Junkyards in Washtenaw County
Michigan

Check out this list of junkyards, salvage yards, and auto dismantlers near Washtenaw County, MI. You'll find their phone numbers, hours, addresses, and recent reviews. Whether you're interested on selling your old car to a junkyard or hunting for affordable used parts for your vehicle, these spots have got you covered!

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    1. BROTHERS AUTO PARTS

    10339 Willis Rd, Willis, MI 48191

    5/5 - 3 reviews 

    salvage yard used auto parts shipping available 

    Habitants of the Willis neighborhood have the opportunity to access a wide supply of second hand parts that can fit with their autos in this salvage yard. It is possible to get in touch with them via: email and phone. More info: They work from Monday to Friday.Other users have shared 3 reviews about this business.


          Hadi S. Google Review

    "Needed a tail light ASAP. Jr was able to help me about and get it for best price in town, all while getting it delivered within hours. Quality service, with even more quality prices!! Will be..."

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    2. PADNOS Ann Arbor

    5455 S State Rd, Ann Arbor, MI 48108

    5/5 - 3 reviews 

    scrap metal dealer 

    The ideal approach to economize hundreds of dollars on used parts suitable for your vehicle is to contact this junkyard in the Ann Arbor area, this is a superb election. This business timetable info does not appear in our database but you have the possibility to check its web.This business has been voted 3 times by previous users.


          Michael K. Google Review

    "Good guys who are helpful and patient. I was pleasantly surprised every step of the way. I was only coming in to make sure batteries were properly disposed of, so I was sure the quantity I brought..."

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    3. Razorback Metals

    8830 Jackson Rd, Dexter, MI 48130

    2.3/5 - 3 reviews 

    scrap metal dealer 

    This salvage yard placed in the municipality of Dexter (Michigan), delivers a very efficient service to its buyers, offering surprising discounts but with the expected excellency and an extensive breadth of inventory. Contact them by: phone. Additionally, you may read 3 reviews left by our visitors.


          John C. Google Review

    "I go here because they pay in dollars and cents. There's another place near Whitmore Lake, a little closer to the farm, but their software rounds down (truncates) to the nearest dollar."

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    4. Recycle Ann Arbor Recovery Yard

    7891 Jackson Rd, Ann Arbor, MI 48103

    2.3/5 - 3 reviews 

    recycling center 

    You can save a lot of money on the conservation of your well-liked vehicle by buying junk spare parts with guarantee in this popular in Ann Arbor surroundings salvage yard. Contact them by: phone. Other customers have shared 3 reviews about this salvage yard.


          Nate B. Google Review

    "This place is the best. It fills the gap that our normal A2 curbside service can't handle. Know the guidelines for what they accept and don't accept. Measure out the volume of your load, and..."

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    5. Ferrous Processing & Trading Ypsilanti

    2220 E Michigan Ave, Ypsilanti, MI 48198

    recycling center 

    The junkyard listed here is wich operates in Ypsilanti (Michigan) and it's providing incredible quality vehicle parts to its possible purchasers in the neighborhood. If you need to demand an estimation for your used vehicle or ask for a precise second-hand spare-part, you can get in touch with them using phone. Additionally, you can check 3 opinions left by our visitors.

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FAQs

What legal requirements do I need to meet to sell my car to a junkyard in Washtenaw County, MI?

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In order to sell your car to a junkyard in Washtenaw County, MI, 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 Michigan 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 Washtenaw County, MI 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 Michigan DMV for the most up-to-date information and forms.

Can I sell a junk car without a title in Washtenaw County, MI?

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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 Washtenaw County, MI?

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How much money can I expect to get for my car at a junkyard in Washtenaw County, MI?

  • 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.

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 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 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.

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.

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