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California DMV - Plates & HOV Stickers

Discussion in 'California' started by MikeK, Aug 19, 2012.

  1. TEG

    TEG TMC Moderator

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    I have had to get generic plates issued and then exchanged for the personalized every time I did it. Not sure if there is any way to avoid that.
    Also, note, it can be a LOOONNNNGGGG wait to get the personalized plates made and delivered to the DMV office of your choice.
     
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  2. MD JD

    MD JD Member

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    You have to exchange plate for plate. Unlikely you can do it with paper plate.
     
  3. dgcaste

    dgcaste Member

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    Anyone that recently asked for HOV decals, how long did it take for DMV to cash your check, and how long for the stickers in the mail? I want to mail mine in so the check gets cashed no sooner than January. With the amount of Teslas that have been selling I can imagine that the backlog has only gotten worse.
     

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