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Buying Totaled Cars Iowa City IA

Damaged and totaled cars can be great opportunities for a cheap car. Many wrecked or storm damaged vehicles become salvage vehicles that have been written off by insurance companies. Many are repairable and can make good project cars.

Iowa City Landfill & Recycling Center
(319) 356-5185
3900 Hebel Avenue
Iowa City, IA

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Aa Recyclers
(319) 887-7146
2115 S Riverside Dr # 5
Iowa City, IA
 
Iowa City Landfill & Recycling
(319) 356-5185
300 Hebl Ave
Iowa City, IA
 
Rock Hard Concrete Recycling
(319) 631-3903
412 E Main St
West Branch, IA
 
Recycle Bin
(712) 623-4382
408 East Washington
Clarenda, IA

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Russell Salvage & Recycling
(319) 338-8679
2750 S Riverside Dr
Iowa City, IA
 
City Carton Recycling
(319) 351-2848
3 E Benton St
Iowa City, IA
 
Ace Auto Recyclers Inc
(319) 338-7828
2752 S Riverside Dr
Iowa City, IA
 
Aaa Auto Recyclers
(319) 828-2035
3397 Highway 6 Trl
Homestead, IA
 
Waste Management Des Moines
(515) 265-5267
201 SE 18th Street
Des Moines, IA

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Buying Totaled Cars

Along with hurricanes, floods, hail, and tornadoes come destroyed and damaged cars, trucks, and other vehicles. Some are new cars that have been damaged or flooded while sitting on dealer lots. Others are used cars owned by individuals, dealers, and businesses.

Many of these vehicles have been totaled – written off as total losses – by insurance companies. These become "salvage" vehicles.

Flood damaged cars or weather damaged cars are often written off – "totaled" – by insurance companies as complete losses which, in effect, invalidates the titles since the vehicles don't legally exist any longer. However, since many of these vehicles are actually repairable and can be reasonably cleaned up, they can return to life as rebuilt salvage vehicles.

Salvage vehicles are sold at to rebuilders and the public at .

Salvage cars and flood damaged cars can, at the same time, be both great opportunities or great problems. Rebuilding salvage vehicles can be a rewarding endeavor, or even become a profitable business. However, if you're simply in the market for a good used car and are unknowingly sold a vehicle with hidden damage, you will be very disappointed, to say the least.

Damaged and salvage vehicles also make good project cars.

What's a salvage title?
Salvage cars are those that have been damaged or totaled, paid off (and therefore purchased) by insurance firms, who then can sell these cars t...

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