The Most Cash for Junk Cars in Chicago, IL

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The Best Way to Get Cash for Junk Cars in Chicago

How does it work?

Cash for Junk Cars in Chicago, IL is a service run by Junk Car Medics providing the most money for old, unwanted vehicles. Here's how it works.

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Our tower comes to you and pays you cash on the spot.

Get The Best Value For Your Junk Car in Chicago

Looking for a trusted buyer that offers cash for junk cars in Chicago, IL? If you ever thought "I need to sell my clunker near me for the most money possible right from my phone", then Junk Car Medics is the right cash for junk cars company for you. Obtain a quick cash proposal for your junk vehicle, a reasonable evaluation, no-cost towing and removal, and sustainable car recycling. Find out why we are considered the #1 Chicago junk car buyer.

Junk Car Medics is a fully licensed (Facility #713190) and bonded junk car buying company serving Chicago. Our team of skilled and experienced car valuation experts is eager to assist you to get your scrap car sold in a fast, straightforward, and hassle-free way, for the most cash. We pay $100 to $5,000 cash for junk cars. Submit your car details and we'll handle everything from there—making you a competitive offer, free towing, and assistance with the final paperwork, while you sit back and count your cash. You only have to reach out to us or use our online form to get started.

To learn more about how Junk Car Medics can pay the best value for your end-of-life vehicle, call us now at 1-855-437-9728. You can also request our instant quote to find out how much cash could soon be yours!

We Buy Junk Cars in Chicago in Any Condition

Junk Car Medics welcomes all types of vehicles, such as cars, trucks, vans, and SUVs, in any condition.

Sell your damaged car

Damaged Cars

We buy damaged, wrecked, and totaled vehicles.

Sell your non-running car

Non-Running Cars

We buy cars that don't start or having missing engine or parts.

Sell your salvage car

Salvage Cars

We buy salvage title cars with flood, fire, or structure damage.

Old, High Mileage Cars

High-Mileage Cars

We buy old and high-mileage end-of-life vehicles.

Junk Cars Sold For Cash in Chicago to Junk Car Medics

Recently Purchased Junk Cars

2005 Chevrolet TrailBlazer
Zip Code: 60601
Cash Paid For Car: $550

2012 Ford F-150
Zip Code: 60602
Cash Paid For Car: $710

2006 Ford F-150
Zip Code: 60603
Cash Paid For Car: $475

Sell Your Junk Car for Cash in Chicago

Selling a junk car is different than selling a used car for cash in Chicago. The requirements, values, and buyers are different. Here is the important info about junking a car.

What do I need to junk my car in Chicago?

To junk a car in Chicago, Chicago, Illinois laws according to the Illinois Secretary of State's Office must be followed.

We require:

  • Title of the vehicle
  • Valid identification
  • Lien release if applicable
  • All available keys and fobs

If you can not provide these items but can still prove ownership of the vehicle we may be able to buy your vehicle.

How long does the process take?

Selling a junk car in Chicago only requires a few minutes of your time. Quickly receive an offer, schedule removal at your convenience, and just give the keys and paperwork.

Does Junk Car Medics pay cash for junk cars with no title?

We follow state guidelines for purchasing cars with no titles. At times we can buy junk cars with no title in Chicago but we can not guarantee it in all cases. It will depend on factors such as the vehicle's age and condition. You would also need photo identification and to verify ownership another way if you do not have the pink slip. Give us a call at 1-855-437-9728 to discuss your vehicle. But please note, even if we can buy junk cars with no title the offers will be significantly lower.

Does the title need to be in my name?

Yes, to legally sell a vehicle you must be the legal owner. The title must fully be in your name as well as registration.

Does my vehicle need to be complete?

While we buy cars with no catalytic converter or engine we prefer complete vehicles. Complete vehicles will net the highest offers.

How much can I sell a junk car for?

In Chicago, the value of a junk car is influenced by its condition, weight, and local scrap metal prices, typically ranging from $100 to $2,500. The local average price currently stands at 646.00.

How does Junk Car Medics value cars?

We calculate clunker prices by multiplying its weight by the local scrap metal prices and then accounting for any valuable components or parts.

Key Insights From Our Cash for Junk Cars Service

View stats for junk cars in Chicago.

Chicago Junk Car Insights Details
Average Price: 646.00
Price Range: $100 to $2,500
Vehicle Title Status 84% clean title, 14% no title, 2% rebuilt title
Vehicle Condition 24% do not start, 76% start
Age: 18
Model Year: 2006
Mileage: 133,833
Popular Makes and Models: Chevrolet, Ford, Nissan, Toyota,
Popular Colors Black, White, Gray, Red

What are the most commonly sold junk cars?

Our most frequently purchased junk cars in Chicago include:

  1. 2008 Chevrolet Cobalt
  2. 2010 Chevrolet Malibu
  3. 2015 Chrysler 200
  4. 2003 Honda Civic
  5. 2003 Ford Taurus
  6. 2013 Audi A4
  7. 2004 Chevrolet Classic
  8. 2008 Ford Escape
  9. 2004 Mitsubishi Endeavor
  10. 2012 Ford Focus
  11. 2004 Pontiac Grand Prix

What happens to my vehicle when I sell it?

Your vehicle will be auctioned or dismantled for parts, with the metal recycled based on its condition and value.

Chicago's Top Rated Cash for Junk Cars Service

Jason's Five Star Review

"Junk Car Medics paid the most cash for my junk car of all the providers i called, and I called a lot!"

Jason's Five Star Review

"Junk Car Medics paid the most cash for my junk car of all the providers i called, and I called a lot!"

Jason's Five Star Review

"Junk Car Medics paid the most cash for my junk car of all the providers i called, and I called a lot!"

Junk Car Selling Made Easy

With Junk Car Medics, we make getting the most cash for junk cars easy. Get a cash quote and sell as fast as today. Why bother with private sales, trying to trade in a clunker, or selling to an auto salvage? Get your best offer with Junk Car Medics.

For every purchase we offer:

  • Competitive cash offers with no hidden fees
  • Hassle-free process
  • Free, on-time removal
  • Top rated service
  • Friendly local junk car buyers
  • Guaranteed Payout on Removal

Make sure you are protected and selling your car with a trustworthy buyer

  • We maintain an A+ Rating on the Better Business Bureau (BBB).
  • Fully licensed (Facility #713190) and Insured.
  • Operating since 2016.
  • Purchased 100,000+ cars.
  • Paid out over $100,000,000.

All of our buyers are screened and licensed for your safety. Don't worry about dealing with scams or being taken advantage of. With Junk Car Medics we know the real value of junk cars. Get your custom quote in minutes.

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Why Do People Sell Junk Cars in Chicago?

Name, City & Location

"Junk Car Medics paid the most cash for my junk car of all the providers i called, and I called a lot!"

Name, City & Location

"Junk Car Medics paid the most cash for my junk car of all the providers i called, and I called a lot!"

Name, City & Location

"Junk Car Medics paid the most cash for my junk car of all the providers i called, and I called a lot!"

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Our Service Area

We're proud to serve the fine neighborhoods of Lincoln Park, Lakeview, Wicker Park, Bucktown, Gold Coast, and all others In the area of the Midwest region of the United States and Cook County.

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