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Salvage Car Auctions and Insurance Auctions Portland OR

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 Auctions
(877) 550-1262
4415 158th
Portland, OR
 
Portland Auto Auction
(503) 737-3100
3000 N Hayden Island Dr
Portland, OR
 
Toyota of Gladstone
(503) 655-7100
19375 McLoughlin Boulevard
Gladstone, OR
Services
Clutch Repair,Emissions Testing,Radiator Repair,Speedometer Repair,SUV Repair,Tune up Repair,Used Car Dealers,Auto Dealers

Grant Culver Cars
(503) 810-6602
15 SE 15th Ave
Portland, OR

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Rallitek Performance
(503) 309-8645
628 SE Mill St
Portland, OR

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Insurance Auto Auctions
(877) 550-1262
14335 Tualatin Sherwood
Sherwood, OR
 
Brasher'S Cascade Auto Auction
(503) 492-9200
23585 NE Sandy Blvd
Troutdale, OR
 
Tonkin Wilsonville Nissan
(503) 222-2277
26700 SW 95th Avenue
Wilsonville, OR
Services
Clutch Repair,Fuel Injection Repair,Radiator Repair,SUV Repair,Tune up Repair,Van Dealers,Auto Dealers

Convention Center Auto Whol
(503) 232-3100
419 E Burnside St
Portland, OR

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Falcon Auto Inc
(503) 235-7555
910 E Burnside St
Portland, OR

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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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