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Frequently asked questions when searching for a vehicle.

Do you have to be a dealer to purchase a vehicle here?

No, you do not have to be a dealer to purchase a vehicle here.

Do you have to have a special license to purchase a vehicle here?

No, you don not need a special license to purchase a vehicle here.

Do all your vehicles have salvage titles?


What kind of guarantee or warranty do you offer?

All of our vehicles are sold as is where is. We do not offer any guarantees or warrantees.

Can I purchase a salvage title vehicle?

Yes, anyone can purchase up to five salvage title vehicles a year. A valid Government issued ID (Drivers License, Passport) and signed documentation are required.

What do I need to purchase a car here?

A valid government issued ID, preferably a Drivers License or Passport.

Do you finance?

Sorry, Prestige Auto Brokers does not finance.

Are your prices negotiable?

Yes, all of our prices are negotiable within reason.

What types of payments do you accept?

We accept cash, wire transfers, verifiable cashier's checks and Credit Cards.

Do you accept business and personal checks?


If I purchase a vehicle, how much of a deposit must I leave?

All deposits are based on a percentage of the agreed upon price. Ask your Salesperson for details.

After I put down a deposit, how long do I have to pay?

We like to finalize all transaction within two (2) weeks.

What would happen if I decide I do not want a vehicle after I put down a deposit?

Deposits are non refundable. We always recommend that you be absolutely sure you want to purchase the vehicle before putting a deposit on it.

What type of fees are there on top of the agreed upon price?

Sales tax, a $5.00 e-tag fee (if applicable), and a $25.00 documentary fee is charged to all non-Dealer transactions.

Must I pay sales tax if I am exporting a purchased vehicle?

You must pay sales tax on all Salvage Title vehicles unless you are a government recognized Auto Dealer with proper documentation. Individuals have 30 days to export the vehicle & receive a tax refund from their export broker, or petition the state for a refund.

If I pay off my vehicle do I have to move it the same day?


Can I get a temporary tag when I buy a vehicle?

Only if the vehicle is NOT a salvage title vehicle and has a current Texas state inspection sticker.

If I purchase a vehicle, can I drive it off of the lot?

Only Clear title vehicles may be driven off the lot. It is illegal to operate a salvage title vehicle on a public street.

Can I change the name on the title of the car I bought?

Once the vehicle has left the lot we will not change the name on the title, no exceptions.

Can you leave a title open?

No. No exceptions.

Can I purchase a vehicle for someone else?

Yes. We require a valid drivers license and that they come in to sign documentation as required by law, if applicable.

Can I bring my children to your Lot?

We strongly suggest your children remain at home when you visit us. If you do bring children onto the lot, you do so at your own risk! We must insist you keep them close at all times.

What is a flood vehicle?

A vehicle that has been in a flood and has had at least some water in it.

Do you have wreckers to deliver my purchased vehicle?

No but, we can assist with transportation.

I am a dealer, what type of information do you need from me?

Copies of the owners Drivers License, Dealers License, Salvage license (if applicable), and sales and use tax permit. If you have additional authorized buyers, please supply a list of names along with a copy of their Drivers License.

What does "OT with insurance on the front" mean?

This is a Clear title that was titled in an Insurnace Co. name. This may or may not show a salvage history.

Can I pay for my car with a credit card?

We have limits for credit card transactions. Speak with your salesperson for details.