Locating junk yards and scrap car buyers near you is not always easy. The Scrap Monster scrap yard finder tool will assist you in making this challenging task simple.
The user can contact them directly by filling an online enquiry form by providing the details of the vehicle such as car make and model, its age, condition etc., Most of the junk yards may provide online estimate. If satisfied, the customer can drop off the vehicle at the yard in return for cash.
The first step is to obtain quotes for your end-of-life vehicle from different car scrap buyers. After detailed analysis of the terms and conditions and prices offered by various buyers, choose who you want to sell the car to. Make title documents and other necessary paperwork ready. Contact the buyer, arrange for pickup of your vehicle and collect the cash.
The owner of the car can sell his old car anywhere in the county without much hassles. He/She needs to provide certain documents such as:
In case, you are trying to sell a vehicle not in your ownership, you may be asked to furnish documents including the vehicle registration and your driver’s license. The lack of possession of title may affect the car's overall worth in scrap market.
One of the most valuable parts of a scrap car is its Engine. Another car part that may fetch you money is catalytic converter, especially due to the presence of precious metals such as palladium, rhodium and platinum in it. Some of the other valuable parts in a scrap car are:
*These prices are market indicators only, actual prices may vary depending on your item.
|AC Pump||3.50||0||$US/each||27 Mar 2023|
|AC Pump||0.25||0||$US/lb||27 Mar 2023|
|Alternators||6.00||0||$US/each||27 Mar 2023|
|Aluminum Wheels||20.00||0||$US/each||27 Mar 2023|
|Batteries||5.50||0||$US/each||27 Mar 2023|
|Caliper No Bracket||1.00||0||$US/each||27 Mar 2023|
|Caliper with bracket||3.00||0||$US/each||27 Mar 2023|
|Chrome Wheels||0.78||0||$US/lb||27 Mar 2023|
|Power Steering Pumps||2.00||0||$US/each||27 Mar 2023|
|Starters||0.35||0||$US/lb||27 Mar 2023|
|Starters Large||5.00||0||$US/each||27 Mar 2023|
|Starters Small||2.50||0||$US/each||27 Mar 2023|
|Steel Case Batts||0.12||0||$US/each||27 Mar 2023|
|Tractor Aluminum Wheels||0.78||0||$US/lb||27 Mar 2023|
There are several factors that determine scrap car prices. A good knowledge about these factors is important to help you in arriving at a final decision on whether the estimates provided by scrap yards are reasonable or not.
A few of the key factors that play a key role in determining scrap car prices are:
Scrap yards offer a price for your scrap car after making an evaluation of how much money they can make by selling metals and parts recovered from them after demolition. In general, reputable scrap yards offer you a few dollars more.
Additionally, there are certain websites that calculate the price you can get for your car, after comparing the scrap yard prices in the region.
The profitability depends on various factors. For instance, the price of scrap metal varies widely from year to year and also from one region to other. Also, current market demand has a great bearing on scrap metal prices.
The table below provides rough estimate of how much various models of your scrap car will get paid at junk yards.
*These prices are market indicators only, actual prices may vary depending on your model, conition and location.
|Acura CL||$375 - $975||10 Feb 2023|
|Acura RSX||$675 - $1900||10 Feb 2023|
|Audi A7||$675 - $4300||10 Feb 2023|
|BMW - 320||$250 - $2675||10 Feb 2023|
|BMW - 325||$475 - $3250||10 Feb 2023|
|Cadillac CT6||$375 - $2350||10 Feb 2023|
|Cadillac CTS||$375 - $750||10 Feb 2023|
|Chevrolet - Van||$375 - $975||10 Feb 2023|
|Chevrolet 1500||$425 - $1100||10 Feb 2023|
|Chevrolet Caprice||$275 - $900||10 Feb 2023|
|Chevrolet Captiva Sport||$750 - $7900||10 Feb 2023|
|Chevrolet S-10||$895 - $6700||10 Feb 2023|
|Chevrolet Tahoe||$675 - $4250||10 Feb 2023|
|Chevrolet TrailBlazer||$475 - $2900||10 Feb 2023|
|Chrysler Sebring||$350 - $1900||10 Feb 2023|
|Dodge Caravan||$750 - $2350||10 Feb 2023|
|Dodge Neon||$425 - $1900||10 Feb 2023|
|Ford - E150||$875 - $4250||10 Feb 2023|
|Ford - E350||$450 - $2900||10 Feb 2023|
|Ford - E350 Super Duty||$550 - $3250||10 Feb 2023|
|Ford - Expedition||$750 - $2900||10 Feb 2023|
|Ford - F-150||$675 - $3700||10 Feb 2023|
|Ford Crown Victoria||$650 - $3975||10 Feb 2023|
|Ford Fiesta||$250 - $3450||10 Feb 2023|
|Ford Flex||$775 - $3700||10 Feb 2023|
|Ford Windstar||$250 - $850||10 Feb 2023|
|Honda Accord||$475 - $2100||10 Feb 2023|
|Hyundai Sonata||$475 - $2100||10 Feb 2023|
|Jeep Liberty||$450 - $2300||10 Feb 2023|
|Kia Soul||$425 - $3250||10 Feb 2023|
|Kia Sportage||$675 - $3700||10 Feb 2023|
|Mazda Mazda3||$450 - $1750||10 Feb 2023|
|Mazda Mazda6||$425 - $2300||10 Feb 2023|
|Mercedes-Benz - C-Class||$425 - $3200||10 Feb 2023|
|Mercury Cougar||$350 - $900||10 Feb 2023|
|MINI Cooper S||$750 - $4700||10 Feb 2023|
|Nissan Murano||$750 - $2350||10 Feb 2023|
|Nissan Quest||$750 - $3200||10 Feb 2023|
|Nissan Versa||$425 - $1900||10 Feb 2023|
|Pontiac Montana||$650 - $2300||10 Feb 2023|
|Saturn Ion||$375 - $1900||10 Feb 2023|
|Scion xB||$275 - $975||10 Feb 2023|
|Toyota Sienna||$475 - $2100||10 Feb 2023|
|Toyota Tundra||$775 - $2900||10 Feb 2023|
|Volkswagen CC||$375 - $1900||10 Feb 2023|
|Volvo S60 Inscription||$375 - $1900||10 Feb 2023|