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Unclaimed and Abandoned Vehicle Auctions Meridian ID

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.

Insurance Auto Auctions
(877) 550-1262
3703 Linden
Caldwell, ID
 
Dealers Auto Auction
(208) 463-8250
3323 Port St
Nampa, ID
 
Copart Salvage Auto Auction
(208) 442-1000
3716 N Middleton Rd
Nampa, ID
 
Idaho'S Largest Public Auto Auction
(208) 939-1777
1445 E State
Eagle, ID
 
Boise Auto Auction
(208) 376-9400
2000 Yamhill Rd
Boise, ID
 
Trucks & Auto Auctions
(208) 466-1890
2008 Delta Dr
Nampa, ID
 
Manheim Service Center
(208) 376-3044
1951 S Saturn Way
Boise, ID
 
Eagle Auto Auction
(208) 939-3250
1445 E State St
Eagle, ID
 
Brashers Idaho Auto Auction
(208) 344-6242
7355 S Eisenman Rd
Boise, ID
 
JFR USED CAR WAREHOUSE
(720) 320-6680
3983 E Pine Ave
Meridian, ID
Hours
9:00 - 6:00 Monday - Friday - Saturday, Sunday and Evenings by appointment

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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