Mad March means madness on the roads in Adelaide

Mad March means madness on the roads in Adelaide

March has got to be the busiest time of year in Adelaide. The Adelaide Fringe is in full swing, with over 1000 shows happening at more than 350 venues around our state. On top of Fringe is the Adelaide Festival, with world-class performances and the famous weekend-long musical extravaganza that is Womadelaide.

After a couple of quiet festival seasons, we are now right into March and enjoy the concerts, cabaret, theatre and dance performances and exhibitions. For many reasons, it’s the perfect time of year to look for old cars for sale in Adelaide and get rid of cars that are broken down or ready to be sold for scrap.

Feeling festive?

Enjoy the last of the summer weather and get some cash to enjoy sunny days in the Garden of Unearthly Delights! There is so much happening that it’s hard not to get swept up in the festivities. If you’re in a position that you could do with some extra cash to help fund your Fringe-time fun, then, why not sell those old, disused, junk cars? Broken down old cars don’t do any good sitting in your yard. If you’ve been intending to sell your car, but just haven’t gotten around to it, now is the time to get rid of the same and get instant cash for your old and junk cars in Adelaide.

Congestion on the roads

During this most social of seasons, we have seen an increase in the number of vehicles in the city and at venues and centres around the state. And this means, unfortunately, more dings, dents, damage and accidents. If your car has been involved in an accident and is written off, just give us a call and we can come and collect it. We will meet you wherever the car is from the Adelaide CBD right through the suburbs and metropolitan area.

School is back

Many children around South Australia had a delayed start to their school year in 2022, and we have had many calls recently from parents who want to upgrade their car and get rid of their old and unsafe vehicles. If you need to upgrade to be able to get your kids safely to and from school, then give us a call so that we can get your old cars removed. The safety of your family should always come first. Don’t do the school run in an embarrassing, beat-up old car any longer. Contact our experienced auto wreckers Adelaide, and we will let you know what your old car is worth.

Back to work

Many of us have had several months working at home over the New Year period. If you haven’t used your old car to get to and from work, you might find it has given up the ghost completely. Have you headed out for your first day back at the office only to find the car won’t start? You wouldn’t be the only one. If you need to look at a new car to get you into work on time, then call us to help you dispose of the old one. We pay cash for cars every time.

Get ready for a road trip

It’s hard to believe that the April school holidays are not far away. If you want to take a road trip with the family, you’ll need a reliable and comfortable car to get you there. There is still time to upgrade before the holidays. So get on with getting rid of your old car now. Give us a call, we will make an offer and then collect your car for you. You’ll have cash in your pocket and ready to put towards a better and comfier family car.

No fuss car sales

We’re a unique South Australian business that does auto wrecking and spare parts sales. We know how wonderful and busy life can be in Adelaide, at any time of year, and we are here to make selling your junk car quick, easy and simple. So, don’t waste your time for a company on the internet with the keywords ‘sell my car for cash’. Instead, call us on 0410 887 394.

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New Year, New Resolutions, New Car!

Here we are! 2022 seemed like it took a long time to arrive, but now we are in the New Year, many people are thinking about getting a new car. Starting out a new year with a new car is a great way to do something positive for yourself and set the tone for a great year ahead. And if you stop to think about it, getting rid of an old car can help you achieve many New Year’s resolutions that you might have set for yourself as we start off 2022.

Sell now! Shortage of car parts causes delays for buyers

Sell now! Shortage of car parts causes delays for buyers

There is a lot of demand for used car parts right now-both in Australia and around the world. If you have an old car sitting around, there has been no better time to sell it and get top-dollar cash for cars in Adelaide for the highly sought after parts, pieces and fittings.

Parts shortages in America 

Drastic shortages on car parts are plaguing traders and car owners in the USA.Bloomberg have reported that cars are being held up for weeks in garages waiting for repair, as it becomes harder and harder to get parts. In the past, it would take only a couple of days for parts to be delivered anywhere around the United States. Now, mechanics are waiting weeks to get what they need. One repairer said he waited for 90 days for the parts needed to repair some pickup trucks. These delays cause major problems for owners, who are stuck without a vehicle while they wait helplessly for parts.

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Auto Wreckers Near Me- How Can I Tell if Buyers Are Legitimate?

If you need to sell a car for scrap or parts, unfortunately, there are some dishonest and plain dodgy operators out there. If this is the first time you’ve had to search for ‘auto wreckers near me’, then you are likely to be unfamiliar with some of the tricks that certain wreckers can play. Here we outline some of the things you should watch out for, and explain how we work to ensure you get top cash for cars in Adelaide.

The good thing to know is that most car wreckers in Adelaide to operate with integrity. Many of the wreckers in our city have been around for a while- including us. If you’re trying to work out which wrecker to use, the first thing to check is that they are a licensed car buyers in Adelaide. You could also check their website for any license and business numbers, and read any reviews you can find.

Reviews are a helpful way you can get an idea about the kind of service Adelaide wreckers provide- but don’t forget that some sneaky operators might create false reviews about their business. Watch out for this dodgy selling behavior and avoid any sellers who try these unethical acts!

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Can I Wash My Car in the Rain?

We have had a warm but wet start to spring, with plenty of decent rainfall during August and September. Some of our customers have been asking us about leaving their cars out in the rain for a wash before placing a request for selling a car in SA. Sounds like a good idea and a cheap way to get the car clean, right? Well, sure, a heavy rain can remove some dirt and dust from your car’s surface. But did you know that extensive exposure to rain can also damage the finish on your car?

Many newer cars are coated with a rain resistant surface, however if polish and conditioning treatment are not regularly applied, the surface of your car can become dull and damaged by constant exposure to the elements. The more rain that falls on the car, the more likely it is that the surface will degrade and become stressed, warped, rusted or damaged over time. Rainfall can also have a pollutant and contaminates that are acidic and will cause wear to the surface of your car.

Winter Is The Season To Get Rid Of Junk Cars Adelaide (1)

Winter Is The Season To Get Rid Of Junk Cars Adelaide

We’ve had a particularly wet winter and although our gardens love it, all this moisture means bad news for cars.

If you’ve got a broken down, junk or damaged car sitting around in your yard in the Adelaide, area this wet weather may well have sealed the fate of these cars. When a car that is already damaged is exposed to the elements, it can make the problems much worse.

Car thefts on the rise in Adelaide

Despite the influence of more people working from home, car thefts are still occurring in Adelaide. The suburbs of Hindmarsh, Mawson Lakes, Prospect, Dry Creek, Noarlunga and Elizabeth have all seen a spate of thefts and high theft per capita rates. 

Cash for damaged cars Adelaide

After discovering their vehicles have been stolen, owners have been shocked to find their cars wrecked or torched. It’s upsetting and distressing, but Cash for Cars Adelaide can help you any time of the day or night.  

Unfortunately, lots of cars that are stolen are not in a safe, drivable condition when they are found. If your car has been damaged as a result of a theft of accident, and you need scrap car removal in a hurry, contact us. We’re Adelaide’s favorite junk car buyers, and we give you cash for junk cars. 

Cash for unused cars Adelaide

If you have a car that is just sitting in the yard, taking up space, why not take cash for unwanted cars? Unused cars can get the attention of potential thieves, who pinch them and use them for crime sprees.  Cars like this often end up getting burnt out, torched or wrecked. 

Don’t leave old, unused cars lying around in your yard. We give cash for scrap, cash for old cars, cash for junk cars. 

Cash for Cars Adelaide

If your car has been damaged and you’re saying “I want to sell my car for cash today” then simply contact us! We’ll get some details over the phone and you can tell us about what state your vehicle is in. After a few questions, we’ll make an offer on your car. If you accept, we can meet you wherever the car is located- even if it’s been taken to the other side of town. 

We can tow cars that can’t be driven. We’ll do a quick assessment of your vehicle before we load it up and remove it. Our team is safety conscious and we’re used to dealing with cars that have been wrecked or in an accident.

Recycling car parts Adelaide 

It doesn’t matter what state your vehicle is in, or what has happened to it.  It doesn’t matter if it won’t start, is broken down, or has had the windows smashed. And we will always reuse and recycle any parts of your car that can be salvaged.

When we get there, we’ll work together to complete the paperwork then we’ll give you the cash.  Call us on  0410 887 394.

Cash For Cars Wreckers or Sell My Car Online?

Have you heard the horror stories about selling a car online? Have you wasted hours of your time creating a listing that got no response? In so many cases it’s just not worth it, especially when services like Cash for Cars Adelaide can make it quick and easy to get rid of your car. 

When you try to sell a car online you’re likely to: 

  • waste time creating a listing
  • waste time texting and chasing up potential buyers
  • have to reduce the price again and again
  • wait weeks for a sale

Selling a car online will take up a lot of your time. First there’s the time it takes to create the listing.  It takes time to get your car tidied up and cleaned up, removing car seats, rubbish and junk. Then you have to make sure it’s in a suitable location to be photographed.  If your car is stuck in a dark shed or in-between other cars, it’s not going to be easy to get a quality shot. And let’s face it; some of us are better and taking photos than others. Camera photos turn out blurry and dark, they can be out of focus and unclear. 

Once you’ve managed to get a suitable picture or two, you then have to pick which website or sites you are going to use. And there are lots of options out there, which mean buyers have plenty of sites to choose from. To get your listing to the best potential buyers you might need three of four ads on different sites. You’ll have to go through the process of creating accounts, or trying to remember the login to an account you’ve had previously. 

Then there’s the effort of downloading the photos and uploading them to wherever they need to go.  You need to have all the make and model details and manuals available to fill in all the annoying listing criteria and you have to try to think of a clever way of describing your car so it stands out from the pack. It’s not worth it! 

Why go through all the pain of selling your car online, when Cash for Cars Adelaide, local scrap car buyers, can quickly and simply take your junk car. You don’t have to clean it up or wash it for us. We pay a fair price of up to $9999. That bothersome, broken down old vehicle will be gone for good and the only time you will have to spent is the time it takes to make one quick phone call.