Author Archives: Craig Howkins

Replacement Lights for Your Car

If you are looking for replacement lights for your car we can help. We have a huge range of quality, tested replacement lights. The even better news is that you can save up to 80% off new RRP! Maybe you have had a bump, your car has been vandalised, you’ve accidentally reversed into something or […]

Replacement Car Door Windows Leicester

Have you recently suffered a shattered window due to a break in of your car or perhaps you have had to break a window yourself due to lost keys? Whatever the reason your glass is broken we are the place to go for replacement car door windows Leicester. At Howkins Motor Spares we can supply […]

What Affects The Price Of Scrap Cars?

As a result of what’s happening in the steel industry, scrap metal prices are the lowest they’ve been for several years. But what affects the price of scrap cars? There are a number of number of factors which directly influence the price you may receive scrap vehicles which all stem from the classic law of […]

Scrap Cars for Cash in Leicester

There can be many reasons why you might want to scrap your car. It could be because it is an insurance right-off, has failed an MOT and is not economical to repair, has engine failure or has simply run itself into the road. Whatever the reason Howkins Motor Spares is the place to go to […]

Buy Insurance Write-offs in Leicester

Many cars that have been written off can still be repaired and put back on the road. A write-off is a car that’s been damaged to the extent that its insurance company doesn’t think it is economically worthwhile to repair it. We sell complete cars that have previously been classed as insurance write-offs and have […]

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What happens when you scrap a car?

If your car has been badly damaged, written of by your insurance company, or has come to the end of its useful life, then you might be wondering what to do next. Thankfully, legislation in recent years to minimise the problem of abandoned cars means you no longer have to pay for your car to […]

Happy New Year from Howkins!

Well, we’ve nearly made it through January and we’re wondering how many of you have kept your New Year’s resolution? Here, at Howkins the New Year has given us a chance to reflect on the past year and come up with a few of our own too. Scrapping your car with us is already a […]

Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year!

With Christmas very nearly upon us, we wanted to wish everyone a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year! It’s been a fantastic year for everyone here at Howkins Motor Spares and we’re very much looking forward to another great year helping customers scrap their cars as well as delivering quality used spare car parts […]

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Insurance Write Offs Wanted!

Let’s face it, accidents happen whether we like it or not. If you’ve been unlucky enough to have had an accident recently it can be difficult to know where to turn, especially if your car has been deemed a ‘write off’. It’s something you may have never had to deal with, and can be an […]