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3 - Corrective Title Instructions

Determine the title issue needing correction and click on the the document(s) listed below for instruction.

Signature Errors - The title was signed incorrectly or not at all.
  • REG 262 -  Vehicle/Vessel Transfer and Reassignment Form
Title Alterations - Information on title has white out or strike outs, is assigned to the wrong party, or the odometer section of title was filled out incorrectly.
  • REG 262 -  Vehicle/Vessel Transfer and Reassignment Form
Missing Lien Release - A lien is displayed on the title but no lien release is available.
  • REG 166 - Lien Satisfied/Title Holder Release

Clerical Error - The information shown on the title does not match the actual vehicle or owner information.
  • REG 262 -  Vehicle/Vessel Transfer and Reassignment Form
Incomplete Title - Title was never transferred into the new owners name.
  • REG 262 -  Vehicle/Vessel Transfer and Reassignment Form
Owner Deceased - The titled owner(s) are deceased and the title is not signed.
  • REG 5 - Affidavit For Transfer Without Probate California Titled Vehicles or Vessels Only


Document Descriptions
  • REG 5 - Affidavit For Transfer Without Probate California Titled Vehicles or Vessels Only
    A single-page form requiring the name of the titled owner and the date of death.
  • REG 166 - Lien Satisfied/Title Holder Release
    A single-page form requiring the lien holder’s details and a notary signature.
  • REG 256 - Statement of Facts
    A two-page form used to correct any data errors made on a vehicle title.
  • REG 262 -  Vehicle/Vessel Transfer and Reassignment Form
    A single-page multipurpose form that combines odometer disclosure, bill of sale, and power of attorney.

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