Junkyards in Corona: Reviews, Benefits & Contact Info
New York

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

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    Anton Junicic Ent. Inc.

    Anton Junicic Ent. Inc.

    776 3rd Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11232

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

    5/5 - 3 reviews  opens at 8 AM


          T H. Google Review

    "I had an old junk vehicle that needed to be removed. I initially contemplated donating to one of the various “charities” that specifically towed away old cars and while providing a tax..."


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    Junk car express

    Junk car express

    1380 E Bay Ave., Bronx, NY 10474

    Junkyard / Used Auto Parts / Part Installation Service / Shipping Available

    3.7/5 - 3 reviews  open now


          Rolaya R. Google Review

    "I had the best experience at Express auto salvage! I have been looking for a new car door for months in this specific color and I had no luck. When I called express they were so helpfull, they..."


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    D G Auto Wreckers Inc

    D G Auto Wreckers Inc

    1365 Spofford Ave, Bronx, NY 10474

    Salvage Yard / Used Auto Parts / Shipping Available

    4.7/5 - 3 reviews  opens at 9 AM


          Thomas B. Google Review

    "Well I called for an engine and they had exactly what I needed they had great customer service they were very knowledgeable and made me feel very comfortable. Definitely would recommend. Originally..."


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    AutoA

    AutoA

    51 East 26th Street, Ste 412, New York, NY 10010

    Junkyard / Used Auto Parts

    5/5 - 1 reviews  opens at 8 AM


          Pedro SalvageParts Review

    AIRBAG IMPACT SENSOR..... 1585464

    "DEAR SIR, I NEED TO MY 2007 CADILLAC ESCALADE ESV. AIRBAG IMPACT SENSOR..... 15854647 SHOULD YOU PLEASE SEND THE PRICE, OR IF YOU DONT HAVE IT, WHERE CAN I BUY IT IN A JUNKYARD ? BEST..."


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    Ray's Auto Wreckers

    Ray's Auto Wreckers

    10 Center St, Jersey City, NJ 07302

    Junkyard / Junk Car Removal / Towing Service

    5/5 - 3 reviews  opens at 8 AM


          Jarod M. Google Review

    "Called to see if my car could get picked up and they were here within 15 minutes. Couldn't ask for a more seamless experience which only took 2 minutes to just sign over title and get paid in..."


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    Gershow Recycling Corporation

    Gershow Recycling Corporation

    24 Denton Ave #4052, New Hyde Park, NY 11040

    Scrap Metal Dealer / Used Auto Parts / Junk Car Removal

    5/5 - 3 reviews  opens at 7 AM


          Elizabeth B. Google Review

    "Great blessings to haven a place who respect the ones bringing in workers of the street finders great record of recycling they care for him have him a shirt proudly worn."


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    Gershow Recycling Corporation

    Gershow Recycling Corporation

    1888 Pitkin Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11212

    Scrap Metal Dealer / Used Auto Parts / Junk Car Removal

    3.7/5 - 3 reviews  open now


          Marc L. Google Review

    "Helpful and professional staff, streamlined in and out process, and large yard provides ample space to unload truck easy. Favorite spot for ferrous scrapping."


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    Roosevelt Auto Wrecking

    Roosevelt Auto Wrecking

    12743 Willets Point Blvd, Corona, NY 11368

    Junkyard
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    Boulevard Auto Wrecking

    Boulevard Auto Wrecking

    12760 Willets Point Blvd, Corona, NY 11368

    Junkyard
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    J & L Auto Wreckers Incorporated

    J & L Auto Wreckers Incorporated

    12675 Willets Point Blvd, Corona, NY 11368

    Junkyard

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FAQs about junkyards in Corona

What legal requirements do I need to meet to sell my car to a junkyard in Corona, NY?

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In order to sell your car to a junkyard in Corona, NY, 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 New York 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 Corona, NY 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 New York DMV for the most up-to-date information and forms.

Can I sell a junk car without a title in Corona, NY?

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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.

What are the advantages of buying junkyard parts?

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There are several advantages, including:

  • Cost: They are typically much cheaper than new parts. This can save you a lot of money on car repairs.
  • Availability: Junkyards have a wide variety of parts available, including parts for older and less common vehicles. This can be helpful if you are looking for a part that is difficult to find elsewhere.
  • Environmental benefits: Buying junkyard parts helps to reduce waste and conserve resources. When you buy a junkyard part, you are essentially recycling a part that would otherwise be scrapped.
  • Quality: They can be just as good as new parts, especially if they are inspected carefully before purchase. Many junkyards also offer a warranty on their parts, so you can be sure that you are getting a quality product.

What types of parts can be found?

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They usually have a wide variety of used and damaged vehicle parts available for sale, including engines, transmissions, alternators, starters, radiators, fenders, doors, hoods, and trunks. Junkyards may also have used tires, batteries, and other vehicle accessories available for sale.

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.

Are they open on weekends?

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Some of them, so check their operating hours.

How can I report an illegal junkyard?

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To report an illegal junkyard, you can contact the following authorities:

  • Local law enforcement: Illegal junkyards may violate local zoning ordinances or environmental regulations. You can report the junkyard to your local police department or sheriff’s office.
  • State environmental agency: Illegal junkyards may also violate state environmental regulations. You can report the junkyard to your state’s environmental agency.
  • The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA): The EPA is responsible for enforcing federal environmental laws. You can report an illegal junkyard to the EPA’s hotline at 1-800-424-9346.

When you report an illegal junkyard, be sure to provide as much information as possible, including:

  • The location of the junkyard
  • The types of vehicles and parts that are stored at the junkyard
  • Any observed violations of local, state, or federal laws
  • Any other relevant information

You may also want to take photos or videos of the junkyard to support your report.

The authorities will investigate your report and take appropriate action. This may include issuing a warning to the junkyard owner, requiring the junkyard to clean up the site, or even shutting down the junkyard.

It is important to report illegal junkyards because they can pose a number of risks to the environment and public health. Illegal junkyards may store hazardous materials, such as gasoline and oil, which can leak into the ground and contaminate groundwater. Illegal junkyards may also attract pests and rodents, which can spread disease.

What should I do if I get injured at a junkyard?

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If you get injured at a junkyard, the first thing you should do is seek medical attention if necessary. Once you are safe, you should also take the following steps:

  • Report the accident to the junkyard owner or manager. This will help them to investigate the accident and take steps to prevent future accidents.
  • Document the accident. This includes taking photos or videos of your injuries and the scene of the accident. You should also get the names and contact information of any witnesses.
  • File a claim with your insurance company. Your insurance company may be able to cover your medical expenses and lost wages.
  • Contact a personal injury lawyer. A personal injury lawyer can help you to understand your legal rights and options.

Are there any risks associated with visiting a junkyard?

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There are a number of risks associated with visiting a junkyard, including:

  • Cuts and scrapes from sharp metal edges
  • Injuries from falling objects
  • Exposure to hazardous materials, such as gasoline, oil, and battery acid
  • Dog bites
  • Vehicle accidents