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How To Sell A Damaged Car with Blown Engine

Selling a damaged car is what DamagedCars is all about! Selling your damaged car is simple:

Easy Process Step 1

Get a quote.

Fill out our simple form and describe your vehicle. In some instances, you’ll be asked to provide photos as well. Once you submit the form, you’ll get a quote — usually, in just 90 seconds.

Easy Process Step 2

Accept the offer.

If you like our quote, accept the offer and schedule your pickup! A DamagedCars customer service agent can help you schedule the pickup, or you can do it on your own — it’s up to you!

Easy Process Step 3

Collect your check!

The final step is to wait for the tow truck driver to arrive with payment in hand. Hand over the keys and the title, and collect your money. It’s that easy!


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Selling A Car With A Blown Engine Made Easy

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At DamagedCars, we know that dealing with a blown or bad engine can be a major stressor. Luckily, we’re here to offer an easy solution — we’ll make a fair market cash offer for it, tow it away for free, and pay you on the spot!

Trying to fix your engine can be an incredibly costly venture, easily exceeding $1,000 in mechanics’ bills. Depending on the age and condition of your vehicle, it may not make financial sense to try to repair it.

When that’s the case, it’s time to learn how to sell a car with a blown engine. Good news: it can be incredibly easy to get cash for your car with a blown engine! DamagedCars can make you an instant cash offer in just 90 seconds for it.

From cars with mild engine troubles to cars with blown and broken engines, we’re ready to make a fair market offer and pay you fast.

Still wondering why you should sell your car online?
Here are just a few reasons:


It's fast


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It's free

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Frequently Asked Questions

Can you drive a car with a blown engine?

In most cases, it’s just not possible. Depending on the damage, you may be able to turn the car on, and you may technically be able to run the vehicle, but you run the risk of an unexpected shutoff on the road or worse.

If your engine has problems, the safest thing to do is tow it to a mechanic (or find a junk car buyer who will tow it away for you, if you know you aren’t interested in paying to fix it). If you’re not interested in paying for engine repairs, it will make more sense to sell your car with a blown engine.

Who buys cars with blown engines?

Junkyards, salvage yards, and scrap yards will all make an offer on vehicles with blown engines, as will online junk car buyers, like DamagedCars. It’s important to describe your vehicle accurately — most offers will be contingent on understanding exactly what condition the vehicle is in.

Can I sell a car with a seized engine?

Yes! If you have a car with a seized engine or a blown motor, there are plenty of people who would be interested in making an offer on it. Most notably, DamagedCars is happy to generate an instant cash offer for your vehicle in 90 seconds with:

  • FREE towing!

  • FREE title transfer

  • Seven-day guarantees!

  • Pickup in 24-48 hours!

  • On-the-spot payment!

If you have a car with engine problems, you can get an instant offer from DamagedCars today and sell it fast.