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Get On-Demand Offer In No Time!

  • Turn Your Clunker Into Cash!

  • Total Customer Service — From Start To Finish.

  • No Last-Minute Bartering — EVER!

  • Fast Towing & Payment In Alameda.

Scrapping a broken-down vehicle is time consuming and can be a reason for significant strain for most folks in Alameda. Luckily enough, our people is completely devoted to purchasing cars with issues or a seized engine.

We pay for old cars quickly and methodically. From the cash offer to towing, our process is ultra-fast. Sell your vehicle with a established company and get money fast!

Disposing of a car with a seized motor with CarBrain.com is fast and easy. Our extremely quick pick-up times and instant no obligation offers make it incredibly expedient to trade in a vehicle online!

What Is The Process Of Selling My Vehicle With CarBrain?


Quickly Write Down Car Info

To trade in your car in Alameda, CA with CarBrain, start by filling out our online form — it takes 90 seconds! When you're done, we can make a bid.


Accept Your Estimate

The next step is to accept our quote and plan towing in Alameda, CA with your customer service representative. Then, find the keys to your car and the verified copy of the title!


Plan Pay-Off And Pick-Up!

Finally, wait for the towing. We work with a network of approved and licensed junk car buyers to offer FREE towing in less than 48 business hours in Alameda, CA. When the towing company driver arrives, you'll get your money right then and there!

A Few Cool Things That Separate CarBrain.com From The Car Buying Market

CarBrain.com provides fair and competitive offers and cost-free towing across the country. We are a established company with more than a decade of experience picking up wrecked cars. We buy non-running vehicles, junk vehicles and even cars with a blown motor.

  • Our Offers Are FINAL And Secure!
  • Get Paid In 24 To 48 Hours For Your Car.
  • A Company You Can Trust.
  • No Haggle. No Hassle.

Is Your Car In Alameda, CA Having Problems AGAIN? Receive A Quote Now!

Receiving a bid couldn't be easier. You can learn what your car may be worth in 90 seconds!Your car will be off your drive-way in less than 48 business hours in Alameda, California. Towing is complimentary. We have been in operation for more than ten years and help a great number just like you!

Will CarBrain Buy A Car If It Doesn't Start Or Drive?

Take care of your headache in your home or office and get cash for your junker with CarBrain. We service all Alameda, CA! We can pay cash for:
  • Gently used vehicles
  • Non-working cars
  • Vehicles with frame damage
  • Older cars
  • Vehicles that don't start
  • Cars with bad engines
  • Totaled vehicles

Cars We've Paid For Around Alameda, CA

2013 Hyundai Veloster

2013 Hyundai Veloster

Mileage: 100,000Location: Alameda, CA
2013 Chevrolet Cruze

2013 Chevrolet Cruze

Mileage: 92,000Location: Alameda, CA
2017 Hyundai Elantra

2017 Hyundai Elantra

Mileage: 60,000Location: Alameda, CA
2006 Mercedes-Benz E-Class

2006 Mercedes-Benz E-Class

Mileage: 195,000Location: Alameda, CA

How Disposing Of Your Vehicle With CarBrain.com Online Works

Selling a car with a malfunctioning engine begins with receiving an effortless offer through our website. To receive the most precise offer, make sure to include as much information and descriptions of the car, as possible. Pictures and detailed info about any damage also would help. If any extra details relating to the car is necessary, you should also add that in order to make the process as smooth and quick as possible.

Once you've accepted your online appraisal, all you have to do is plan the towing of the vehicle at a time that works for you. We will come to you wherever you may find yourself. Our service does NOT cost anything. Ever — that includes transfer of ownership and pick-up. Everything is FREE from start to finish.

What's The Current Cash Value Of A Beat-Up Vehicle In Alameda, California?

Your vehicle will receive a different appraisal depending on its year, make, model and other factors such as its present physical condition or its ability to start or drive. Here are some things to keep in mind: Does the vehicle's electricity work correctly? Does the car have engine problems? What is the how many miles it has of the car? This can help us determine your car's current cash value.

CarBrain is a unique buyer. Our evaluation is rigorous and is based totally on the vehicle itself to give the best possible true cash value for your car. Our pick up times are instantly, and the entire system is effortless.

What Do I Need To Sell My Car In California?

CarBrain necessitates that the vehicle's title is registered to the correct owner. If it's not, we cannot purchase the car in California. We've put together a resource page on how to complete a transfer of ownership here: sign over the title. Following that all you need to do is clear out your personal stuff from the car, wait for the towing partner to get there and hand over the keys! That is all. You're all done.

I Need To Get A Certified Copy Of The Title. What Should I Do?

If you can't find your title, you can still trade in your vehicle to us. However, you must get a certified copy of the title. The way you can accomplish this is by going to your state's DMV website: Your state's DMV page. You will pay a small fee for a certified copy of your title. The next step is to send a high quality picture of the duplicate title to CarBrain.com — and you are done!

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Useful Things To Know

I Need To Sell My Junk Vehicle In Alameda — What Do I Do?

CarBrain can purchase your junk car in bad condition. When you enter the pieces of information of your old vehicle, we will give you a cash offer — you'll be done in less than 2 minutes with just a couple of clicks. The next item on the list is setting a time aside for towing for your vehicle and receiving your payment.

That's it. You're done.

What Is My Old Scrap Car Worth In Alameda, CA?

The easiest way to discover what your car could be worth in Alameda is to receive an offer from CarBrain.com. There is a lot of metals left inside a scrap vehicle that specialized vehicle appraisers can properly recycle and extract. For instance, you can melt down and reuse aluminum, steel and even platinum from the used parts of a junk vehicle.

How much payment you get for recycling your vehicle depends on its size and its current location, as different steel mills use different local market rates.

If I Currently Can'T Find The Title. Can I Still Sell My Vehicle?

Most of the time, you'll need a verified copy of your title to sell us your vehicle. Your customer service agent can help you figure out precisely what documents are required to complete the sale. If your title is valid and in good condition, the sale should happen rather quickly without much friction.

The driver will come, hand over the check, pick up the vehicle, and drive-off. And it's really that simple! You can learn how to transfer a title in California here: [$CB_StateTitlePage].

What Are Your Business Hours?

If you have any questions about your quote or pick-up, you can always connect back with your associate buyer by phone, text or email. We will answer the second we see your message. Our customer service representatives are available from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. EST Monday-Friday, and 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday.

My Vehicle Is On The Side Of The Road. Can You Pick It Up From There?

You do not have to worry about finding a towing company. CarBrain has drivers in Alameda, CA that help us buy and remove vehicles for free. We always come to you in one to two business days after you accept our FREE offer.

You don't need to worry about towing or anything else. We'll come right to your car's location, pay you on the spot, haul away the vehicle, and drive off. It's simple, it's hassle-free, and it happens quickly.

Keep in mind that towing partners cannot tow vehicles left in a spot inaccessible to tow trucks or on the side of the road.