If you're reading this it's probably your first Google search for "VIN verification" or "vin verifier" after the Department of Motor Vehicles or AAA told you that you need this form completed to register your vehicle. If you are an private car owner, the truth is, you will probably only need to do a vehicle verification once in your lifetime. If you are a company, such as a car rental company, construction company, transportation company or especially a car dealership you may need a VIN verification more than once. Getting your VIN verified is common with companies with many vehicles.
it is a California DMV state inspection documented on the REG 31 form that is required to register/title your vehicle. It may also be known as a VIN inspection, VIN number inspection, VIN number form, and other forms of "VIN" validation forms.
VIN verifiers can be DMV employees, CHP officers, AAA employees or private VIN verifiers like us.
Many reasons trigger the need for a VIN number inspection, amongst those reasons are the following:
The vehicle verifier is supposed to physically inspect your car, so whether you do a mobile VIN inspection or you come to our site the car must be present. In addition, you should have a supporting document, such as a title or registration. In some cases, especially when the vehicle was just purchased, this is not possible, however, we can still help you with this. We are not allowed to use photos that you took as a way for us to do a VIN verification - this is prohibited.
There are few times when our verification vin verifier cannot help you, in those cases only the DMV or CHP can help you. A few of those reasons are:
When you call us, we make an appointment with you, we accommodate your schedule and we have one of our mobile VIN verifiers help you skip the DMV. Neither the DMV, AAA or the CHP has the mobile VIN verification as an option. Having us come to inspect your VIN number is ideal when you're in the following situations:
After our licensed vehicle verifier has inspected your VIN number you must take your form back to the DMV field office, AAA office or a private registration company to finalize the transaction that was started. It is important to know that the form has to be original, in blue or black ink, and it cannot be a copy or fax, it must be original, or sent in a digital format. If you need help with the title and registration you can contact our parent company Quick Auto Tags and help you wrap it up - no need to make an appointment - you'll be the first in line!