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If you already have insurance and trade in your car you have 10 days to notify your insurance company or your new car will not be covered.

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You need insurance before you can even drive it off the lot. Plates, how long varies by state... temp tags are usually good for 30 - 60 days.

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Do you have 30 days to get plates and insurance once you get a new vehicle?

No. You can not drive it off the lot on to the street without insurance. If you already have insurance you have 10 days to contact your insurance company or your new car will not be covered. As for plates, you are at the mercy of the State. Assuming the dealer paid the fees in due time

How long can one wait in the state of Arizona before putting a license plate on a recently purchased car?

Once you are issued the plates you MUST display them. Even if you have temporary plates (paper or cardboard) with an expiration date that has not yet passed, they become null and void once the vehicle has been issued permanent plates.

What happens if you fail a smog test and if you correct it how long does it take to get back results?

Normaly when you fail a smog test or e-check the technician gives you a paper stating why the vehicle failed and until it gets repaired the vehicle can't be issued new license plates or tags. Once the vehicle is reparied you can go back and have the vehicle tested again and get the results as soon as the test is finished. Once passed you get a paper stating the vehicle passed and can be issued new license plates and/or tags.

How long does dealer have to keep insurance on vehicles after bought?

a dealer should have a bond. The coverage on the vehicle is like having a liability policy. If the dealer was driving the car and had an at fault accident, he will have to pay for repairs on his vehicle and the bond will cover the other persons car. Once you buy a car from a dealer, you are responsible for purchasing insurance for the vehicle, the dealer is no longer liable. In fact, the dealer should require that you have insurance before you drive the vehicle off the lot.

Does the DMV get notified of a reposession if they have not found the car yet?

No. Only when the vehicle is repossessed and always once the licence plates are turned in.

Do you have to keep insurance on an unused car?

Not necessarily. If you never drive it you don't have to keep insurance. If you do use it, (at least once a month at best), you are required to have insurance as you have to have insurance anytime you are on the road with a motor vehicle.

Where can one find motor vehicle insurance companies online?

You can find motor vehicle insurance companies online from websites such as Cheap Car Insurance Network. Once on the website, enter in your Zipcode in the form at the top of the page to get a free customized quote.

Once your insurance expires how long do you have coverage?

If your insurance is expired you don't have insurance. You can find the exact minute of your insurance on your declaration page or your non-pay notice.

If you repossess your car do you have to continue insurance coverage on that vehicle?

I take it you mean, if your car IS repossessed. In that case, IF you dont plan to redeem it, NO. NO car, NO insurance. Once the lender repos the car, they are responsible for the insurance coverage.

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Physical damage coverage on an auto policy says that the insurance company has the option of paying to repair, replace, or pay the actual cash value of the vehicle. In the case where the damage to a vehicle's cost to repair is more than the ACV of the vehicle the vehicle is totalled and the company will pay the ACV of the vehicle. Sometimes when you buy a new vehicle without much or any downpayment you quickly get "upside down" in the loan. As the value of the car depreciates, the loan balance doesn't fall nearly as fast. For the first couple of years you owe more than the value of the vehicle. The insurance company has nothing to do with auto loan. GAP insurance was created to cover the difference in the ACV of the vehicle and the loan payoff. You can buy GAP insurance from the finance company or bank that financed the vehicle or from your insurance company. Purchasing from the insurance is much less expensive and you can drop the coverage once the loan balance falls below the value of the vehicle.

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