Vehicle history and recall information

National Motor Vehicle Title Information System​Consumers can now obtain a vehicle's title brand history, odometer data and other basic vehicle information to make better-informed purchasing decisions.

Vehicle history

The U.S. Department of Justice offers access to an online computer system that helps protect states and consumers from automobile fraud. The National Motor Vehicle Title Information System, or NMVTIS, is available to consumers and is accessible through a third-party, fee-for-service website.

Wisconsin vehicle title information is available through NMVTIS. Other states participate in NMVTIS, so consumers can easily get information on vehicles titled in these states as well.

Vehicle recalls

The U.S. Department of Transportation, NHTSA,​ provides a search tool where you may check whether your vehicle has not been repaired as part of a safety recall. Visit and enter your vehicle identification number.​