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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. Much like the previous year, 2021 was also a  tough year for all of us in one way or another so we're hoping that...

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Our cars are getting eaten… by monsters!

Our cars are getting eaten… by monsters!

Yep, it's certainly a strange title for this blog post but it is, in fact, actually 100% true. And no, they're not the ones that you imagined might be lurking under your bed when you were a child, they're the ones with four giant wheels and a huge amount of horsepower...

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Ace Car Breakers Opening Times for the Festive Period

Ace Car Breakers Opening Times for the Festive Period

As another difficult year is drawing 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 many. Our quote system will remain operational 24/7 over...

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Cadillac Ranch – Scrap Car Heaven

Cadillac Ranch – Scrap Car Heaven

In case you're wondering, and, despite the lead image above being a collection of scrap cars, it's nothing to do with the Ace Car Breakers scrap yard. This is "Cadillac Ranch", an art installation located in Amarillo, Texas, USA. It's fair to say that we don't see...

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We’re Hiring! – General Yard Operative Job Vacancy

We’re Hiring! – General Yard Operative Job Vacancy

We're a busy scrap yard based in Swanscombe, Kent and are looking for an enthusiastic individual to join our team. Your day-to-day duties will cover various aspects of dismantling vehicles and the ideal candidate should be hardworking, reliable and conscientious....

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We no longer sell part-worn tyres

We no longer sell part-worn tyres

This is just a brief post today to inform all of our customers that we've recently stopped selling and fitting second-hand car and van tyres. We know many of you have been repeat visitors to our tyre bay over the years and we'd like to thank you all for using this...

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How Can I Prolong The Life Of My Tyres?

How Can I Prolong The Life Of My Tyres?

Saving money is a top priority for many motorists – after all, the cost of driving has gone up considerably over the last few years. One way that you can slash the expense of running your car is to know how to prolong the lifespan of your tyres. Brand new tyres can be...

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Driver Wanted For 7.5 Tonne Recovery Vehicle

Driver Wanted For 7.5 Tonne Recovery Vehicle

Job summary: 7.5 tonne recovery driver Must have CPC Salary - £11 per hour Full-time - Monday to Friday 8am to 5pm & Saturday mornings 7am to 12pm Good customer skills and MUST be reliable Details We're a busy scrap car yard based in Swanscombe near Dartford and...

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