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Not everyone is aware of what vehicle salvage really is. What goes on in their minds when they hear the term is a heap of metal which cannot be driven and is not worth anything. This is not what vehicle salvage is. Although vehicle salvage can be a heap of metal which is worthless, it simply means the car is damaged and can be repaired.
The categories of vehicle salvage includes categories A, B, C, D, and X. These all have their pros and cons. If you deal with vehicle salvage, you can earn some profit and many people today are even making it as their main source of income.
The category A of vehicle salvage consist of a heap of metal which can no longer be fixed. You can get very little car parts out of this vehicle like ECUs or car engines.
Category B consists of vehicle like category A which are completely wrecked and can only be used for part. But if you broke the vehicle salvage and sold the car parts, you would stand to make a profit. But if you want to fix the vehicle salvage up to be road worthy then you would make a loss.
Repairing a category C vehicle salvage is possible and can be sold for a profit. Even thought the vehicle has a lot of damages, it is still possible to make it road worthy. Having a retailer fix the vehicle will cost you greatly. So, it is either you fix it yourself or bring it in a garage so that you can make profit on the sale. Before purchasing a vehicle which is in the border of category B and category C, you have to ensure that you can fix up the vehicle for profit.
In category D, the vehicles are always repairable and you can do so with a cost less than its pre-sale value. This gives you a clean profit. Vehicles in this category has less damage than vehicles in category C and often parts are needed with very little damage.
Category X may be said to be the best vehicle salvage category there is. The cars in this category are either undamaged or has very little damage which comes from the wear and tear from the previous owner. Stolen, recovered , or unclassified vehicles which have been in an accident are the vehicles in this category. There is a high profit for people who sell vehicle salvage from category X.
So, in summary, categories A and B are used for car parts, categories C and D are for repairs and category X is a bargain and should be bought on the spot.