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How would you like to pick up £8,000 for scrapping your old diesel car or van? Then this article helps explain the UK’s vehicle scrappage scheme.
With diesel drivers facing growing threats from congestion charges and higher taxes because their cars cause more pollution means they’ve been handed a lucrative solution.
That’s because car manufacturers are offering thousands for your old, dirty diesel in exchange for ordering a brand new one. Don’t forget that if your vehicle doesn’t meet the criteria you can still enjoy a decent cash offer from a scrapping firm.
Among the brands offering a scrappage deal are Volkswagen, Audi, Mercedes and Mini, as well as Ford, who are offering hefty discounts of up to £8,000 for diesel cars older than seven years.
The money comes even if they are made by another carmaker and are only good enough for scrapping anyway.
Scrapping your car is worth it for a number of reasons, and we’re taking a look at some of them in our latest blog. By running through the “Four Es”, we can provide an overall summary of the various benefits to be had from using a car scrapper.
Scrapping your car is extremely beneficial for the environment. Recycling metal is, in general, extremely beneficial for the environment; we spoke about the environmental benefits of metal recycling in our last blog, so if you’d like a more in-depth overview of this point, head over to that page.
More specifically, though, any scrap yard must comply with environmental regulations. This legal requirement ensures that any toxic materials are properly contained and do not damage the surrounding area. In an uncontained area, an exhausted, leaking car could do a lot of damage.
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Regardless of your opinions on, or your interest in, the environment, everyone’s talking about it. It’s all over the news, all over the world, and it’s almost impossible to ignore. Therefore, we thought it was important for us to address it in relation to our line of work: the scrap metal and metal recycling industries.
We’re always reminded of the environmental benefits of recycling in general, and metal recycling is no different. Below, we’ve taken a quick look at why having your unwanted metal recycled is so beneficial for the environment.
Again, you’ll almost certainly have heard that the planet is running out of … well, pretty much everything. Metal is no different. There is a finite supply of metal ore in the earth, and it’s a real strain on resources to continually dig it up. Moreover, it doesn’t do the visual appeal of the planet any favours, as the arduous
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Scrappage schemes are becoming very popular with big car manufacturers to provide an incentive for customers to buy their vehicles by giving them money off their purchase. It also promotes a greener environment by reducing air pollution. Below, we’ve highlighted some of the latest schemes of this year:
Ford are the latest manufacturer to introduce a scrappage scheme for 2017. As part of their scheme you’ll be able to trade in any petrol or diesel car for scrapping, if it’s older than 2010. In return, you’ll receive up to £2,000 off some new Ford cars. This scheme will expire at the end of December 2017.
BMW named their scheme ‘Lower Emissions Allowance’. If you trade in a diesel vehicle with an emission standard of Euro 4 (EU4) or below, you can claim up to £2,000 off any BMW model with emissions of 130g/km or lower. Again, this scheme is only available until the
Welcome to The Scrappers, one of the biggest and best car breaker yards and salvage car buyers in the North West. Based in Bolton, we have been in the industry for over 25 years, and are one of the leading services in buying and recycling salvage cars and parts. If you want to sell a car for salvage today, call us, we buy cars on a national scale, paying the best prices. Breaking and salvaging cars is just one part of what we do here at The Scrappers; through our vast and ultra-efficient, nationwide network of scrap car collection agents, we source a huge number of used car parts, from the huge amount of late models that we buy on a daily basis. Over the years The Scrappers has moved into many different areas of the salvage industry. We also have relationships with companies overseas, and we export cars ad their parts to many different countries, such as Egypt, Ghana, Nigeria, Lebanon, Spain and Poland, to name a few. We have also expanded from not only operating in the North West, but we have also built a nationwide network of scrap car collection agents.This is where we are based in Bolton, 288 Waterloo Street, BL1 8HU. If you do want to scrap your car or buy [...]
Scrap A Van For Cash
Scrapping a van for cash with us will ensure that you get the best price for the van and if you feel that there is a few years left in it then you can count on us to not just throw it on the yard to rust but we will get the good parts out of the van and sell them to the next buyer.
Accident Damaged Vans
If your van is accident damaged and you wish to scrap it please call us and we will give you a quote based on the damages and we will buy it of you straight up. If you are worried about the way it is scrapped we will scrap it the right way and recycle it.
MOT Failed Vans
If your van has failed MOT and is not allowed on the roads call us we will come and pick it up and possibly fix it or if you don't want it fixing you can scrap it with us and we decide how much we will buy it for you.
Engine CodesThe Used Engines We HaveAAR
This engines Transmission is Manual and it was created in the years of 1994 to 1996. It was created by the company Audi and its model number is the 2.3i A6-c4 Petrol, we have 1 of these engines in stock. It can be bought from Metro Salvage for £150.AEL
This engines Transmission is Manual and it was created in the years of 1994 to 1997. It was created by the company Audi and its model is the 2.5D, A-6, we have one of these engines in stock. It can be bought form Metro Salvage for £200.AMB/BEX
This engines Transmission is Manual & Automatic and it was created in the years of 2001 to 2004. It was created by the company Audi and its model number is the 1.8 Turbo Petrol, we have 1 of these engines in stock. It can be bought from Metro Salvage for £200.BDV/BDW
This engines Transmission is Automatic and it was created in the year of 2001. It was created by the company Audi and its model number is A-4, A-62.4i, Petrol, we have 1 of these engines in stock. It can be bought from Metro Salvage for £180.BFB
This engines Transmission is Manual and it wa [...]
Now the scrappers are getting a lot of M32 gear boxes in and they need to sell them so if you want to buy one go to carenginesuk.co.uk this will help a bunch. As for the M32 gearboxes they are a gearbox that can be installed in plenty of diferent car models. Such as:
Astra H 2.0 Turbo VXR Z20LEH
Astra H 2.0 Turbo Z20LEL / Z20LER
Astra H 1.6 Turbo Z16LET
Astra H 1.9 CDTI Z19DT Z19DTJ Z19DTH
Astra H 1.3 CDTI Z13DTH
Astra H 1.7 CDTI Z17DTL Z17DTH
Astra J 1.4 Turbo A14NEL A14NET
Astra J 1.6 Turbo A16LET
Astra J 1.7 CDTI A17DTR Z17DTS
Corsa D 1.6 Turbo VXR Z16LER A16LER A16LES
Corsa D 1.6 Turbo Z16LEL
Corsa D 1.3 CDTI Z13DTH
Corsa D 1.7 CDTI Z17DTR A17DTS
Insigna 1.4 Turbo A14NET
Insignia 1.8 Z18XER A18XER
Insignia 1.6 Turbo Z16LET A16LET
Meriva A 1.6 Turbo VXR Z16LET
Meriva B 1.4 Turbo A14NEL A14NET
Meriva B 1.7 CDTi A17DTR
Mokka 1.7 CDTi A17DTS
Vectra C / Signum 2.2 Z22YH
Vectra C / Signum 1.9 CDTI Z19DT Z19DTH
Zafira B 2.0 Turbo Z20LEH
Zafira B 2.0 Turbo Z20LER
Zafira B 2.2 Z22YH
Zafira B 1.9 CDTI Z19DT Z19DTH
Zafira B 1.7 CDTI A17DTR A17DTS
Punto 1.4 Turbo
Punto 1.9 CDTI 1
MITO 1.6 CDTI 1.9 CDTI
Bravo 1.4 Turbo
Mito 1.4 Turbo
Mito 1.6 CDTI
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Scrap A Van For Cash
Scrapping a van for cash with us will ensure that you get the best price for the van and if you feel that there is a few years left in it then you can count on us to not just throw it on the yard to rust but we will get the good parts out of the van and sell them to the next buyer.#2
Scrap Your Van For Cash
We are the biggest van scrappers in the north west. We break the van to get its good parts. We have the can give you the most competitive prices. We buy all types of vans like berlingos and ford transit vans. You can ask for a quote today and will receive one as soon as possible.
Scrap A Van Prices
If you have the latest model of a van we will pay you into the thousands even if its accident damaged as we can still use the parts. But if its a normal van we could pay you from £150 to £5000.
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Hello, my name is Thomas Robinson and today I will be talking about scrappers and the wonderful work I will be completing and the wonderful work that the team here have already achieved and keep on striving to complete. But let me introduce myself, I ‘am 19 years old and from Manchester. I ‘am currently studying Computing Level 3 at Bolton College and have completed units that will deem to help me in my future for example I have studied Software development and this will help me in programming. I have also studied Website Development, in this I had to learn and write HTML 5 Scripts to create a website. So that’s it from me, now, Scrappers, they are well known in Bolton for being on Tv and this has increased their business potential so when I was watching the series I saw that the team are very helpful and work so well together and when someone needed help they all came to help that one individual personally, like a family and I would love to be a part of that family to strive and be the best scrappers company out there.
On the first day, I went through an induction talking about Health and Safety and Policy and Procedures. The Health and Safety induction was very informative as they want the staff and customers to be safe