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Have a question the dealers dmv department put wrong

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have a question the dealers dmv department put wrong lienholders name on the registration...ive called the dealers dmv department to fix it and they just give me the run around ...want can I do?
JA: Regulations vary from place to place, so can you tell me what state this is in?
Customer: in California
JA: Has any paperwork been filed?
Customer: no
JA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?
Customer: cost I'm a poor man sorry
Submitted: 1 month ago.
Category: Real Estate Law
Expert:  Leena Kamat replied 1 month ago.

Hello! It looks like you would need the provide the lienholder a completed Reg 256 form (https://www.dmv.ca.gov/portal/wcm/connect/5a40cbcc-a9a9-4a42-ac43-a8564fa552c0/reg256.pdf?MOD=AJPERES) and have them mail it with the certificate of title to:

Department of Motor Vehicles
Vehicle Registration Operations
PO Box 942869
Sacramento, CA###-##-####/p>

More info is at https://www.dmv.ca.gov/portal/dmv/?1dmy&urile=wcm:path:/dmv_content_en/dmv/pubs/brochures/howto/htvr17

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Expert:  Leena Kamat replied 1 month ago.

Please let me know if you need any clarifications, or please provide a positive rating. Thanks!