We Pay Cash For Cars in Detroit MI

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Junk cars for cash in Detroit with free pickup.

  1. Sell us your used, wrecked, broken, or rusted junk car and get cash!
  2. You'll be paid right on the spot by one of our awesome Detroit junk car buyers.
  3. Get an instant cash offer for your junk car from The Clunker Junker

Why keep your non functioning junk car parked in your driveway or garage when you can easily get cash for cars in Detroit from The Clunker Junker? That old clunker is only going to rust and fall apart, so it’s time to get rid of it. The Clunker Junker will tow away any car that you don’t want and pay you cash for your junk car in Detroit, MI. You’ll be delighted to know that we’re the best junk car buyer in Detroit because we’re willing to pay you top dollar and tow away for free. All we need is a detailed description of your vehicle, and we’ll waste no time with determining its worth. Then, we’ll remove your junk car free of charge and pay you cash! Our customers don’t have to jump through hoops. We simplify things and spare no effort to facilitate a smooth transaction.

Rather than try and sell your junk car in Detroit online to some stranger from Craigslist or OfferUp, give us a call instead at (888) 383-4181 instead. Private buyers are often going to waste your time at best, or try and scam you at worst. And if you think a Detroit junkyard will be any better, you might be sorely mistaken. Auto salvage yards are famous for the “bait and switch” scam where they make one offer on the phone, then try and pay a lower offer when they arrive. If you sell your junk car to The Clunker Junker, every offer we make is guaranteed as long as the condition of the vehicle is described accurately. f

We pay the most cash for junk cars in Detroit!

We understand that you might be skeptical. Why in the world would we pay hundreds of dollars for a piece of junk? Well, we’ll answer this question in eight words: Junk cars have more value than you think. (are you done counting?) That’s why we don’t hold back. It can be a Toyota Yaris that’s on the fritz or a Ford Fiesta that’s been wrecked. Truly, we don’t care. We buy junk cars in Detroit in almost all conditions. At The Clunker Junker, our staff takes pride in being generous, fair and friendly. We’re also fast, so you can rest assured that you won’t be waiting in suspense. Most cars we buy in Detroit are picked up within a few business days or less.

As you already know, Detroit, Michigan is an amazing city with a number of nicknames. The locals and visitors call it the Motor City because it’s the birthplace of Ford Motor, GM and Chrysler. This means you’ve probably got a great respect for all things automotive. Us too! That’s why when you get an offer on your junked, broken, or wrecked car, you know you’ll be dealing with people who care. Detroit is also referred to as Motown since it is the motherland to the record company that’s famous for producing classic songs, including What’s Going On by Marvin Gaye and ABC by the Jackson 5.

Now you can get cash for your junk from The Clunker Junker to explore this city and better understand its appeal. You may say: Yeah, I live here, I know what makes Detroit so awesome. What makes The Clunker Junker so awesome? And we’d be able to answer you: Our company gives irresistible deals to anyone who wants to get cash for cars in Detroit, MI. If you’re a Red Wings fan like most of the folks in Detroit, get an instant offer from us today! If you’ve got three junk cars to get rid of, we’ll happily help you score a hat trick. When’s the last time the Red Wings did that for you? We enjoy giving people cash for junk cars in Detroit, so don’t be shocked if we hand you enough money to purchase several tickets to the Little Caesars Arena.

Here’s the best way to sell your junk car in Detroit, MI

Detroiters are known for being hard working blue collar Americans. At The Clunker Junker, we work hard to make sure it’s easy for you to sell your car. We know your time is valuable, so we keep our junk car removal process fast and simple:

  1. Tell us what you’ve got. Take a long look at your junk car. We need you to provide us with some facts, such as the car’s exact year, make and model. More importantly, tell us about its condition, and don’t be afraid to go into detail. We’re going to work with you regardless of what you share. If you don’t have a title, let us know because we can sometimes buy junk cars with no title in Detroit.

  2. Check out our instant offer. This is the part of the process that our customers love. We’re going to review all your information and then give you our best cash offer. Did we mention we give it to you instantly rather than making you wait around? If you accept it, you’ll be only one step away from getting a handful of cash for your junk car in Detroit, MI

  3. We pick it up free and pay cash on the spot. We simply want to schedule a pick up time. Our Detroit, MI junk car buyers will contact you to discuss what time works best for you. For your convenience, we’ll be sure they show up at the right time. Feel free to ask us any questions. Furthermore, we want you to know that in Detroit, our cash for cars operatives manage their own pickup service, so we personally cannot give you a specific time. However, you can expect to be a priority.

Once the deal is completed, be sure to contact your DMV and cancel your registration and insurance. Then you can use the money we paid to grab a bite to eat at Cloverleaf Bar & Restaurant or spend a day at Comerica Park and watch the Detroit Tigers play ball. Since you’re now much richer, you could even spend some time on ritzy Bell Isle!

We buy junk cars in Detroit and offer free removal

We’re sure that you’re frustrated and tired of staring at your clunker. So let us help you get rid of it. Since we want to achieve your complete satisfaction, we’ll take care of the towing job without asking you to pay one cent. Haggling will never be part of our process either. Each time we buy a junk car in the Detroit area, we focus on carrying out the junk car removal process without causing a disruption to your life. We also act professionally and treat customers right. This simply means we hold up our end of the bargain. That’s why when you want to get cash for cars in Detroit, you won’t regret turning to The Clunker Junker.

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 will you pay for my car in Detroit?

Today's average offer for vehicles near Detroit, Michigan is around $281 with haul away at no cost. If you have a big pickup like a Toyota Tundra or SUV such as a Honda Pilot, the average value is at $351, but may only be $238 for smaller and mid-size cars like a Dodge Charger. Of course, your vehicle's exact value depends on a lot of factors:

  • The year, make, and model. If we can sell your vehicle at wholesale auction, it's worth more than scrap values.
  • How big is the vehicle and how heavy is it? Salvage offers are often based on vehicle size and weight.
  • What condition is the vehicle in? Vehicles with working parts are sometimes worth more money.

Do you pay cash for junk cars without title in Detroit, MI?

We can sometimes buy junk cars with no title in Detroit, MI 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 with no title you will need to have a photo ID matching a valid regsitration to prove ownership. Also note that offers for cars with no title may be significantly lower!

If needed, the legal owner of the car should be able to easily obtain a replacement title through your local Detroit, MI 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 Detroit DMV

2835 Bagley
Detroit, Michigan, 48216
Tel: 888-767-6424

Detroit DMV map

How long does it take to pick up my vehicle?

We can pick up most vehicles in Detroit within 1 to 3 business days. Note, however, that your local carrier or buyer takes care of all their own pick up scheduling, so we can't ever guarantee a specific pickup time on the buyer's behalf. Same day pickups are sometimes possible, but never guaranteed.

Will I be paid by cash or check?

Whether you are paid by cash or check depends on the policy of the buyer near you who places a bid on your vehicle. While many of our buyers do pay cash for cars, many have started using checks for better book keeping and the safety of tow drivers. When you are paid by business check, keep in mind that The Clunker Junker fully guarantees every payment and will pay you in full if there are any issues with the local buyer!

Recent Junk And Used Cars Sold In Detroit, MI

Recent vehicles sold in Detroit, MI
The most recent junk car we have made an instant cash offer on near Detroit, Michigan was James Thomas's 2004 Toyota Sequoia SR5 4WD in 48225. This Sequoia starts and drives with approximately 190,000 miles on the odometer and has a clear title, all body panels securely attached, and has damaged or missing interior pieces. We offered James Thomas $1,205.00 for their Sequoia with free pickup and tow away! Find out how much cash we'll pay for your vehicle!
  • 2008 Chevrolet Impala (Not Sure) Sep 24
    Detroit, MI
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    Detroit, MI
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    Detroit, MI
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    Detroit, MI
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    Detroit, MI
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    Detroit, MI
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Here is what other cash for cars customers have said:

  • Andrew's 1992 Chevrolet 1500
    1992 Chevrolet 1500

    "Engine was rebuilt under 20k miles ago. Steering column is broken by windshield wiper, controls and brakes are going out. This is why I am going to junk it."

  • Jessica's 1999 Pontiac Grand Am
    1999 Pontiac Grand Am

    "I bought the car a month ago from a dealership. Now it will not turn over and, when you try, it makes a popping noise. The car otherwise is in good condition except for the passenger side mirror which I still have. "

  • Cathy's 2002 Ford Escort
    2002 Ford Escort

    "The timing belt broke and, due to having a stupid interference motor, it will cost more for a new engine than the car is worth. There is some peeling on the spoiler but no rust, just the shine is coming off."

  • Tabatha's 1999 Buick Century
    1999 Buick Century

    "Basically, it needs a steering rack, inner and outer tie rods, and lower control arms. I bought everything until it got to the steering rack, then I didn't want to spend any more than I already had on a used car, but the engine and everything are fine. Just front end body work needed. It doesn't have to be junked but I don't have the means or knowledge to fix it for a reasonable price."

  • Brandon's 2005 Nissan Sentra
    2005 Nissan Sentra

    "The car runs fine, but a spark plug is stuck in the head and I can't get it out. Other than that, its a good car. I just don't need it anymore."

  • Stephen's 2000 Acura Integra
    2000 Acura Integra

    "I've taken the engine out completely, along with my aftermarket struts and rear lower control arms and rear sway bar. The stock trunk is with the car but has no glass. No fenders or bumpers. All interior is stripped, the doors are not beat up and still intact with the glass, has front windshield, no tires are on the car, the rest of the suspension is there. I need to get this off the side of my street or the police are going to take it and charge me with the towing and everything else. An immediate response would be much appreciated."

Ready to sell your junk car for cash in Detroit, MI?

Detroit Junk Car buyers

The Clunker Junker Detroit
Detroit, Michigan, 48201
(888) 383-4181

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The Clunker Junker offers the following services in Detroit

  • Cash For Junk Cars in Detroit
  • Free Junk Car Removal
  • Sell your junk car fast
  • Cash payed on the spot
  • We buy all cars, junk or not!

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