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Scrap Metal Prices

Scrap car prices are largely determined by the price of scrap metal. When it comes to scrap metal pricing there are a large number of factors that affect the price. If you are looking to recycle your scrap metal then check out our tips below.
A SORN my car in a garage


A SORN is a Statutory Off Road Notification and is the declaration to the DVLA that you have removed the vehicle from the public roads. There are several reasons why you might make a SORN and also several legal requirements to be aware of. Here, we talk about the topic and explore the what, why and how of SORN.
Image of a V5C Registration document issued  by the DVLA in the UK

What is a V5C Logbook?

A V5, correctly known as a V5C is the logbook of a vehicle that is a physical document issued by the DVLA upon registration of a vehicle in the UK. Its primary purpose is to serve as a vehicle registration certificate and provide the details of a vehicles registered keeper.

Stephen Kelly
car valuation speedometer - how does age affect value of vehicle?

What Year is my Car?

The age of your car and what year it was manufactured in can be determined in a number of ways. The valuation of a vehicle is often affected by the vehicle year of manufacturer. If you are wondering 'how old is my car' then we have the answers for you.

Stephen Kelly
Things to consider before taking out car finance

Should you service your car at the dealership?

Regular servicing is crucial if you want to maintain the condition of your car and ensure that it stays roadworthy for as long as possible. Many people recommend that you service your car at the dealership that sells your make of car, but why is that?

Stephen Kelly
How to haggle with car dealers

How to haggle with car dealers

The car market is starting to change and the era of haggling over vehicle price is coming to a close. There’s a decisive shift in car dealers who are now looking to encourage trust and offer transparency in their business practices to adopt a no-haggling policy. This is achieved by car dealers charging the actual market value of the vehicles they offer from the start of a sale, and so avoiding any unnecessary negotiation from either party involved.

Stephen Kelly