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Scrap My Car

Getting money for your beaten up car couldn’t be easier. Follow Jamjar’s 3 step process to turn your unsellable car into cash.

Scrap your car with Jamjar

  1. Give us a few details
    Provide us with your vehicle registration number and a few other details about your car so that we can get the best quotes from hundreds of UK dealers. Within seconds you’ll see a full list of the best quotes we can source.
  2. Choose the deal that works for you
    We want to make your life as easy as possible, so we give you all the information you need to weigh up the different quotes. With all the details at your fingertips you can choose the offer that suits you. You can specify the time and address for your car to be collected, then sit back and relax.
  3. Make arrangements with the dealer
    All of the dealers we work with aim to respond within 3 working hours if you choose their quote. This call allows the you to finalise any delivery or collection arrangements and for the dealer to verify your ownership of the car they’re buying.

DVLA certificate of destruction

The dealers we work with will issue you with a DVLA certificate of destruction to tell the DVLA that your car no longer needs to be taxed. If you have any questions, you can get in touch with the team at Jamjar and we’ll advise you.


Types of cars scrapped

We help you scrap all kinds of cars that are too expensive to repair or too damaged to sell to a new owner. Scrapping your car with Jamjar is the easiest way to turn an unusable car into cash.

We help you scrap anything and everything that can’t be sold, including:

  • Insurance write-offs
  • Damaged cars
  • Flood-damaged cars
  • Non-runners
  • Unroadworthy cars
  • MOT failures
  • Junk and salvage cars
  • Cars with engine or gearbox problems
  • Fleet cars
  • Foreign cars (not UK-registered)
  • Part-exchange cars


No hidden information

A great offer for your car might not be so great once you’ve taken off all those hidden cost for admin fees, bank fees and collection fees. When you get your quotes from us, we’ll display all that information so that you can see the full offer in one go and know exactly how much you’ll get for your car. If you don’t like the look of a deal, just choose a different one.