Free Texas VIN Check in 3 Easy Steps
Buying a used car in Texas? Make sure you get the best value for your money. Take your time. Research the background of the vehicle to make sure you are not getting a lemon. A little VIN search can save you from serious future headaches. Run a free Texas VIN check and llicense plate search and get access to our over 8 million cars registered in the state of Texas in 3 easy steps.
- Get the VIN of the vehicle you want to buy.
- Enter the VIN into the search box. Hit “Check VIN” and wait a few seconds.
- View and/or download the 10-page report or enter email address to receive a copy via email.
VinCheck.info gathers information on thefts, accidents, sales, titles, specifications, and more from official US government sources across the country. These information are collated into a database to provide free vehicle history to the public.
Texas Resources for Car Drivers and Owners
Texas (nicknamed Lone Star State) is the 2nd most populous state, with a population of approximately 28,995,881 people. Located in the South Central region of the United States, the state is divided among 254 counties spanning 268,581 square miles. The largest cities in Texas are Houston, San Antonio, Dallas, Austin (capital), Fort Worth, El Paso, Arlington, Corpus Christi, Plano, and Laredo. There are 8,313,623 automobiles registered in Texas as of 2019.
The Texas Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV) provides vehicle title and registration services, including information on buying and selling a vehicle, and consumer protection for vehicle-related issues.
Texas Vehicle Information Request
If you were a lien holder or a person entrusted by a financial institution to handle lien-related affairs, you may access additional vehicle information once you register in the Electronic Title And Lien Program:
The process of joining can be found in the link. If you cannot find the information you need in the page, send your queries to [email protected].
Other Resources for Car Drivers/Owners
- Emissions and Safety Inspection Locations
- Vehicle Safety Ratings
- Vehicle Recalls by VIN
- Automotive Market Values
- Automotive Reviews
Why Should I Run a Texas VIN Check?
Check for accidents. If you are buying used, never make a purchase without going through the vehicle history report. It is possible that the vehicle has been involved in an accident. With the help of a VIN check, you can verify the condition of the vehicle you’re about to buy. According to the 2019 Texas Crash Report, the fatality rate for 2019 was 1.26 deaths per hundred million vehicle miles traveled. The total number of motor vehicle traffic fatalities were 3,623 people and 256,797 persons were injured.
Check for thefts. According to the FBI’s 2019 Crime in US reports, Texas had a total of 77,489 incidents of motor vehicle theft in 2019. Checking the VIN number is important when buying a used car to find out if it has been reported as stolen.
Check for title brands. Learning about the vehicle’s title, whether it has been marked as salvage or flood-damaged can help you avoid buying a lemon. Flooding, tornados, hurricanes, hail storms, and wildfires are common occurrences in the state. As of January 2021, Texas ranks as 1st most disaster-prone state with 360 major disaster declarations since 1953.
Check for other critical information and records. Our free VIN check offers a range of crucial checks including:
- Vehicle Specifications
- Safety Ratings
- Market Value
- Fuel Efficiency
- Warranty/Manufacturer Recall
- Title Records
- Sales Records
- Lien Records