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DMV Reg Agent License

Overnight Service

Private Title Transfers

DMV Vehicle Verifications

Duplicate Title Applications

Prices start at $ 40. per vehicle

Avoid the DMV & Renew Your Car License Plate

We need your license plate & the last 4 of the VIN

Azita 415-730-3137 Licensed Registration Agent 93711


Vehicle History 101

We cover these topics in our car dealer class:

Dealership License Type: Wholesale, Retail or Autobroker
What type of dealer license is right for you? We will explain the benefits of each type of license.

DMV License Requirements
We explain just who can get a Dealer License and all of your required items.

Dealership Location
Your choice of Dealership License Type will dictate your location requirements. You will always need an Office.

DMV Forms Kit
Our exclusive Retail Dealer Forms Kit makes compliance EZ & simple. $75.

Dealer Auction Access
You and your staff will gain auction access to dealer only auctions across the state & beyond.

DMV Advertising Regulations
We explain how to legally advertise and how a wholesaler can sell to the public.

DMV Dealer Examination
We make sure you can pass this exam. We make it EZ for you.

NICB Stolen Vehicle Query
Every student learns how to check the VIN for free to identify stolen vehicles prior to purchase.

DMV Software for Lender Access
Exclusive access to DMV Dealer Management Software to access over 100 lenders with one application.

Branded Title Identification
Car Dealer Attorneys are making branded title sales almost impossible.

Dealer Activities Which Are Not Lawful
Compliance is simple & EZ. We help you avoid simple mistakes. Even simple mistakes get experienced dealers into trouble.

Out of State & Out of Country Sales
Exporting vehicles can be very good business but the correct paperwork is essential.

Dealer Plates & Personal Use Reporting
Dealer Plates are like gold but require special handling to be completely legal. Personal Use must be reported monthly to the CDTFA. We show you how.

DMV Registration Agent 101
We can teach you how to issue license plates & reg stickers in house with the DMV BPA system. If that is not for you we are fully licensed to process your dealer vehicle sales.

Vehicle History Disclosure
We only use VINAudit with special pricing for our dealer students.

Drafted Dealer Sales
We will show you how to mrket your services to local wholesalers.

Car Dealer 101 in California

DMV Renewal Certificate

TriStar Motors

is the oldest & largest

car dealer school in California.

DMV Certified since 1998.

Our home study program

for DMV car dealer continuing education

is fast, efficient and easy to follow.

Priority Mail delivery from USPS

included in our $ 68. fee.

Express Mail delivery from USPS

included in our $ 118. fee.

We need a copy of your photo ID

and we need a copy of your dealers license.

Text your documents to:


Fax: 1-888-948-1795


or call 800-901-5950

and we will take care of you.

Car Dealer 101 Instructor Sonia Haloulos 619-647-7324