Please utilize one or more of the free state checks below to check your vin for lienholder status.
REMINDER: All junk vehicles MUST be across the scale by 3:30 PM Monday through Friday
or they MAY be refused. Heavy haulers MUST cross by 3pm.
Partial or crushed vehicles MUST have gas tank removed. Vehicles will not be accepted with added scrap material.
HOW DO I CHECK MY TITLE / VIN?
Wisconsin Lien Search: https://wisconsindot.gov/Pages/online-srvcs/other-servs/lien-search.aspx
Michigan Lien Search: https://dsvsesvc.sos.state.mi.us/TAP/_/#2
Illinois Lien Search: https://apps.ilsos.gov/regstatus/
MN Lien Search: https://onlineservices.dps.mn.g
Check for lien using websites above. Remove all garbage. Remove spare tire(s). The 4 tires on the vehicle is OK. We prefer you remove all tires but it is NOT required. **NOTICE** extra scrap metal will NOT be accepted with the vehicle. IF you haul in scrap metal with the junk vehicle, you will need to self unload all scrap FIRST and reweigh on scale*
No! We buy incomplete vehicles. Yes, this means you can keep the Catalytic convertor. You can keep your fancy rims & new tires or leave them! Here we buy cars in 2 categories, with a motor & transmission or without. You may want to check local laws on selling a CAT convertor IF you plan on removing it from the junk vehicle. Laws are tightening up due to the amount of theft. You may be required to provide a junked title.
You will still need to remove all garbage and spare tire before you arrive. Do NOT put extra scrap material in the vehicle. *Bring tools to remove tires IF you wish to keep them. This is the ONLY modification allowed on property.
PARK OUTSIDE THE GATE. Bring to the office, your Photo Id, title or vin number. Fill out the 2 papers on the table: 'Bill of Sale & Vehicle Inspection Agreement'. Bring completed paperwork and ID to the window. We will then do our theft/lien checks. Once your vehicle is ready for inspection, we will give you an inspection sheet. You will then go over the scale. After you are cleared, please park your vehicle where staff advised. Crew will inspect your vehicle at this time. Pass inspection, crew will give you the completed inspection sheet and unload your vehicle. You will go back over the scale to weigh out. Please park outside the gate and come into the office. *We will hold onto your ID until the transaction is complete.
We love our customers, so feel free to visit during normal business hours.