Can I check my balance or change my auto-recharge status via SMS? TEL3 Support Team Updated December 03, 2016 03:44 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 How do I add credit to my account? How do I place a call with TEL3? May I view my call history online? How do I log in to my account online? What if I forget my PIN? Comments 0 comments Article is closed for comments.