How to Replace a Lost or Stolen Car Title in Michigan | YourMechanic Advice

How to Replace a Lost or Stolen Car Title in Michigan

There are plenty of important documents we are responsible for keeping safe, your car title is one of them. This piece of paper proves that you are the registered owner of your vehicle, which is vital if you plan on selling it, transferring ownership, or registering your vehicle in another state. Even with your best intentions, life happens and you can end up losing this car title, damaging it, or even having it stolen. If any of these has happened then you will be able to apply for a duplicate title to be sent to you.

In the state of Michigan the process is relatively simple. Here are the steps involved.

  • Find your nearest Secretary of State (SOS) branch office so you can go in person and obtain the Application for Michigan Vehicle Title (Form TR-11L).

  • Be sure to have ID on you when you visit the SOS branch, your state ID card or driver's license are acceptable forms of ID.

  • Be sure to have the fee with you, which is $15 for a duplicate title.

  • As far as the timeline goes, it usually takes about 10 days to be sent to you after the form is processed.

  • Sometimes you can be in a situation where you need the title fast. If that's the case there are some SOS branches that offer "instant titling services". These ones provide same day titles. Just be sure to call in advance to ensure you qualify for this process.

  • Keep in mind all of the owners must sign the form and be there in person with proper identification. An Appointment of Agent form can be used if the owners aren't all able to be there.

You can find more information about replacing a lost or stolen car title in Michigan by visiting the state’s Department of Motor Vehicles site.


Schedule Brake Pad Replacement
Service Area

$124.92 - $448.62

Price range for all vehicles
Average rating from 12,254 customers who received a Brake Pads Replacement.

The statements expressed above are only for informational purposes and should be independently verified. Please see our terms of service for more details

Excellent Auto Repair Ratings.

4.2 Average Rating

Auto Repair

Service Hours

7 AM - 9 PM

7 days a week

Phone Number

Phone Hours

Mon - Fri / 6 AM - 5 PM PST

Sat - Sun / 7 AM - 4 PM PST

Address

We come to you at no extra charge

Guarantee

12-month/12,000-mile warranty

Service Area

Recent Brake Pad Replacement reviews

Excellent Rating


YourMechanic Brake Pad Replacement Service

Average Rating

4.9/5

Number of Reviews

12,254

Rating Summary
11,707
348
73
35
91
11,707
348
73
35
91

Bryant

11 years of experience
407 reviews
Bryant
11 years of experience
Ford Fusion - Brake Pads Replacement (Front, Rear) - Indianapolis, Indiana
Bryant has done great work on my car before, the latest work is no exception. He's very flexible, and goes the extra mile to get you back on the road.
Scion iA - Brake Pads Replacement (Front) - Carmel, Indiana
This is my first time using this service. I am very happy with it. Bryant was very knowledgeable and did quality work. I will use this service more regularly.

Augustine

11 years of experience
57 reviews
Augustine
11 years of experience
Volkswagen Passat - Brake Pads Replacement (Front, Rear) - Albuquerque, New Mexico
He’s amazing! Did a wonderful job on my brakes and was extremely knowledgeable, and a real fun guy to be around as well!

Jimmi

25 years of experience
68 reviews
Jimmi
25 years of experience
Mazda CX-9 - Brake Pads Replacement (Rear) - Orlando, Florida
Jimmi was wonderful. He was on time, knowledgeable, and completed work in a timely manner. He went above and beyond with helpful tips and recommendations. We will be using him for all our family vehicles.

Robert

3 years of experience
4 reviews
Robert
3 years of experience
Toyota RAV4 - Brake Pads Replacement (Rear) - Tacoma, Washington
Came right on time! Had all the necessary tools to finish the job. After the test drive, he gave me an update on my car. Topped off my fluids and disinfect the inside. Well recommend!!

Need Help With Your Car?

Our certified mobile mechanics make house calls in over 2,000 U.S. cities. Fast, free online quotes for your car repair.

GET A QUOTE