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Unclaimed and Abandoned Vehicle Auctions Springfield MO

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
1155 Eldon
Springfield, MO
 
166 Auto Auction
(417) 882-1667
2944 W Sunshine St
Springfield, MO
 
Copart Inc
(417) 753-3300
2889 Us Highway 60
Rogersville, MO
 
Five Star Motor Co
(417) 873-9555
660 S Glenstone Ave
Springfield, MO

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Springfield Brake Co
(417) 862-9233
1225 E Trafficway St
Springfield, MO
 
Dealers Auto Auction Springfield
(417) 887-9123
5750 W State Highway Ee
Springfield, MO
 
Dealers Auto Auction Springfield
(417) 887-3470
5750 W Us Highway 60
Brookline, MO
 
Reliable Superstore
(417) 889-9000
3521 E Sunshine Street
Springfield, MO
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Payless Auto Paint and Supplies
(417) 865-0226
2904 W Chestnut Expy
Springfield, MO

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College Street Car Sales Incorporated
(800) 433-3243
2600 W College Rd
Springfield, MO

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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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