you are someone who uses cars almost every day, treating it like a second home, there are high chances that you might have some belongings in the car like spare coins, water bottles, sunglasses, watches, etc. It’s best to go over each compartment and holder to make sure it’s all empty.

  1. Remove the license Plates

We recommend all our customers remove the license plate beforehand or while we remove their scrap cars. You may have some time left on your license plate sticker, which will make you eligible for some credits. Check more information on

  1. Ask Questions

When you are shopping around, always make sure to ask questions. Ask Questions like, Is it the Same Day Removal? Can you Schedule Scrap Car Removal? Do you remove cars from underground parking? Can you tow a car without wheels? Is there any hidden cost?

When you recycle a car with Towing And Scrap Car Removal, we always make sure to give you complete information before you book an appointment with us. There’s no hidden cost when you remove the junk cars with us. We offer the best prices in the industry to scrap any kind of scrap, rusted, junk cars. Call us at 647-957-8305 today

  1. how much will you pay for 2005 nissan sentra

    1. We can offer you $550, and free pick-up at your convenience.

    2. Looking to scrap 2006 Pontiac vibe. I wish to keep the wheels/tires. Ajax, ON

      1. We would love to offer you $600 and free pickup at your convenience. You can fill this form or call us at 647-957-8305 to arrange a pick-up.

        1. Looking for scraping 2010 ford focus.
          What’s the best offer?


    1. Hi Alex,
      Thanks for reaching us!
      In order to give you the best quote, we need more information about your car. Please send your request via this form.

      1. 92 Plymouth voyager, no wheels
        Engine can run but not turn over, been sitting oover 6 years..

    2. Hi.

      I’m looking to scrap a 2010 Nissan versa. How much could you offer?

  2. Hi, we’re going to be get rid of our 2006 Hyundai Tucson. I’m wondering if you could email me a quote and a little bit about the process. How does ownership change over, is the tow included with the offer, and anything else we should do ahead of time? Thank you, Yvonne

  3. I have a 2015 Nissan Sentra and it needs a transmission rebuild, I’m located in Hamilton.