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Scrapping a car in Burnaby

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May 4, 2018
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Scrapping a car in Burnaby

Honda Prelude 98. Engine overheated and warped the head. Even with a cheapish replacement engine ($500) the cost of labor/parts/fluids ($3000-4000) makes it not worth it. It's a shame because the interior is pretty pristine and I replaced the rims and wheels in December.

My only options are if a buyer would take the whole thing off my hands or scrapping it. Any reputable scrap for cash companies? Noble Towing comes up first on Google.
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Jun 4, 2020
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Clarington, ON
Throw it on Kijiji or marketplace. If it's in good shape, someone will give you more then scrap for a 'lude in decent condition.
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Mar 23, 2004
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From the other thread it seems your car "may be worth" $14,000 on the used market. Might as well list it on kijiji, start at $10k, and say highest bidder takes it lol.

I mean back in the 90s Publisher's Clearinghouse and whatever would send you letters saying "you may have already won $1 million!" so this is about the same chances I'd say but other people say it's true so might as well see what you can get for it :lol:

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