Beware Texas Temporary Tags on Used Cars

Beware Texas Temporary Tags on Used Cars

Buying used cars can be tricky. A car’s history is everything regarding its current standing, both mechanically and legally. A new report from a Nevada DMV warns used car buyers of buying anything with a “Texas buyer” permit. 

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What is a “Texas buyer” permit? 

According to CBS 8 News Now, the Nevada DMV says they have seen a rash of shady used car permits, commonly used to hide nefarious legal issues with a used car. The DMV warns buyers that the Compliance Enforcement Division has already seized hundreds of these tags.