Salvage Cars

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Grey 08 reg (Irish plates) Saab 9-3 Aero TTiD 180bhp Estate, with uprated suspension, electric sunroof, full Aero leather interior, 18" Aero wheels and all usual Aero goodies. Sold  Show more

Seller: Private
Condition: Used
Make: Saab
Model: 9-3
Mileage: 132,000 miles
Transmission: Manual
Body: Estate
Color: Grey
Doors: 5 Doors

Vauxhall Astra 1.9CDTI Elite 123bhp, Spares or repair, Non-Runner- selling as it is, Recent service is done at 134k, Michelin & Good year total performance tires, 136k miles, Mot  Show more

Seller: Private
Condition: Used
Make: Vauxhall
Model: Astra
Mileage: 1 miles
Year: 2000

MX5 Monza Breaking - Complete car.  Show more

Seller: Private
Condition: Used
Make: Mazda
Model: MX-5
Mileage: 1 miles
Year: 1999

Mazda 3 2015 2.0 Petrol Auto for Breaking. Contact us for parts availability and pricing.  Show more

Seller: Private
Condition: Used
Make: Mazda
Model: Mazda3
Mileage: 1 miles
Transmission: Automatic
Fuel: Petrol
Engine: 2000cc
Year: 2015

Toyotas up to 2007 breaking only, all cars are recent mot failures, mostly due to being rotten, lights on dash, brakes other faults texts will always be ignored. Phone anytime any day  Show more

Seller: Private
Condition: Used
Make: Toyota
Model: Yaris
Mileage: 1 miles
Year: 2007

Breaking for 2009 Audi A5. 2.0 tdi manual, car done 90k, engine and gearbox in good working condition. The car starts and drives. For more contact me on phone or WhatsApp 07968 379043  Show more

Seller: Private
Condition: Used
Make: Audi
Model: A5
Mileage: 1 miles
Year: 2009

Golf R Mk7 Complete Front End in white. Other parts are availible. Call me.  Show more

Seller: Private
Condition: Used
Make: Volkswagen
Model: Golf
Mileage: 1 miles
Year: 2015

Ford Fiesta zetec 1.1 5Door 2018 67 Reg with climate control and Sat Nav With slight n/s front damage the easiest DIY repair Will require front bumper, N/S front wing, lower arm and  Show more

Seller: Trade
Condition: Damaged
Make: Ford
Model: Fiesta
Mileage: 6,962 miles
Trim: Zetec
Transmission: Manual
Color: Blue
Doors: 5 Doors

Hyundai i10 Premium Auto 2017 67 Reg With Bolt on front panel damage and front airbags deployed Will need bonnet, front bumper, front panel, radiators, both headlamps, windscreen and  Show more

Seller: Trade
Condition: Damaged
Make: Hyundai
Model: i10
Mileage: 23,164 miles
Variant: Premium Auto
Transmission: Automatic
Color: White
Doors: 5 Doors

Hyundai i10 SE in metallic black 2019 19 Reg 3 months old With slight rear 1/4 damage it will need a rear axle, wheel and tyre,rear bumper and possibly a n/s rear door, but it will  Show more

Seller: Trade
Condition: Damaged
Make: Hyundai
Model: i10
Mileage: 4,732 miles
Variant: SE
Transmission: Manual
Color: Black
Doors: 5 Doors

Plz, note if still advertising its still available thanks. Starts drive good low mileage engine 89k 3.0tdi Quattro sports coupe white manual. 1 owner from new, 2009 registered. Private  Show more

Seller: Private
Condition: Used
Make: Audi
Model: A5
Mileage: 89,000 miles
Transmission: Manual
Body: Coupe
Color: White
Doors: 2 Doors

2018 68 plates Audi Q7 50 TDI excellent pre-accident condition. 4 years warranty. 1 extra year purchased when new. The car has suffered damaged to the front undercarriage engine area  Show more

Seller: Private
Condition: Used
Make: Audi
Model: Q7
Mileage: 5,400 miles
Transmission: Semi-Automatic
Body: Estate
Color: Blue
Doors: 5 Doors

Here is my 2005 Renault Megane sport 225. Needs: bonnet adjusting, bumper screws. Had a lil bump there was no engine problem just literally bonnet bumper&light. Crash beam/ radiator  Show more

Seller: Private
Condition: Used
Make: Renault
Model: Megane
Mileage: 101,010 miles
Transmission: Manual
Body: Hatchback
Color: Black
Doors: 3 Doors

Salvage. Needs door fixing and bonnet fixing and also needs the front tire. It’s only done 15k miles, it’s automatic, 2 services done in Skoda, racing blue color, cat s.airbags  Show more

Seller: Private
Condition: Used
Make: Skoda
Model: Fabia
Mileage: 15,000 miles
Transmission: Semi-Automatic
Body: Hatchback
Color: Blue
Doors: 5 Doors

Have for sale: 2008 57 reg Chrysler grand voyager executive xs crd automatic. Starts and drives. Gear changes are smooth. Fantastic for a big family loads of space inside. Specs: heated  Show more

Seller: Private
Condition: Used
Make: Chrysler
Model: Grand Voyager
Mileage: 107,411 miles
Doors: 5 Doors
Seats: 7+ Seats
Engine: 2776cc
Year: 2008

Starts and drives. Light n/s front damage. Chassis leg looks ok but repairs needed to top of the inner wing. all the stripped parts are with the car. Airbags ok. Straightforward repair  Show more

Seller: Trade
Condition: Used
Make: Maserati
Model: Granturismo
Mileage: 15,235 miles
Transmission: Automatic
Color: Grey
Fuel: Petrol
Year: 2015

Very light damage to NS front damage to wing and scuff on the bumper. Steering is heavy may have a fault with the rack. Really nice Automatic car with low miles.  Show more

Seller: Trade
Condition: Used
Make: Vauxhall
Model: Insignia
Mileage: 11,480 miles
Transmission: Automatic
Color: Silver
Doors: 5 Doors
Fuel: Diesel

Automatic, 2.0 petrol, 3 door hatchback. Covered genuine low 19000 miles, 1 remote key, 1 owner from brand new, has full v5 logbook, first mot due October 2019. Condition is clean apart  Show more

Seller: Private
Condition: Used
Make: Audi
Model: S3
Mileage: 19,000 miles
Transmission: Automatic
Body: Hatchback
Color: White
Doors: 3 Doors

Ford s max 2.0 tdci 6-speed manual. Selling as spares or repairs. Will need key coding as been stolen recovered. Full. V5 present. Requires front bumper and headlight for repairs, dink  Show more

Seller: Private
Condition: Used
Make: Ford
Model: S-Max
Mileage: 116,000 miles
Transmission: Manual
Body: MPV
Color: Silver
Doors: 5 Doors

Here I have for sale a 2016 16 mini cooper 2.0 sd model. Stunning sd model has all the looks of the cooper s petrol model but has a very efficient diesel engine!!!! Odometer - 21k mileage  Show more

Seller: Private
Condition: Used
Make: MINI
Model: Hatch Cooper S
Mileage: 21,000 miles
Transmission: Manual
Body: Hatchback
Color: Blue
Doors: 5 Doors


Salvage cars are not the first thing someone on a hunt for a new vehicle in their garage will consider. Salvage cars are even not an option that crosses the mind of someone shopping for a vehicle on a strict budget, or someone looking for their first vehicle while working with a very limited budget. However, salvage cars are an option out there that is worth considering. It may not be the most common way to get a new vehicle or even start a business, but purchasing salvage cars can turn into success. All you need is knowing how to shop for salvage cars and here we are going to provide you with some very helpful tips and recommendations.

Why Salvage Cars?

Why salvage cars?
Why choose investing into salvage cars?

It is hard to imagine the world nowadays without a vehicle. The car has turned into an indispensable part of our everyday life, offering convenience, the basic comfort of being mobile, saving time. Unfortunately, buying a new vehicle is not an option for everyone and there are many people, who are in need of one in their lives, but even purchasing a second-hand car doesn’t cut it. Most of us have been there at one point in our lives, some of us are still struggling with figuring out how to save up a budget, but not many of us have ever considered the option salvage cars. Indeed, salvage cars are a practical and very budget-friendly way to own a vehicle and visiting the auctions for salvage cars will not cost you a penny. At least you can get an idea of what salvage cars are. Insurance companies deem salvage cars to be a total wreck and while we can agree that salvage cars are not the vehicle you can immediately ride away with, often just a bit of repair can bring salvage cars back on the road. Making salvage cars road-worthy vehicles can be a serious project you should be ready about. However, it is still worth considering this option. Salvage cars make for great project vehicles and if you know a thing or two about cars, salvage cars can turn into your next DIY project. Furthermore, salvage cars can turn into a successful business too as you can fix salvage cars for profit. The key thing is that you must know about the best way to shop for salvage cars.

Thorough Assessment of Damages of Salvage Cars

Why salvage cars?
Pre-purchase inspection of salvage cars damages

The majority of salvage cars you will spot on auctions are vehicles that have been through some sort of accident and this is the reason for their damage. No matter the reason for the damage, the car owner has once decided that the repair of a damaged car does not worth their time, energy, and investment and here is how the vehicles turn into salvage cars. Therefore, it is really important to make a thorough assessment of the condition and the damage of the salvage cars you are interested in. In fact, in most cases, the repair really does not worth your time, energy, and investment. However, there are some cases when salvage cars can surprise you and turn into a great deal. It is a good idea to bring a professional mechanic with you when looking for salvage cars, as a professional will be able to make a comprehensive assessment and evaluation if you are not able to tell the condition of the car. In case the damage affects critical components of the vehicle, this pretty much means a repair that will be too expensive to make sense for you to invest in salvage cars. Damages on the interior of the body of the car will be more desirable, but not necessarily worth the purchase too. Buying salvage cars for parts is always an option too, so make sure to check out the condition of the parts thoroughly.

Think as Salvage Cars Insurer

Think as salvage cars insurer
Salvage cars: Into the shoes of an insurer

Obviously, there is a reason why a car insurer will title vehicles as salvage cars. The main reason is that an insurer will understand that repairing the car will cost more than the value of the car itself. Therefore, when you are looking for salvage cars, you need to do a bit of math before investing. There are some tips, in this case, you are recommended to follow. As an example, newer models of salvage cars are usually more heavily damaged, while older models of salvage cars are usually not that heavily damaged to the point that repair will cost more than the car’s value itself.

Salvage Cars May Come With Other Costs (Besides Repair)

Salvage cars may come with other costs (besides repair)
Consider additional costs related to salvage cars

It is clear that no matter the salvaged cars you decide to invest into, you will have to deal with some repairs and their costs. But this is not the only factor money-wise you want to consider when shopping for salvage cars. As an example, you will also have to pay for the car registration. You will also have to deal with finding a reliable insurance company that will be willing to cover vehicles that are already titled as salvage cars by other insurers. You should find a way to convince the insurance companies that newly restored and recovered salvage cars are as road-worthy and safe as other cars on the road.

Consider Market Prices for Salvage Cars

Consider market prices for salvage cars
Consider market value of salvage cars

In case you are planning to make repairing salvage cars and they re-selling them your business, you should also be aware of the price of repaired salvage cars on the market. Usually, restored salvage cars can cost no more than 60% of the price of the same car model by the same car brand.

Post-Purchase Inspection of Salvage Cars

Post-purchase inspection of salvage cars
Assessment: After the purchase of salvage cars

Now, you have thoroughly inspected the vehicle before buying it on the salvage cars auction, but the assessment of the vehicle’s condition does not have to stop here where you signed in the paperwork for purchasing it. Post-purchase inspection is as important as pre-purchase one, and you usually do that after all the repairs and/or rebuilding process. This is very important and the only way to make sure the vehicle can be registered with a clean title and get proper insurance coverage.

Why salvage cars?
Thorough assessment of damages of salvage cars
Think as salvage cars insurer
Salvage cars may come with other costs (besides repair)
Consider market prices for salvage cars
Post-purchase inspection of salvage cars
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