We Buy Used & Junk Cars in Tucson

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Have questions for our junk my car team or want to get an offer on your used vehicle in Tucson? If so, use the form to send a message or call us directly. During normal business hours we pick-up and respond to emails right away!

    We do not share/sell your personal information.

    How It Works

    Contact our team today to see how much your car may be worth. To sell your junker, simply call the number provided or use the form to send us your vehicle info. When a price is agreed upon, we’ll send out a driver to pick your vehicle up. It’s that easy!

    #1 Get an Instant Online Estimate

    #2 Schedule a Pickup / Dropoff Time

    #3 Get Paid Cash in Hand!

    4 Tips for Selling a Used Car in Tucson to a Scrapyard

    Looking to sell your old car to a junkyard? Here’s what you should think about to make sure you get a good deal:

    #1 Do Your Research

    Before jumping on that first offer, look into several junk car buyers around you. Tucson has a bunch, but not all are as straightforward as SUYC. Different spots, like salvage yards, recycling places, and parts buyers, have their own views on your car’s worth. So, ring some up and see who’s offering top dollar.

    #2 Prepare Your Vehicle

    Before bringing your car in, please clear out any personal items. Don’t worry about giving it a wash or sprucing up the interior; we handle junk cars all the same. Feel free to take off the license plate, but it’s not a big deal if you leave it on.

    #3 Gather the Necessary Documentation

    To show the car’s yours, please bring along the title or bill of sale with your name on it, and a valid ID.

    #4 Be Honest About the Vehicle’s Issues

    For us to give you the best offer for your car, we need to know the key parts are working right. If you skip on some details and surprises pop up during our check, your offer might dip a bit.

    Sell Us Your Car Company Logo About Sell Us Your Car

    Looking to unload that old ride? SUYC is your top choice in Tucson. Some may lowball you, but we see the value in every vehicle. That’s why we’ll likely offer more.

    • SUYC offers top dollar as we break the car down for parts; this lets us profit more.
    • Some buyers just resell your car info. They give it to the top payer, like SUYC. So, they pay less to profit, unlike expert car scrapers.
    • Every day, SUYC checks the market. But those resellers? They stick to one price, no matter how metal values change.
    • We appreciate you choosing us. Every dollar counts, and we’re here to listen to a reasonable offer, unlike some resellers who won’t budge.
    • We’re right in your neighborhood. While big sellers see you as just data, we see you as family. To us, you’re priceless, and we’re thankful for that.

    We work hard to make things smooth and simple for you. Here’s how:

    • We can quickly give you a price right over the phone or in an email.
    • We try to pick up as fast as we can, often today or tomorrow.
    • You get cash on the spot. Forget waiting for checks to clear.
    • We tow your car for free. Some big guys will charge you for it.
    • We take care of the papers. Just grab your stuff from the car and we’ll sort everything with ADOT. Then, you’re all set.

    That’s the SUYC touch for you. Feel free to shop around for quotes. You’ll find our offer hard to beat, and we’re here waiting when you circle back. Whether it’s a beat-up, crashed, or just old car, SUYC aims to renew its life.

    Our Services

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    Our scrapyards process over 200 vehicles every week and our vehicle compactor is always hungry for more! Ask about our junk cars pick up service.

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    Junk Car Buyer

    Have a junker taking up space that you want to get rid of? If so, click here to see how much your car’s worth! We pay the most for cash for cars in Tucson.

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    Used Cars

    In addition to paying cash for clunkers, SUYC buys and sells used cars. Contact our team today for a cash offer on your used car.

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    Auto Recycling

    We collect scrap metal that we pull from cars, including steel, aluminum, and lead, then send it to a refinery to be recycled.

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    Part Salvage

    Nothing goes to waste when recycling cars and all good condition parts are pulled to be assessed and resold.

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    Vehicle Removal

    Have a junk car on your property that needs to go? Give us a call, we do junk cars removal and we’ll gladly send out a truck to tow away an abandoned vehicle.

    Frequently Asked Questions

    Below you can see our most commonly asked questions about car selling in Tucson. If you don’t see the answer to your question, please reach out to our team directly.

    How Much is My Junk Car Worth in Tucson?

    At the moment, the average junk car in Tucson is worth approximately $738. Many factors go into pricing out the value of a junk car. These include its condition, transportation, market value of metals, quality of parts, and demand for said parts. To see what your vehicle is worth, contact our team today and tell us what’s wrong with it.

    Can I Choose My Preferred Day & Time for Pick-Up?

    Absolutely! When you accept our offer, our dispatch team coordinates a day and time four our driver to show up and tow your old car away. There’s no charge for towing.

    How Fast Can I Get Paid?

    You get paid when our driver picks up your vehicle. If you call early enough in the day, we can often schedule a pickup same-day. Otherwise, we more often than not can get you in the next day. So you could get paid within a few hours, but almost certainly within 24.

    How Do I Sell Junk Car Without a Title?

    If you don’t have the title to your vehicle you can obtain a copy from the DMV. We may be able to buy your vehicle with a bill of sale and proper identification proving the vehicle is in your name.

    Do You Charge for Junk Car Removal?

    Not a penny. We remove your vehicle from your location free of charge. Furthermore, we don’t have any fees or hidden charges. We pay you!

    Do You Buy Expired Fleet Vehicles?

    Yes and we offer fair market prices for them. If you’re looking to liquidate your dying or deadwork trucks or vans, contact our team directly to discuss your vehicles.

    What is the Difference Between a Junk Car & Used Car?

    A junk car can be a lot of things, but typically a vehicle that costs more to repair than it’s worth is a junker. Crashed cars, cars missing parts, a car that won’t run all fall under the umbrella of junk cars. Furthermore, if your vehicle doesn’t have resale value, it’s likely a junk car.

    Used cars on the other hand do have resale value and are often in good driving condition. Used cars can have minor body or mechanical issues and still have worth, especially if any issues are addressed. SUYC buys used cars and makes fair market offers for them. Reach out for a quote!

    What Types of Vehicles Do You Buy in Tucson?

    If it drives or drove at one point there’s a good chance we’ll buy it. We look to buy all types of vehicles including pickup trucks, convertibles, hatchbacks, sport utility vehicles, retired buses and fleet vehicles, sedans, trucks, station wagons, and even large recreational vehicles. We’ll buy forklifts, semi-trucks, and flatbeds too.

    All that we ask is that you have the proper paperwork to prove ownership of your vehicle and will make you a fair and honest offer.

    Will You Buy Junk Cars in Tucson in Any Condition?

    SUYC buys any vehicle in any condition. This includes vehicles missing parts, such as engines, catalytic converters, transmissions, wheels, or have major mechanical issues.

    We buy vehicles that have been in floods, set on fire, damaged beyond repair, torn apart for scrap parts, totaled in a crash, or dealerships won’t take in trade. Remember, when nobody else wants to buy your vehicle, Sell Us Your Car will give you cash for it!

    Helpful Information

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    About Tucson

    Pima County, Arizona

    Tucson, Arizona, is more than just a city; it’s an experience. Located smack in the middle of the Sonoran Desert, the heat here doesn’t play. Summertime? Think blazing sun and sizzling roads. Cars, much like people, feel the heat stress. You might see battery life dwindling faster than your ice-cream melts, or tires playing tricks with pressure changes. Engines? They can overheat if you’re not cautious. Living in Tucson? Regular car check-ups are your best friends. Trust me, you don’t want a car breakdown with the sun beating down.

    Now, let’s talk sun solutions. You’ll notice a trend among the Tucson crowd: tinted car windows. It’s not just for style; it’s functional. By shading the interiors from the relentless sun, cars stay a tad cooler. The Grand Canyon State has set some standards on this, dictating how much shading is too much. A lot of folks also rely on sun shades, you know, those reflective things you put up on the windshield. They help push some of that sizzling sun away.

    But it’s not always about the sun. Tucson has a mood swing called the monsoon season, rolling in from June through September. Picture this: from blazing sun to torrential rain in a heartbeat. Roads? They get slick and tricky. This is when your tires become superheroes, and windshield wipers, their trusty sidekicks. And a word of advice? Slow down on those wet roads.

    Driving in Arizona comes with its rule book. First off, your car’s gotta be registered in your name. If you’re rolling in from another state, there’s some paperwork and an inspection. And don’t even think about hitting the road without Arizona-approved car insurance.

    Tucson’s big on breathable air, and so, if your ride was built after ’67, it’ll need to pass emission tests. The goal? Keep our air free from too many exhaust fumes.

    Every city’s got its traffic tales, and Tucson’s no different. The I-10, which stitches Tucson to Phoenix, sees quite the traffic dance, especially during the infamous rush hours. Pro tip: avoid the peak times if you can.

    Car culture is alive and revving in Tucson. Throughout the year, car events pull in the masses. Vintage beauties, futuristic electrics, you name it, they’ve got it. And speaking of electric cars, they’re gaining fans here. More people are going electric, meaning more charging stations are popping up around the city.

    Wrapping up, driving in Tucson, with its sun and rain, is an adventure. Know the lay of the land and the rules of the road, and you’re all set to cruise in this desert gem.

    Tucson Neighborhoods Served

    A Mountain
    Aldea Linda
    Alvernon Heights
    Arcadia Rose
    Armory Park
    Arroyo Chico
    Balboa Heights
    Barrio Anita
    Barrio Blue Moon
    Barrio Contro
    Barrio Hollywood
    Barrio Kroeger Lane
    Barrio Nopal
    Barrio Santa Rosa
    Barrio Viejo
    Bear Canyon
    Bravo Park Lane
    Broadway Pantano East
    Campus Farm
    Carriage Hills
    Carson Corner
    Catalina Vista
    Catalina Vista-Blenman-Elm
    Centennial Park
    Cherry Avenue
    Colonia Allegre
    Colonia Del Valle
    Colonia Solana
    Coronado Heights
    Coyote Corridor
    Davis – Monthan
    Dodge Flower
    Dorado Country Club Estates
    Downtown Tucson
    Drexel Park
    Dunbar Springs
    El Conquistador
    El Cortez
    El Gheko
    El Rio Acres
    Flowing Wells
    Garden District
    Glenn Heights
    Groves Lincoln Park
    Halcyon Acres
    Harlan Heights
    Harold Bell Wright Estates
    Hedrick Acres
    Highland Vista Cinco Via
    Iron Horse
    Jefferson Park
    Julia Keen
    Kingston Knolls
    La Estancia de Tucson
    La Madera
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    Las Vistas
    Linden Park
    Loma Verde
    Longview Estates
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    Mesquite Ranch
    Midvale Park
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    Mountain 1st Avenue
    Mountain View
    National City
    North Dodge
    Oak Flower
    Ocotillo Oracle
    Old Fort Lowell
    Old Spanish Trail
    Palo Verde
    Panorama Estates
    Parkway Terrace
    Peter Howell
    Pie Allen
    Prince Tuscon
    Pueblo Gardens
    Rancho Rio
    Richland Heights West
    Rillito Park
    Rillito Riverside Acres
    Rincon Heights
    Rita Ranch
    River Walk
    Rolling Hills
    Rosemont East
    Rosemont West
    Saddlewood Ranch
    Saguaro Canyon
    Saguaro Miraflores
    Sahuaro Hill
    Sam Hughes
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    Santa Cruz Southwest
    Santa Rita Park
    Santiago Hills
    Shaheen Estates
    Sherwood Village Terrace
    South Harrison
    South Park
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    Starr Pass
    Stella Mann
    Sunset Villa
    Swan Way Park
    Terra Del Sol
    The Estates at Starr Pass
    The Villas at Hacienda Del Sol
    Thunderbird Height-Wilmot
    Toumey Park
    Tres Pueblos
    Udall Park
    Valencia Reserve
    Valencia Reserve South
    Vista Del Monte
    Vista Del Sahuaro
    West University
    Western Hills II
    Westside Development
    Wilshire Heights
    Winter Haven
    Yale Estates