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What Do Car Wreckers Do?

If people would simply judge car wreckers by their title, they’d think that they’re just out to smash and destroy vehicles and get scrap metal out of it. While that may be partially true, in essence, their real job is actually the opposite – auto wreckers might be the only ones who care for these unwanted cars.

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Thanks for that.

It's been decades but here, every once in a while a family member needs a part that is not in stock from the usual channels. Auto wreckers here disassemble and catalog the parts from cars that arrive there for many reasons.

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Car Wreckers

At the junkyard, the car is stripped of any valuable parts and the car's body is sold as scrap metal.

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Car wrecker process

I've been working in a car wrecking yard in Brisbane for many years, Cars are purchased from general public and auction. Once it is brought to the yard all the working parts such as doors, bonnet, guards and parts interior are taken out and placed for sale. Car wreckers and scrap car companies are different, Mainly wreckers sell parts but scrap car companies just recycle.
Hope this answers your question.

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