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We're your trusted car buyers:

Our company can help you in Chicago to scrap a wrecked vehicle without any hassle. By choosing CarBrain you can get paid and get your vehicle taken off your property within one to two business days of agreeing to our offer.

We buy junk vehicles all around Chicago, Illinois. Disposing of your car will never again be inconvenient. With just a few clicks you could get a fair and competitive offer for your car and FREE pick-up in a heartbeat. Our company works with a large network of licensed and vetted junk car buyers to get you paid swiftly.

We pay cash for cars swiftly and easily. Our network of licensed and vetted junk car buyers allows us to buy salvage cars throughout the country in less than 48 business hours. Receive your super fast no-obligation offer with just a couple of clicks with FREE towing included!

For most of the past few years, CarBrain has cultivated itself as a dependable company in a difficult business. Our customers agree that our service is world-class, and would happily re-use our service again.

Sell Your Car For Cash Today With CarBrain

It doesn’t have to be hard to junk your car for cash in Chicago. CarBrain specializes in helping people sell their less-than-perfect cars, in any condition! We make it fast and hassle-free to get an offer for your vehicle and get paid in just 24-48 hours.

Why choose CarBrain? Here’s just a few reasons:

  • We’ve been in the market since 2007, and we have the experience to make the process hassle-free.

  • CarBrain will generate a quote to trade in your junk car in as little as 90 seconds after you fill out our simple online form.

  • We guarantee our quotes for seven days, giving you time to compare quotes!

  • You’ll get a dedicated file manager assigned to help you sell your vehicle without the fuss.

  • We’ll walk you through the process of correctly and legally transferring your title, so you don’t get hit with surprises down the road.

  • We include free pickup with all our offers. We come to you, so you don’t have to worry about transportation!

  • We can pick up your car in as little as 24-48 hours! No long wait required.

  • You get paid on the spot for your car when we pick it up! Don’t worry about waiting for a payment to hit your bank. Collect your check when the driver arrives!

If you’re looking to sell your car online with free pickup, CarBrain is the solution you’ve been searching for. Sell your car fast with us.


Our expert evaluators can help you get an accurate estimate for your car's value, FAST!


What Types Of Vehicles Does CarBrain Buy? offers payment for junk cars in Chicago, Illinois for vehicles in any sort of condition. That includes, but is not limited to:

  • Damaged cars

  • Wrecked cars

  • Junk vehicles

  • Cars with mechanical damage

  • Vehicles with blown motors

  • Wrecked vehicles

  • Used cars

  • Older cars

  • Non-running vehicles

  • Scrap cars

  • Cars for parts

  • Total loss vehicles

We buy totaled cars, scrap cars, used cars, old cars, high-mileage cars and anything in between. Wondering if we’ll buy your car? Fill out our easy form to find out.

Salvage Vehicles Has Purchased Recently In Chicago

2006 Ford Mustang

2006 Ford Mustang

Mileage: 143,000Location: Chicago, IL
2006 Lexus RX 400h

2006 Lexus RX 400h

Mileage: 110,000Location: Chicago, IL
2005 Toyota Highlander

2005 Toyota Highlander

Mileage: 70,000Location: Chicago, IL
2005 Toyota Highlander

2005 Toyota Highlander

Mileage: 166,000Location: Chicago, IL

How Do I Get Cash For A Car With

Selling your car for parts in Chicago with CarBrain is an easy, three-step process:

  1. Get a quote! Fill out our simple form with information about your vehicle. We’ll produce your car’s instant cash offer in as little as 90 seconds.

  2. Accept and schedule! If you like our quote, we can help you schedule your FREE pickup and payment in as little as 24-48 hours.

  3. Wait for the payment! Last step: wait for the driver to arrive with payment in hand! You’ll get free junk car removal in Chicago and payment in your hands. It’s as simple as that!

We buy junk cars in Chicago every day, and we can help you sell yours too. Get an offer to start the process now!

Where Can I Sell My Car For The Most Money In Chicago?

If you’re looking for places that buy your car in Chicago, you’re in luck: you have plenty of options. But not all of them will pay top dollar for your broken car. So, who can you sell your car to for the most money?

CarBrain makes the search easy. When you’re looking for cash for cars in Chicago, we can make the search much easier. We’ll filter through our partner’s offers near you and help you find the best offer for your vehicle.

Our team of customer service representatives can help you sell your car for a top dollar offer. We’ll work with you to get a price that’s fair, with free towing and top tier customer service.

What Do I Have To Offer In Illinois To Sell My Car?

To sell your car in Illinois, the first item is to confirm your paperwork is right. That means that the car title is registered to the correct name.

Following that, take out your personal belongings and get money! It's easy. Learn more here: Illinois title resource page.

If I Do Not Have My Title, Can I Still Trade In My Car?

A lost title doesn't mean you can't get cash for your car. However, you're going to have to obtain another certified copy of your title to continue.

The way you can get this done is by going to your state's DMV website and requesting a duplicate title. You’ll have to pay a small fee to get it.

After receiving it, upload a high resolution picture of the duplicate title to your customer service agent.

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What Is The Value Of My Scrap Car In Chicago?

You can get money for your scrap vehicle in any condition by selling it to buyers of junk vehicles. They can responsibly recycle the vehicle to extract the metals and usable components inside. Cars have many recyclable materials including steel, aluminum, platinum and more!

How much you can get for the car depends on where the car is at the moment and size. Different steel mills across the country use different local market values to price out recycled metals, and prices can vary based on national and even international trends. The most convenient way to find out what your car is worth in Chicago, IL is to receive an estimate from

Where Can I Receive FREE Junk Vehicle Removal In Chicago, Illinois?

To get FREE junk car pick-up in Chicago, you need to part with your salvage vehicle with We will come to you in two business days to get your vehicle and collect your payment. It's that easy.

All you need is to receive a fair market appraisal in 90 seconds and schedule your free pickup.

My Car Doesn't Turn On. Will You Still Buy It?

CarBrain has no problem providing an offer on a car with a bad or broken transmission or engine. We specialize in less-than-perfect cars. We can also make an offer for a vehicle with frame damage, missing parts and other kinds of problems.

Older car? Fine with us.

Car doesn't run? Get a quote from! We love damaged cars.

However, there are a few limits. All cars must have the following to get a bid from CarBrain: at least two tires, the motor and the transmission. Without those, we can't create a quote.

Additionally, we don't buy individual car parts — sorry!

How Do I Quickly Generate An Estimate On My Car In Chicago, IL?

We have this online form that will guide you through the process. We'll ask you about the year, make and model of your vehicle. After that, you can share some info about the current condition and location of your vehicle.

To get the most accurate offer it is a good idea to include images and the VIN. You know what they say: "A picture is worth a thousand words!" 😎 📷

Most offers are generated in less than 2 minutes. In some rare cases, it can take us up to an hour to develop an accurate quote for your vehicle.

Keep in mind that offers from CarBrain are valid for 7 days. If it expires, we're still happy to buy your car, but we'll have to make a new quote for it. If you like the price we offer, sell it!

How Can I Be Certain Your Company Is Reliable? has thousands of glowing reviews online with Google,,, and more. Feel free to look us up! We're a safe and reliable buyer of salvage vehicles in Chicago, IL. When you sell a car to CarBrain you sign over the title to start the process of releasing your liability for the car. Once we receive the vehicle, we will complete the title and send you a Bill of Sale documenting the transfer of the car.

Sell Your Car In Chicago Fast!