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Old 08-22-2008, 09:38 AM   #1
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Advice for buying a used trailer

Do I need to worry about title? If the trailer has no title is that something I should worry about?
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Old 08-22-2008, 09:39 AM   #2
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No, you don't need a title. You just go down and get the tags and tell it was custom built and tell them the weights.
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Old 08-22-2008, 09:39 AM   #3
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nop, all you have to do is go to the tax office and get the registration as 'homemade trailer" and you're set.
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Old 08-22-2008, 09:43 AM   #4
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sweet! Thanks guys!
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Old 08-22-2008, 10:24 AM   #5
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guess that makes it really easy to steal a trailer doesn't it?
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Old 08-22-2008, 10:31 AM   #6
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guess that makes it really easy to steal a trailer doesn't it?
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Old 08-22-2008, 11:16 AM   #7
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or if the trailer owner currently has plates, just transfer his current registration. get his registration receipt and fill out a form u130 title transfer. after u get it, check the bearings and make sure they're lubricated.
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Also, if you do need to renew the registration, you can renew it for 2 years. TxDOT doesn't really advertise it, but you can renew for 2 years on ANY vehicle and save some money.
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what if the trailer currently doesn't have any plates? is it safe/prudent to drive it home? It's supposedly has working lights.
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