I want to purchase a vehicle, but the current owner doesn't have a title. The cost will be $5,000. Can I apply for a surety bond? How do I do that? If the vehicle does not meet the criteria for a certification of ownership, they can begin the surety bond process. Please visit the following link for more information. Surety Bond Process January 07, 2021 20:44 Related articles What is the surety bond process? How do I title and register a vehicle that I inherited?