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The benefits of using a breakers yard  for spare car parts

The benefits of using a breakers yard for spare car parts

Running a vehicle is fairly essential in the modern world, but that doesn’t mean it’s a cheap venture. Modern technology has meant that the latest car models may be advanced and offer an amazing driving experience but the cost of maintaining and repairing them has...

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Can I scrap my car without a V5 (log book)?

Can I scrap my car without a V5 (log book)?

It's one of the questions we're most commonly asked and is the reason why it appears at the top of our FAQs page. So, if you're wondering if you can still scrap your old, unwanted vehicle without its V5C (more commonly know as the logbook or V5), the simple answer is...

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We pay you even more if your car has alloy wheels

We pay you even more if your car has alloy wheels

If you've been hunting around the internet looking for the best price for your old motor, you've no doubt submitted your vehicle details to quite a few different companies. Like us, some of them use an instant pricing method that's able to recognise your make and...

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Think twice before part-exchanging your old car

Think twice before part-exchanging your old car

If your car is on its last legs and you're just about to trade it in for something newer, think twice before handing it over to your local car dealership as a trade-in/part exchange. Typically, the dealer won't want it on their forecourt so they'll simply call us and...

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Happy New Year!

Happy New Year!

As the festive season is sadly now over, it's time for us to roll up our sleeves and burn off those excess calories by getting back to business as usual. 2020 was a particularly tough year for us all in one way or another so we're hoping that 2021 will usher in...

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Supporting our local food bank at Christmas

Following on from our recent scrap car promotion where we pledged to donate £5 to charity for every car we scrapped, we're delighted to announce that we've now raised a whopping £745! We're so happy to be able to pass this...

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We now cover parts of Essex

We now cover parts of Essex

Ace Breakers have been Kent's leading scrap car company for over 40 years and we're delighted to announce that we now cover parts of Essex too. As we're based just south of the Dartford River Crossing, we're able to provide the same high level of service together with...

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Ace Breakers Christmas and New Year Opening Times

Ace Breakers Christmas and New Year Opening Times

As this difficult year draws to a close, we’d like to take this opportunity to say a big thank you to all of our loyal customers for your continued support through what’s been a very challenging time for us all. Our quote system will remain operational 24/7 over...

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