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Richmond citizens have long tolerated the struggle of scrapping cars. Luckily, CarBrain exists to serve YOU and make trading in your vehicle easy. With our fair and competitive estimates, and extremely quick towings across the country, we have set the standard by prioritizing our customers. Sell your vehicle with a broken engine at no charge in 24 to 48 business hours.

Getting cash for a scrap vehicle is with CarBrain.com is easy. We give out offers instantly and purchase almost any car in one to two business days. Sell your vehicle with a faulty engine with CarBrain.com and get free towing with your sale.

With numerous excellent reviews, CarBrain is the go-to service for disposing of a vehicle across the nation.

How Can I Sell My Car With CarBrain?


Respond To Our Form With Vehicle Info

By filling out our get an offer form on CarBrain.com with exact details on your Richmond, CA car, we can give you a bid in just 90 seconds or reach back out to you with an ensured estimate within an hour.


Look Over Your Quote And Accept It

The next item on the list is to agree to our estimate and arrange towing in Richmond, CA with your customer service representative. Then, find the car keys and the verified copy of the title!


Time For Payment!

Next, wait for the service provider to get there. We work with a network of approved junk car buyers to offer free pick-up in Richmond, CA. When the driver arrives, you'll get your money right then and there!

Here's Why The Wise Move Is To Select CarBrain

Getting money for your car with CarBrain is instantly and simple. From getting an offer to hauling your car, we complete the process rapidly and competently with no discomfort. We purchase cars across the nation and in any condition. Trade in your vehicle with a blown motor to CarBrain and get cash quick!

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  • We ALWAYS Give Fair Market Quotes
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Get An Offer In Just A Few Seconds For Your Vehicle In Richmond, CA

Let us know some basic required details about your car with our easy form. You can receive an offer in just a couple of seconds!We always come to you to pick up your car for FREE anywhere you're located in Richmond.

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

CarBrain makes junking your vehicle in Richmond, California quickly and straightforward. We can purchase:
  • Used vehicles
  • Non-running vehicles
  • Accident cars
  • Junk vehicles
  • Cars that don't start
  • Vehicles with blown motors
  • A total loss vehicles

Recent Vehicles We've Purchased In Richmond, CA

2015 Volkswagen Passat

2015 Volkswagen Passat

Mileage: 95,839Location: Richmond, CA
2011 Hyundai Sonata

2011 Hyundai Sonata

Mileage: 175,618Location: Richmond, CA
2018 Nissan Versa

2018 Nissan Versa

Mileage: 9,194Location: Richmond, CA
2012 Kia Soul

2012 Kia Soul

Mileage: 178,000Location: Richmond, CA

Steps For Disposing Of Your Damaged Vehicle With CarBrain.com

Selling a vehicle with a bad motor starts with receiving a hassle-free offer through our website. To receive the most accurate offer, take care to include as much context and descriptions of the vehicle, as possible. Photos and extensive info about any damage also would help. If any additional info relating to the vehicle is required, you should also include that in order to make the system as smooth and quick as possible.

Once you've accepted your real-time offer, all you need to do is schedule the pick-up of the car at a time that's convenient for you. We always come to you regardless of location. Our service is free of ANY costs — that includes title transfer and towing. Everything is FREE from start to finish.

What Is The Current Cash Value Of A Non-Working Car In Richmond, California?

The value of a totaled vehicle depends on a variety of components. The most basic ones are year, make and model. But even the damage to the exterior of the car, its current location, and its mechanical status can affect its current cash value. This is because various buyers will have different uses for the vehicle so they will give it a distinct current cash value.

CarBrain.com separates itself from the local junkyards close to you by having a diligent process for how our pricing tool evaluates accident-damaged cars. Whether the car has a faulty motor or mechanical problems, CarBrain strives to be as accurate as possible in its offer. No underestimated quotes. Each evaluation is tailored specifically to that vehicle's conditions.

I'm Ready. Where Do We Go From Here To Trade In My California Car?

In order to trade in your old car with CarBrain in California, you must first sign your car's title. We have to confirm that the vehicle title is registered to the right owner. We CANNOT pay cash for the vehicle if it is not signed under the owner's name. Here transfer over the title are some notes on changing your title in California.

I Lost My Car Title. Now What?

If you lost your title, our customer service agents can help you get a duplicate title so you can trade in your vehicle. You're going to need to visit the California DMV page: Your state's DMV page. Then, you will then pay a small fee for a certified copy of the title. Once you have it, send a high quality photo of the duplicate title to CarBrain.

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Useful Things To Know

How Much Can I Get For My Scrap Vehicle In Richmond, CA?

Getting paid for your scrap vehicle can be surprisingly profitable. Even when your vehicle cannot drive, it still has value. For instance, there are various sums of metals that skilled car appraisers can dependably recycle and extract from the car, including aluminum, steel, platinum and more to recycle and reuse.

How much money you can get for your vehicle depends on a few factors. One is its size — larger cars, trucks and vans have more metal than smaller cars. Another relevant factor is its current location — different steel mills rely on local market rates to determine the value of metals found in recycled car components.

Your car in Richmond may be worth different prices across the country. The most seamless way to learn your vehicle's going rate is to get an estimate from CarBrain.

Will You Buy My Junk Car In Richmond, California?

To get FREE junk car towing in Richmond, you need to do away with your old car with CarBrain. We always come to you in less than 48 business hours to get your car and get your payment. It's that easy.

all that is needed is to receive a fair market offer in 90 seconds and schedule your tow.

My car Is Accumulating Fees. Will You Cover Them?

You will never have to pay anything to have your car towed. CarBrain quotes always include cost-free towing. We will come to you.

Pick-up 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's Transmission Is Broken. Will You Buy It?

Chances are, CarBrain can make a fair market quote on your car. We accept less-than-perfect cars, including a total loss cars, cars with mechanical problems, damaged vehicles, salvage cars, cars with missing components and more.

However, we cannot buy cars in the following cases: cars with missing tires, cars missing motors or vehicles missing their transmissions. We also do not buy individual car components.

What Are Your Damaged Vehicle Offers Based On? Will My Estimate Improve If I Wait?

Our automatic offers take into consideration your vehicle's year, make, model and trim as well as its present actual condition, mileage, location, vehicle history report and more. You can improve the accuracy of your offer by sending us images and the vehicle's VIN. You may also get an increased offer if you perform some repairs on the car, but doing this may not save you money in the long run, depending on labor costs.

Waiting to sell your car until the initial quote expires can get you a different quote, but we cannot promise it will increase or decrease. We also cannot increase your offer if you bring it to the buyer — towing is complimentary.