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My name is Jay Smith and I'm the CEO of Maine-ly Titles, Inc.  Since 2001, we've helped thousands of people just like you obtain legal vehicle titles.

It can be very difficult or, in some cases, impossible to get a vehicle title in your state on your own.  Additionally, information about how to get a title is hard to find and is often inaccurate.  This is because every state has different title laws and most of them are very tough.

That's where our title specialists come in.  They can get you a new title by working on your behalf to get a title or registration in a state with favorable laws, such as Maine or Arizona.  They'll provide you with the proper paperwork that you can take to your local DMV to either get a new state title or registration.

Our innovative system is unique because it's 100% online.  Once your title order has been placed, the system will figure out what paperwork is needed based on your vehicle information and your state of residence.  Using this information, a title specialist will be assigned to you.  Their top priority is to make sure you get the title you need as quickly as possible.

There are many possible reasons why you need a new title.  Regardless of your situation, we're here to make that happen.  If you ever have any questions please email us at titlehelp@mainelytitles.com or call us toll free at 1-877-886-8848.

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Iowa Lost Car Title Vehicle Title Replacement Service

Iowa Lost Car Title Vehicle Title Replacement Service

If you have lost your Iowa car title or the title for an automobile, truck, motorcycle, motor home or other motor vehicle or trailer, GetNewTitle.com provides fast guaranteed service for replacing lost car titles. We have helped Iowan from Davenport to Sioux City and Waterloo to Dubuque, Des Moines and everyplace in between.

We can also help you with titles for boats and recreational vehicles, personal watercraft, classic and antique cars, custom built kit cars or vehicles rebuilt from salvage.

We also get replacement titles for abandoned, impounded, towed, unclaimed, junk to salvage vehicles and titles for importing or exporting cars and other vehicles.

And, getting a new title for vehicles purchased or sold at private or public sale or auction.

We are lost and missing title replacement experts! We work nationwide and we know how to get the job done in the great state of Iowa with the Iowa Motor Vehicle Division.

No case is too complicated. When you sign up for our vehicle title service , we will get you any lost car title for your vehicle or any replacement auto title ... any make, any model, any year, any state or your money back, it's guaranteed we will find the titles fast!

Get a new title NOW! Safe, secure* credit card payments accepted online or call our operators, NOW! 1-877-886-8848 Hours 9am - 12am EST.if we are not available please leave your Name, Phone Number, year and make of vehicle and State you reside in. Thank you.

The main office of GetNewTitle.com is located on the banks of the Penobscot River in Brewer, Maine. We employ Title Specialists located in satellite offices around the country who provide unparalleled customer service in obtaining titles for individuals and companies nationwide. Since 2001 Mike "The Title Guy" Rolnick has assisted residents in Maine - where he is a Statutory Agent - with their registration and title needs. In 2003, Mike recruited his cousin Jay "The Title Guy" Smith as company CEO to expand what is now our nationwide operation.

Every state follows pretty much the same requirements for getting a replacement title but the procedures for running the gauntlet are different. A vehicle title (or a car title) is a legal form, establishing a person or business as the legal owner of a vehicle. Vehicle titles in Iowa are issued by the Iowa Motor Vehicle Division.

The certificate of title normally specifies:


  1. Identifying information about the vehicle, normally at minimum its vehicle identification number, make, and year of manufacture.
  2. Technical information about the vehicle to define its taxation regime, such as its gross vehicle weight and motive power.
  3. The name and address of the purchaser or "registered owner" who would normally possess and use it.
  4. If money is owed on the vehicle, the name of the lien holder or "legal owner" to whom this money is owed.


When a vehicle is financed, the certificate of title is normally held by the lender, who must release it to the purchaser once the balance is paid off. When a car is sold from one owner to another, the title must be transferred to the new owner. This is achieved by requesting approval by the Iowa VMD.

Below is a summary only for the state of Iowa, please contact your local DMV for specifics if more information is required.

Some states issue titles, some don't! What?! Well, according to the manufacture year you may need a Registration instead. Note: Vehicles owned by the government may be treated differently.


Title Issuing State: Yes – All motor vehicles, trailers, and semi-trailers when driven or moved upon the highway and mobile and manufactured homes must be titled.

Title Application: Submitted to the County Treasurer’s office. Hand-written applications are accepted along with applications by mail.

Title Fee and Replacement Title Fee: $10.00 plus a $5.00 surcharge

Title Only Issued: No – unless under certain circumstances with licensed dealers.

Fast Title Service: No – Title is usually issued at the time of filing the application. Replacement Title processing is 5 days.

Boats: Boats are titled starting 1/1/88 and is limited to all vessels 17 feet and longer (except canoes, kayaks, and inflatable) or lien on boat. Personal watercraft operator is required a mandatory boater education for any person 12-17 who will operate a personal watercraft on Iowa waters.

Motorcycles: Title fee is $10.00 plus a $5.00 surcharge. Registration fee is $20.00 for the 1st through the 5th registration and $10.00 thereafter.

Mopeds: 2 or 3 wheeled vehicle with a max speed of 30 miles per hour. There is a title fee of $10.00 plus a $5.00 surcharge. The registration fee is $7.00 A bicycle safety flag must be displayed on the rear of the moped.

Safety Inspections: Not required in Iowa

Helmets Required: Not required in Iowa

Safety Belts: Yes - the driver and front passenger must wear properly adjusted and fastened safety belts.

Child Restraints Required: Yes –Children under one year of age and weighing less than 20 pounds should be secured in a rear facing restraint system that meets federal safety standards used in accordance with the manufacturers instructions. A child under six must be in a child restrain system, and a child who is at least six but less than 11 years of age must be secured by ether a child restraint system or a safety harness. See NHTA guidelines.

GetNewTitle.com respects your security - All personal consumer in formationsubmitted through this web site will be held confidential within the company and is NOT shared or sold to anyone.

4steps to acquiring your new title:
Place your title order online
Pay by credit card or PayPal
Send us the required documentation
Receive your title!
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