We Buy Junk Cars in Los Angeles, California

Welcome to Junk Car Medics, the trusted junk car buyer in LA. We pay cash for junk cars in any condition, making the process quick, easy, and painless. Sell your vehicle as fast as today.

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.

How to Sell Your Car with Junk Car Medics

  • schedule junk car removal

    Get a Quote

    Just answer a few questions about your car to get a cash offer; no personal info is required.

  • schedule junk car removal

    Schedule Removal

    Accept your offer and schedule a time to have the vehicle collected.

  • get paid cash for your car

    Get Paid

    A tow truck is dispatched. A quick vehicle inspection and get a check on the spot.

The Best Junk Car Buyers in LA

Junk Car Medics buys junk cars in Los Angeles in any condition. We purchase hundreds of vehicles every month and make selling your junk car quick, easy, and painless.

  • Quick and Easy Process

    Get paperwork assistance and questions answered by veteran junk car buyers.

  • Competitive Cash Offers

    Just enter your vehicle details to get your best offer based on its condition and scrap value.

  • Free Towing Services

    Hassle-free junk car removal service that handles the entire process.

  • Zero Commitment

    No hidden fees, ads, or haggling, and no contact info is required. Take up to a week to decide if you want to sell us your junk car.

We Pay Cash for Cars, Running or Not

Get more cash for vehicles, including:

  • Cars, trucks, vans, and SUVS in any condition.
  • Vehicles with missing parts, severe damage, or no longer running.
  • Cars with no title (certain conditions apply) and salvage vehicles.

We service Los Angeles and surrounding areas such as Hollywood, Downtown Los Angeles, Venice, Echo Park, Brentwood, Los Feliz, Sherman Oaks, and everywhere else accessible by road.

Recently Purchases in Los Angeles


The average value of a junk car ranges based on various factors such as the vehicle, its condition, and current scrap metal values. The average scrap car price in Los Angeles ranges from $165 to $195 per ton. Vehicles with salvageable parts are more valuable.

Yes, you can sell a junk car without a title in Los Angeles. California allows owners of scrap cars to sell their damaged or decrepit cars for with no title when the transfer is accompanied by a Certificate of Non-Operation/Planned Non-Operation. These clunkers cannot be operated ever again and are only good as salvage.

We recommend getting a replacement vehicle title when possible. Based on our experience, selling a car with the title results in $227 more, on average. The cost of a replacement title in California is $23.

Junk car buyers in Los Angeles consist of auto salvage yards, wrecking yards, and private buyers. Junk Car Medics only works with licensed and reputable buyers and car auctions.

The process to junk cars in Los Angeles is quick, easy, and painless with Junk Car Medics. There are 4 items you need to sell your junk car in Los Angeles. First, you need to know your Vehicle Identification Number (VIN). Second, you need to know your vehicle's condition. Third, you need your vehicle's title, although it may be possible to sell your junk car without it. Lastly, you will need personal identification so we can verify you are the owner of the vehicle you are selling.

Yes, the Department of Motor Vehicles in California must be notified when you sell, junk, donate, or trade a junk car in Los Angeles so that they can track tax liability. A form REG 138 Notice of Transfer and Release of Liability must be submitted to the DMV within 5 calendar days and is required every time any vehicle or vessel is sold for cash in Los Angeles.

The Cash for Clunkers program no longer exists in Los Angeles. The program was developed with federal funding to reduce the number of junk cars and clunkers on the road. The goal was to replace old vehicles with newer vehicles that have less emissions and are better for the environment. The state of California extended this program beyond the Federal limits, but the program no longer exists.

This is a program offered by the state of California for certain qualified individuals and vehicles. The vehicle must be operable, pass inspection at a dismantler, and not be a zero-emissions vehicle. Junk Car Medics buys vehicles in Los Angeles regardless of conditions or requirements.