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Selling a Car for Cash in San Diego 

 Sell my Car for Cash in San DiegoSelling a car for cash in San Diego should be easy, but towing fees, along with distances between pick up areas can make getting a good price for your car difficult. Your car probably took you all around the beautiful city of San Diego and the surrounding California cities like Los Angeles, San Francisco and Sacramento. However, if you need to get cash for your car in San Diego, you probably want to upgrade, or perhaps you want to live a car free lifestyle. 

Whatever the case may be, CarBrain is a top junk car buyer in San Diego, and we pride ourselves on giving top prices for cars all around California. Selling any kind of car in any city can be challenged, and may take weeks or months of listings or haggling with local dealers. But if your car has any damage, or doesn't run, that situation becomes almost impossible. Lucky for you CarBrain will buy your car in any condition, including in non-running condition, or as a totaled car. Read more below to find out how to get an offer for your car in less than 90 seconds.

Testimonials in San Diego, CA

Some testimonials San Diego, CA

"It was a quick clean deal and I had a check in hand in only a few days after contacting Kevin!"

★★★★★ Verified    John Richardson    San Diego, CA    Date: 10-7-2023

"Great communication, helpful and efficient staff"

★★★★★ Verified    Tamara Kreiss    San Diego, CA    Date: 3-31-2023

"Gianna went above and beyond in helping us get the best price for our car."

★★★★★ Verified    Steven and Peggy Jevremov    San Diego, CA    Date: 3-26-2023

Did You Know?

The value of your car in the San Diego area goes up and down based on market demands from many different angles. Not only is your make, model, year, mileage, and any damage on your car affecting the price of your vehicle, there may be other factors involved as well, such as scrap metal prices.

CarBrain buys cars for fair prices, and creates an offer custom designed for your vehicle. We take into account all the things that make your car more valuable, so we can get you what your car is really worth. Get your offer today!

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Sell my car in San Diego

Can I Sell My Car to Auto Junkyards San Diego?

Will CarBrain Buy My Car?Auto salvage yards and junk yards in San Diego may very well accept your car, but the question is: at what price? You can sell your car to local junkyards in San Diego, of course, however they might charge you for towing, or mix in other complications it's tough to foresee.

At CarBrain we don't charge a penny for towing, and go to your home or office to pick up your vehicle for free! We also evaluate your car using experts in the damaged car industry, who have decades of experience giving top prices for vehicles in any condition. You can feel safe knowing you're getting a good price, and that we're a fair, reputable company who will take care of you.

We buy cars online all over the San Diego area and Southern California. Your car doesn’t have to be in perfect shape, it doesn’t even have to be running, we will make an instant offer and put payment right in your hand in 48 hours or less.

What do I need to sell my car?

All you’ll need to sell your San Diego junk car is the title and the keys. Registration and Bill of Sale are optional, but good to keep for your own records. Just don’t forget to remove your car’s license plates and any personal effects that might still be in the vehicle. It really is that easy to sell your car with CarBrain.com

How can I get an instant quote for my vehicle?

It's simple and it takes less than 90 seconds... click the button below to get started and find out how much your car is worth!

Vehicle Pick-up is FREE Nationwide. No Haggle. No Fees. We are A+ rated business at BBB.

How much can I get when I sell my car in San Diego?

CarBrain.com is dedicated to getting you the best possible price for your car with our instant online pricing formula. Our advanced algorithm automatically factors in all the relevant pricing factors including:

  • Your car’s mileage

  • The make, model and year of your car

  • The exterior condition/any body damage

  • Premium options or additions

Based on each of these factors, our system will give you an automatic, no-obligation quote in 90 seconds or less. If you’re satisfied with the offer, we’ll pick it up for FREE in 48 hours or less. If you think your car is worth more, you can speak to one of our associates.

Cash for Cars in San Diego

Here Are Some Cars We've Purchased In San Diego Recently

Recent Junk Car Prices Purchased in San Diego [Updated Dic 2023]

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Cash for Junk Cars in San Diego

Forget about the hassle and the wasted time of dealing with car buyers or local junkyards. CarBrain.com is far and away the quickest, easiest, and simplest way to sell your car online. We give you cash for cars in San Diego in any condition, so you can get rid of that old clunker from the comfort of your home or office, without any pressure to sell at a price you don’t like.

Fun Facts About San Diego, California

It’s technically illegal to leave your Christmas lights up past February 2nd in San Diego.

Where do you buy junk cars?

We buy cars from all over Southern California, not just in San Diego but also in cities like Carlsbad, Chula Vista, Encinitas, Escondido and more. We make selling your junk car or truck a breeze, with confidential, no-pressure online offers and free towing from practically anywhere.

The quote is free, so what are you waiting for? Click HERE to get your instant online offer today!

How Much is My Car Worth?

How to Sell My Car in San Diego, California

Enter your vehicle details

Start by Submitting your vehicle with as much accurate information as possible, Most vehicles receive an instant offer, Unique cars might need some additional information so please have some pictures and a VIN number ready if needed. Rest assured you will receive a top market cash offer at the end of our process.

Accepting the offer

Great you got your offer! And you’re ready to move forward and get paid. Simply provide us with some proof of ownership and make sure to have your title ready and we will assist you in getting your pick up scheduled and ready.

Get paid!

Once you have arranged a pick up time and date with the tow company. You will meet with the driver at your vehicle's location and upon pick up the driver will deliver your payment,it’s that simple!

Why Sell to CarBrain?

If you don't want to spend your days answering calls and texts from strangers, letting them test drive your car, and haggling with them for a fair price, then CarBrain is for you! We’ll give you a fair cash offer for old car. On most makes and models, it’s almost instant. Don't wait around for that other buyer to show up. Submit your vehicle today for an offer. Just click here.

Sell My car With CarBrain

  • We have over three decades of experience in the salvaged car market, so we know a thing or two about the value of your damaged car.

  • We provide you the with the best haggle free cash offer in today’s market.

  • We’re quick and easy, once you have proved ownership we can pick up your car within 24-48 hours.

  • We will tow your vehicle for free to any of our California locations.

  • Turn your unwanted junk car or damaged car into fast cash when we pick it up.

  • We only work with top tier tow providers to ensure our customers the best car selling experience.

Still Have More Questions?

How much do we pay for cars?

No car is damaged the same way and no offer is the same. All of our offers are unique and based on individual situations. Our offers are based off your vehicle's year, make, and model. And the factors that can affect your offer is the mileage and current conditions of your car.

How can you get a guaranteed offer?

Getting your offer has never been easier, simply submit your vehicle and you will receive your offer! If your vehicle did not receive an instant offer don’t be scared, we just want ensure that you receive the highest return possible for your car and please allow one of our certified customer service representatives to reach out and get you an offer!

What should you know before selling to a junkyard or private buyers in San Diego, California?

  • Never pay to tow your car. Any reputable company should provide you with free towing

  • Never sign your title over before you get paid

  • Do not accept any offer that wasn’t the one you agreed on.

  • Never give your car away for free! Even if its junk or scrapped it has some value left to it