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We'll Give You An On-The-Spot Appraisal!

  • Quickly Towing & Payment In Costa Mesa.

  • We Guide You Through The Process.

  • We Care About You.

  • No Bartering. No Headaches.

We pay cash for junk vehicles all around Costa Mesa, California. Disposing of your vehicle will never again be inconvenient. With a few clicks of your mouse you are able to get a fair market offer for your car and cost-free pick-up faster than you can blink. Our company works with a large curated network of licensed junk car buyers to get you paid quickly.

CarBrain.com is partnered with only a network of approved junk car buyers to purchase cars in bad condition in less than 48 business hours. Sell your vehicle with a seized motor and get cash practically instantly!

Within the past few years, CarBrain has cultivated itself as a reputable company in a tough business. Our clients agree that our service is world-class, and would be more than happy to re-use our service again.

How Does Getting Paid For A Vehicle With CarBrain.com Work?


Go Over The Current Condition Of Your Vehicle

You can receive an estimate for your car in Costa Mesa, CA with our get an offer form. It takes no more than 2 minutes to complete it and get your offer!


Consider Your Quote And Accept It

Then, say yes to our final offer and start arranging your FREE pick-up in Costa Mesa, CA. Our towing company driver will need the keys to your car and the certified copy of your title to wrap up the sale.


Finally, Get Paid Cash For Your Car!

Finally, it's time to wait for pick-up and pay-off! We include FREE pick-up with all our estimates in Costa Mesa, CA and payment in two business days. It couldn't be more trouble-free.

Reasons Why Getting Paid For A Vehicle With CarBrain Is Straightforward And Instantly

We buy cars in any condition. CarBrain offers FREE towing across the nation. We provide the most painless method for selling your end-of-life vehicle through the web. Our process is intuitive. We have thousands of excellent reviews, and have been in the end-of-life vehicle market for more than ten years. We help customers much like you every month!

  • 1000s of Happy Clients.
  • We Come To Your Home or Office.
  • Get Max $ For Your Vehicle.
  • We ALWAYS Give Fair Market Quotes

Receive A Bid In Just A Few Seconds For Your Car In Costa Mesa, CA

Typing in some basic information about the shape of your car can help you get a cash estimate in just a couple of seconds.We add FREE title transfer and towing in one to two business days for all quotes!

Can I Get Rid Of A Car That Has Been Parked For 10 Years?

Getting cash for your old vehicle in Costa Mesa, CA is fast and straightforward with us. We can pay for:
  • Less-than-perfect cars
  • Non-running cars
  • Wrecked cars
  • Junk cars
  • Cars that don't start
  • Vehicles with broken engine
  • Totaled vehicles

Here Are Some Vehicles We've Purchased In Costa Mesa, CA

2011 Chevrolet Equinox

2011 Chevrolet Equinox

Mileage: 125,000Location: Costa Mesa, CA
2008 Toyota Tacoma

2008 Toyota Tacoma

Mileage: 167,000Location: Costa Mesa, CA
2009 Ford Flex

2009 Ford Flex

Mileage: 107,000Location: Costa Mesa, CA

How Do I Sell A Car With CarBrain?

To trade in your car with CarBrain, the initial step is to receive an offer. You attain this by clicking on the "Get an Offer" button and listing some details regarding your vehicle. The process takes about 90 seconds end-to-end and is rather straightforward.

All you have to do is plan the pick-up with one of our local drivers at a convenient time. Typically, our towing partner will give you a timespan to schedule accepting your cash and complete the transfer of ownership. We always come to you anywhere across the country. Office or home!

What Is The Market Value Of A Damaged Car In Costa Mesa, California?

The true cash value of your broken car will be different depending on distinct factors. For instance, we consider its mileage history; the car's accident report; the vehicle's current title status; its year, make and model; and if the car has any conditions such as electrical problems. All of these factors can determine how the car will be appraised.

CarBrain differentiates itself from other junk yards close-by by being on the breaking edge when it comes to the appraisal of junkers. Our careful process allows us to make quotes that others can't. We also process cars in one to two business days while granting FREE pick-up. In fact, our service costs NOTHING.

What Do I Have To Offer In California To Trade In My Car?

To sell your car in California, CarBrain.com requires that you sign your car title correctly. This means that the car's title is registered to the correct owner. If it is, you can clear out any personal effects, wait for the tow truck driver to get there and get money! Want to discover more? We put a quick resource page for you here on how to complete the title transfer in California: complete the title transfer

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

Did you misplace your vehicle's title? Our customer service representatives can guide you through the process of getting a duplicate title in California. Begin by visiting the California DMV page here: Your state's DMV page. Next, pay a small fee and receive your verified copy of your title. When it arrives, send a clearly visible photo of the duplicate title to CarBrain!

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Frequently Asked Questions — CarBrain

What's The Best Way To Sell A Junk Vehicle In Costa Mesa, California?

There are many ways to receive cash for a scrap vehicle in Costa Mesa. The smart way is to use CarBrain.com. Receive your no obligation quote in no more than 2 minutes and we will come to you in 24 to 48 business hours.

See why we have thousands of countless five-star reviews all around the internet. Try out nearby yards and other buyers, then compare for yourself.

What Can I Receive For My Scrap Car In Costa Mesa, CA?

If you want to recycle your vehicle for payment because it does not run, you have options. Skilled car evaluators in Costa Mesa can properly recycle the components in your car and extract metals like steel, aluminum and platinum. The value of your vehicle's components depends on its size, where the car is at the moment and local market values for metals.

Market rates can change day to day based on national and even international trends. The most hassle-free way to discover what you can get for your vehicle in Costa Mesa is to receive an estimate from CarBrain!

Are There Any Fees For Using CarBrain?

You will never have to pay anything to have your vehicle towed. CarBrain estimates always include complimentary towing. We will come to you.

Towing and transfer of ownership is on us — ALWAYS. All you need to do is show up and get paid.

If your a total loss vehicle is in a location where it is accumulating fees, you need to let us know so that we can try our best to accommodate your situation. However, it is not guaranteed that we can come in under 24 hours. CarBrain will also not cover any fees.

My Car Title Has A Lien On It. Can I Still Sell It To You?

CarBrain.com can buy cars with liens on them only if we can create a quote equal to or exceeding the value of the lien. While CarBrain.com does not purchase cars with negative equity, we can give you advice on what to do with your car. Make sure that you have entered all of the information on our website as accurately as possible to make sure that our offer is accurate.

Additionally, you can try speaking with your insurance. If you've been involved in a wreck, you can receive a check from them while retaining the car. You can then sell the car to CarBrain.com and get your second check!

I Didn't Get A Quote After Filling Out The Form. What Do I Do?

If you didn't receive a quote for your car with a seized motor, there may not have been an available car buyer in Costa Mesa, California. This happens occasionally.

Secondly, the partners that we do have in Costa Mesa, California might not have been interested in your specific junk car. This could be because they are looking for different models of vehicles with different types of damage.

Your next option would be to find alternative buyers that would be interested in your vehicle. This might include private buyers, mechanics, aficionados, non-profit organizations, recyclers, local yards, or other places that buy damaged cars.