Frequently Asked Questions

Selling Your Car 

 

In what condition does my car need to be in order to sell it?

 

We buy cars in ANY condition, running or not. We will make you an offer in writing so you can keep it and make an informed decision. We can answer any questions or concerns that you may have. 

                 

What paperwork is required for me to sell my vehicle?

Don’t sell your car to anyone without a title. Under Texas law, the seller can be responsible if the vehicle is not properly transferred to the buyer. Sell it to a professional who hold a States License. As a Used Automotive Parts Recyclers, we are regulated by the States of Texas. 

 

 In addition, See below how to prepare your title for transfer, 

PHOTOS. EXAMPLE. 

  How can I be assured that the title is properly transferred?

As a Used Automotive Parts Recyclers, we are regulated by the States of Texas. We are required to surrender to the States of Texas the title with 31 days of receiving the vehicle.

 

What if my title is lost, stolen, or damaged?

You will need to get it replaced before selling your car. Complete an application for a Certified Copy of Title (Form VTR-34). You can mail it ($2) or bring the application in person to your local DMV office ($5.45). 

https://www.txdmv.gov/motorists/buying-or-selling-a-vehicle/get-a-copy-of-your-title

 

What happened to the license plate?

As a Used Automotive Parts Recyclers, we are regulated by the States of Texas. We are required to remove immediately the license plate and secure them until we recycle them.

 

Do you offer free towing service?

Yes, if it is in our area of service. Call us to get a quote.  

Do I get more money if I bring the car?

Yes, we will compensate you for your effort. For safety reason we always recommend using a licensed professional tow company. Our Tow truck are properly license by the States of Texas and carry insurance. 

 

If I am using your towing service, how long does it take to pick up my vehicle?

It usually takes 1-2 business days. For a faster service, please let us know so we accommodate you. The professional tow driver will contact you to schedule an appointment. Be prompt for the pick up let us know as soon as possible if you need to change the appointment time.

Do you offer emergency pick up?

You can give us a call to see our tow operators' availability and make an appointment.

How much will you pay for my vehicle?

Prices vary based on the place of pickup. The closer you are to our facility, the more we can pay for your vehicle. We have 5 facilities in the Houston area. Give us a call for a quote. 

What do you with my vehicle after I sell it to you?

In most cases, we recycle the vehicle using an environmentally-friendly process. This involves removing vehicle fluids and hazardous materials, then making the vehicle available for our self-service customers, and finally, recycling the remaining materials to be used for new products. 

How does selling my vehicle to you help the environment?

By recycling your vehicle, you are helping the environment by reducing the need to create new products from virgin materials. This saves energy, water and reduces mining and other production wastes.

Can I donate my car instead of selling it?

You can always sell your car for cash and then make a financial donation to any IRS approved 501(c)(3) charity which will be tax deductible.

 

If you decide to donate your car to a donation company be aware of scams. Most non-profit organizations do not manage the car donation themselves and contract the service with a for–profit companies. If you decide to donate your car to charity please follow the IRS recommendations: https://www.irs.gov/pub/irs-pdf/p4303.pdf