Buying a Vehicle

  • Title Histories

    Vehicle title and registration histories are purchased through the Record Sales Unit. If you do not have a Record Lookup Account with the Department of State, you must complete a record request form for each title history.

  • Michigan's Auto Lemon Law

    If you own or lease a new vehicle that has lingering defects, you may have legal remedies under Michigan's Auto Lemon Law.

  • Protect yourself against flood-damaged vehicles: Know before you buy

    When hurricanes and floods hit, they can leave hundreds of thousands of water-damaged vehicles in their wake, some of which may ultimately end up for sale at auctions, dealerships . . .