We buy junk cars, trucks, and SUVs and pay cash in Bakersfield!

  1. We provide the fastest cash for junk car service in Bakersfield.
  2. Junk car removal and towing is always included in your cash offer.
  3. You'll be paid right on the spot by one of our awesome Bakersfield junk car buyers.

You might be surprised to know that a distinct form of country music was invented in Bakersfield. Country music stars Merle Haggard, Buck Owens and Billy Mize are just three of the many people who created and contributed to the “Bakersfield Sound.” You can often hear their music coming from the Fox Theater! Bakersfield is also a great place to get cash for your car! At The Clunker Junker we want to pay you cash for cars in Bakersfield, CA. We think our cash offer for your junk car will be music to your ears.

Bakersfield junk car removal is our speciality, and we pay the highest amount too! People outside of the area like to look down on Bakersfield, but we know that our city has a lot to offer the world. Even so, some people do need a little help paying the bills even in this great city. When times are hard, allow The Clunker Junker to ease your burden by giving you cash for your junk car in Bakersfield. Trust us, you won’t be singing the blues in the country music capital of the West Coast!

How can I sell my junk car for cash in Bakersfield?

The Clunker Junker offers cash for junk cars in Bakersfield, CA. Are you tired of looking at that old eyesore of a junk car in your Bakersfield area driveway? You can get rid of it in no time at all because we buy junk cars, trucks, vans, and SUVs. You don’t have to go to desperate measures to relieve yourself of your junk car. The Clunker Junker will be handing you cash for your car in Bakersfield after just three easy steps:

  • First, you will need to give us some information about the junk car. This includes the year, the make and the model. Then, we will need to know where in the Bakersfield area your junk car is located. We go by zip codes. Do you have the vehicle’s title? If you need to sell your junk car with no title in Bakersfield we may be able to help (no guarantees). Lastly you will need to describe the automobile’s condition. Does it run? Is there any damage? Feel free to answer these questions accurately and honestly because we can likely still purchase your vehicle even if it is in really poor condition.

  • Second, we will make you an instant cash offer. Yes, we really do want to give you cash for your car in Bakersfield, CA! Now that we’ve done all the work of calculating your offer, it’s your turn to take over. All you’ll need to do is click “Accept,” and you’ll be on your way to getting cash for your junk car in Bakersfield. We will need a little more information and maybe some photos to help us verify ownership and condition. After we have all of the documentation that we need, you’ll be able to set up a convenient pick up time with our Bakersfield junk car buyers.

  • Third, you’ll meet with our Bakersfield junk car removal specialist at the predetermined time. At that time they’ll perform an inspection of the junk car just to make sure that it matches the description you provided us. After the inspection is over, the carrier will accept your keys, title and the vehicle. You don’t have the title? Don’t worry, we have number of junk car buyers in the Bakersfield area willing to purchase junk cars with a lost or damaged title depending on the circumstances. Just make sure you tell us ahead of time so we can make an accurate offer.

In exchange for your keys, vehicle and paperwork, you will receive cash or a check for your junk car. Then our Bakersfield junk car buyer will load up their tow truck and make your junk car disappear. It’s that simple!

We buy junk cars in Bakersfield, here’s how much we can pay.

It’s a pretty common question, as you can imagine. “How much is my junk car worth in Bakersfield?”. Well, it’s hard to give an exact answer but in general we can pay between $75 and $300 for real junk cars that are end of life. If the car is a unique make and model with saught after parts, we may be able to pay a little more. We do buy junk cars, but we also but cars that are not junk! In fact, we can pay more for operable newer vehicles than any junk yard in Bakersfield ever could because we can re-sell them at auction for a much higher price than parts or scrap metal.

Why Should I Use Your Cash for Junk Cars in Bakersfield Service?

Trying to find someone who buys junk cars in Bakersfield is not a fun thing to do. You may have to meet with several people, hope they show up on time, and then hope they present you with the right offer. With The Clunker Junker, getting cash for your car in Bakersfield has been simplified. You’ll be presented with a cash offer moments after you’re done entering your junk car’s information. We already know we’re going to make you a great offer, so in no time at all, our Bakersfield junk car removal specialist will be be calling you to schedule a pick up time. You don’t get this kind of service when you sell a car through Craigslist, Ebay or sites like OfferUp. The Clunker Junker gets you cash for your car in Bakersfield and makes it safe and easy.

So whether you’re looking to catch up on some bills, enjoy a night out at the Fox Theater, or take the family to see some racing at the Kern County Raceway, let The Clunker Junker help fund your adventure. Get cash for your car in Bakersfield now!!

If you prefer to get a quote over the phone, you can reach us at (888) 383-4181 during our normal business hours.

How much is my car worth in Bakersfield?

The current average value for vehicles in Bakersfield, California is around $344 with pickup included. If you have a big pickup like a Dodge Ram or SUV such as a Honda Pilot, the average value is at $430, but is only $292 for small and mid-size vehicles like a Dodge Neon. Obviously, your vehicle's real offer depends on a number of factors:

  • The year, make, and model. If we can resell the vehicle at wholesale auction, it's worth more than scrap values.
  • What size is the vehicle and how much does it weigh? Salvage pricing is often based on vehicle size .
  • What condition is the vehicle in? Vehicles with working parts are sometimes worth more .

Do we buy junk cars in Bakersfield, CA with no title?

We can sometimes buy junk cars with no title in Bakersfield, CA but we cannot guarantee it in all cases. It may depend on a number of different factors, such as the age of the vehicle and the exact location. Ultimately it is up to our local junk car buyers. If we can pay cash for your junk car without your pink slip you will need to have a photo ID matching a valid regsitration to prove ownership. Also note that offers for cars with no title or pink slip may be significantly lower!

If needed, the legal owner of the car should be able to easily obtain a replacement title through your local Bakersfield, CA DMV as seen below. Most states require a small fee for replacement and turnaround time can be anywhere from instantly to a couple of weeks:

Your Bakersfield DMV

3120 F St.
Bakersfield, California, 93301
Tel: 800-777-0133

Bakersfield DMV map

How long does it take to tow away my vehicle?

We can often pick up most vehicles in Bakersfield within 1 to 3 business days. Note, however, that your local carrier or buyer manages all their own pick up schedules, so we can never fully guarantee a specific pickup time on their behalf. Same day pickups are sometimes possible, but never guaranteed.

What form of payment will be made, cash or check?

Whether you are paid by cash or business check depends on the policy of the local buyer who places an offer on your vehicle. While many of our buyers do pay cash for cars, many have moved to check for better record keeping and the safety of truck drivers. When you are paid by check, remember that The Clunker Junker fully backs up every payment and will pay you in full if there is any issue with the local buyer!

Recent Junk And Used Cars Sold In Bakersfield, CA

Recent vehicles sold in Bakersfield, CA
The most recent junk car we have made an instant cash offer on near Bakersfield, California was Christina Olmos's 2002 Toyota Camry LE V6 in 93307. This Camry starts and drives with approximately 171,000 miles on the odometer and has a clear title, no dents, damage, or rust, and has no flood or fire damage. We offered Christina Olmos $620.00 for their Camry with free pickup and tow away! Find out how much cash we'll pay for your vehicle!
  • 2007 Gmc Yukon (Not Sure) Nov 18
    Bakersfield, CA
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  • 2004 Ford Focus Sedan Se Nov 18
    Bakersfield, CA
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  • 1997 Honda Civic Sedan Lx Nov 17
    Bakersfield, CA
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  • 2000 Chevrolet Malibu (Not Sure) Nov 17
    Bakersfield, CA
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  • 1999 Toyota Rav4 Suv (4 Door) ... Nov 17
    Bakersfield, CA
    fa-check icon Runs and Drives
    fa-check icon Clean Title
  • 1994 Mazda B Series Pickup Ext... Nov 17
    Bakersfield, CA
    fa-check icon Runs and Drives
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  • 2002 Honda Civic Sedan Ex Nov 16
    Bakersfield, CA
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Here is what other cash for cars customers have said:

  • David's 1977 Lincoln Continental
    1977 Lincoln Continental

    "It has a bad headlight switch. I have the new one, I just haven't put it in. Also has two pinhole leaks in the radiator. Other than that, I have too many cars and need to lose this one, even though it's my favorite. "

  • Dylan's 2001 Volvo  C70
    2001 Volvo C70

    "Relatively unused. Bought it for college use only, no long trips. Car is very usable, no dents. Everything is intact and there are no issues. 2001 Volvo v70XC AWD."

  • Drew's 1996 Honda Civic
    1996 Honda Civic

    "Front windshield is busted out and the passenger side fender is busted up. Someone vandalized my car in the middle of the night. I'm junking it because my insurance isn't covering the damage and I don't have the cash to spend to get it fixed."

  • Chris's 2003 Volkswagen Passat
    2003 Volkswagen Passat

    "Junking it because the clutch went out. Just looking to start over with a new car. Car is beautiful, starts up perfectly, it just won't go forward or backwards."

  • Cassandra's 2002 Hyundai XG
    2002 Hyundai XG

    "There are some issues with the wiring due to rats eating some of the wires a few years back. No mechanics have been able to fully fix the issues. The battery is in it but is dead, which is why I selected "no". "

  • Stephanie's 2003 Dodge Neon
    2003 Dodge Neon

    "Car was in an accident, mostly body work and suspension. To fix it would cost more than the car is worth. Engine starts and runs, still in car. Transmission is intact from 2010. Battery is in, engine and transmission are under the hood."

Ready to sell your junk car for cash in Bakersfield, CA?