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Do you have a terrible, awful, disgusting looking, piece of junk car that you just wanna get rid of? Have your neighbors started giving you dirty looks because your car hasn’t moved in years? Maybe you just need some quick cash for a down payment or a family vacation? Whatever the reason, The Clunker Junker pays cash for cars in Forest Lake, MN; and we do it fast! When we buy junk cars and we pay top dollar while providing fast, friendly, and professional junk car removal services in Forest Lake.
You probably think your junk car is worthless, especially if it was wrecked or doesn’t run. Well, you would be wrong! Almost all cars have some kind of value, and you should never let anyone tell you otherwise. We’ve been buying junk cars for a decade and have seen some real clunkers. Whatever condition your car is in, we’ve probably seen worse. Let us make a cash offer on your junk car today and see what your junk car is really worth in Forest Lake, MN.
Here’s the nitty gritty details of how to sell your junk car in Forest Lake, MN, we want you to know it’s easier than you probably think:
First you’ll tell us about your junk car so we know what we are buying. Different cars in various conditions have different values. So, first you have to specify exactly what your junk car is. You know; make, model, year, color, et cetera.
In most cases our website will give you an instant offer. If not, we’ll try and get you an offer as quickly as we can. Accept the offer to schedule pickup with one of our trusted and background checked Forest Lake, MN junk car buyers.
This is the best part: We’ll pay you cash for your car right on the spot and tow it away with no hidden fees or charges. The amount you accept is the amount you get paid. Our Forest Lake junk car removal specialist will do a quick inspection, issue payment, then tow your car away free of charge.
When we said we make selling your junk car in Forest Lake, MN easy, we weren’t kidding! So stop worry about your neighbors, or the city issuing you tickets and fines, and get an instant quote from The Clunker Junker today!
When we buy your junk car for cash in Forest Lake, MN, there are a few things you’ll need to get in order before the sale. Ensuring you’ve done the following will make the process go quickly and smoothly without any hiccups.
Remove any personal belongings from the vehicle. You don’t have to vacuum or wash it, but remove things like clothes, electronics, tools, etc. We can’t promise we’ll be able to get them back to you if you leave them in the car (but we would certainly try!).
Remove your license plates from the vehicle. You’ll probably need a screwdriver or socket wrench for this. We can’t guarantee our driver will have the ability to do this for you.
Let your insurance company know that you would like to either cancel your policy or move it to a new vehicle.
After the sale, let the Minnesota DMV know that you have sold the car and cancel your registration. This will absolve you of liability so you don’t get things like parking tickets or registration fees.
Let your friends and family members know how awesome your experience selling your junk car to The Clunker Junker was!
Why use The Clunker Junker to get cash for junk cars in Forest Lake, MN? Why not use a junkyard or an OfferUp ad or something? Maybe you think an online or physical car auction will serve you better? There’s a myriad of reasons why The Clunker Junker is the top junk car buyer in Forest Lake, MN.
First and foremost, we have been buying junk cars in Forest Lake, MN for many years and have a solid reputation. Do you think junkyards have a good reputation? Of course not! Auctioneers are pretty shady themselves. Not to mention, the customer service that some Forest Lake, MN junk yards provide isn’t exactly the best in the world. You won’t want to deal with rude people, bait-and-switch pricing and other poor business practices.
If you think that’s bad, try selling a junk car on Craigslist. Most ads that say “cash for junk cars in Forest Lake” are really trying to offer an inferior service with much lower offers. On top of all that sometimes you have to pay for towing! Our junk car removal team in Forest Lake, MN has free towing! Auctions aren’t a viable option either. The simple fact is that selling a car at an auction is simply gambling your car away. There’s no negotiation and most certainly no guarantee that you’ll get a fair price when your clunker is sold off.
Now that you’ve seen how easy it can be to sell your junk car in Forest Lake, MN it’s time to get your instant offer. We buy junk cars, vans, SUVs, trucks, and more. We’d love to show off how amazing our customer service is, so use the button below and start entering the details of your vehicle to get an instant offer and cash for cars in Forest Lake, MN right now.
If you prefer to get a quote over the phone, you can reach us at (888) 383-4181 during our normal business hours.
The current average value for vehicles in Forest Lake, Minnesota is around $243 with free towing. If you have a full size pickup like a Chevy Silverado or SUV such as a Ford Excursion, the average value is a little more at $303, but is only $206 for smaller and mid-size sedans like a Volkswagen Passat. Obviously, your vehicle's exact offer depends on a number of factors:
Yes! In many cases (though not all) we can buy junk cars in Forest Lake, MN with no title. In all cases you will need to be able to prove you own the vehicle. That is usually done by showing a photo ID matching a valid registration for the vehicle. In some cases additional paperwork is also needed. Contact us if you have any questions about what is needed to sell your car with no title in Minnesota. Note that we can never buy abandoned vehicles under any circumstance.
If needed, the legal owner of the car should be able to easily obtain a replacement title through your local Forest Lake, MN 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:
We can often pick up most vehicles in Forest Lake within 1 to 3 business days. However, your local buyer or carrier handles all their own scheduling, so we can't ever fully guarantee a specific pickup time on the carrier's behalf. Same day pickups are sometimes possible, but never guaranteed.
Whether you are paid by cash or check depends on the policy of the buyer near you who makes a bid on your vehicle. While some of our buyers do pay cash for cars, some have started using checks for better record keeping and the safety of truck drivers. If you are paid via check, remember that The Clunker Junker fully backs up all payments and will pay you in full if there are any issues with the local buyer!
"It needs a new fuel pump. Got it started yesterday and drove it to my mechanic but it was very jerky while running when I drove it over. It is over $1,000 dollars to get it fixed. I got a new car and don't think I would get my cash back if I fixed the Jimmy and tried to sell it."
"No motor or transmission due to being parted out. Lost the title during a move. No wheels due to selling them. It's on jack stands. Interior gone, all glass still there, just missing one headlight and back lights. Need it gone due to moving and need cash."
"The car is in good condition but there's a problem with the locks. When you're putting the key to start, the key doesn't turn it on, so you have to play with it for a while. You can make it start but not on the first try. Car needs one of the stop light bulbs."
"Previous owner of the house left the car when he moved and said I could have it and he would mail me the title. I have been unable to contact him for eight months now and it is in my driveway in the way."
"There is a dent on the driver side back panel the size of a fist, the front driver fender is damaged because the door clamped on it and moved it inward, and the hood has a minor dent. Just got new brake pads and there are tires that are like four months old on it. It's drivable with about 175k miles on it. I'm just looking to junk my car because I got a new one and it's taking up space and causing me to pay insurance on it. I have the pink slip. Thanks."
"The front windshield is cracked and the bumper has some scratches. Other than that, it's in overall good shape. I've owned the car for ten years and love it, except it has some electrical issues. I just don't want to spend any more cash on it trying to figure out what the problem is. "
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