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Get cash for cars in Queens with Junk Car Medics, the #1 way to sell junk cars in Queens.

To salvage usable materials from old, broken-down cars that can't be repaired or resold, a service known as "junk vehicle removal" will remove the cars from the owner's property and dismantle them. When residents of Queens, New York, need waste removed, they can bring their junk cars to a nearby junkyard, where the salvageable parts will be removed, the fluids will be drained, and the shell will be crushed for scrap metal.

The process typically entails transporting the junk car and its parts to recycling facilities, where they are separated for further processing.

Metals used in cars require a lot of oil and carbon to produce. Queens, New York, has been an important hub for decades, but the mining and refining processes have had significant negative effects on the local environment. Using them in metal production increases the environmental damage that is being done. Around 85 million barrels of oil are saved annually in the United States through recycling auto parts. Liquids that are harmful to the environment, such as mercury and sodium azide, can leak out of old cars. Having your junk car removed in Queens, NY will prevent the burning of fossil fuels to smelt the vehicle's metals into something useful, which in turn will reduce your carbon footprint. The government in Queens, New York collects taxes from both the buyer and the seller.

We Buy Junk Cars in Queens for Cash

Junk Car Medics buys junk cars in Queens of all vehicle types and conditions for cash.

Junk Car Medics is among the most reliable options for selling or buying junk cars in the Queens, New York area. Junk Car Medics of Queens, NY, has partnered with only the most reliable junk car buyers in the area. This includes both public and private venues, such as salvage yards and car auctions, as well as individual vendors. Having multiple local buyers compete for the sale of a customer's vehicle allows Junk Car Medics to get its customers the most money possible for their vehicle.

Over a thousand five-star reviews from satisfied customers are strong evidence of Junk Car Medics' excellent service. They have spent over $55 million buying over 200,000 junk cars across the United States. Junk Car Medics makes the process of selling your old car easy and hassle-free.

Get an instant quote when you visit Junk Car Medics' website or give them a call and detail exactly what's wrong with your old vehicle. Whether to accept the offer immediately or to give it some thought is entirely up to the person being offered it. Once you accept the offer, hand over the title, and fill out the paperwork, your vehicle will be taken to Queens, NY at no cost to you. Vehicle purchases are made quickly and without hassle thanks to the friendly and knowledgeable staff. Easy to carry out and complete.

A quick quote and one of the best prices for your vehicle are available from Junk Car Medics thanks to their extensive network of junk car sellers. Junk Car Medics always removes junk cars without charging the customer in Queens, New York.

The average junk car in Queens:

  • is 16 years old (2006)
  • has 237,800 miles
  • has a value of $697.50

Here are some more stats on junk cars in Queens:

  • 0% do not drive
  • 30% do not start
  • 100% have body damage
  • 0% have no title

At Junk Car Medics we pay cash for cars in Queens in all conditions. We buy junk cars for cash - damaged, wrecked, totaled, old, scrap, clunkers and non-running cars in Queens.

The junk cars that we buy for cash in Queens include damaged cars, wrecked cars, totaled cars, old cars with high mileage, non-running cars, scrap cars, and clunker junkers.

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    Who buys junk cars in Queens?

    Find below a collection of Queens, NY's prime junk car purchasers.

    1. Junk Car Medics - The best overall as they offer the highest prices for junk cars in Queens, NY, they are a big junk car company with many years of experience with a vast network of junk car buyers across most states all over the United States.
    2. Ace Auto Wreckers
    3. A Plus Auto Salvage Inc.
    4. NYC Auto Parts Junk Car Buyers
    5. Richmond Auto L.L.C.
    6. Nelson's Auto Parts

    How to choose a junk car buyer in Queens?

    Listed below are the nine steps on how to choose a junk buyer in Queens, NY.

    1. Go online and find a licensed junk car buyer in Queens, NY by using google to search for junk car buyers near you.
    2. Search for their reviews on google and on other sites that rate junk car buyers in Queens, NY.
    3. Click on the junk car buyers’ websites and read about them paying special attention to the following important parts.
    4. Their prices
    5. Payment upon junk removal
    6. Payment in cash
    7. Experience
    8. How customer friendly they are
    9. How do they handle the paperwork

    It is crucial to make sure your junk car buyer does not charge you for towing the car.

    What is the best junk car buyer in Queens?

    Junk Car Medics is the place to go if you live in Queens, NY, and want to sell your old, broken-down car. Junk Car Medics will negotiate with local junkyards, tow companies, online auto auctions, and buyers to ensure that you receive the highest possible price for your junk car in the Queens, NY area.

    Do junkyards in Queens buy junk cars for cash?

    Yes, junkyards and auto salvage yards in Queens, NY will buy junk cars, but it's best to call ahead and confirm.

    Do wrecking yards in Queens buy cars for cash?

    Yes. Queens, New York is home to numerous auto recycling centers that are eager buyers. Make sure by calling ahead to each scrap yard.

    What are scrap car prices near me in Queens?

    The current average scrap car price in Queens is $698.

    The most wanted junk car in Queens is the 2004 Chevrolet TrailBlazer averaging $645 cash for scrap cars. Remember that scrap car prices in Queens fluctuate depending on several factors, so it is important to get an accurate quote from Junk Car Medics at the time of selling your junk car.

    Average Junk Car Price
    in Queens

    Average Prices For Top 10 Junk Cars in Queens

    Here are the 10 most popular junk cars in Queens:

      1. 2004 Chevrolet TrailBlazer - $645.00
      2. 2002 BMW X5 - $610.00
      3. 2009 Volvo C30 - $620.00
      4. 2005 Honda Accord - $755.00
      5. 2002 Jeep Grand Cherokee - $550.00
      6. 2013 Mazda CX-5 - $995.00
      7. 2017 Hyundai Elantra - $1,320.00
      8. 1995 Ford Thunderbird - $230.00
      9. 2004 Mitsubishi Endeavor - $605.00
      10. 2005 Mercury Mariner - $422.50

    Queens Junk Cars With The Highest Values

    Here are the top 9 valued junk cars in Queens

    1. Hyundai Elantra - $1,320.00
    2. Mazda CX-5 - $995.00
    3. Honda Accord - $755.00
    4. Chevrolet TrailBlazer - $645.00
    5. Volvo C30 - $620.00
    6. BMW X5 - $610.00
    7. Mitsubishi Endeavor - $605.00
    8. Jeep Grand Cherokee - $550.00
    9. Ford Thunderbird - $230.00

    Remember that prices of junk cars fluctuate depending on several factors, it is important to get a quote from Junk Car Medics to get an accurate price for you junker in Queens.

    What factors impact junk car values in Queens?

    Here are 7 factors that impact the value of scrap cars:

    1. Details about the vehicle, including its model year, manufacturer, and make.
    2. In what shape the car is in and whether or not it can be driven.
    3. How much of the car's original value remains and how much has been lost.
    4. Total metal content of the vehicle.
    5. Pricing of scrap metal in the area.
    6. Whether or not you own the car outright.
    7. Where you fall within the population distribution.

    How do junk car prices in Queens compare to other cities?

    The average junk car price in Queens is $698. The average junk car price in New York is $740. Comparatively, the national average price of a junk car is $617. Therefore, Queens pays $42 less for junk cars than the New York average and $81 more for junk cars than the national average.

    Here are nearby cities that pay more for junk cars than Queens:

    View recent junk car values in Queens


    Can I sell my junk car for $500 cash in Queens?

    An odd side effect of the pandemic has been a rise in the price of scrap automobiles. Now is a good time to sell your junk car for $500 or more.

    Due to an increase in the number of people keeping their old cars rather than selling them or trading them in for new ones, the junk car market is doing better than it has in years. More Americans needing car maintenance equals a rise in the demand for used auto components. Most of these components are sourced from old automobiles that have been deemed useless.

    Vehicle ZipCode Offer Date Offer Price Title Mileage Driveable?
    2004 Mitsubishi Endeavor 11427 07-25-2022 $605 Clean 875000 Yes
    1995 Toyota Corolla 11427 04-05-2021 $615 Clean 146000 Yes
    2001 Honda Accord 11427 10-03-2022 $550 Clean 168000 No
    2006 Cadillac CTS 11428 06-17-2021 $545 Clean 175000 No
    2006 BMW 3-Series 11428 01-06-2023 $780 Clean 199000 No
    2005 Toyota Camry 11428 03-30-2021 $820 Clean 224000 No
    2006 Cadillac CTS 11428 06-18-2021 $545 Clean 175000 No
    2006 Ford Explorer 11428 05-28-2021 $680 Clean 184000 No
    2006 Ford Explorer 11428 05-28-2021 $680 Clean 182000 No
    2006 Cadillac CTS 11428 06-07-2021 $555 Clean 150000 Yes
    2006 Toyota Camry Solara 11428 06-06-2021 $845 Clean 106000 Yes
    2006 FORD Explorer 11428 05-22-2021 $765 Clean 175000 No
    2008 Dodge Durango 11428 09-27-2021 $625 Clean 119000 No
    2004 Acura MDX 11428 11-01-2022 $835 None 170000 No
    2005 Chrysler 300 11428 07-19-2021 $585 Clean 260000 No

    How much Can You Sell Your Car For in Queens?

    What do I need to sell my junk car in Queens?

    The following are some of the things you'll need to sell your junk car in New York.

    • Find a trustworthy buyer for your old car first.
    • Second, bring your driver's license and car title with you; if you don't have either, you'll need to get a replacement title from the Secretary of State's office.
    • Finally, you'll have to hand over the vehicle's title to the junk car buyer and fill out any necessary paperwork.

    How does Queens define a junk vehicle?

    A junk or salvage vehicle is any vehicle manufactured before 1973 that has been transferred to an insurance company to settle a damage claim, as defined in Part 81 of the Information and Regulations for Junk and Salvage Vehicle Businesses, 81.1 Introduction and Definitions. Vehicles of this age that have been sold for scrap metal also qualify. If you leave a car that's more than ten years old on private property, the owner can legally declare it junk and collect the money from the sale.

    What are the laws around junking a car in Queens?

    Specifics on the Part 81 Requirements for Junk and Salvage Vehicle Dealers

    Part I.1. General Provisions and Definitions 81.1. Explains the requirements for proving ownership of a junk or salvage vehicle and defines these terms.

    §81.2, §81.3, and §81.4. This article provides information on the identification, licensing, and registration needs of auto wrecking and salvage yards.

    81.8 Methods to be Followed Upon Purchasing or Selling Junk/Salvage Vehicles Describes the protocol followed and the paperwork needed by auto recyclers when purchasing unwanted vehicles in the Queens area.

    Title application for a vehicle determined to be a total loss under Section 81.13. Instructions for obtaining a salvage or junk vehicle title are provided.

    Article 81.21, Sanctions. Discusses the penalties that can be imposed on auto recycling businesses that break the law when they recycle illegally acquired vehicles.

    Other Laws;

    MV-35 and MV-37 permit the sale of untitled vehicles under certain circumstances.

    Vehicle dismantling facilities (Title 23, Article 27). Details the rules that auto recycling centers must follow to protect the environment.

    What is the penalty for breaking the Queens, NY laws regarding Scrap Metal Vehicles?

    When it comes to recycling junk cars, Queens residents have high expectations. Companies that recycle automobiles face severe penalties if they are found guilty of breaking traffic regulations, stealing vehicles or parts, or lying to the commissioner. For each infraction, a commissioner can fine the offender up to $1,000.

    Towing of abandoned or trash automobiles in Queens is quick and easy thanks to the city's junk vehicle law. Residents whose automobiles are towed by the city miss out on potential revenue since junk cars are highly sought after in Queens.

    Can I get cash for junk cars with no title in Queens?

    There is a title requirement for vehicles over $1,250 in Queens when selling a junk car to Junk Car Medics. According to 81.8 Procedures Upon Acquisition or Transfer of Junk and Salvage Vehicles, anyone paying cash for cars in Queens must get the title and a form MV-907A for vehicles worth more than $1,250.

    A title is required for vehicles worth more than $1,250, but for vehicles worth less than $1,250, Junk Car Medics will buy your car without a title. An MV-35 or MV-37 will do in this situation. This paperwork stands in for a formal designation.

    Vehicle Titles Percent Value
    Junked Car With Title in Queens 100% $697.50
    Junked Car With Rebuilt Title in Queens 0% $0
    Junked Car With No Title in Queens 0% $0

    Read more about junking a car without title.

    How to get a replacement title in Queens?

    Changing your name is easy in the borough of Queens, New York. You'll need to provide documentation showing that you are the vehicle's owner, are a resident of the United States, and that your vehicle is registered to operate in the state of New York.

    The ability to make changes has been removed, so please get the new title. In most cases, you can get your title certificate online. However, if you need to apply for a title in the name of a deceased owner, have a lien removed, or for any other reason, you cannot do so online. Submit your request in person or via regular mail to the nearest office.

    Is it a requirement to notify the DMV when you junk a car in Queens?

    When an old, broken-down car is sold for scrap in the state of New York, notifying the Department of Motor Vehicles is not required by law. However, to safeguard the seller, you should communicate this information to the DMV. Queens has a significant problem with vehicle burglary. The person who sells a trash vehicle won't know if they can be held accountable for any crimes committed involving the vehicle after the sale if they don't tell the Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV).

    Can I store junk cars on my property in Queens?

    Trash cars cannot be kept in New York, but if they are out of sight, nobody will notice that they are there. A vehicle in New York must be kept out of sight at all times and parked in a garage or shed. If a trash car is visible in any way, including through an open shed door, it can be prosecuted under New York law.

    Can I sell my car for parts in Queens?

    Yes. To make money, you can sell your car in Queens, NY for parts if you know how to get at the valuable components. In Queens, New York, dismantling a car for parts is perfectly legal.

    Listed below are the four steps necessary to sell auto parts in Queens, New York.

    • Finding a nearby auto parts store is the first order of business. There's not much point in spending a lot of time salvaging essential car parts if you can't find a buyer right away.
    • To clean the car's components, the second step is to disassemble it.
    • Third, compare prices at several different Queens, NY auto parts stores to find the best deal.
    • Once you've salvaged as much as possible, the final step is to sell the husk to a junk car buyer in Queens, NY.

    More about selling a car for parts.

    Is it possible to junk a car with a lien in Queens?

    You can transfer ownership of your Queens, New York property to a new owner by presenting them with the original title certificate once all liens have been paid off. A backup copy of the proof should be kept just in case. Owners who have paid off any liens on their vehicles can show the DMV that they have done so by submitting a copy of the title certificate together with their registration and title certificate forms. When the DMV processes the new owner's title certificate, the lien will be removed. If the new owner does not produce the original documentation that the lien has been settled, the lienholder will be listed on the certificate of ownership. To sell a car with a lien on it, you don't have to get the lien removed from the title certificate. Present the purchaser with the initial title documents and any documents releasing liens.

    Common Questions When Selling Junk Cars in Queens with JUNK CAR MEDICS

    Indeed, Junk Car Medics will pay cash for cars in the Queens, NY area. Junk Car Medics is well-known in the Queens, New York area for offering the highest prices for unwanted vehicles. Those selling junk cars get compensated in cash or a guaranteed cheque at the time of pick-up.

    You will be paid for your junk car upon vehicle removal in Queens.

    The auto wrecking service in exchange for cash, Junk Car Medics will come and tow away your old car.

    Your vehicle will be picked up by Junk Car Medics on a tow truck or a flatbed, and you will be paid the same sum that we quoted you over the phone. We do consider the distance you have to drive, along with any other pertinent considerations, when determining you are over.

    In contrast, Junk Car Medics won't charge you a dime for their assistance. If your junk automobile checks out according to the description you gave when you requested an offer, you'll get paid the amount quoted.

    Yes, they do. Vehicle Information Request, or form 76, is required before Junk Car Medics will remove a Queens, NY resident's vehicle from their possession. This form can be picked up at the tag office where the vehicle is registered. Before a customer can sell their scrap vehicle to Junk Car Medics, the relevant state agency must fill out and notarize this form. However, the experts at Junk Car Medics advise against getting rid of a vehicle in Queens, NY without the title. A replacement title for a junk car in New York can be obtained by filling out a form and submitting it in person or by mail to the New York Tax Commission Motor Vehicle Division along with the required documentation. A trash car's average value increases by $132 when a duplicate title is obtained.

    In Queens, one of the conditions for purchasing a junk car from Junk Car Medics is that the vehicle has a title if it is valued at more than $1,250. According to 81.8 Procedures Upon Acquisition or Transfer of Junk and Salvage Vehicles, anyone paying cash for cars in Queens is required to receive both the title and a form MV-907A for vehicles worth more than $1,250. This is the case for both junk and salvage vehicles.

    However, if your vehicle has a value of less than $1,250, you won't need a title to sell it to Junk Car Medics because we don't require one. In this particular scenario, all you will require is either an MV-35 or an MV-37. These forms act as a stand-in for titles when necessary.

    Here are the five steps that Junk Car Medics in New York City's Queens neighborhood takes before offering you a price for your old car. The make and model of the vehicle are the first pieces of information noted. While most junk cars are worthless, those that have salvageable parts can be resold for a profit. The third consideration is the value of the scrap metal that can be removed from the car's exterior. If a junk car can't be salvaged for its parts, this is the deciding factor.

    Queens, New York residents require reliable, high-quality auto parts. Even if a car is beyond repair, its parts may still be in demand and resold on the used auto parts market. Due to this, the worth of the scrap vehicle will naturally increase.

    Fifth, the cost of the raw materials used to make the car's frame and body on the open market. The metals are separated into those that may be more valuable after the car has been dismantled, smashed, and shredded.

    At their Queens, New York location, Junk Car Medics give fair prices for scrap cars calculated using the aforementioned factors. The appraisers at Junk Car Medics in Queens, NY use a patented system to provide instantaneous, accurate, and reliable online and over-the-phone quotes for your junk car. You can get an instantaneous offer by simply describing the vehicle and its condition. Our quote process considers all the factors that impact the final price of a junk car in Queens, New York.

    It's true that Junk Car Medics in Queens, NY, restores vehicles. At Junk Car Medics, we pay cash for unwanted vehicles and properly dispose of them through recycling. They have the lowest prices, require no down payment, and provide free towing. When you sell your junk car to Junk Car Medics, you'll get top dollar for it.

    Everything to Know About The Junk Car Industry in Queens?

    In New York, junk automobile removal is a booming industry. Approximately 2,405,464 people live in Queens, with 62% of them residing in homes with at least one automobile. This would imply that there are close to 1,500,000 vehicles in the borough.

    Even when they are no longer functional, each of those automobiles still has a high market value. Most cars in Queens wind up as scrap metal when their time comes to an end. The fact that there is an issue with the theft of antique cars in Queens attests to the value of those vehicles.

    As a deterrent against car theft, rigorous regulations apply to those who purchase junk cars. The clunker industry in Queens is highly lucrative despite the mountains of paperwork and bureaucracy.

    Are you asking, "Where can I sell my automobile for the greatest money?" If you're the legal owner of a trashed automobile in Queens and you want to sell it, you can do it for a tidy sum with minimal effort.

    A top consideration when selecting cash for cars firms in Queens should be to maximize the amount you receive for your used vehicle. If you want to maximize your earnings and minimize the likelihood that your car may be stolen or towed while you wait, go with the insurer that gives you a quote the quickest. Find the best price by comparing the quotes.

    Vehicle abandonment is not tolerated with junk cars in New York City, therefore have the business pick them up promptly.

    When to junk a car in Queens?

    There is no alternative to junking a non-running car in Queens, NY, or a car that would cost more to repair than the car is worth. You are not permitted to use the land as a junkyard. There are fines and penalties at both the state and local levels in New York.

    Article IV Outside Storage of Junk Vehicles in New York states that if your car in Queens, NY won't start and you have no plans to restore it, you must junk it.

    Information about City of Queens and Junk Vehicles

    Queens, a borough of New York City on Long Island, is home to 2,405,464 people. Garden City lies to the east, Manhattan to the north, and Brooklyn to the west. To the south is where you'll find Jamaica Bay.

    Donovan Richards serves as president of the borough, and Kathy Hochul serves as governor of New York State. Queens is home to a large number of people who work in the medical, financial, and hospitality industries.

    The economic growth in Queens has been steady during the entire decade of the 2000s. From 2009 to 2017, the private sector saw a 24% rise in employment. The unemployment rate has dropped dramatically from 8.6% in 2010 to 4% in 2017. In 2016, the typical household earned more than $62,000, which is significantly more than the median income in New York City. Products like machinery, computers, and electronics are the mainstays of the Empire State's manufacturing sector.

    Since there are probably around 1,500,000 automobiles in the borough of Queens, junk car disposal is a significant contributor to the local economy. All of New York City's road space is at a premium, thus junk cars aren't welcome here. In Queens, it's important to sell old, broken-down cars before they're taken to scrap yards. After all, getting paid for your junk automobile is preferable to risking a fee when the vehicle is carted away.

    How many junk cars are recycled a year in Queens?

    Over the course of a year, 87,600 unwanted automobiles are collected and recycled in the borough of Queens.

    Based on their research, Recycle Nation predicts that over 12 million automobiles are recycled annually in the USA. According to the most recent census, 2,405,464 people call Queens home. This is out of a total population of 329.5 million in the United States. That's equivalent to seven hundred thirty-three people, or .73% of the total population of the United States. This means that out of the 12 million cars recycled annually in the US, roughly 87,600 take place in Queens alone.

    Does cash for clunkers exist in Queens?

    Even though the Cash for Clunkers program has exhausted the federal cash that was granted to it, they are still purchasing vehicles in the state of New York, just as they have been doing for more than a decade.

    How does Queens vehicle recycling and disposal help the environment?

    Queens, NY relies heavily on the recycling and disposal of used cars. A car's useful life is finite, and it will eventually need to be replaced. New York's junk car removal services are dedicated to using environmentally responsible practices when disposing of old vehicles. The recycling of automobile components is quite uncommon outside of New York. The city's drainage system prevents noxious liquids and chemicals from seeping into the ground. Metal recycling facilities in or near New York City receive scrap metal and crush it for further use. New York cities like Buffalo, Rochester, Yonkers, and Syracuse have used our services. Less garbage lying around is better for the environment.

    Can I junk my RV, motorcycle, or bicycle in Orlando?

    The removal of junk cars in Queens, NY does not extend to the removal of motorbikes, bicycles, or any other forms of vehicles. Companies that remove junk cars in New York will only purchase automobiles, trucks, vans, and SUVs.

    Where can you buy junk cars in Queens?

    Look in the local ads or on websites like Craigslist to find sellers that are interested in purchasing your junk car in Queens, New York. Typically, trash car buyers and sellers don't exist in the automotive market. In a similar vein, junkyards will not sell you a car that doesn't start. You can find an automobile to use as replacement components by searching online classifieds and community forums in your neighborhood. Check out the prices and ratings of the auto parts being discussed in these groups.

    What is the Queens cash-for-cars program?

    The goal of the Queen's car wrecking and disposal program is to reduce the number of unused vehicles on the road and discourage car theft. Theft of motor vehicles was widespread in 1990s New York. There were annual thefts in the tens of thousands of vehicles. The number of stolen automobiles has dropped substantially over the years.

    Conversely, discarded automobiles pose a serious threat to public safety. Use MV-35 and MV-37 to scrap a car even if you don't have the title. While this approach is helping to get rid of old, broken-down cars, it may be contributing to a rise in car theft.

    The New York Police Department, according to the New York Times, has argued that wrecking vehicles without titles should be illegal because they are so easy to obtain.

    Conversely, the New York Department of Motor Vehicles believes that only a small percentage of vehicles that end up in scrap yards are stolen. They claim that by simplifying the rubbish removal process, they are helping to keep New York City's streets clean.

    Queens is still attempting to find a happy medium between minimizing vehicle theft and lowering the quantity of discarded cars.

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