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Instant cash for damaged cars & free car removal services in Eltham

Have you been in an accident or tired of seeing that rusty old junk vehicle on blocks in your backyard? The expert team at 1800 Salvage is here to help.

As an Australia-wide auto salvage company, we offer competitive cash-for-cars on all damaged, unwanted, unregistered, old or junk vehicles in Eltham. If it has a motor, we’ll buy it from SUVs and vans to motorcycles, trucks, boats and machinery.

Complete our easy online form, and our experienced car buyers will give you a free quote in under an hour. Then, we can work with you to complete all paperwork and remove your junk car on the same day or at your convenience. 

What are you waiting for? Convert your scrap vehicles into top cash today with 1800 Salvage.

Cash for cars of all conditions

Instant cash for your Eltham scrap vehicle 

Our excellent cash for scrap cars, Eltham service, use Osko transfer to pay our valued customers quickly. Trusted by businesses across Australia, Osko is secure for all parties and instantly transfers funds into your account. 

In addition to offering instant payment, you can count on us to provide the best cash offers. Our trusted partners, including auction houses, repairers and car wreckers in the Eltham and Melbourne suburban region, keep the demand for vehicle parts high. 

Same-day car removal across the city or state

1800 Salvage offers free car removal services to private junk car owners, insurance assessors, panel beating companies and government departments. Our experienced team of tow truck drivers can pick up almost all vehicles with their 10-tonne towing capacity.

To help us efficiently remove your scrap car, please ensure it is in a safe and easily accessible location. If there are no barriers to entry, you don’t even need to be present.

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Cash for cars in all conditions

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Our junk cars removal service is second to none

1800 Salvage provides a fast, reliable car removal service across the city, Greater Melbourne region, Victoria and interstate. So whether you’ve got a wrecked car sitting on the side of the road or your Mercedes Benz has broken down in a multi-storey parking building, we’ll get to you immediately.

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1800 Salvage make it easy

Simple online quote form, same day free quote, instant cash transfer and free car removal, 1800 Salvage does it all. We will take care of all the paperwork and you don’t even need to be home for the car removal.

  • Free purchase quotes (Weigh up your options)
  • Australia wide service
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  • We buy early and late model cars
  • Licenced motor car trader (LMCT: 12082)
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Maximise your cash-for-cars offer

Our auto salvage specialists have extensive industry knowledge and experience that enables them to quickly evaluation your vehicle. We’ll provide our best cash offer from the outset, with no pricing games. 

Sell your old car in Eltham today by sending us the information detailed below, and we’ll get back to you pronto.

  • Make and model
  • Condition and damage
  • Vehicle age
  • Exterior photos from all angles & interior photos
  • Odometer reading
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We pay cash for all car makes and models

We'll pay top money for any vehicle, no matter the damage.

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Frequently asked questions

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Do you buy car parts?

No, we only purchase whole vehicles. However, we can give you a rough estimate for your spare parts or scrap metal. We’ll also connect you with local car wreckers Eltham area or nearby who can dispose of your parts sustainably.

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How quickly can I sell my unwanted car?

1800 Salvage’s cash-for-cars Eltham team works hard to provide the best service in the industry. First, we’ll offer a same-day top cash quote, usually within the hour. From there, we can complete the necessary paperwork electronically and remove your car within 24 hours or the next business day.

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Can you buy my old car if it's still under finance?

1800 Salvage is a licenced car dealer. We can help you remove any encumbrance you have. If our cash offer exceeds your amount owing and we receive a valid payout letter from your finance company, we can handle contract payouts and transfer the remaining funds to you. If it is the same amount owing to remove encumbrance, we can pay your finance in exchange for the vehicle.

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How long are 1800 Salvage’s purchase quotes valid?

All our free quotes are valid for 14 Days. However, we appreciate that selling your car can be a big decision, so if you need more time, we can re-evaluate it later.

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Can I sell an old car on behalf of a deceased estate?

If you are the will's executor and have the necessary paperwork to sell the vehicle, we can purchase the car from the authorised party.

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Does my unwanted car need a roadworthy certificate for you to buy it?

We do not require a roadworthy. This saves you time and money compared to selling your vehicle privately, requiring an up-to-date roadworthy certificate. 

Doug Whiffin

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Doug Whiffin

Doug began his career in the automotive industry at age 18. He has worked in several dealerships and has since become an expert valuer buyer. Doug serves a broad spectrum of clients including car dealerships, independent dealers, automotive wholesalers, and automotive salvage dealers, helping sellers obtain top cash for their unwanted cars. Additionally, he seamlessly transitions into the role of second-in-command manager in the general manager's absence, showcasing his proactive nature and leadership skills.

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Whether you want to buy or sell salvage vehicles, we are here to help. Get in touch and we will get back to you soon with the information you need.

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