Can I check my balance or change my auto-recharge status via SMS? TEL3 Support Team Updated November 19, 2018 02:15 Follow YES. By sending an SMS to TEL3 (786-208-6586) you can do the following; Check your balance by texting "bal" Set your autorecharge status by texting "auto on" or "auto off" Related articles May I view my call history online? How do I update my account information? What if I forget my username and/or password? What if I forget my PIN? How do I add credit to my account? Comments 0 comments Article is closed for comments.