DMV REG 138 is to ensure your liability has been release on vehicle which has transferred interest. You may have sold, gifted or donated the vehicle. This form must be complete and sent to DMV within five calendar of transfer. This DMV form releases the owner from civil or criminal liability for any parking, abandonment, or operation of the vehicle occurring after the transfer date. Always make sure to Keep a copy of the REG 138 for your own records.
IMPORTANT NOTE: To fully release liability and not receive notices regarding parking, abandonment, or operation of the vehicle occurring after the transfer date. Require purchaser to partial transfer vehicle by posting fees. This will remove seller from all liability associated with vehicle.