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Before you let your friends, family, and neighbors stage an intervention for you to sell that junk car that’s rotting away in the yard, why not contact The Clunker Junker? We pay cash for cars in Cranston, RI and offer the best customer service of any other junk car buyer you’ll find. We offer an easy solution to the age old problem of trying to get cash for junk cars without being scammed or taken advantage of.
Trying to sell a used car on some websites like Autotrader or Craigslist is a quick lesson in human psychology. You will see every mood, every possible line of reasoning and every personality all in one day, and sometimes in the same person as you negotiate and haggle over prices before you eventually throw your hands up in frustration. There is a much better way to get cash for cars. We buy junks cars in Cranston, RI so get your instant offer from the Clunker Junker today!
This simple process to sell your junk car in in Cranston, RI starts with our easy to follow questionnaire with basic yes or no questions. You can get started right now at the top of our website and answer a few key questions about your vehicle and its condition. In many cases you’ll have a guaranteed offer in seconds. If you accept our offer, our local Cranston, RI will perform the junk car removal within 48 hours or less in most cases. Unfortunately we can never guarantee any specific time or timeframe for pickup, but at least we are honest about it unlike our competitors! We pride ourselves on our honesty, integrity, and transparency.
Let us summarize it for you in three easy steps:
Can it get any easier to get cash for junk cars in Cranston, RI? We’ve been doing this for over a decade and haven’t found an easier or faster way yet! Perhaps when teleportation is finally invented we can get your junk car removal done even faster.
Before we can buy your junk car in Cranston, RI you’ll need to take care of a couple of things:
On arrival our Cranston junk car buyer will check out the car and makes sure it matches the actual description and then hand over either cash or check in the agreed upon amount. Abandoned cars cannot be legally purcahsed and we cannot pay any impound fees.
Let’s talk about your other options for a moment. You’re probably thinking, “I bet I can get more cash for my junk car in Cranston, RI” by selling the car myself. We won’t lie, you might be right! But at what cost? Here are a few things you’ll be dealing with when trying to sell your junk car on your own:
No matter how detailed your ad is, people will be bothering you with the dumbest questions you can possibly think of. “How many miles are on it?”…197,000 just like the ad says. “Can I come take it for a test drive?”…No, the ad says it doesn’t run. You may soon lose your faith in humanity.
Even though you’re advertising a junk car for sale, people will nitpick every single minor dent, scratch, and paint chip to try and get you down on price. When we buy junk cars in Cranston, RI, we expect them to be junk and never hassle you over imperfections.
You’ll run into multiple no-shows and time wasters. “I’ll be there at 6:30pm!” they’ll say. As 9:00pm rolls around it’s clear you’re never going to hear from them again. It’s too bad you just canceled that dinner date and ruined your whole night.
Maybe you think having a Cranston, RI junk yard or salvage yard buy your junk car will be better? That’s what they’re in business for, right? We would probably get carpel tunnel trying to write about all the horror stories we have heard over the years. Here’s a common scam they like to pull: You’ll call them up, give them accurate details about your vehicle, and they’ll give you a quote over the phone. So you have your vehicle towed to their junkyard expecting to receive that amount. What do you do when they hand over a check for $100 less than they said? You’re not going to pay to have your junk car towed back home, you’ll probably just accept that you’ve been scammed and move on. Bummer!
When you get cash for junk cars in Cranston, RI from The Clunker Junker, you can be sure the amount you see on our website is the amount you’ll be paid. That is the end of the story! We have been building our positive reputation for years and are very proud that we’ve become known as one of the most honest junk car buyers in Cranston, RI.
It is safer, faster and easier to use our service to get rid of even the worst junkers. We buy junk cars in Cranston, RI, we tow them and there are never any hidden fees to deal with. Just cash for cars that no one wants or can use anymore. Our local junk car buyers are all carefully vetted so you don’t have to worry about who is coming to your home to pick up your clunker.
Don’t wait until there is an ominous glow and neighbors with pitchforks outside of your door. Get an instant offer right now from the Clunker Junkers and sell your junk car before another minute goes by. You will be glad that you did and your neighbors may even through you a thank you party!
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 Cranston, Rhode Island is around $276 with pickup included. If you have a big truck like a Dodge Ram or SUV such as a Nissan Armada, the average value is at $345, but may only be $234 for smaller and mid-size cars like a Nissan Altima. Obviously, your vehicle's real offer depends on a number of factors:
Yes! In many cases (though not all) we can buy junk cars in Cranston, RI 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 Rhode Island. 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 Cranston, RI 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 pick up most vehicles in Cranston 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 never guarantee a specific time or day for pickup on their behalf. Same day pickups are sometimes possible, but never guaranteed.
Whether you are paid by cash or check depends on the policy of the local buyer who makes an offer on your vehicle. While some of our buyers do pay cash for cars, a lot have started using checks for the safety of truck drivers and better book keeping. If you are paid via business check, keep in mind that The Clunker Junker fully backs up every payment and will pay you the full amount if there are any issues with the local buyer!
"The vehicle was damaged on the driver side door (it was T-boned). The engine and transmission are in great shape. That's the only body damage, and the driver side rear tire is flat due to the fender cutting into the tire. I need to junk it before winter comes."
"This vehicle stopped running last week after an engine malfunction on the highway. Up until then, everything ran well, and the transmission was rebuilt a year ago. The engine does start up at times, but it can't run longer than a couple of minutes. "
"The power steering is not working properly, but I have driven it in this condition for years. The reason I am junking it is because the brake line is broken. To repair it costs more than the truck is worth. The clear paint layer is peeling as well."
"The front right ball joints and tie ends are broken, and they need to be repaired before it can be driven. The left side needs replacing per the mechanic. The idle air control valve still functions, but it needs to be replaced, eventually. "
"The vehicle is too expensive for me to fix. The only thing it needs is a radiator and one front fan to run perfectly. The front bumper, the right and left side, are unattached from getting hit while parked. The damages are cosmetic only."
"I'm junking it because we got a new car. I believe it's a starter issue that's keeping it from starting up currently. We just didn't want to put any more cash into it to see if that's what it is. It has had many items replaced recently (distributor, battery, struts, etc.), so it was pretty reliable before this."
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