Buying at ACE Carson and ACE Perris Locations
As of Wednesday, September 2, ACE Carson will begin hosting digital-only auctions. In-person bidding will no longer be allowed. For more information on IAA's enhanced digital auction platform, please visit – IAA AuctionNow™.
ACE Resale Certificate
As a reminder: The California Resale Certificate for both IAA and the Auto Club will be required to purchase at ACE Carson and ACE Perris. Please make sure you have these secured and have sent them to ACEbuyersupport@iaai.com before purchasing. For more information on Resale Certificates, please visit the IAA Help Center.
Auctions run by the Automobile Club (AAA) in Carson, CA and Perris, CA are utilizing our IAA bidding and buying platform.
ACE Perris 2 Available Vehicles - All inventory at ACE Perris 2 will be sold through ACE Perris. Vehicles located at the ACE Perris 2 branch will be listed as offsite. Payment options will remain the same.
Auction Day and Preview Day hours at the ACE locations differ from IAA branch hours.
ACE Carson: Auctions every Wednesday starting at 9:00 a.m. PT. Preview Day every Tuesday 7:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. PT.
ACE Perris: Auctions every Friday starting at 9:00 a.m. PT. Preview Day every Thursday from 7:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. PT.
ACE Carson: Due to space limitations and city regulations the ACE Carson lot is only able to allow regular wheel lift tow trucks and flatbed tow trucks for pickups. No multi-car trailers. All vehicles must be loaded on the premises, no vehicles are allowed to be driven off the lot or loaded in the street.
Payment and Pickup
In Person: Cash (up to $500), Money Order, or Certified Check made out to “ACSC”.
Online: I-Pay (Licensed Business Buyer) or Wire Transfer. AFC financing also available.
All ACE vehicles must be paid and picked up on the day vehicle was awarded + 2 business days. (i.e., if auction is on Monday, payment and pickup is due by close of business on Wednesday). Vehicles not paid for and/or picked up on the day vehicle was awarded + 2 day(s) may be subject to additional fees.
ACE Carson: Monday- Friday 7:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m. PT.
ACE Perris: Monday - Friday 7 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. PT.
Late Fee and Storage Fee
Late Fee: $50.00 or 2% (whichever is greater)
Storage Fee: $40.00
Other Branch Specific Notes
All sales are restricted to licensed auto dismantlers and new and used car dealers. The sale list is merely a guide and is subject to change without notice; therefore, The Exchange is NOT responsible for any inaccuracies. All vehicles are sold AS-IS and without warranty or guarantee of any kind, either expressed or implied, as to condition, year or model.
Failure to comply with any provision herein will jeopardize your bidding privileges, including suspension and termination. Regular wheel lift tow trucks and flatbed tow trucks are allowed for pickup. No multi-car trailers. All vehicles must be loaded on the premises, no vehicles are allowed to be driven off the lot or loaded in the street. Please note vehicles are moved and loaded utilizing forklifts.
For those buyers that were formerly ACE-exclusive buyers, and may not be completely familiar with IAA, you can find important information and links below.
If you aren’t yet registered, follow our easy online registration process.
In addition, as a new IAA buyer, you may find this information helpful as well:
The entire registration checklist and PDFs of necessary forms are also available to download.