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How it works

At Exchange My Car, we also buy any car. If you just want to sell your car, you can do so through our website, even if you're not ready to buy your next car yet.

Free car valuation

Find out how much your car is worth instantly. All you need to do is enter the registration number of your vehicle and your details to get a quote and start selling your car.

Arrange inspection & collection

If you are happy with the valuation of your car, we will connect you with one of our approved dealers who will buy your car for the price you were quoted. Simply book an appointment for your car to be inspected and collected on the day and time of your choice.

Instant Payment

On your appointment day, an unbiased third party will come to inspect and test drive your vehicle. Once this is complete, we will make payment to you via instant bank transfer, the whole process should take no more than 60 minutes from start to finish.

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Why sell your car through Exchange My Car?

Dedicated account manager

You will be allocated a dedicated account manager to assist you with the sale of your vehicle from beginning to end. Your account manager will match you with a suitable verified dealer and ensure you have a hassle free experience throughout.

All services free of charge

We are here to assist you with our impartial concierge-like service, completely free of charge. The only charge you will ever encounter is a fully refundable appointment holding fee of £49.99, which is returned to you upon completion of the sale of your vehicle.

Nationwide collection

We buy cars from all over the country and for your convenience we will collect your vehicle from you at any UK location, whether it's at home or at your workplace. You won't need to spend time bringing the car to the dealer purchasing your car and arranging transport home.

Enter your REG to get an instant valuation

We use the latest in car value technology to ensure you get the most competitive price instantly. Your car will be collected from your home and your payment will be instant - all completely FREE of charge.

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Get the best price for your car

You wouldn't get car insurance without comparing options, so why settle for less when selling your car? By working with over 13,000 dealers, we are focused on securing the highest possible price for your car. With a quick 30 second quote, you can compare your options and also find the new car that you are looking for.

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There's no obligation to sell and you will never deal with any “pushy” sales people

Your car will be collected free of any charge

Car finance can also be settled immediately during your appointment

Compare your quotes against part exchange deals so you know exactly what you could be offered elsewhere

Instant payment ensures you will have cash in your bank before your vehicle is delivered to the purchasing

There are no additional charges for receiving your payment instantly

Frequently asked questions (FAQ)

Below, we have compiled a list of the questions we get asked the most.
How does it work at Exchange My Car?

It’s simple, we are a platform that you can use to sell your car instantly, part exchange or buy & finance a car.

Our Smart System compares quotes from thousands of car dealers and buyers and matches you with a reputable dealer who is willing to quote the highest part exchange value for your car, and sells the new vehicle you want. The best part is that our part exchange service is completely free!

We do not charge you any fees for helping you buy a car, arranging your part exchange, brokering finance deals such as Hire Purchase or Conditional Sale agreements.

If you choose to only sell your car through us, a fully refundable fee of £49.99 will be charged. Please note this fee is refunded to you at the point of you receiving payment for your vehicle. The fee is not refundable should you fail to attend the appointment, fail to disclose issues or problems with the vehicle or if you choose to cancel the sale less than 48 hours prior to the appointment.

No, we connect our customers with reputable dealers who have agreed to our Smart Standards and stock the car that our customer wants.

Your quote is valid for 7 days.

What is part exchange?

To part exchange cars, is when you trade in your car for another, by offsetting the value of the original car against the price of the new one. If the new car you’re going for has a lower value than the car you are trading in, the dealer will pay you back the remaining balance.

To find out the part exchange value of your car, simply submit your REG number below:


We offer your car to a panel of approved dealers and find out who is willing to quote the best price for your car.

Yes you can. We will just need to know how much is outstanding with confirmation from your finance company and the dealer that buys your car will pay this off and pay you the remaining balance.

Yes you can, we have a panel of approved dealers who will take a car of higher value and sell you a car of lower value and pay the remaining balance back to you.

You will need your V5 logbook in your name at your current address, current MoT certificate, all history and bills you have available, handbooks and a copy of a utility bill in your name dated within the last three months.

How do I receive the payment for the sale of my car?

You will receive it via bank transfer direct from the dealer buying your car.

We have a panel of dealers that will buy any make, model, year of car apart from non-runners.

You need to be as accurate with your description as possible, keep a record of all bills and service history up to date, and make sure it’s clean on the day of the inspection.

Yes, definitely. With imported vehicles, we will not be able to conduct an accurate evaluation on our website. However, you can get in touch with us at 01992 352040.

Part exchanging the car will always attract a higher payment for your car from our panel of dealers.

No, unfortunately our panel of approved dealers will only buy running cars.

If it’s a low category insurance write-off we may be able to find a buy for your car, however it is not guaranteed.

Leasing, PCP (Personal Contract Purchase), HP (Car Hire Purchase), BCH (Business Contract Hire)

Yes we have a finance calculator which you can find at the bottom of the page of the car you’re interested in. Please note that this will only give you an indicative estimate. To find out the accurate quote for you, please get in touch.

How do I know if I can trust the dealer?

Here at Exchange My Car, any car dealers we introduce you to have confirmed their compliance with our Smart Standards.

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