We Pay Cash For Cars in Altoona PA

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

  1. We provide the fastest cash for junk car service in Altoona.
  2. We are Altoona's top junk car removal specialists
  3. Sell us your used, wrecked, broken, or rusted junk car and get cash!

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What’s that sitting in your driveway, taking up space in your garage, or trying to hide away from sight in your back yard? It’s that old junk car or truck that you’ve been trying to sell but never got a reasonable offer, so you just gave up. Maybe it didn’t pass emission testing and you just can’t justify spending that much money on repairs to get it back on the road. Or maybe it just stopped running, but you can’t seem to let it go because it has sentimental value.

Why not free up some space to do things with your family outdoors? And while you’re at it make some extra cash for your car in Altoona, PA when you sell your car to us.

Introducing The Clunker Junker, a different type of junk car buying service in Altoona, Pennsylvania. We buy junk cars along with trucks, vans, and SUVs. Our process is quick and easy. We’ll give you an immediate offer and put cash in your hand as soon as we pick you’re your car up.

Why sell your junk car to The Clunker Junker?

The main benefit of using our Altoona, PA junk car removal service is that we save you time, when other junk car buyers want to waste your time. We can complete a purchase and pick up your vehicle often within 48 hours. Compare that to the weeks you could spend trying to sell your junk car through other methods. We stand by our reputation of offering great customer service. When you accept an offer, you can rest assured that we will pick your car up as soon as possible, and give the price agreed to on the spot. You don’t have to worry about doing costly repairs just to make your car marketable. We pay cash for junk cars in Altoona, PA whether they’re running or not. We buy cars that have been damaged or totaled. We can even help you sell your car if the title is missing in some cases.

Get cash for your junk car in Altoona, PA without all the hassle

Trying to sell your used or junk car to a private buyer is both time consuming and expensive. You’ll have to wait weeks before someone calls or shows interest in your car. Then you have to make an appointment and spend time waiting for them to come and see your car. Then they’ll kick the tires, haggle your over the price, and ask for costly repairs to make it a better deal for them.

You never have to worry about a no-show when you call The Clunker Junker. As an experienced professional junk car buyer in Altoona, PA, we already have our evaluation criteria in place. When we arrive, the deal is already done. No negotiating, no nonsense. You’ll get the price we quoted, and you agreed to.

How does our junk car removal service work?

It only takes 3 easy steps to sell your car to The Clunker Junker

  1. Start at the top of this page and give us some details about the car you’re selling. Tell us about the year, make, and model. Describe the condition of the interior, exterior, and drivetrain. Important items like approximate mileage help us to give you the most fair and reasonable quote on your vehicle. We’ll also ask about the ownership and title status, as well as your location.

  2. Accept our instant offer, and we can get the process started right away. At that point we’ll get your address, so we can schedule our junk car removal to pick up the vehicle. Our carriers have flexible schedules and can work with you to schedule evening and weekend pickups. The process generally takes 1 to 3 business days, but many cars have been picked up within 24 hours. Tell us about yourself so we know who to pay and how to contact you.

  3. When our Altoona junk car removal specialist arrives, they’ll inspect the vehicle to ensure that it matches the description in our system. They’ll also verify your ID and help you to fill out the title. Once that’s done, give the hauler your keys and they will write you a check for the amount quoted to you on the spot.

We buy more junk cars in Altoona because our integrity is important to us

Beware of other car buying services, junkyards, and auto salvage yards in Altoona, PA that charge hidden fees for towing and removal. Some junk car buyers charge excessive fees for towing and removal, and don’t tell you until they arrive. Suddenly, the price you thought you were getting starts to decrease right before your eyes. Others require you to arrange to deliver your car to their location as well as cover the towing costs.

We include free towing with every vehicle offer. It can’t get any easier than that. And we don’t pull any bait and switch tactics. We won’t change your offer to cover towing. You’ll get a check for the full amount with absolutely no deductions for towing.

The Clunker Junker is paying cash for junk cars in Altoona, PA. Get your no obligation quote on our website and turn your old car into cash.

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

What is the value of my vehicle in Altoona?

Today's average offer for vehicles in Altoona, Pennsylvania is around $289 with free pickup. If you have a full size pickup like a Ford F150 or SUV such as a Lincoln Navigator, the average value is a bit more at $361, but is only $245 for small and mid-size sedans like a Honda Accord. Of course, your vehicle's exact offer depends on a lot of factors:

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

Do we pay cash for junk cars in Altoona, PA with no title?

Yes! In many cases (though not all) we can buy junk cars in Altoona, PA 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 Pennsylvania. 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 Altoona, PA 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 Altoona DMV

401 Sixth Ave.
Altoona, Pennsylvania, 16602
Tel: 814-946-4114

Altoona DMV map

Will you pick up my car on the same day?

We can usually pick up the majority of vehicles in Altoona within 1 to 3 business days. Note, however, that your local buyer or carrier handles all their own schedules, so we can never fully guarantee a specific pickup time on the buyer's 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 check or cash 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, a lot have started using checks for the safety of tow drivers and better record keeping. If you are paid by business check, keep in mind that The Clunker Junker fully backs up all payments and will pay you the full amount if there are any issues with the local buyer!

Recent Junk And Used Cars Sold In Altoona, PA

Recent vehicles sold in Altoona, PA
The most recent junk car we have made an instant cash offer on near Altoona, Pennsylvania was Timothy's 1999 Toyota 4Runner Base 4WD in 16601. This 4Runner starts and drives with approximately 171,000 miles on the odometer and has a clear title, some body damage larger than a fist, and has no flood or fire damage. We offered Timothy $555.00 for their 4Runner with free pickup and tow away! Find out how much cash we'll pay for your vehicle!
  • 1987 Acura Legend Sedan (Not S... Sep 12
    Altoona, PA
    Doesn't start
    Clean Title
  • 2009 Cadillac Escalade Esv Bas... Sep 09
    Altoona, PA
    Runs and Drives
    Clean Title
  • 1992 Acura Integra Hatchback Ls Sep 07
    Altoona, PA
    Runs and Drives
    Clean Title
  • 2011 Chevrolet Cruze Ls Sep 02
    Altoona, PA
    Runs and Drives
    Clean Title
  • 1993 Ford Ranger Regular Cab X... Aug 30
    Altoona, PA
    Engine Starts
    No Title
  • 2005 Ford Escape Xlt Awd Aug 09
    Altoona, PA
    Engine Starts
    Clean Title
  • 2011 Chevrolet Cruze Ls Aug 07
    Altoona, PA
    Engine Starts
    Clean Title

Here is what other cash for cars customers have said:

  • Yumica's 1997 Pontiac Grand Prix
    1997 Pontiac Grand Prix

    "I am getting a new car. This car has paint that is coming off. The trunk and the bumper had to be replaced. It needs a new battery, so it cannot be driven now due to the battery being dead. It happened when the weather got cooler. I believe the battery was weak."

  • Mike's 1999 Ford Taurus
    1999 Ford Taurus

    "The passenger side mirror is held on by wire. The transmission was rebuilt/replaced approximately 40,000 miles ago by the previous owner. The engine seized up due to a teenager continuing to drive it after the oil light warning."

  • Robert's 1991 Buick Regal
    1991 Buick Regal

    "The car runs and drives. It has some minor mechanical issues, and it will need brakes, rotors, the left blinker does not work correctly (will not blink), and the A/C does not work. The car is very rusty, and it has rear end damage. This was my daughter's first car. We have purchased something newer, and we're looking to junk this one for cash."

  • Sam's 1999 Toyota Camry
    1999 Toyota Camry

    "The vehicle is in OK condition. The sun roof leaks, the rear taillight sensor interferes with the automatic locks, and the FWD transmission is not operational. The reverse transmission is operational, the body is in good condition. The front struts are bad, the front right ball joint or suspension may be bad, the heater core needs to be replaced, and the radiator is cracked and patched."

  • Dawn's 2002 Volkswagen Jetta
    2002 Volkswagen Jetta

    "The car is in great shape and clean inside and out. It needs a timing belt for it to run. Underneath the hood is even clean. I'm getting another car, but I still have this one registered and insured. So, I need to junk it before the other one comes, because I have nowhere to park all the vehicles after I switch the plates to the new vehicle. I can't park it in the street. I need to junk this one for cash to put the new one on the road. Everything is under the hood, but it does not turn over. The timing belt went. It was driveable until less than a week ago."

  • Peggy's 2000 Dodge Caravan
    2000 Dodge Caravan

    "The vehicle may start, but it won't drive. It's been sitting in our driveway for over a year. The front tire is flat, because it's been sitting for so long. It is a Grand Caravan, it's silver, and it has leather seats. It has bucket seats and one bench in the back. It has a lot of miles on it."

Ready to sell your junk car for cash in Altoona, PA?

Altoona Junk Car buyers

The Clunker Junker Altoona
Altoona, Pennsylvania, 16601
(888) 383-4181

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The Clunker Junker offers the following services in Altoona

  • Cash For Junk Cars in Altoona
  • 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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