Scrap Starter Motors & Alternators
Use our UK Price Checker for scrap starter motors & alternators. Find the latest rates listed below, from trusted buyers nationwide. Scrappie also displays average guide prices for scrap starter motors & alternators per metric tonne (MT), per kilogram (KG) and per pound (LB).
Scrap Starter Motor & Alternator Prices
Average Price: £638 MT
Description: Scrap starter motors are electrical devices found in vehicles that initiate the engine's rotation.
Scrap alternators are components in vehicles that generate electricity to charge the battery and power the vehicle's electrical systems.
Unit J Oxney Industrial Estate, Oxney Road, Peterborough
Cambridgeshire, PE15YP Call 07525 081681
|AVS Cumbria Metals
Cumbria, CA14 4RG Call 01900 66196
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Frequently Asked Questions
Scrappie is here to help you whether you're a scrap dealer, tradesperson, or a member of the public with scrap starters & alternators for sale. Here are just some of the answers to the most popular questions.
How Much Are Scrap Starter Motors and Alternators Worth?
Today, average scrap starter motor and alternator are: £638 MT / £0.63 KG / £0.28 LB.
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What are Scrap Starter Motors and Alternators?
Scrap starter motors and alternators are electrical components commonly found in vehicles that play essential roles in starting the engine and generating electricity for the vehicle's systems, respectively. When they are no longer functional or needed, they are considered scrap and can be recycled to recover valuable materials.
Who Can Sell Scrap Starter Motors and Alternators?
Anyone with scrap starter motors and alternators can sell them. This includes individuals, auto repair shops, mechanics, and businesses that deal with automotive parts. Selling these components is a way to not only dispose of unwanted items but also earn money from the valuable materials they contain.
How to Sell Scrap Starter Motors and Alternators?
Selling scrap starter motors and alternators can be a straightforward process. Identify the components, prepare them by removing non-metal parts, find a buyer such as local scrap yards, recycling centres, or online platforms like Scrappie, arrange transportation, and receive payment based on weight and component type. Scrappie can help you find reputable buyers and streamline the selling process.
Where Can I Sell Scrap Starter Motors and Alternators?
You can sell scrap starter motors and alternators at various locations, including local scrap yards, recycling centres, online platforms like Scrappie, and some auto wreckers and salvage yards.
When Should I Sell Scrap Starter Motors and Alternators?
The ideal time to sell scrap starter motors and alternators is when you no longer need them or when they are damaged beyond repair. Selling promptly when metal prices are favourable can also help declutter your space and put money back in your pocket.
Why Should I Recycle Starter Motors and Alternators?
Recycling starter motors and alternators is environmentally responsible and has several benefits, including resource conservation, energy savings, economic gain, and reducing environmental impact. It's a win-win situation, benefiting both your wallet and the environment. Scrappie can assist you in finding the right buyers and making the recycling process convenient and efficient.
Do I Sort My Scrap?
If you have different types & grades of scrap metal, try and sort them as best you can before arriving at the scrap yard. This will save you time and effort at the dealers location. Make sure there are as few contaminants attached to your metal to get the best rate.
How Do I Get Paid?
In accordance with the Scrap Metal Dealers Act 2013, cash payments are banned. You’ll normally be paid by same day Bank Transfer. Make sure you keep your receipt or ticket. Payments onto your bank card or cheques may be available at some locations.
If your scrap is being collected by a buyer, make sure you get paid before the buyer leaves with your goods.
What Do I Bring To The Scrappie?
Driving Licence or Passport + Recent Utility Bill
Account Number & Sort Code
Can I Deliver To a Scrappie?
If you have a small quantity of material, many buyers won’t collect & pay due to the cost of fuel, time & manpower involved. Your best bet would be to deliver your goods to a licenced site. You’ll most often be paid a higher rate too. Some yards might ask you to wear a hi-visibility vest and hard hat to enter the site.
Weighing In Your Scrap Starter Motors and Alternators?
Your starter motors and alternators will often be weighed in front of you so you can see the weight for yourself and you'll get paid. If you have any questions, don't be afraid to ask your scrap merchant. They are there to help.
Are Free Scrap Metal Collections Available?
Sometimes it might not be economical for you to deliver your scrap metal to a local yard. Reasons such as time, effort, means of transport or simply because you have a small very quantity to recycle.
Why not just give it away? To find a free scrap collector near you, click here. Licenced local collectors will pick up your free scrap starter motors and alternators from your home or business and deliver them to the site when they have a full load.