Best Junkyards in Avon Lake - Reviews, Perks & Phones
Ohio

Enter the world of auto junkyards in Avon Lake, OH with our exclusive compilation of the 10 best, evaluated by people like you. We simplify your choice by providing you with authentic reviews and real experiences.

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    Reeds Salvage Corp

    Reeds Salvage Corp

    36521 Royalton Rd, Grafton, OH 44044

    Salvage Yard / Shipping Available / Junk Car Removal

    5/5 - 3 reviews 


          Nicholas B. Google Review

    "Junked my box truck here. They mailed me my check for the truck which was cool because I had to be at work."


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    D&M Wrecking, Inc.

    D&M Wrecking, Inc.

    3378 W 65th St, Cleveland, OH 44102

    Junkyard / Used Auto Parts / Self Service / Part Installation Service / Junk Car Removal

    5/5 - 3 reviews 


          Kurt P. Google Review

    "My experience was awesome. Tom at the desk took care of me and Warren who did the work on my car, is just incredible.He installed my window in no time and was a pleasure to speak with. Their price..."


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    Cleveland American Auto Wrecking

    Cleveland American Auto Wrecking

    17201 St Clair Ave., Cleveland, OH 44110

    Salvage Yard / Used Auto Parts / Junk Car Removal

    5/5 - 3 reviews 


          Gmm C. Google Review

    "This is a great business that my family and myself have gone to for years. Ted, the owner, is a very fair and honest guy. He will stand behind his parts, and make sure you are happy. He also..."


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    Sugar Ridge Auto Recycling

    Sugar Ridge Auto Recycling

    41820 Oberlin Elyria Rd, Elyria, OH 44035

    Junkyard / Used Auto Parts / Towing Service

    3.7/5 - 3 reviews 


          Michael S. Google Review

    "People are nice. Its a scrap yard so you maybe able to find what you need. Also sells batteries at a decent price. These are all used just a FYI and still have good life on lots of them."


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    Pearl Road Auto Wrecking & Salvage Inc.

    Pearl Road Auto Wrecking & Salvage Inc.

    5000 Pearl Rd., Cleveland, OH 44109

    Junkyard / Used Auto Parts / Shipping Available

    5/5 - 1 reviews 


          Anne P. SalvageParts Review

    Honest and Resourceful

    "A part I needed was discontinued. My mechanic could not locate it anywhere. Pearl Rd. was able to find the part new and ordered it from another state for me. They are not only honest but also..."


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    Rt. 60 Auto Salvage

    Rt. 60 Auto Salvage

    1344 Township Hwy 346, Greenwich, OH 44837

    Salvage Yard / Used Auto Parts / Junk Car Removal

    38.1 miles  3.7/5 - 3 reviews 


          Mariah M. Google Review

    "Super friendly and helpful! Was able to get the part I needed for a great price and was in great condition."


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    Butternut Auto Parts & Wrecking C

    Butternut Auto Parts & Wrecking C

    40346 Butternut Ridge Rd, Elyria, OH 44035

    Recycling Center / Used Auto Parts / Junk Car Removal / Towing Service

    3.7/5 - 3 reviews 


          Joseph O. Google Review

    "Appreciate it sir you helped us out now we can go see my grandson in Memphis Tennessee you saved the day."


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    All Scrap Salvage Co Inc

    All Scrap Salvage Co Inc

    3550 W 140th St, Cleveland, OH 44111

    Recycling Center / Used Auto Parts / Junk Car Removal

    5/5 - 3 reviews 


          Dennis A. Google Review

    "DJ a huge Thank You for your assistance! Having been a casual customer at All Scrap for years, recently the task of cleaning out a small family-owned manufacturing business, fell on my shoulders..."


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    Scrap and Tow

    Scrap and Tow

    1351 E 168th St, Cleveland, OH 44110

    Junkyard / Used Auto Parts / Junk Car Removal / Towing Service

    5/5 - 3 reviews 


          Jennifer J. Google Review

    "Oh my God! What an awesome experience. This was amazing that there was no hassle. They arrived when they said they would with cash in hand. I have never sent a review before but I had to they were..."


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    D & B Auto Wrecking

    D & B Auto Wrecking

    11097 Jaquay Rd, Columbia Station, OH 44028

    Salvage Yard / Used Auto Parts / Self Service

    3.7/5 - 3 reviews 


          Dwayne R. Google Review

    "A Great place off the beaten path to find what you need at a very reasonable price. Call to see of they have what you need,but have all your info for your vehicle to make it easier for them..."


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FAQs about junkyards in Avon Lake

What legal requirements do I need to meet to sell my car to a junkyard in Avon Lake, OH?

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In order to sell your car to a junkyard in Avon Lake, OH, you typically need to meet these legal requirements:

  1. Proof of Ownership: You must provide proof of ownership, which is usually your vehicle title. If you don't have the title, contact the Ohio Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV) to obtain a duplicate.
  2. Valid Identification: You'll need to show a valid government-issued photo ID, like a driver's license or passport.
  3. Complete a Bill of Sale: Some junkyards may ask you to complete a Bill of Sale, indicating the sale price and stating that you're selling the vehicle "as-is."
  4. Release of Liability: Submit a Release of Liability to the Avon Lake, OH DMV to remove your liability for the vehicle once it's sold. You can do this online or by mailing the appropriate form.
  5. Smog Certificate: Depending on the age and location of your vehicle, you may need to provide a valid smog certificate. Junkyards often handle this if required.
  6. Remove License Plates: Before handing over your vehicle, remove the license plates. You can either transfer them to another vehicle or return them to the DMV.
  7. Payment: Ensure you receive payment for the vehicle. The payment method may vary, so discuss this with the junkyard beforehand.
  8. Cancellation of Insurance: Contact your auto insurance company to cancel coverage on the sold vehicle.

Please note that specific requirements can vary depending on the junkyard and the condition of your vehicle. Always check with the junkyard you plan to sell to and refer to the Ohio DMV for the most up-to-date information and forms.

Can I sell a junk car without a title in Avon Lake, OH?

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If you try to sell a car without a title, your choices might be more restricted than those of other sellers who have a readily available title.

  • If you are still in the process of paying off a car loan, the likelihood is that the bank or lienholder still possesses your car's title. You must reach out to your bank to get a payoff amount. It's important to ensure that your car's selling price can cover it.
  • If your car title is missing, lost, or stolen and you're wondering how to sell your car, you need to request a replacement title.
  • If your car is totaled, has a salvage title, has no title at all, or you have no way to obtain a valid title, car junkyards often buy cars without a title an pay you in cash. However, the lack of a title might lower your selling price.

How much money can I expect to get for my car at a junkyard in Avon Lake, OH?

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How much money can I expect to get for my car at a junkyard in Avon Lake, OH?

  • The condition of your car.
  • The make and model of your car.
  • The current market value of scrap metal.
  • The demand for parts for your car model.

In general, you can expect to get between $100 and $500 for your junk. However, if your vehicle is in good condition or has valuable parts, you may be able to get more.

Do they offer shipping?

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Yes, many of them ship parts. However, there may be additional shipping charges. Be sure to ask about shipping charges before you buy any parts.

How do I remove a part from a junkyard?

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If you are planning on removing a part from a vehicle yourself, be sure to take precautions to avoid injury. Be aware of your surroundings and be careful not to overexert yourself. You should also ask the staff for assistance if needed. We recommend that you bring:

  • Pliers
  • Ratchets
  • Wrenches
  • Sawsall
  • Screw drivers
  • Hammer
  • Impact driver
  • Extensions
  • Sockets SAE and Metric
  • Breaker bar
  • Penetrating Fluid

Do I need an appointment to visit them?

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Most of them do not require appointments for visits. Contact them in advance can help you confirm their operating hours, entrance fees, and any specific rules or guidelines they may have for customers.

How can I find the closest junkyard near my location

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If you're around Avon Lake, OH, the list above presents a range of trustworthy local junkyards and salvage yards. Feel free to browse their services and get in touch with them! To explore additional options or scout out other areas, we recommend using our junkyard locator. It'll help you pinpoint the finest junkyards nearby..

What is the difference between a junkyard and a salvage yard?

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While the terms are often used interchangeably, a salvage yard may focus more on recycling and reselling parts.