If your car is paid off, you face a big choice every time something goes wrong and you need repairs. Should you shell out money for auto parts and a repair, or should you buy a new car? Residents of Wheaton, Glen Ellyn and Naperville, IL, with older cars tend to make small repairs and take an engine or transmission failure as a sign to start car shopping. So, how can you decide if repairing your vehicle or purchasing a new one is the best option for you? There are a few things to consider when answering this question. One thing to consider is whether or not the total cost of repairs is less than or more than the total cost of your vehicle. Check out this infographic from City Auto Wreckers that helps you figure out if you should repair your vehicle, or replace it with a new one. Check out the infographic and call our auto recycling facility to find out if you should junk your car for cash in Illinois. Plus, help your family and friends make this decision with their own cars by sharing this info with them. For more information, call us at (877) 393-5105.