We only purchase ORIGINAL FACTORY OEM aluminum alloy or steel wheels and rims.
The best time to come in and sell your wheels is between 8:00 AM – 10:00 AM and 1:00 – 4:00 PM
How to sell your original wheels:
STEP 1: Send a few pictures of the wheel(s) you want to sell to (949) 478-2033 or to email@example.com. Please provide a description of them including: make, model, size, any damage, etc. We will respond with questions or a quote on price within 24 hours. *Please note the quote is subject to change if wheels are not as described or bent.
STEP 2: If you are local please bring the wheels to our shop in Anaheim, Ca. The quickest time to drop by is between 8:00 am-10:00 am and 1:00 pm-4:00 pm Monday –Friday. From there we will check the wheels and need a copy of your valid I.D. We will issue payment for the quoted amount in the form of a check, which can be cashed same day at any bank. *Drop off only required for retail.
*IF YOU HAVE TO SHIP THE WHEELS TO US:
-We can offer to send you a shipping label and deduct it from the quote.
Please package the wheels as best as possible, putting a bag over them to protect the finish, using newspaper, bubble wrap, etc…and drop off to UPS. Once we receive the wheels in good condition we will mail you a check for the price agreed upon. The cost of shipping is factored into the quote. Santa Ana Wheel is not financially responsible to ship the wheels back if the customer changes their mind or the transaction is canceled by unforeseeable circumstances.
SELLING FAQ’S & REGULATIONS
Santa Ana Wheel cannot give a fair quote without at least one picture provided. The more information given the more accurate a quote.
Santa Ana Wheel only purchases OEM/ORIGINAL WHEELS. NO AFTERMARKETS.
The quote will vary depending on the condition and if it is different than the wheel(s) pictured.
If your wheels have scratches or curb rash which was not visible in the picture, the quote will go down as our cost increases.
Customer drop off is required for retail, Santa Ana Wheel cannot pick up the wheels from a residential location.
If the wheels you bring in (or ship) are bent or have noticeable movement (hop) the quote will go down as well, or we may not be able to purchase them at all.
We accept tires with the wheels but only consider purchasing tires if the tread is under 500 miles.
WE ISSUE PAYMENT BY COMPANY CHECK, PLEASE HAVE YOUR VALID I.D. WITH YOU OR ABLE TO SEND BY EMAIL.
If you have any questions or inquiries on our policies or how to grade your wheels feel free to give us a call! (714) 239-1122.
Below is the grading scale used when we purchase wheels.
New from factory. A wheel that has never been mounted.
A LIKE NEW
A wheel that has been mounted, but only been slightly used (if used at all).Typical “A” condition wheel has been taken off directly from a new vehicle.
A- VERY GOOD
A wheel with very light scratches on the surface, but it is not noticeable and looks new from a short distance.
A wheel with very light and minor curb scratches that may not be noticeable from a short distance.
A wheel with noticeable but minor curb scratches.The finish is still good as you would expect from regular usage.
A wheel with noticeable curb scratches and some clear coat issues.
A wheel with combination of surface issues, but it’s not cracked or bent. This kind of wheel is suitable for chroming or to be reconditioned.