Understanding Duplicate Titles

July 7, 2024 | all 50 states

In the world of vehicle ownership and management, hearing the phrase “duplicate titles” can raise questions and concerns. Whether you’re a private owner, a dealer, or part of a fleet management team, understanding what a duplicate title is, what causes the need for one, and how to obtain it effectively is crucial. At Consolidated Automotive Services of Indiana, we’re dedicated to helping you navigate this process easily and confidently.

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The Process of Vehicle Title Replacement

March 9, 2024 | all 50 states

Losing or damaging your vehicle title can be a stressful experience. Whether it’s due to a move, a natural disaster, or an accident, the need to replace a vehicle title is a common situation many drivers encounter. Fortunately, the process is not as daunting as it may seem at first glance. Continue reading to learn more from the Consolidated Automotive Services of Indiana team.

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Exploring Our 3 Key Title Services

December 7, 2023 | all 50 states

At Consolidated Automotive Services of Indiana, we recognize that dealing with automotive titles can be a maze of complexities. Navigating the nuances of vehicle ownership is essential for a seamless transfer, and our dedication to excellence shines through in the three primary automotive title services we provide: title and lien searches, replacement and duplicate titles, and title transfers. Let’s explore the three core services that set us apart in the automotive title industry.

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Lien Releases & Replacement Title Processing

June 24, 2023 | all 50 states

When one of your customers pays off their vehicle loan, it’s time for an updated replacement title to be sent to your customer. Thankfully, Consolidated Automotive Services of Indiana has decades of experience navigating the vehicle title process and working with the Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV) across all 50 states. Let’s break down this often cumbersome process to see how our team of experts can make it easier for you.New Replacement TitleWhen a customer pays off their car loan, the title must be replaced to reflect the customer as the new owner. This process depends entirely on whether your customer lives in a non-holding state or a holding state. In either state, your finance department will work with the DMV to have a new replacement title sent to the customer.Process for Non-Holding StatesIn non-holding states, the borrower is listed on the car title as the primary owner. Most borrowers … Continued

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Avoid These 4 Common Auto Title Problems

July 9, 2022 | all 50 states

Car dealerships process multiple titles at a time. Although they may try to avoid issues, there are inevitably problems that do pop up. There are some common problems with titles that often require requesting duplicate ones. Consolidated Automotive Services of Indiana assists both dealerships and auto finance companies when they discover these common title errors.

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How to Get a Replacement Title for an RV

December 9, 2021 | all 50 states

If you would like to sell an RV that your dealership has acquired, one of the most important pieces of paperwork you need is the title. There are several reasons why an RV may not have one. Titles can be misplaced, mistakenly thrown away, or accidentally destroyed. At Consolidated Automotive Services of Indiana, we process replacement titles for RVs, motorhomes, and travel trailers. If you need a new title for your RV, we recommend you follow the four steps below.

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3 Different Types of Replacement Titles We Process

September 7, 2021 | all 50 states

At Consolidated Automotive Services of Indiana, we specialize in replacement titles for a wide range of vehicles. Not only do we process titles for cars, trucks, and SUVS, but also for other unique vehicles like watercraft, semi-trucks, or travel trailers. Don’t waste any more of your time by applying for and processing replacement titles for these types of machines. Let our expert team help! We understand the different titling rules across all 50 states. Titling these vehicles is no problem for us.

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How Can I Get Duplicate Vehicle Titles for My Auto Dealership?

August 13, 2021 | all 50 states

When you need to request a duplicate or replacement title for the vehicles on your dealer lot, you have two choices. You can either request them from the Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV) or the Secretary of State Office (SOS), or you can allow the team at Consolidated Automotive Services of Indiana to take care of this task on your behalf. While each situation is unique, typically the steps below are what you need to follow in order to obtain a duplicate vehicle title.

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3 Circumstances That Require a Duplicate Vehicle Title

May 14, 2020 | all 50 states

Consolidated Automotive Services of Indiana understands that your priority is selling and financing vehicles. As a commercial automotive dealership or a vehicle finance company, a delay in paperwork can lead to lost revenue. If you have a customer who is trading in a vehicle without the proper documents, such as a title, this will definitely place a snag in the vehicle-selling process. When your customers find themselves in any of the three following situations, you can assure them of your complete assistance when you take advantage of our duplicate title services. 1. Lost TitleInevitably, it does happen. A customer arrives wanting to trade in their vehicle, but has lost the title. He or she has searched everywhere but simply can’t find it. With our vast knowledge of vehicle title laws and regulations across all 50 states, we are more than capable of handling any type of duplicate title needs you may … Continued

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6 Services We Provide Beyond Vehicle Title Transfers

January 19, 2020 | all 50 states

Did you know that Consolidated Automotive Services of Indiana performs title services beyond title transfers? That’s right! We offer several specialized title vehicle services such as inquiries, replacements, filings, and many more. Learn more about our services below.

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