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With, getting rid of your car for money in Los Angeles, California is instant and simple. With just a few clicks, you are able to conclusively dispose of your less-than-perfect used car!

Selling your car with a seized engine or a missing title is often time consuming in Los Angeles, California. Thankfully, is totally devoted to helping our customers throughout the country.

CarBrain will pay for any vehicle with a seized motor within one to two business days. Our no obligation estimates are very fast and secure. Get started with just a couple of clicks. is a reputable company in a tough business. Our service lets customers trust us. We properly recycle non-working cars and provide fast payment. Our network of approved and licensed junk car buyers is not only large and highly rated.

Selling Your Crashed Car With


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Give us some details about your to get started. Answer our online form for requesting an offer to create an offer — it takes just 90 seconds to complete!


Say Yes To Your Quote

Next, schedule your tow. You'll need to provide our driver with the car keys and the verified copy of your title when they arrive.


Obtain Your Check Delivery!

The last step is to wait for the driver to arrive. He or she will come to you with a check in hand. All you have to do is collect your check delivery, and you've finished!

A Few Cool Things That Separate CarBrain From The Competition

Getting cash for your totaled vehicle with us is unbelievably simple. CarBrain offers hundreds of benefits such as FREE towing, and is a reputable company across the nation. Sell a scrap vehicle and get paid rapidly with us. We have been in the automotive industry for many years and have thousands of five-star reviews all over the net!

  • FREE pick-up as-is, where-is.
  • No last-minute haggling — EVER!
  • Our offers are FINAL and secure!
  • Our service contains no hidden fees or additional costs.
  • Receive cash on the spot!

Receive An Offer For Your Vehicle With Issues In Los Angeles

You can learn your vehicle's actual cash value in 90 seconds with our straightforward form! CarBrain offers always include FREE towing and title transfer throughout the country. We will come to you in less than 48 business hours!

My Car Has Engine Problems — Will Buy It?

Yes, CarBrain can buy cars with any problems! We specialize in damaged cars. Here are some other damage types we accept: 
  • Non-running cars
  • Vehicles with body damage
  • Unwanted cars
  • Cars with mechanical damage
  • Vehicles with electrical problems
  • Cars with bad motors
  • Vehicles that have been totaled
  • Old cars
  • Wrecked cars

At CarBrain, we help sellers like you dispose of unwanted clunkers every day. Skip haggling with junkyards and dealerships. Find out what you can get for your junk car in seconds and get paid fast!

Junk Cars We've Recently Bought In Los Angeles

2018 Mercedes-Benz G-Class
2011 Ford Escape

2011 Ford Escape

Mileage: 177,000Location: Los Angeles, CA
2015 Kia Optima

2015 Kia Optima

Mileage: 89,000Location: Los Angeles, CA
2006 Honda CR-V

2006 Honda CR-V

Mileage: 118,000Location: Los Angeles, CA
2012 Volkswagen Passat

2012 Volkswagen Passat

Mileage: 77,000Location: Los Angeles, CA
2011 Kia Optima

2011 Kia Optima

Mileage: 108,726Location: Los Angeles, CA
2014 Subaru XV Crosstrek

2014 Subaru XV Crosstrek

Mileage: 85,000Location: Los Angeles, CA
2010 Toyota Prius

2010 Toyota Prius

Mileage: 151,000Location: Los Angeles, CA
2003 Toyota Highlander

2003 Toyota Highlander

Mileage: 204,000Location: Los Angeles, CA
1999 Porsche Boxster

1999 Porsche Boxster

Mileage: 66,000Location: Los Angeles, CA
2015 Ford Mustang

2015 Ford Mustang

Mileage: 34,940Location: Los Angeles, CA
2008 BMW 6 series

2008 BMW 6 series

Mileage: 92,000Location: Los Angeles, CA

Steps For Getting Rid Of Your Broken Vehicle With CarBrain

Generating a fast and accurate quote is the first step to selling your car with engine problems with To get the correct offer, you should simply enter as much information as possible about your car and confirm its legitimacy. Pictures and descriptions of the damage make the process of getting a bid effortless and will make certain that you get the most exact offer possible!

Our driver will work with you to plan a time window that is most convenient for you and get you paid quickly. This service is free of ANY costs — all you need to do is get paid cash and complete the title transfer.

Get Your Beat-Up Vehicle's Value In Los Angeles, California In Just 90 Seconds.

The offer of your car can be affected by a number of factors outside of the year, make and model. For instance, cars located in the north can quite often be affected by greater levels of wear and tear because there are rougher climate conditions in the northern states. This can greatly lower the offer of the vehicle.

Our careful evaluation process sets us apart because we are able to price out junk cars or even a broken car accurately. Not everyone in our recycling industry can accomplish this. You can also throw in FREE towing and super-fast process to our benefits.

What Documents Do You Require To Purchase My Car?

To do away with your old car, all you need is to make sure that your title is signed according to state regulations. After that, you need to take out all personal items from the car and hand over the keys and title.

That's it. You will receive a business check once the transaction is complete, and you will be finally free of the burden of a salvage car.

I Don't Have My Vehicle Title In Hand. Is That A Problem?

If you currently lost your title, you can still trade in your vehicle to us. However, you will have to get another certified copy of the title. The way you can do this is by heading over to your state's DMV website: CA DMV - Title Transfers And Changes.

You will have to pay a small fee for a certified copy of your title. The following step is to upload a clearly visible picture of the duplicate title to CarBrain — and that's it!

We'll Make Offers On Vehicles In These Cities Too

Frequently Asked Questions — CarBrain


How Do I Junk My Car In Los Angeles, California?

The first step to selling your salvage vehicle in Los Angeles is to get a FREE quote with CarBrain. The next step is assigning a date for pickup, after you accept our secure offer.

Scrapping your car with CarBrain is straightforward — we will come to you, and all you have to do is hand over the keys and obtain your check. There's no catch. There are no fees.

How Much Is My Scrap Car Worth In Los Angeles?

You can get cash for your scrap car in any condition by selling it to scrap car dealers. They can legally recycle the vehicle to extract the metals and usable parts inside.

Cars have many recyclable materials including steel, aluminum, platinum and more! How much you can get for the car depends on its current location and size. Different steel mills across the country use different local values to price out recycled metals, and prices can vary based on national and even international trends.

The best way to find out what your car is worth in Los Angeles, CA is to get a quote from

Will You Need My Insurance Details To Buy The Vehicle? will still pay for crashed cars, including cars declared a total loss by your insurance company. We specialize in buying less than perfect cars, including cars with damage.

A fun little fact is that in most states, you can retain a crashed vehicle your insurance declared a total loss. By buying back your vehicle from your insurance, you can then get a second check when you sell the car to This way, you are able to maximize how much value you can extract from an unfortunate event such as a vehicle collision.

No insurance? No problem — all we require to pay for your car is a certified copy of your title!

I Want To Speak To A Representative. When Can I Contact You?

Although you can get a quote for your car from our company at any time, our associate buyers are available to answer your questions from 8 a.m. to 11 p.m. EST every day of the week. Reach out to us with any questions you have about scheduling your pickup or selling your vehicle!

How Do You Calculate Your Quotes For Damaged Cars?

Along with considering your year, make and model, we also look at your car's present actual a seized motor, mileage, vehicle accident report and more. We'll consider any upgrades you've made to the car, as well as others factors like its current location (be sure to provide the right current address for your vehicle).

The best way to get the most accurate offer possible is to provide the VIN and photos.

Replacing pieces in your vehicle may not necessarily get you a better offer — valuable parts like the engine and transmission are costly to replace, and less valuable parts won't significantly increase your offer.

Additionally, cannot guarantee that your quote will increase if you wait to sell it. Quotes are based on current market rates, which can be unpredictable.

Towing is included in all offers for FREE — which means bringing it to us isn't necessary and won't affect your offer.

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