Scrap-Car-Towing is a one of a
kind service. As well as offering North America's fastest,
friendliest, and most eco-friendly service, we also always
pay you for your vehicle. There is no average compensation for
every vehicle, however, we typically offer anywhere from
$50-$5000 for any given End-Of-Life vehicle.
There are two different types of End-Of-Life vehicles: Premature
End-Of-Life and Natural End-Of-Life.
A premature end of life vehicle is a vehicle that has become
no longer road worthy due to reasons not associated with typical
wear and tear. Theses reasons vary, but are usually caused by
accidents, fires, premature mechanical failure, flood, theft,
and some other reasons. These vehicles are deemed to be
End-Of-Life because the cost of repair is either out of the
owners budget or greater than the wholesale value of the
A Natural End-Of-Life Vehicle is any vehicle that has been
naturally exhausted due to extensive use. These types of
vehicles are often deemed to be end of life simply because they
will no longer pass government safety and smog regulations.
These vehicle should be disposed of because the no longer carry
any resale value in the used car market.
How your vehicles value
Junk vehicles are typically bought to be recycled. Paying
for these vehicle can only be based on every vehicles lowest
common detonator - its recyclable steel value.
- Each year in North America, close to
12 million vehicles reach the end of their useful lives and
are taken out of service.
- Fact: 75% of your old car can be
- Fact: 42% of all new steel in this
country comes from recycled metal
- Fact: Using recycled metal saves up
to 74% energy and 40% water consumption. It also reduces air
pollution by about 86% and water pollution by 76%
Pricing your vehicle is simple, our
specialists take your vehicles approximate weight in pounds
(Lbs), convert it to Tonnes (2000Lbs=1 Metric Ton). We then take
its weight in Tonnes and multiply it by current retail market
1989 Anymake, Anymodel
Weight: ~3200 Lbs = 1.6Tonnes
1.6Tonnes X $80/Ton = $128
We can, therefore, offer you $128 for your natural end-of-life
Please be aware that this is only an example, we cannot stress
enough that we can pay up to $5000 for your End-Of-Life vehicle.