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What Are Salvage Bikes?

Are all salvage motorcycles damaged beyond repair? Not at all, those are just bikes that have been damaged either by hail, flood, fire, bad accidents, or many other reasons. That’s why those bikes get the salvage title. Most times, the damage is repairable, and you will see a vast number of salvage motorcycles for sale where you live and on the internet.

For a bike to be deemed salvage, the insurance company might have considered it a total loss with the cost of repairing it being more than 50% of the value of the motorcycle. But damaged bikes are not the only motorcycles labeled as salvage bikes. In some states, stolen and recovered motorcycles also get the salvage title.

The image of a badly damaged beyond repair motorcycle may come to mind when the word “salvage” is mentioned. But that’s not always the case. Some bikes are in decent or good shape and can get back on the road after a few repairs. If you can’t repair the bike, it can become a great source for parts.

When you search for wrecked bikes for sale on Salvage Bikes Auction, you can see that there are both in irreparable and working conditions. The biggest advantage of these bikes is their price and ability to be a source for original parts. This is where you use the salvage title to your advantage.

We believe that our customers come first, that’s why we display different categories of bikes to make sure you get the best. We also show you the instaVIN vehicle history so that you can assess the extent of the damage. And let’s not forget that you need to inspect the bike before you buy it, and we can help you find the right inspector for the salvage makes for sale.

Are you ready to buy a salvage motorcycle after all that? If you still have questions, let us help you!

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