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

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

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    Chappells Junkyard

    Chappells Junkyard

    4630 Co Rd 46, Canandaigua, NY 14424

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

    4.4/5 - 5 reviews  open now


          Tyler B. Google Review

    "Steve and Marty were amazing they answered the phone so quickly and explained the process with a quota. They arrived as fast as 30 minutes to the location I provided with the tow truck and cash..."


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    Cash For Cars - Rochester

    Cash For Cars - Rochester

    4 West Ave Ste B, Le Roy, NY 14482

    Auto Wrecker / Junk Car Removal / Towing Service

    5/5 - 3 reviews  open now


          Kristian E. Google Review

    "These guys were awesome! My car broke down at my daughter's doctor's office so I needed a ride to meet him there to get the cash and give him the car. I was running late and he so understanding..."


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    Bliss Auto Salvage

    Bliss Auto Salvage

    4183 NY-39, Bliss, NY 14024

    Salvage Yard / Used Auto & Truck Parts / Self Service

    38.6 miles  5/5 - 3 reviews 


          Rick SalvageParts Review

    Used Chevy Parts

    "They found the parts I needed for my chevy pickup trucks blower motor and window switch at a very reasonable price. Even made a deal on some tires that looked brand new when I got there. I will..."


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    Cash 4 Cars Inc.

    Cash 4 Cars Inc.

    1385 Empire Blvd, Rochester, NY 14609

    Auto Wrecker / Junk Car Removal / Towing Service

    5/5 - 3 reviews  open now


          Jeffery A. Google Review

    "Walked out to move my broke down car because of alternating parking. The car was completely dead and I started to scramble to figure out what to do. I settled on calling Cash 4 Cars since I..."


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    J & J AUTO SALVAGE-WE BUY ALL JUNK CARS

    J & J AUTO SALVAGE-WE BUY ALL JUNK CARS

    1317 Co Rd 7, Clifton Springs, NY 14432

    Junkyard / Used Auto & Truck Parts

    5/5 - 3 reviews  open now


          Michael S. Google Review

    "Ive known the family that ownes J&J, and North Side Salvage since i was in the single digits... ive been a customer of theirs for 30 years. That fact should be obvious, and telling enough..."


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    Northside Salvage Yard

    Northside Salvage Yard

    954 W Linden Ave, East Rochester, NY 14445

    Junkyard / Towing Service

    5/5 - 3 reviews  open now


          Alexander B. Google Review

    "At no fault of this company at all they use sub contractors to pick up some of the vehicles understandable on the phone this company was great they had someone out to pick up my truck within a..."


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    Fingerlakes Junk Cars

    Fingerlakes Junk Cars

    6983 N St Rd Suite 10, Auburn, NY 13021

    Junkyard / Self Service / Junk Car Removal

    55.9 miles  4.7/5 - 3 reviews 


          Patrick R. Google Review

    "Had a fantastic experience yesterday with these guys, took care of my car quickly and got my cash fast. Highly recommended, thank you!."


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    Buffalo Junkyard

    Buffalo Junkyard

    32 Skillen St, Buffalo, NY 14207

    Junkyard / Junk Car Removal / Towing Service

    61.7 miles  5/5 - 3 reviews 


          Laura C. Google Review

    "Called them yesterday to see about junking a car we’ve had in our garage for months. They were super nice on the phone, explained the process and a driver came to look at the car the same day..."


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    Big moes junkyard

    Big moes junkyard

    409 Hertel Ave, Buffalo, NY 14207

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

    61.9 miles  5/5 - 3 reviews  open now


          Bill B. Google Review

    "I met Big Moe this afternoon and can’t say enough about him. Definitely a standup guy.He made me an offer over the phone to pickup a vehicle I wanted to junk and stuck to it. He showed up on..."


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    Luffman Metal Recyclers

    Luffman Metal Recyclers

    2790 Thorpe Rd, Seneca Falls, NY 13148

    Junkyard / Used Auto Parts

    45.1 miles  5/5 - 3 reviews 


          Ed-g Google Review

    "If I could go every week, I would. Excellent people, very helpful and great prices. I have found many gems just walking through."


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FAQs about junkyards in Rush

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

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In order to sell your car to a junkyard in Rush, 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 Rush, 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 Rush, 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.

Are there any junkyards in Rush, NY that pay more for cars than others?

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Yes, some junkyards in Rush, NY may offer higher payouts for cars based on factors like your car's make, model, condition, and location. To find the best offer, it's advisable to contact multiple junkyards in your area and compare their quotes. Additionally, you can explore junk car buyers that specialize in certain vehicle makes or have a reputation for offering competitive prices.

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.

How do I inspect a used car or part before I buy it?

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Inspecting a used car or part before buying it is crucial to ensure you get value for your money. Here's a basic checklist:

  1. Exterior Inspection:
    • Check for rust, dents, or scratches.
    • Inspect the paint for consistency and color match.
    • Look at the tires for tread wear and alignment.
  2. Interior Inspection:
    • Check the upholstery, dashboard, and carpets for damage.
    • Test all interior features (radio, AC, power windows, etc.).
  3. Mechanical Inspection:
    • Start the engine and listen for unusual noises.
    • Check for fluid leaks under the vehicle.
    • Test drive the car to assess how it handles.
  4. Under the Hood:
    • Examine the engine for leaks, corrosion, or damage.
    • Check the oil level and its color.
    • Look at the battery for corrosion.
  5. Documentation:
    • Verify the car's VIN (Vehicle Identification Number).
    • Ask for maintenance records and any history of accidents.
  6. Parts:
    • For used parts, check for wear, damage, or missing components.
    • Confirm that the part matches your vehicle's make and model.
  7. Price Comparison:
    • Research the market value of the car or part to ensure a fair price.
  8. Ask Questions:
    • Inquire about warranties or return policies.
  9. Vehicle History Report:
    • Consider obtaining a vehicle history report for a used car to check for previous accidents or title issues.
  10. Expert Inspection:
    • If uncertain, have a trusted mechanic inspect the car or part.

Trust your instincts. If something feels off or you're unsure, seek professional advice or consider other options.

How do I negotiate the price of a used car or part?

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Here are some tips on how to negotiate the price of a used car or part:

  • Do your research. Before you start negotiating, it's important to do your research and know what the fair market value is for the car or part you're interested in. You can use online resources like Kelley Blue Book or Edmunds to get an estimate.
  • Be prepared to walk away. If you're not getting the price you want, be prepared to walk away. This shows the seller that you're serious about getting a good deal and that you're not afraid to go elsewhere.
  • Don't be afraid to make an offer. Don't be afraid to make an offer on the car or part you're interested in. Even if your offer is rejected, it can start a negotiation process.
  • Be willing to compromise. It's unlikely that you'll get the exact price you want, so be willing to compromise. Be prepared to meet the seller halfway or to negotiate on other aspects of the deal, such as the trade-in value of your current car or the financing terms.
  • Be polite and professional. Even if you're feeling frustrated, it's important to be polite and professional during the negotiation process. This will make it more likely that the seller will be willing to work with you.

Can they ask me for an entry fee?

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Some junkyards may require you to pay a small entrance or admission fee (usually a few bucks) in order to enter their facilities. With this money they can cover their administrative and maintenance costs and ensure that they receive customers who are truly interested in parts.

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.

How do I know if a junkyard is reputable?

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Here are some tips on how to know if a junkyard is reputable:

  • Check online reviews. This is a good way to get an idea of what other customers have experienced with the junkyard. Look for reviews that mention the junkyard's prices, customer service, and the quality of the parts they sell.
  • Ask for recommendations. Talk to your friends, family, and neighbors to see if they have any recommendations for junkyards. You can also ask your local mechanic or auto body shop for recommendations.
  • Visit the junkyard in person. This will give you a chance to see the junkyard's facilities and meet the staff. Look for a junkyard that is clean and organized. The staff should be friendly and knowledgeable.
  • Ask questions. Don't be afraid to ask the junkyard staff questions about their prices, the parts they have available, and their warranty policies. If the staff is hesitant to answer your questions or seems to be giving you vague answers, that's a red flag.
  • Be wary of junkyards that offer to pay you in cash. Reputable junkyards will typically pay you by check or money order. If a junkyard offers to pay you in cash, it could be a sign that they are not a legitimate business.