Tag Archives: vehicle registration

CHP asks for public’s help to crack down on out-of-state plates

It may be fun to play the out-of-state-plate game while on long road trips in the Golden State. But some of those vehicles and their owners may actually reside here in California and are costing the state millions of dollars … Continue reading

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Don’t stand in line, DMV has other options

Remember when a trip to the DMV required taking a day off from work to stand in line and wait for your number to be called? Those days are over, as much of what you need to accomplish can be … Continue reading

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Dispelling vehicle registration change rumors

Dear Street Smarts, Q: Vehicle registration renewal: We’ve got big changes coming up in next two years — have you written about this? Starting in 2012, registration renewals will be for two years, starting with license plates ending in even … Continue reading

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Renewing your vehicle registration when a notice didn’t come in the mail

Today’s Street Smarts inspiration comes from the Department of Vehicles. If your car registration renewal is due soon, but you haven’t received your registration notice in the mail, you can still beat your deadline without incurring a late fee by … Continue reading

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CHP cracks down on out-of-state registration scofflaws

If your neighbors have been driving a car with license plates from Oregon for the entire time you’ve lived next to them, the California Highway Patrol encourages you to report them. “Every year, the state loses millions of dollars in … Continue reading

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