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Unclaimed and Abandoned Vehicle Auctions Aiken SC

In some cases, the sales are held by towing companies who are authorized to pick up and sell the vehicles at auction. In some cases, the sales are held by towing companies who are authorized to pick up and sell the vehicles at auction. Learn how to buy cheap cars at unclaimed and abandoned vehicle auctions held by cities across the country.

Augusta Auto Auction Inc
(803) 279-3234
1200 E Buena Vista Ave
North Augusta, SC
 
Barnes Used Cars
(803) 278-3345
838 Edgefield Rd
Belvedere, SC

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Courtyard Marriot
(334) 552-2869
1469 Swanee Quintet blvd
augusta, GA
 
Insurance Auto Auctions
(877) 550-1262
430 Tannenbaum
Ravenel, SC
 
Summerville Auto Auction
(843) 821-7810
2521 W 5th North St
Summerville, SC
 
Ladd Britt Auto Sales
(803) 649-1038
2270 Whiskey Rd
Aiken, SC

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Waller Auto Co
(803) 266-7062
13073 Main St
Williston, SC

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Esm Used Cars
(803) 266-4301
10301 US Hwy 78
Elko, SC

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Insurance Auto Auctions
(877) 550-1262
912 Poinsett
Greenville, SC
 
Darlington Auto Auction
(843) 393-2861
1111 Harry Byrd Hwy
Darlington, SC
 
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Unclaimed and Abandoned Vehicle Auctions

Special weekly or monthly car auctions are held in larger cites across the U.S. to sell vehicles that have been left on the side of streets or in parking lots and abandoned by owners. These unclaimed vehicles are regularly sold by municipalities at public auctions.

In some cases, the sales are held by towing companies who are authorized to pick up and sell the vehicles at auction. Sales revenue is often shared with the local government.

Although many of the vehicles have been abandoned because they have broken down and no longer run, some can be restored to good operating condition at minimum cost and effort. However, other vehicles, some in excellent condition, have been left unclaimed for reasons we can only imagine. Was the owner a spy who had to leave the country quickly? Was it someone who passed away unexpectedly and had no heirs? Or was it a case of terrible forgetfulness?

The city or towing service does everything it can do to try to locate the owner of these vehicles, but after a period of time will give up and place the vehicles on the auction block. In some cities, the cars must be listed in a public media such as a newspaper for a specific time before it can be declared as unclaimed. Here is an example of the process for a Washington county:

10.72.080 Unclaimed vehicle--Sale--Disposition of proceeds.
If, after the expiration of fifteen days from the date of mailing of notice to the registered and legal owner, the vehicle or automob...

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