Best Junkyards in Gulfport - Reviews, Perks & Phones
Mississippi

Explore the definitive guide to vehicle junkyards in Gulfport, MS. We have researched and ranked the Top 10 based on reviews from people who have trusted their services.

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    Dino's Corvette Salvage, LLC

    Dino's Corvette Salvage, LLC

    3545 Hwy 43 N, Picayune, MS 39466

    Junkyard / Used Auto Parts / Shipping Available

    41.4 miles  5/5 - 10 reviews 


          Michael G. SalvageParts Review

    Outstanding Satisfaction

    "Highly recommend that anyone living in the Metropolitan New Orleans area in need of Corvette parts to check with Dino's Corvette Salvage. Dino is up front, honest and extremely..."


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    Auto Recyclers Incorporated

    Auto Recyclers Incorporated

    8209 Old Stage Rd, Moss Point, MS 39562

    Junkyard / Used Auto Parts

    35.3 miles  5/5 - 1 reviews 


          Pam M. SalvageParts Review

    1957 olds

    "Local 57 olds parts,, back up lenses,, front grill letters,, trunk emblem, key surround,,some side trim."


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    Preferred Auto Parts

    Preferred Auto Parts

    8553 Padgett Switch Rd, Irvington, AL 36544

    Salvage Yard / Used Auto Parts / Self Service

    51.6 miles  5/5 - 1 reviews 


          Leah H. Google Review

    "I am SO HAPPY I called Preferred! I spoke with Dan who got the parts I needed for less than half what other places quoted. Not only that, but he allowed me to make a deposit to hold what I..."


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    Adam's Auto Wrecker Co

    Adam's Auto Wrecker Co

    10101 Old Gentilly Rd, New Orleans, LA 70127

    Salvage Yard / Used Auto Parts / Part Installation Service

    59.8 miles  5/5 - 3 reviews 


          Mussie A. Google Review

    "The have most of the parts I looks for when ever I attend this yard. True at times they may not have what you want but nine times out of ten the will. They even offered to fix a part on my car..."


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    Destination Auto Recycling

    Destination Auto Recycling

    5900 US-45, Eight Mile, AL 36613

    Salvage Yard / Used Auto Parts / Self Service

    61.6 miles  3.8/5 - 5 reviews 


          Andrew F. Google Review

    "I called about a Ford Fusion spare for a friend that had a flat. They were very helpful and actually called another yard for me because the one they had was a 4 lug and I needed 5. Not too..."


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    Rushing James Nolan Auto Wrecker Service & Diesel Truck Repair

    Rushing James Nolan Auto Wrecker Service & Diesel Truck Repair

    1753 MS-48 W, Tylertown, MS 39667

    Salvage Yard / Used Auto Parts / Towing Service

    82.7 miles  5/5 - 3 reviews 


          Joshua F. Google Review

    "My family and I were camping at a campground near Rushing Wrecker and on our way home, about 10 minutes into the drive, our motorhome broke down. I contacted Rushing Wrecker and they came right..."


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    City Auto Wreckers, Inc.

    City Auto Wreckers, Inc.

    10123 Old Gentilly Rd, New Orleans, LA 70127

    Salvage Yard / Used Auto Parts / Self Service

    59.7 miles  3.4/5 - 3 reviews 


          Ls S. Google Review

    "Nice guys, good prices. Must have a decent inventory, because the part I came for wasn't quite right, and they ended up having the right one anyway, plus a fuel cap I needed. It will be my..."


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    Raisinman Towing & Salvage, LLC

    Raisinman Towing & Salvage, LLC

    5441 Paris Rd, Chalmette, LA 70043

    Salvage Yard / Used Auto Parts / Towing Service

    59.9 miles  4.3/5 - 3 reviews 


          Kevin M. Google Review

    "Raisinman for parts is my first choice because he only charges what the part is worth considering condition of parts and if he doesn't have my part he'll give me a good lead. Raisinman will also..."


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    KING AUTO SALVAGE

    KING AUTO SALVAGE

    1702 Engineers Rd, Belle Chasse, LA 70037

    Junkyard / Used Auto Parts / Self Service

    68.3 miles  3.7/5 - 3 reviews 


          Cory U. Google Review

    "Great people, great prices, they go out of the way to help and good parts. They went as far as instead of us having to walk to the back of the yard they brought the car up to the front for me to..."


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    EMR Southern Recycling - New Orleans

    EMR Southern Recycling - New Orleans

    4801 Florida Ave, New Orleans, LA 70117

    Recycling Center / Shipping Available / Towing Service

    63.6 miles  3.7/5 - 3 reviews 


          Tracey G. Google Review

    "Very professional atmosphere and great customer service. One employee is my favorite and that's Jay. He always has a great attitude and he's very patient and kind and very proffetional. We give him..."


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FAQs about junkyards in Gulfport

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

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In order to sell your car to a junkyard in Gulfport, MS, 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 Mississippi 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 Gulfport, MS 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 Mississippi DMV for the most up-to-date information and forms.

Can I sell a junk car without a title in Gulfport, MS?

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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.

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