The Best Resources For Selling Junk Cars

Learn the basics about junk cars, including ownership, maintenance, scrapping, and selling. And when ready, turn to Junk Car Medics to get the most cash for your junk car.

Helpful Tip:

Starting with your VIN will get you the most accurate offer.

Helpful Tip:

Starting with your VIN will get you the most accurate offer.

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Welcome to the best place to learn how to sell junk cars for cash online. Junk Car Medics has purchased 100,000's of scrap cars nationwide since 2015. Over that time we have gained a bit of knowledge about buying junk cars and we want to share it with you to make selling junk cars simpler.

Learn everything from how much they are worth and current prices, selling a clunker for the most cash, and who pays the most cash.

But first, get started learning with our overview of a junk car.

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What is a Junk Car?

By Todd Bialaszewski

A junk car, also termed a scrap car, is a vehicle that may still run but is unsafe due to significant damage or mechanical failure. These cars are not worth repairing and are typically unsuitable for use on public roads. Its remaining value lies in the parts that can be salvaged and the scrap metal it provides. […]

What is a junk car?

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Sell Your Junk Car for $100 – $1,000 Cash

Sell Your Junk Car For Cash Get $500, $1,000, and up to $1,500 for Junk Cars Looking to sell your junk car for the most cash? Junk Car Medics pays $100 to $5,000 cash for […]

car scrap price is $145 to $195 per net ton as of may 2024

Scrap Car Prices: Per Ton Scrap Metal Value of Car Near You

Scrap car prices are used to determine the value of a junk car when it is sold for its recyclable materials. Scrap car prices range between $145/ton to $195/ton, depending on location and other factors […]

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