Top 10 Classic Car Junkyards in San Diego based on customer reviews

Welcome to our page dedicated to simplifying your search for the best junkyards for classic cars in San Diego, CA. We've compiled the Top 10 salvage yards based on real experiences from customers like you.

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    1. SoCalVETTES

    1250 Pioneer Way STE B, El Cajon, CA 92020

    5/5 - 3 reviews 

    used auto & classic car parts shipping available 

    For reliable and economical used auto parts, look no further than this family-owned store that has been serving customers for over a decade. Customers praise their helpful service and unbeatable prices, both in-store and through fast shipping. The staff's dedication to making things right every time guarantees a positive experience for all customers, near or far.

          Robert B. Google Review

    "Socalvettes is the best. Brooklyn has always been a huge help in locating hard parts and beats everyone’s prices. Fast shipping, helpful staff. I’ve had multiple purchases with them and even..."more

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    2. Vee Parts & Accessories

    1666 Magnolia Ave # B, El Cajon, CA 92020

    5/5 - 3 reviews 

    used auto & classic car parts 

    Find the rare parts you need for your BMW or vintage VW at this auto parts store. Specializing in used parts, they are known for tracking down even the hardest-to-find items. Whether it's a bearing, rubber gaskets, or an ign. coil, Vee Parts is dedicated to keeping your unique vehicle running smoothly.

          Dorian B. Google Review

    "Mike is awesome at tracking down the part you need. I have a BMW and I always have issues tracking down parts at the right price. Thankfully I reached out to Vee Parts and Mike was able to get..."more

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    3. Mustang Parts New and Used

    990 N Parker St, Orange, CA 92867

    87.1 miles  5/5 - 3 reviews 

    used auto & classic car parts 

    Visit the salvage yard in Orange, CA for a wide selection of used parts for classic Mustangs. With over 30 years in business, this family-owned establishment specializes in 1965-1970 models. While they operate by appointment only, they are dedicated to supporting the local Mustang community and providing original, hard-to-find pieces.

          Armando A. Google Review

    "I've been purchasing mustang parts from Jin for over 20 years. Jin at Mustang Parts New & Used (aka Mustang Salvage & Auto Parts) has been in business in the City of Orange California since 1983..."more

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    4. Mustang Village Inc

    605 Oak Ct, San Bernardino, CA 92410

    95.6 miles  5/5 - 3 reviews 

    salvage yard used auto & classic car parts part installation service 

    Specializing in salvaged auto parts, this salvage yard offers a wide range of parts for classic Mustangs. With a team dedicated to quality and fair prices, they provide engine builds, interior and exterior upgrades, and more. Customers praise the honesty and reliability of the service provided by the knowledgeable staff.

          Cliff Google Review

    "I've had Mustang Village do a lot of work to my classic 1965 Mustang. Engine work, new top, new interior, upgraded my radio and much more. Scott and crew are the best. No frills, no B.S...."more

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    5. Tri County Auto Wrecking

    950 Mission Rock Rd, Santa Paula, CA 93060

    159.8 miles  5/5 - 3 reviews 

    salvage yard used auto & classic car parts shipping available towing service 

    For those looking for used parts, this salvage yard can help. The knowledgeable and helpful team has been praised for going the extra mile in finding parts for classic and unusual vehicles. Customers appreciate the willingness to deliver, and even source items from elsewhere when needed - a reliable option.

          Sean L. Google Review

    "These guys are awesome and extremely fair with pricing and service. I run an auto body shop about 50 miles away from these guys and they always deliver parts to me on time and correct. John and..."more

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    6. Memory Lane Collector Car Dismatlers

    1320 E Lomita Blvd, Wilmington, CA 90744

    100.3 miles  5/5 - 1 reviews 

    used auto & classic car parts 

    Find a broad range of recycled auto parts in good condition for different car models. From steering columns to door panels, headlight holders to carburetors, this store has you covered. Don't miss out on the opportunity to find the perfect part for your vehicle at cost-effective prices.

          Deneane SalvageParts Review

    1960 - 1970 buick auto parts

    "I have thousand of dollars in buick auto parts: steering colums, hub caps, dash boards, luggage rack, steering wheels, harness wiring, headlight & rear light holders, door panels, front and..."more

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    7. Parts Authority

    530 W State St, Redlands, CA 92373

    92.5 miles  5/5 - 3 reviews  opens at 7 AM

    used auto & classic car parts 

    This auto parts store has a team that is always friendly and knowledgeable, ready to help you find the parts you need. Whether you have an older vehicle or a newer model, they provide great service and offer competitive prices. They are the go-to store for all your auto parts needs.

          Gordon S. Google Review

    "I was trying to find a fan belt for a 57 Ford and these guys and gals were great. I had to come back 3 times and they took care of me. I went to the chain stores and they couldn’t help me cause..."more

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    8. All Trucks & Auto Wrecking Inc

    46135 Division St, Lancaster, CA 93535

    150.7 miles  4/5 - 3 reviews 

    used auto, truck & classic car parts self service shipping available 

    Need economical used auto parts for your car or restoration project? Visit this self-serve store for a wide selection of quality used parts. The knowledgeable and friendly staff are ready to assist you with finding what you need. Plus, enjoy great prices and free delivery on select items.

          Alexander H. Google Review

    "I bought a 2014 f150 transmission and the employees were very knowledgeable and had very great customer service. Nice people to deal with and very honest. I did not feel uncomfortable at any..."more

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    9. All Japanese Auto Parts and Repair

    42109 4th St E, Lancaster, CA 93535

    145.9 miles  5/5 - 0 reviews 

    used auto, truck & classic car parts used motorcycle & atv parts shipping available 

    Specializing in used auto parts, this business offers a broad range of components from engines to smaller parts and fender benders for export to the Middle East. With a focus on bulk pricing, they cater to customers looking to purchase items in 40 or 50 ft containers. Get in touch for detailed information and pricing for shipping to Dubai, United Arab Emirates.

          Alan Z. SalvageParts Review

    Bulk Auto Parts for Export

    "Used Auto parts from Engines all the way small parts and fender benders for export to Middle East in a 40 or 50 ft Container. We are interested in a bulk type a pricing please. We would..."more

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    10. I H Only

    8747 W Ave C 2, Lancaster, CA 93536

    158.7 miles  5/5 - 3 reviews 

    used auto & classic car parts shipping available 

    If you need second-hand auto parts in very good shape for your restoration project, you're in the right place. With a extensive variety of rust-free parts available for scouts and other vehicles, this business is your go-to source for all your needs. The owner's expertise and fair pricing make it a must-visit place for auto enthusiasts.

          Lisa M. Google Review

    "Mike was excellent to work with! I needed a scout 800 tub, top and tailgate that were rust free, to rebuild my grandfather's 67 which was completely rusted through in so many places. I was..."more

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FAQs on classic car junkyards in San Diego

Are they child-friendly for visits?


Some may allow children, but it's best to check their policies in advance.

What safety precautions should I take when visiting a classic car junkyard?


Wear appropriate clothing and safety gear, and follow yard rules for a safe visit.

Can I visit them for restoration inspiration?


Yes, visiting them can provide inspiration for classic car restoration projects.

Do they sell entire classic cars?


Some sell complete classic cars, while others focus on parts.

What classic car brands are commonly found in junkyards?


You can find various brands like Ford, Chevrolet, Dodge, and more.

How do I sell my classic car to a junkyard?


Contact local classic car junkyards, provide details about your car, and request quotes.

Do they offer returns or refunds?


Policies regarding returns and refunds vary by business. Inquire about their specific terms.

What's the average cost of classic car parts in junkyards?


Prices vary widely, but basic parts can start at $20, while rare parts may cost hundreds or more.

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