Category Archives: Dealers and Manufacturers

Motor Vehicle Dealer Training Seminar – Fort Worth

Motor Vehicle Dealers and Industry: We are pleased to announce our Motor Vehicle Dealer Training Seminar on September 19th & 20th 2018, in Fort Worth, Texas.  This presentation will be a broad overview of the rules and regulations surrounding the … Continue reading

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New Web Addresses for Several Online Applications

Please review and distribute as appropriate. As of Friday, August 3, 2018, several Texas Department of Motor Vehicles (TxDMV) online applications will have new web addresses. Customers who access one of these applications from an old web address will be … Continue reading

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Correction of Error – Adopted 43 TAC §219.2, §219.34, §219.35, and §219.36

Correction of Error – Adopted 43 TAC §219.2, §219.34, §219.35, and §219.36 Please review and distribute as appropriate. A Correction of Error for adopted changes to the Texas Administrative Code, which affect Chapter 219 was published in the Texas Register. … Continue reading

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Completed: Scheduled Maintenance (07/29/2018 @ 11:20 AM Central Time)

Good morning, The scheduled maintenance was completed as of 9:30 AM Central Time this morning, 07/29/2018.  If you experience new issues please contact the Service Desk. If you would like to speak to a Service Desk representative, please call us … Continue reading

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Reminder: Scheduled Maintenance (07/29/2018 @ 5:00 AM Central Time)

Good afternoon, On Sunday, July 29, 2018, the Texas Department of Motor Vehicles (TxDMV) will be performing system maintenance that will require a system outage.  The duration of the maintenance is scheduled for up to five (5) hours beginning at … Continue reading

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July 2018 Registration Manual Update

Please review and distribute as appropriate. The latest update to the Motor Vehicle Registration Manual (attached) is now available via Registration and Title System (RTS) workstations and at www.txdmv.gov. We welcome your feedback and encourage you to email any comments … Continue reading

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Initial Notification: Scheduled Maintenance (07/29/2018 @ 5:00 AM Central Time)

Good afternoon, On Sunday, July 29, 2018, the Texas Department of Motor Vehicles (TxDMV) will be performing system maintenance that will require a system outage.  The duration of the maintenance is scheduled for up to five (5) hours beginning at … Continue reading

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July 2018 Salvage/Nonrepairable Motor Vehicle Manual Update

Please review and distribute as appropriate. The latest update to the Salvage/Nonrepairable Motor Vehicle Manual (attached) is now available via Registration and Title System workstations and at www.txdmv.gov. We welcome your feedback and encourage you to email any comments or … Continue reading

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July 2018 Motor Vehicle Title Manual Update

Please review and distribute as appropriate. The latest update to the Motor Vehicle Title Manual (attached) is now available via Registration and Title System workstations and at www.txdmv.gov. We welcome your feedback and encourage you to email any comments or … Continue reading

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Motorcycle Dealerships Notification

ATTENTION ALL MOTORCYCLE DEALERSHIPS It has come to our attention that not all motorcycle dealerships in Texas are including destination (freight) charges and dealer prep fees (handling) in the advertised sales price of motorcycles on their websites.  According to Texas … Continue reading

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Adopted 43 TAC §219.2, §219.34, §219.35, and §219.36

Adopted 43 TAC §219.2, §219.34, §219.35, and §219.36 Please review and distribute as appropriate. The Texas Department of Motor Vehicles (TxDMV) has published in the Texas Register adopted changes to the Texas Administrative Code, which affect Chapter 219. The adopted … Continue reading

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Adopted 43 TAC §§217.122, 217.123, 217.125-217.130

Adopted 43 TAC §§217.122, 217.123, 217.125-217.130 Please review and distribute as appropriate. The Texas Department of Motor Vehicles (TxDMV) has published in the Texas Register adopted changes to the Texas Administrative Code, which affect Chapter 217. The adopted Texas Register … Continue reading

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Adopted 43 TAC §57.18 and Withdrawn §§57.48-57.52

Adopted 43 TAC §57.18 and Withdrawn §§57.48-57.52 Please review and distribute as appropriate. The Automobile Burglary and Theft Prevention Authority (ABTPA) has published in the Texas Register adopted changes to the Texas Administrative Code, which affect §57.18. The remaining rules included … Continue reading

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Adopted 43 TAC Section 218.13

Adopted 43 TAC §218.13 Please review and distribute as appropriate. The Texas Department of Motor Vehicles (TxDMV) has published in the Texas Register adopted changes to the Texas Administrative Code, which affect §218.13.  The adopted Texas Register language is attached … Continue reading

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Proposed 43 TAC Section 215.155 Amendments

Proposed 43 TAC §215.155 Please review and distribute as appropriate. The Texas Department of Motor Vehicles (TxDMV) has published in the Texas Register proposed changes to the Texas Administrative Code, which affect §215.155.  These proposed changes are posted for public … Continue reading

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Salvage Motor Vehicle Dealer Training Seminar – Lubbock

Salvage Motor Vehicle Dealers and Industry: We are pleased to announce our Salvage Motor Vehicle Dealer Training Seminar on July 20th, 2018, in Lubbock, Texas.  This presentation will be a specific overview of the rules and regulations surrounding the salvage … Continue reading

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Motor Vehicle Dealer Training Seminar – Lubbock

Motor Vehicle Dealers and Industry: We are pleased to announce our Motor Vehicle Dealer Training Seminar on July 19th, 2018, in Lubbock, Texas.  This presentation will be a broad overview of the rules and regulations surrounding the motor vehicle dealer … Continue reading

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Proposed 43 TAC §217.27 – Extension of Comment Period

Proposed 43 TAC §217.27 – Extension of Comment Period Please review and distribute as appropriate. Please find the attached Extension of Comment Period for 43 TAC §217.27, which was published in the In Addition section of the Texas Register on … Continue reading

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Proposed 43 TAC §215.85

  Proposed 43 TAC §215.85 Please review and distribute as appropriate. The Texas Department of Motor Vehicles (TxDMV) has published in the Texas Register proposed changes to the Texas Administrative Code, which affect Chapter 215, §215.85. These proposed changes are … Continue reading

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RTB #002-18 Improper Issuance of Temporary Tags for Courtesy Delivery Vehicles

Please review and distribute as appropriate. Thank you, Jeremiah Kuntz, DirectorVehicle Titles and Registration DivisionTexas Department of Motor Vehicles Attachment If you have any questions concerning this communication, please contact your local TxDMV Regional Service Center.   RTB_002-18_Improper_Issuance_of_Temporary_Tags_for_Courtesy_Delivery_Vehicles.pdf Source: Dealers … Continue reading

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Resolved: webDEALER/eTAG Available (06/21/2018 @ 9:25 AM Central Time)

Good morning,   The eTAG system was available as of 9:00 AM Central Time this morning, 06/21/2018. If you experience new issues with the eTAG system please contact the service desk.   The statewide ticket for this issue is: 185322 … Continue reading

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Initial Notification: webDEALER/eTAG Unavailable (06/21/2018 @ 7:30 AM Central Time)

Good morning,   An issue has been identified at the State Data Center which is affecting multiple state agencies. Due to this issue, all TXDMV Information systems are currently unavailable. State Data Center support staff are working to resolve the issue. An … Continue reading

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Completed: Unscheduled Maintenance: webSub and webDEALER/eTAG (06/13/2018 @ 08:30 PM Central Time)

Good evening, The maintenance impacting the webSub and webDEALER/eTAG systems was completed as of 8:30 PM Central Time this evening, 06/13/2018. If you experience issues after the maintenance window, please contact the Service Desk. If you would like to speak to … Continue reading

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Initial Notification: Unscheduled Maintenance: webSUB and webDEALER/eTAG (06/13/2018 @ 8:00 PM Central Time)

Good afternoon, On Wednesday, June 13, 2018, the Texas Department of Motor Vehicles (TxDMV) will be performing maintenance that will impact the webSUB and webDEALER/eTAG systems. The duration of the maintenance is scheduled for up to 30 minutes beginning at … Continue reading

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Titles Misprinted With Beneficiary Remark

Please review and distribute as appropriate. Registration and Title System (RTS) Release 9.1.0 introduced functionality allowing a beneficiary to be designated on the Texas title.  A defect in Release 9.1.0 caused the BENEFICIARY remark to print on all titles printed … Continue reading

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