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Enter vehicle details

By filling out our form with accurate information on, we can give you an instant offer on some vehicles or contact you with a guaranteed offer shortly after you click “Submit for Offer.”

Accept your Offer

As the vehicle owner, you will need to provide keys, signed title and access to the car. If your title is held by a lien holder, we can help you get the title released.

Get Paid! works with a nationwide network of partners to pick up your vehicle. On average, we can have your vehicle picked up 24 to 48 hours after you accept our offer.

Sell my Car in Des MoinesDespite its small size, Des Moines is an economic powerhouse of the Midwest. Named the “Best Place for Business” and the “Wealthiest City in America,” by Forbes & NBC respectively, Des Moines is a perfect place to start building your career—and your fortune.

But if you’ve got a junk car that can’t reliably make the commute to work, then your career could end up stuck in neutral. Get rid of that old clunker and put quick cash in your pocket with CarBrain, the nation’s leading buyer of less-than-perfect cars. We pay more than local scrap yards by connecting you to a nationwide network of approved junk car buyers who want your vehicle. With our online pricing tool, you will get a guaranteed, no-hassle offer in 90 seconds or less, with FREE towing and removal from your home or office.

Just click HERE to find out how much your car is really worth, and you could be less than 48 hours from getting paid!

Did You Know?

Over the last seven years, the experts at CarBrain have made over a million offers on damaged, junk and salvage cars just like yours. In that time, we’ve earned some of the highest ratings in the industry, thanks in large part to our haggle-free, hassle-free buying system that puts you in the driver’s seat.

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Will CarBrain Buy My Car in Des Moines?

Will CarBrain Buy My Car in Des Moines?The answer is almost always “yes.” We buy junk cars of virtually all makes and models, including trucks, vans and SUV’s regardless of condition or age. Your car can have a blown motor, bad transmission or serious electrical issues, and we’ll still make an offer for its fair market value. Your car doesn’t even have to start or run, because we’ll come to you with FREE towing and removal.

What do I need to sell my car in Des Moines?

Selling your car in the state of Iowa is a snap. All you will need are the keys and a copy of the title. For titles issued before January 1st 2005, you’ll need to fill out the information on the back. If you can’t find your title, you can file an Application for Replacement of Iowa Certificate of Title (Form 411033) to get a replacement sent to you. And don’t forget to pull off your license plates and remove any personal items from the vehicle.

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!

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How much can I get when I sell my car?

No two junk cars are created equal, so they can be difficult to appraise. That’s why local scrap yards make such low offers, because they’re just not equipped to determine how much your car is worth. The experts at CarBrain, on the other hand, have been in the business for decades and know how to value your car based on not just the make, model, mileage and condition, but also including key upgrades and optional extras that cost you good money—like leather interiors and sunroofs. That way you’re not throwing away value when you sell your car.

Cash for Cars in Des Moines

Turn your old junk car into quick cash. With CarBrain, it’s really that simple. You don’t have to waste time and money trekking to local junk yards, or even pick up the phone. Just answer a few simple questions about your vehicle, get your guaranteed offer, then we can send a tow truck and get you paid in just 24-48 hours.

Fun Facts About Des Moines, Iowa

Iowa’s State Fair draws over a million people to Des Moines each year, in large part for the mouthwatering and decadent fair foods. Popular and indulgent staples include fried peanut butter & jelly, funnel cake sticks, chocolate-covered bacon nougat on a stick, deep fried brownies, and “Fair Squares,” which are giant rice krispies treats served—you guessed it—on a stick.

Where do you buy junk cars in Des Moines?

Where do you buy junk cars?

Our FREE towing & removal services cover the entire Des Moines area, including nearby cities like:

  • Altoona

  • Indianola

  • Grimes

  • Johnston

  • Urbandale

  • Pleasant Hill

  • And more!

So what are you waiting for? You can get a guaranteed offer for your old junk car in the next two minutes, and there’s never any pressure to sell. Feel free to shop around! Just because your old car is broken-down or damaged doesn’t mean you have to settle for less than it’s actually worth. Get your instant offer today!

How Much is My Car Worth?

How to Sell My Car in Des Moines, Iowa

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 Iowa 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 Des Moines, Iowa?

  • 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

Vehicles Recently Purchased in Des Moines, IA by CarBrain

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