Select a service to process vehicle history report requests. Your local DMV has a list of reputable providers.
Visit the website of the report provider. Find the box that allows you to enter the VIN, which is usually located on the front page of the website. Type in the full VIN, and click the submit button.
Enter your credit or debit card information to pay the fee associated with the vehicle report. Once the card has been approved, you can view the vehicle history report and information on the previous owner.