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What Are Scrap Car Batteries Worth

What Are Scrap Car Batteries Worth? In short about £5 Car batteries contain highly toxic substances and should be disposed of correctly. Battery acid is strong and can cause blindness if it gets in your eyes. Batteries also contain quite…

What is an ATF Authorised Treatment Facility

What is an (ATF) Authorised Treatment Facility? Assington Autos is an Authorised Treatment Facility When scrapping your vehicle you will see or hear this term often but what is it and what does it mean? As stated above an ATF is an authorised…

Can I scrap my car without a log book VC5

Can I scrap my car without a log book VC5? You have decided to scrap your old car and realise after searching high and low that you have lost your log book. All too common log books are misplaced, and with threats of fines from the DVLA for…

Car Scrappage Scheme

Currently, various motor manufacturers are offering trade-ins and discounts on selected new cars and some commercial vehicles. Here, we review the latest leading promotions that are in force, as at September 2018. If you are buying a new car and are looking for a good scrappage deal, read on – you might want to consider these allowances when making your choice. In some cases, this subsidy can stretch to a handsome £5,000.

Donate Your Car in Colchester

Assington Autos are pleased to announce the start of their charity scheme.  We will donate a percentage of the value of your car for scrap to a named charity.  If you have a vehicle sitting idle you could help a charity by calling Assington…

Happy New Year from Assington Autos

Dear Customers, We would like to take the time to thank all of our customers in 2017 and wish you all a Happy New Year. Assington Autos established themselves as the leading Scrap My Car service in the Essex and Suffolk areas.  We are…

Scrapping Your Car Could Be The Answer?

If you own an old car then you could be in for a new charge for driving your old vehicle in London Recently, there has been introduced a “T-Charge,” which is a daily charge of £10 for car owners who enter the centre of London in cars…

A Guide To Scrap My Car in Colchester and Essex

Assington Autos guide on how to scrap your vehicle. When your vehicle reaches the end of the road you have no alternative but to have the car scrapped.  You will need to scrap your car at an Authorised Treatment Facility (ATF). Also known…

Scrap My Car Colchester | Assington Autos

Scrap My Car Colchester At Assington Autos we offer a Scrap My Car service to residents of Colchester Suffolk and all of Essex. Scrapping your car is easy and straight forward with our online quotation, great prices and collection service.…

Welcome To Assington Autos

Assington Autos was established in 2017, Fred Cook and Jape Daly took over the breakers yard in Assington near Sudbury in November 2016. The site, which is over 4 acres in total, has been a Vehicle Dismantlers for over 50 years. Both founders…