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Salvage Car Auctions and Insurance Auctions Houston TX

Read on to learn how to find cheap salvage and totaled cars being sold at auction by insurance companies. Learn about salvage auctions, insurance auctions, and buying theft-recovered vehicles. Find great project cars for sale and totaled cars for sale.

INSURANCE AUTO AUCTION INC
(877) 550-1262
2535 Mount Houston
Houston, TX
 
Houston Auto Auction
(713) 644-5566
6730 Gulf Fwy
Houston, TX
 
Texas Auto Superstore
(713) 896-0333
5119 Ashley Ct
Houston, TX
 
Big H Auto
(281) 890-4300
14450 West Rd
Houston, TX
 
United Auto Auction
(713) 948-0001
9605 Galveston Rd
Houston, TX
 
Insurance Auto Auctions
(877) 550-1262
2535 Mount Houston
Houston, TX
 
Manheim Texas Hobby
(713) 640-6200
8215 Kopman Dr
Houston, TX
 
Adesa Auctions
(281) 580-3875
4526 N Sam Houston Pkwy
Houston, TX
 
Copart Inc
(281) 214-7800
1655 Rankin Rd
Houston, TX
 
First Choice Auto Auction
(281) 784-4400
825 Rankin Rd
Houston, TX
 

Salvage Car Auctions and Insurance Auctions

Auto insurance companies buy and sell cars? It's true. However the cars are those that have been wrecked, weather damaged, or stolen, meaning that the insured owners of those vehicles have been paid by the insurance company after the vehicles have been declared total losses (totaled). The company attempts to recover some of its money by selling the vehicles, usually at salvage auction through an insurance salvage auction company.

Bargains at salvage auctions
It is possible to find outstanding bargains and relatively cheap cars by knowing how insurance salvage auctions work and where to find them. In many cases the cars are in great shape and need little or no repairs. Salvage and totaled cars can often make great project cars.

Examples
A large
car dealer in Texas had most of his new cars partially under water during a recent flood. The dealer's insurance company decided to declare all of the cars as total losses and paid the dealer. The insurance company then became the owner of the cars, some with major water damage and some with almost no damage. The company will sell the cars at auction with salvage titles. Smart buyers can pick up the cars, often at bargain prices, and repair them to resell or drive as their personal cars.

Another example: An insurance company's customer had his new car stolen. The police were unsuccessful in locating the vehicle. The insurance company paid the customer the cash value of the car. A few months later,...

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Insurance Auto Auction Houston TX
2535 West Mt. Houston Road
Houston, TX 
281-847-4700

Auction Hours:
Every Wednesday at 9:00 AM CT

Onsite_Preview:
Every Tuesday from 12:00pm-4:00pm CT

Office Hours: Mon - Fri: 8:00AM-5:00PM CT
Sat & Sun: closed

Yard Hours: Mon - Fri: 8:00AM-5:00PM CT
Sat & Sun: closed

Additional Information: Specialty & Miscellaneous items will be sold immediately following the Run & Drive sale. Pullout/loading begins after the sale is completed on Wednesday. All heavy equipment/specialty vehicles must be self-loaded. Eldon Booth, Auctioneer License # 11432 Dispatch Fax 281-447-5054


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