1. SIMILAR REQUIREMENTS FOR PROTON & PERODUA FOR CARS TO BE SCRAPPED
a) All vehicle types and models are accepted but all vehicles must be 10 years or older base on the manufacture year
b) Must be a registered vehicle in Malaysia
c) Must be free from any financial encumbrances or any other restrictions
d) Must be free from any summons, blacklist, court order and/or involved in any police case- customer to get clearance from the relevant authorities eg (JPJ/PDRM)
e) Must possess a valid non-expired road tax
2. CONTRASTING REQUIREMENT FOR CARS TO BE SCRAPPED.
a) OWNERSHIP. PROTON requires at least 6 months of ownership (as stated in the registration card) for the 10 years old car (from year of manufacture) to be scrap. PERODUA accept any 10 years old (from year of manufacture) car with rightful owner (as stated in the registration card) before the 10 March 2009.
b) RUNNING CONDITION. PROTON requires the car at all time, be able to be driven forward or in reverse for at least 20 metres. PERODUA only requires a basic and minimal running condition for purpose of placing the aged vehicle onto the car carrier.
c) PRIVATE REGISTRATION. PROTON did not specify if the vehicle to be scrap must be registered for Private and own used only but PERODUA will NOT accept any vehicle that is registered as a COMMERCIAL VEHICLE.
d) TRANSFER OF RM5,000 discount. PROTON did not explicitly allow the transfer of the RM5000 value for the scrap car but PERODUA explicitly allows the transfer to the next of kin (husband, wife, father, mother, children & siblings)
e) AMOUNT OFFERED FOR SCRAP CAR.
PROTON offers RM5,000 trade-in value for all cars of any make and model to be scrap irrespective of the market value of the car to be scrap.
PERODUA offer a maximum RM5,000 for scrap cars DEPENDING on the offer of the discount for the types and value of the new vehicle purchased at the particular period.
f) VALIDITY OF DISCOUNT VOUCHER
Once the scrapping is approved, PROTON allows the redemption of the Voucher within 3 months but will allow extension if the voucher is not redeemed due to non-availability of cars. PERODUA only allows 2 months for the voucher to be redeemed and reserves the right to impose any charges even if the delay was a due to unavailability of the requested car.
3. REQUIREMENT THAT IS ONLY APPLICABLE FOR PROTON CARS
Save as disclosed in Para 1 & 2 above, PERODUA does not impose any other condition or requirement. Other criteria and requirement that is ONLY APPLICABLE to PROTON are the FUNCTIONALITY and PARTS AVAILABILITY CHECK below. Vehicle for scrapping must pass both the two (2) checks.
(a) FUNCTIONALITY CHECK (only applicable for PROTON CARS)
i- Ignition system is active, engine is able to turn on and off without the need for external batteries
ii- Transmission Gear is functional and shifting of all gears are possible
iii- Pedals. Brake, Clutch and accelerator is functional
iv- Hand brake is available and functional
v- Drivability not affected by body entanglement, body steering, or suspension damage
(b) PARTS AVAILABILITY CHECK (only applicable for PROTON CARS)
i- DOORS. All doors are in-place
ii- HOOD. Available and in place
iii- DASHBOARD. Available and in place
iv- Seat. Are available and in place
v- INTERIOR PEDALS. Are available and in place
vi- BODY. Are in place and attached
vii- EXHAUST PIPE. Are available, intact and in place
viii- HEAD LIGHTS. 1 headlight is available and in place
ix- TAIL LIGHT. 1 tail light is available and in place
x- BREAK LIGHT. 1 brake light is available and in place
xi- WINDOWS. All windows are available and in place
xii- HAND BRAKE. Available and in place
4. Proton will take an average 2 to 4 weeks to approve the scrapping application whilst PERODUA needs 4 weeks to 6 weeks for approval.