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Re: [oletrucks] Obtaining a Title

To: "Gary Perry" <glperry@fwi.com>, "Alan Horvath"
Subject: Re: [oletrucks] Obtaining a Title
From: "Bob KNOTTS" <raknotts@qwest.net>
Date: Sat, 18 Oct 2003 20:52:02 -0700
My son-in-law and daughter have been trying for 2 years to get title to a
hot dog cart which was given to them. The previous owner bought it from a
friend, who had never got around to having it registered in the 2-3 years he
owned and used it. The kids have heard abt every excuse from the state,
including "the worker had a heart attack, and died. We can't find his
files", and-"that worker was fired, so trashed everything he was working
on".  To be fair, you have to be aware that the State of Arizona has really
been slow with pay raises for at least 10-15 years. Even when they HAD
money.  Bob K in PHX, AZ.

----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Gary Perry" <glperry@fwi.com>
To: "Alan Horvath" <alan@alanhorvath.com>; <oletrucks@autox.team.net>
Sent: Saturday, October 18, 2003 7:36 PM
Subject: Re: [oletrucks] Obtaining a Title

> Buy a different vehicle! One With a title.
> Really, pretty slim chance of getting titles, have to check with your
> laws and requirements. Most will require a search of VIN and finding LAST
> Registered owner and go from there. Sometimes last registered owner can
> duplicate title and sign over to you. This does not mean LAST owner(s),
> last Registered owner. The one who had last paperwork sent in. Lots of old
> vehicles get passed around, and unless everyone did paperwork, they don't
> count as owners. Sometimes you can go back and ask fella you got it from,
> where he bought, then where that guy bought it, and so on to find the guy
> yourself. Some states will dig in "Basement" archive paperwork on
> Micro-fische to fine old registrations, but requires more time and fees to
> do that, IF they even are willing to do. Course, if not from your State in
> first place, not too good to get help. Do you have an old plate from the
> car?? Sometimes can track down owner's that way. If not a very special
> vehicle, not worth the Hassles you need to go through for one.
> G. L. Grumpy's
> Old Iron Ranch
> Huntington, IN 46750
> AD trucks and MM tractors
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: "Alan Horvath" <alan@alanhorvath.com>
> To: <oletrucks@autox.team.net>
> Sent: Friday, October 17, 2003 11:15 PM
> Subject: [oletrucks] Obtaining a Title
> > My nephew has a classic car with no title.
> >
> > Anybody here have any helpful advice about how to go about getting a
> > title for a vehicle that has none?
> >
> > Thanks.
> >
> > Alan
> > http://AlanHorvath.com/54chevy/
> > oletrucks is devoted to Chevy and GM trucks built between 1941 and 1959
> oletrucks is devoted to Chevy and GM trucks built between 1941 and 1959
oletrucks is devoted to Chevy and GM trucks built between 1941 and 1959

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