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How to Buy Scrap Cars

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How to Buy Scrap Cars

Intro: Scraps cars are very often used by mechanics to get cheap parts when fixing someone’s automobile. Other people buy scrap parts to resell them online or as refurbished parts in a store. Follow these steps to buy scrap cars.


Step 1: To buy scrap cars, you must find a local junk yard or salvage yard. Contact your local yards to see if they sell scrap cars or parts. To find a junk yard near you, follow this link: http://www.ijunkyards.com/. To find a salvage yard near you, go to yellowpages.com and enter “Automobile Salvage” in the “FIND:” section and enter your location.


Step 2: To buy scrap cars, determine what you are looking for and then post an “items wanted” classified ad online at craiglist.org. Craigslist is free to use by both the buyer and seller making it a good idea to use.


Step 3: If you are serious about buying scrap cars for your business, you can place ads in a local newspaper stating that you are looking to buy scrap cars.


Step 4: Start your own website where people can easily contact you about selling you their scrap cars and parts. You website should be all about buying scrap cars. Put a link to your website in your classified ads.


Step 5: To buy scrap cars, place flyers around your town. You can also place flyers around a college campus since many students drive old, crappy cars. Put a copy of your website in the flyer also.


Tips: To buy scrap cars, you should first check with a junk yard or salvage yard.


Start a website. Getting a website or blog up and running can be done for free.


Warnings: Some scrap cars and parts are going to be really junky.

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