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To find the lien holder of a vehicle, the registered owner of the vehicle will have to apply for a duplicate title. The VIN will be necessary to obtain the duplicate title. The lien holder will be listed on the duplicate title.

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Q: How do you find the lien holder if you only have the VIN of the car and no paperwork but you do have the car?
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