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Title Transfer Illinois

The Illinois Car Title Transfer Process

When you decide you're finally selling a car in Illinois, you will have to go through the process of signing over a car title in Illinois to the car's buyer. However, the Illinois DMV title transfer is simple and only requires that your printed name and signed name are the same on the title. You just simply sign your Illinois title and print your name in specific area, and get ready to get cash for your car in Illinois. Where exactly do you sign it though?

Where Do I Sign an Illinois Title?

Sign on the front of the title on the lower left side where it is marked "Signature(s) of Seller(s)”.

Print your name on the front of the title above “Printed Name(s) of Seller(s).”

Remember to always sign your title in blue or black ink. You can view our Illinois title examples to see where to sign and print your name specifically.

Can I Sell a Car in Illinois Without a Title?

The Illinois DMV requires a title to sell a vehicle. If your title is lost, duplicate titles can be obtained from the DMV.


Last Updated 4/23/2019


Title Transfer Fees Illinois

So, how much is a car title transfer in Illinois? The cost of a title transfer in Illinois is $95, and if you lost your Illinois title and need a replacement title it will cost you $95 as well. However, if you sell a car in Illinois with CarBrain we cover the title transfer fees AND do the paperwork for you! We make it as easy as possible and give you a fair price for your vehicle. Did I mention we offer free towing in 24-48 hours at your location?

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