are completely responsible for their purchases. The final bid becomes an
oral contract that becomes legally binding when the auctioneer says,
“SOLD”. It is the buyer’s responsibility to check the bid price
before signing the bill of Sale. All sales are final.
- All bidders are required to
register and must be 18 years of age to do so. In order to register, all bidders must
show a valid Drivers License or State picture ID and pay a $200.00
registration fee to the Chicago Car Auction (CCA). This $200.00 deposit will be
returned if the bidder does not purchase a vehicle.
- If you are the successful bidder
on a vehicle, your $200.00 registration fee will be applied
toward the total cost of the purchased vehicle. Your registration fee
will be forfeited if you fail to pay the balance of your total or if
you do not
proceed with the sale.
- Additional Charges: There is an
additional $145 Buyers Premium (Fee) and a $150 Documentation Fee for a
total of $295 added to the final sale price
of your vehicle. This $295 fee will be added to the total cost of
Each vehicle you purchase.
- Illinois residents are required
to pay State Sales Tax (8.25% for Chicago residents and 7% for
Suburban residents). Some Out of State residents may also be required
to pay sales tax, please view Illinois
form ST-58 for details. (Requires PDF Viewer Here...)
- Illinois residents must register
their vehicle in the State of Illinois. In order to do so, license and
title fees are in addition to all other fees. You can purchase Title and
New Plates for $196.00, Title only for $95.00, or Title and Transfer of
your Plates for $120.00. If you are Transferring Plates you will need
your current State of Illinois license plate registration card. If you do not purchase or transfer plates, you must purchase
the title for $95.00. There is a $25 Electronic Vehicle Registration (EVR)
fee for us to register your information electronically with the state.
If you waive the $25 fee then the information will be mailed to the
state and may take as long as 6 weeks or longer for you to receive
title and plates. Chicago Car Auction recommends that all
customers purchasing vehicles purchase plates from us the day you pay
for your vehicle. You will not be able to buy plates anywhere else
until the title has been mailed to you.
- All vehicles are sold
“AS-IS”; Chicago Car Auction Inc. does not guarantee the accuracy
of any miles on the vehicle purchased; vehicles are sold with the
mileage as “UNKNOWN”. Chicago Car Auction Inc. makes and has made
no warranties, stated or implied, including merchantability, or
fitness for a particular purpose.
- Please let the clerk know of any
address changes at the time of registration. There is a $50.00
penalty fee that will be charged if processed paper work has to be
reprinted with corrected information. A $20.00 fee will be charged
per person if CCA has to change or add a bidder number at the time of
- No vehicles may be removed from
Chicago Car Auction until payment has been made in full. Payment must
be made either by cash or credit card. A convenience fee of 2% applies
to all credit card payments.
- Vehicles Purchased on Saturday
must be paid in full and picked up by Tuesday 1:00 pm. Vehicles Purchased on
Wednesday must be paid in full and picked up by Friday 1:00 pm. Any vehicles not
paid for in full by this time will result in the forfeiture of your
$200.00 registration fee. If arrangements are made in
advance to pick up a vehicle later than 1:00 pm, a $25.00 late fee
will still be charged.
- Inspection of the vehicles for
Saturday Auction is permitted at 8:00 am, auction beginning at 10:00
am. Inspection is not
permitted anytime during the Auction.
- All Registered bidders will be
held responsible for any vehicle damage caused by themselves or by
- The use of cameras at the
Chicago Car Auction facilities is strictly prohibited.
- Bid Rejection: CCA reserves the
right to reject or void bids at any time for any reason. Should a
dispute arise regarding a bid, CCA is the single deciding authority
with sole and absolute discretion in resolving disputes. Buyers agree
to indemnify, defend, and hold harmless CCA from any and all liability
arising from decisions made resolving disputes.
Rules can be
I have completely read and
understand all Chicago Car Auction's rules. I will abide by these rules
as a participant in today’s auction. I understand that I am
responsible for any and all vehicles that were purchased under my bidder
must completely read and understand all
Chicago Car Auction, Waukegan Auto Auction rules.
All currency is
US Dollars unless otherwise stated.
All Times are Central US daylight savings .
Chicago Car Auction, Waukegan Auto Auction,
Public Auto Auction
Waukegan - Chicago North Side - Lake County
Illinois 60085 US