If you have the title to your car in your name only with no lienholders is it your car?

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Vehicle Titles

If you are in possession of the car then you are all set. if the car has been sold 3 or 4 time in other states and titles have been issued by other states it may get a little sticky.

also if there is bankruptcy you may not be the legal owner of the vehicle. good luck

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You can do that at your local license plate renewal office.

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How old do you have to be to put a car in your name in Tennessee?

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