Car Recycling

Need to Get Rid of an Old Car?

Many organizations will accept your vehicle as a tax-deductible donation if it’s still running. Below are a few of many available organizations:

ARC of Butte County Thrift Store: 2030 Park Ave., Chico

Salvation Army Thrift Stores: 700 Broadway, Chico

American Lung Association: 888-300-5864
Restrictions: Car must have enough value to make up the cost of towing.

Make-A-Wish Foundation: 1-888-794-9474 www.makewish.org
Restrictions: Car needs to be running and intact.

National Vehicle Donation Program:  1-800-456-5517 www.auto-donation.org
Restrictions: Vehicle must be whole. No missing parts.

Volunteers of America:  1-877-875-7500 www.voa.org
Restrictions: If the car is ‘89 or older it must be in running condition.

Is Your Car Complete Junk?

These following businesses will take your car as scrap metal or for parts. Please call ahead for details.

All Star Auto Recycling: 530-824-2880

All Star Towing: 530-826-3229

Fairview Auto Wrecking: 530-345-0303

Orland Auto Wreckers: 530-865-1528

Oroville Self Serve Auto Dismantling: 530-533-0717

Parts R Us Dismantlers: 530-865-5618

Rising Sun Engines Inc: 530-895-0300