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We pay cash and offer free car removal services

1800 Salvage makes selling unwanted or scrap cars quick and easy with our streamlined digital process and excellent customer service. 

Not all vehicles are worth the cost of repairs, so why put up with an eyesore and hazard on your property when we offer free towing and instant cash payment on the same day?

We are nationwide auto salvage and car removal specialists. Our expert cash-for-cars Ringwood team know the market inside out and purchase any motor vehicle, no matter its state. 

Turn any damaged, written-off or unregistered vehicle into top cash today. To get started, complete our simple online form with your car details or call us. We’ll send you a generous, free quote within an hour.

Cash for cars of all conditions

More than just a scrap car buyer 

1800 Salvage’s Ringwood cash-for-cars team provides a convenient, comprehensive service to all private car owners, insurers and panel beaters. We are experts in seeing the value in any junk car or motor vehicle. No matter the damage.

Our trusted partners include restoration specialists, auction houses, wholesalers, car wreckers, Ringwood and Melbourne. We work together to repurpose, upcycle or recycle damaged or written-off vehicles and their parts. Demand is high, so that we can offer you the best cash price.

Experienced car removal services anytime, anywhere  

We offer free car removal services on the same or the next business day, whether your old vehicle is at a business lot in Ringwood or its nearby suburbs, an apartment garage in the CBD or the panel beaters in regional Victoria.

When our towing team confirms the condition of your unwanted vehicle, they’ll initiate cash payment via the secure online platform, Osko. This near-instantaneous transfer will be delivered directly into your bank account within 30 seconds.

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Cash for cars in any condition

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Vehicle salvage made easy

24-hour car removal in Ringwood, Melbourne and nationwide

Our vehicle towing specialists have the experience and equipment to access nearly any location safely and efficiently. With the help of trusted transport partners, we have tow trucks at the ready across the country to collect your old or accident car. Book your tow today.

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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
  • Money in your account via OSKO
  • We buy early and late model cars
  • Licenced motor car trader (LMCT: 12082)
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Top cash for cars offers on your unwanted car

1800 Salvage’s specialist team can quickly and accurately assess your old car’s value based on the photographs and information you send. We pride ourselves on offering fair, honest and transparent prices that put more money back into your pocket.

Our extensive network of reputable partners, including car wreckers, auction houses, repairers and car recycling companies, enable us to recondition or repurpose all vehicles and their parts.

What we need to know:

  • Make and model
  • Condition and damage
  • Vehicle age
  • Exterior photos from all angles & interior photos
  • Odometer reading
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Car brands we buy

We pay top-dollar cash for everything from luxury brands to fleet vehicles.

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Frequently asked questions

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Does 1800 Salvage buy auto parts?

No. We only purchase whole vehicles. However, we’re happy to provide an estimate for car parts or scrap metal. Our friendly professionals can also connect you with car and truck wreckers near Ringwood and across Melbourne to responsibly dispose of your parts.

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How long are 1800 Salvage’s purchase quotes valid?

All our quotes remain valid for 14 days. If you need more time, we can re-evaluate it later.

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What if I change my mind after accepting your offer?

Sure thing. You can change your mind if you haven’t signed our contract of sale. Once signed, there is an obligation of sale. However, we will work with you to arrive at a positive result regardless of where we’re in the process with your Ringwood vehicle.

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Why should I sell my car, Ringwood, to you and not another dealer?

Unlike other vehicle buyers in Australia, we have today’s latest technology to offer every customer fast, convenient and outstanding service. Just read our reviews, and you’ll see why! Our work speaks for itself.

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Does 1800 Salvage need to assess my vehicle in person to provide me with a purchase offer?

Not at all! 1800 Salvage can complete all purchase quotes online via desktop assessment. Please attach plenty of photos so we can offer you the best possible price!

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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