If you’re ready to see how Guzzler Busters can help you, it’s crucial to learn all you can about the application process and how our system works. These are some common questions our clients ask before contacting Guzzler Busters to complete an application:

Q: I think my car meets the qualifications, what do I do now?
A: Fill out and send an application (Application Link) to Guzzler Busters. After your application is complete, a regional representative will review it and create a listing for the vehicle.

Q: How old does my car have to be to participate?
A: The vehicle being scrapped must be 10 years or older in order to participate, must currently be registered for at least 365 days consecutively and must meet a few other simple eligibility standards. (Eligibility Link)

Q: Why does my car need to be registered for at least one year to be accepted for Guzzler Busters’ consideration?
A: Guzzler Busters works to remove harmful vehicles from our roads. As a result, current and ongoing registration is important to establish that the vehicles being scrapped are currently being driven on the road.

Q:  Is there a cost to apply for the Guzzler Busters Program?
A: No , applying to our program is free, and there are no costs associated with applying. Begin a Guzzler Busters application online via our application page (Application Link)

Q: How can I submit an application?
A: Applying online is quick and easy – simply follow these steps:

  • Visit our Application Page on our program website. (Application Link)
  • Create a user account with a working email address. 
  • Once you create a user account, please check your email for log-in instructions.
  • Log into your account and create an application.                                                                      

Q: How long will it take before I hear from a representative after submitting an application?
A: A regional representative will email you within two weeks of the application submission date.                                                            

Q: Can I replace more than one vehicle under the Guzzler Busters Program?
A: Yes, this program is focused on getting as many environmentally damaging vehicles off the road as possible.

Q: My car has a salvage title – can I still apply?
A: Yes. However, you will also need to provide proof that the vehicle has been operating for the past year, is currently registered at the time of application submission, and that you have owned it for at least one year.

Q: Where can I obtain the status of my application?
A: You can log into your account on the Gas Guzzler website to view your application status. If you have been assigned a representative, you can also contact the representative for a status update.

Q: What do I do with the old vehicle once it is fully funded?
A: Your representative will let you know the location of the nearest scrapper to take your vehicle.