Want to sell your junk car for cash in West Virginia? The Clunker Junker can help.
- Get an instant cash offer for your junk car from The Clunker Junker
- We buy all cars! We'll pick up your junk car free of charge and tow it away.
- We can sometimes buy junk cars with no title in West Virginia. (not always)
Much like how West Virginia seceded from Virginia when things got tough, it’s probably time for you to cut ties with your junk car. Lucky for you The Clunker Junker is one of the best cash for cars services in West Virginia, and we make it our goal to give you the best offer. Not only do we pair you a fair price, we often collect vehicles the very next day and pay you on the spot. So if your car is as old as the Civil War stories still shared throughout Harper’s Ferry, enter your vehicle above and see how much you can sell your junk car for.
The Mountain State has some of the world’s most beautiful wilderness. Really, the state is 75% forest. That’s a lot of trees! While that does make West Virginia beautiful and serene, this expanse can make it hard for the average citizen to find a junk car buyer. Finding a junkyard to buy your car for a competitive price might mean driving tens of miles away, whereas with The Clunker Junker we’ll pick the car up from your home at no charge so that you can get fast cash for your junk cars in West Virginia. Plus, you’ll be doing your part to keep West Virginia beautiful by removing that broken down lump of junk.
You don’t need to use the Green Bank Telescope to help you find a reliable junk car buyer. We’re right here! So stop flipping and flopping like a West Virginia politician trying to decide if the capital should be in Wheeling or Charleston. Just enter your car on our website and receive an instant cash offer. Don’t have a title? We may be able to work with that. We have a number of junk car removal specialists in West Virginia who can buy a junk car. So how will you spend your new found cash? Maybe a night at the Greenbrier, or are you brave enough to camp out at Trans-Allegheny Lunatic Asylum? Either way, you can now afford it!
We make it easy for West Virginians to get cash for junk cars
At the Clunker Junker, we pay top dollar for junk cars no matter their condition. From the comfort of your home, we’ll buy your junk cars for cash and pick it up free of charge.
Tell us about the car that you’re selling
As one of the best West Virginia junk car buyers, we buy cars in a variety of conditions from lightly used through to rusted out junk buckets. Fill in our homepage form to find out how much your car could be worth. Start with the year, make, and model.
An instant offer will be on the way
When we have all the info we need, you'll receive an instant offer. Once you’ve agreed to our competitive offer, we’ll send out a local junk car removal team to pick up the vehicle. You’ll be paid cash on the spot, and some of our sellers find that their car is picked up the very next day after accepting our offer.
Your junker gets picked up
If you were worried about having to get the car out yourself, then don’t! We take care of this part for you. Our West Virginia junk car buyer will stop by, check out the car, and hand over either cash or check. It couldn’t be any easier.
Sell your junk car in WV for what it’s worth
Your junk car might be worth far more than you think, especially if you have the title. Even if it’s completely rusted out and missing parts, you could still enjoy a surprisingly large payday! Some cars are worth more money than others, so here are some examples:
Many of the cars that we buy are completely rusted out, missing their parts and sometimes don’t have titles. For these vehicles we typically pay between $50 and $125, depending on the size and weight of the car.
For vehicles that aren’t destroyed but might not be in a working condition, we’ll pay a competitive price that leaves you feeling richer. Remember, we’ll also pick it up from your home so that you don’t need to stress about transporting it to the local scrapyard.
At the Clunker Junker, we buy everything from piles of scrap through to like-new vehicles. If you have a used car you could earn up to $10,000 depending on the condition, make and model of your car. To find out more, fill out our homepage form today and get a quote.
How to sign your West Virginia car title
We have put together a simple guide and example for how to sign your West Virginia title when you are selling your vehicle. If there are multiple owners listed on the title, they must all sign the title unless the names are separated with "OR".
- Look for section 1 on the back of your West Virginia title, it is at the top. Make sure you don't write anything outside of this section and follow the instructions below carefully.
- First sign the back of the title where indicated by "Signature(s) of Seller(s)".
Always sign in pen on the seller line and never sign in the dealer section.
- Print (don't sign) your name on the back of the title where it reads "Printed Name(s) of Seller(s)".
Always include any and all middle names or initials that are used in the owner section.
How to get a duplicate West Virginia title
The process for getting a duplicate or replacement West Virginia title is fairly simple. If the vehicle was last titled in a state other than West Virginia you must apply for a duplicate title in the previous state. The registered owner should do the following:
- Complete the Affidavit of Duplicate Title for a Vehicle or Watercraft
- If the title has a lien, complete the Application for Supplemental Lien and Transfer Liens or Replacement and Substitute Titles.
- Bring your duplicate title application to your local DMV office or mail your application to the WV division of motor vehicles at:
Receiving and Processing PO Box 17710 Charleston, WV 25317
- Please note that there may be a waiting period before a duplicate title can be issued and the cost is $10.00. (Paid to the WV division of motor vehicles).
How to get rid of an abandoned vehicle in West Virginia
Getting rid of an abandoned vehicle in West Virginia can be a difficult process. Unfortunately, you cannot just sell any junk car that ends up on your property if you do not own it. You'll need to follow the West Virginia abandoned vehicle removal procedures. We have given a general overview of what that entails below.
You can read more about selling an abandoned vehicle in West Virginia
- To have a vehicle removed from your private property, you must first contact your local law enforcement office.
- You cannot apply for the title to the vehicle, but if the last registered owner and/or lienholder do not show interest within (25) twenty-five days, the vehicle may be sold by law enforcement at public auction or to a salvage yard to be destroyed.
A Bill of Sale will be issued to be used if sold at auction which can be used with an Affidavit for Possession of a Junked or Abandoned Motor Vehicle to apply for the title to the vehicle.
Can you buy cars in West Virginia without a title?
Nope, sorry! We don’t currently have many buyers willing to make offers on vehicles with no title in West Virginia. You would need to obtain a replacement through your local DMV office. It’s fairly easy and we can help you with that if needed!
What if my title doesn’t look like the one pictured?
West Virginia often changes their title documents from year to year. If you have questions about your specific title, please contact your West Virginia DMV.
Do I need to turn in my license plates?
Yes, unless you are transferring the plates to a new vehicle. You can return the plates to your local DMV office.
What should I do about my auto insurance?
You will need to notify your auto insurance company that you have sold the vehicle so they can either cancel your policy if the vehicle was sold, or transfer/renew the policy on your new vehicle.
What should I do after the sale?
It’s important to let the DMV know that you sold the vehicle to release liability on it. Complete the sold vehicle notice as soon as possible.
We Buy Junk Cars in West Virginia and Pay You a High Price
Don’t waste your time shopping around at shady junk yards looking for a better price which you won’t find. At the Clunker Junker we pride ourselves on paying our customers a fair price, which might be more than you expect. Fill out our homepage form today and find out precisely how much we can pay you in cash for junk cars in West Virginia.
"The exterior has some rust and some peeling paint. There are some dents as well. The door seal is missing or damaged and caused water leaks in the car which created mold. There are no engine or transmission issues. I got a new car."
"The Jeep has damage to the front bumper and the right headlight. They are both still on the vehicle and do work, they are just damaged. The Jeep had water enter the engine which ruined the headers. The engine will need to be replaced. The transmission is in good condition, there's no water damage inside, and all of the leather seats are intact. The Jeep is a 5.7 and trail-rated limited edition. I also have a new front bumper and a new headlight that I have not installed and will sell with the Jeep. "
"The car will not start. There's some damage on the front bumper, but the hood does close, and the lights work. The engine and transmission are still in the car. The battery is also in the car. The car accessories are working, but the car will not start. It has 183,000 miles on it."
"I bought the same car, so I kept the other one for parts. Now that I have the parts that I want taken out of the old car, I want to junk the body so that I can open up some more garage space. It has no seats, no wheels, and it's missing the front bumper. The hood has faded paint as well. "
"The vehicle is a 2006 Hyundai Santa Fe. It has about 140,000 miles on it, it has a new transfer case, new alternator and serpentine belt, new brakes all the way around, new radiator and hoses, I repaired the exhaust, it has new ball joints, new tie rod, new tires, a full tank of gas and a fresh oil change. It needs a new A/C compressor clutch, ABS needs to be bled, and it needs a tune up. It has a cylinder five misfire, so it has a stutter."
"The car drove to where it has sat for six-plus months. It has a few fuses, and the battery was borrowed by an anonymous person. It was payment for rent from the previous renters when they moved in. It has new tires. I'm tired of it sitting around the yard. "