How to Transfer Your Car Title in Pennsylvania

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How to Complete an Auto Title Transfer in Pennsylvania
  • The buyer and seller will go together to a DMV title office to fill out the back of the title.
  • The buyer will submit the title, an application, ID, and proof of insurance.
  • The buyer will pay the applicable title transfer fees, sales tax, and registration fees.
  • Continue reading for details about car title transfers in Pennsylvania.

Buying and Selling a Vehicle


NOTE: When you buy a vehicle from a Pennsylvania motor vehicle dealer, they will usually handle your car title transfer and registration paperwork for you. Make sure you have PA car insurance, which is required for registration.


In a
private vehicle sale, both the buyer and seller are responsible for completing a DMV title transfer through the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT).


The
seller AND buyer must go to

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How to Get a Title to an Abandoned Vehicle: 10 Steps

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If you want to get the title to an abandoned vehicle, keep in mind that the process can be pretty complicated, and there are generally fees involved. To get started, locate the vehicle’s VIN number, which is typically located on the lower left corner of the dashboard. Then, give the VIN number to your local DMV so they can track down the vehicle’s owner. If they’re able to find the owner and the owner is willing to sell the vehicle, you can

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