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Tesla needs to introduce a quicker "Ownership Transfer" process

Discussion in 'Model S' started by Jpballer88, Jun 27, 2018.

  1. Jpballer88

    Jpballer88 Member

    Apr 2, 2018
    Los Angeles
    It takes 7 or more days to process a Tesla ownership transfer when buying a Tesla from a private party. I would like to see a different process where you can transfer ownership of the car, and thus the app, in real time. I just purchased my 3rd one and am waiting on the title to be mailed from the credit union where I paid off the lien and do not have app access. AZ is too hot to not have the ability to turn on AC from day 1 ;) Thoughts?
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  2. XxCyberHackerxX

    Nov 18, 2014
    Your experience is interesting. When I bought my 2014 Model S from a private party it took tesla less than a hour to do the ownership transfer.
  3. FlashDrive

    FlashDrive Member

    May 8, 2018
    San Diego
    I had a similar problem, also with a credit union, but since the original owner had no other Tesla vehicles, he was comfortable relinquishing his account credentials to me. I loaded the app and logged in with his credentials and changed the password. Problem worked around in 10 minutes.

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