If a car was stolen and insurance denies the claim Reasons as late reporting to insurance company even when the police was informed and a police station diary was written and wireless message given?
If you were involved in a minor car accident turn on your hazard lights and pull of the road. Make sure you look write down the other driver's license plate number in case he drives off. Call the police as soon as possible. Exchange information with everyone who was involved in the accident and t...
Your finance car was stolen does your insurance claim go to your finance company to pay off the cars debt?
The monies from the insurance company will go towards the car payoff. Now, the insurance company is entitled to pay off the worth of the car. If the car is worth less than you owe, you may have to pay back the rest. For Example, say you owe $20,000.00 on a certain vehicle. The Blue Book(www.kelle...
that's pretty much grand theft auto right there so yesAlso, there may be additional charges for theft of government property, since police cars belong to the city or county. Seems like a case of guaranteed jail time.
if they are the ones that hit your car then yes, they or their insurance are the ones who have to pay.
How many days do you have to make a written report of a crash to the Dhsmv if a police officer did not write one?
If property damage appears to be over $500 and no report is written by an officer, you must make a written report of the crash to the Department of Highway Safety and Motor Vehicles within 10 days.
If your trying to get insurance for the first time and you were involved in an accident with a company car under there insurance and it was not your fault do you still have to tell the insurance polic?
I had a minor at fault accident with a company vehicle. I provided my current car ins co with a letter from my old car ins co stating that they did not pay a claim on this accident. My new ins company accepted it and ignored the accident. You can do as above although it is best to tell insurance ...
it could be the alternator not putting out any juice. the alt could b to blame but the regulator is more likely if it's an internal regulator there not that hard to change
Your car was repossessed when it was two days late Is this legal The dealer is trying to say you owe a late payment charge from the month before and this is the reason for the repossession?
Well??? DO you owe a late charge from the month before? IF NOT, call a local attorney ASAP for state/case specific advice. Very Simple. Tote-a-note car dealers make GOOD money by repoing cars ASAP when late.
Can you report a car stolen when you lend the car to someone and they get arrested in a different city which the car is not in the impound nor have you been informed of it's whereabouts?
No. You would be filing a fraudulent police report.
If a claim was filed 3 years ago but you were unable to pay the deductible is it too late to have the car repaired now?
yes, it sounds as if this is too long to wait.
What happens if am involved in a car accident as a passenger and your name does not appear in the police report?
Tell them that u where in the car accident and then u will get money
Can someone report a car stolen if they brought the car in for service and dont want to pay in Texas?
They will usually tell you to sue as it is a civil matterIf they do take a report and investigate it is almost certain that the person filing the complaint will be charged with "filing a false complaint" (what our police call it)The basis is: you take your vehicle in for repair, the dealer has th...
What if the repo company didn't get a 'hold' message not to repossess and they went ahead and took the car?
IF you payed current B4 it was repoed, then the lender will bring it back, uaually. If it was simply put on hold and repoed, you pay to get it back. The LENDER is responsible for repos.
Can a wife report a car stolen if the husband loaned it to his child but is hospitalized and not able to speak?
No, as long as the child can prove the parent was able to, and did, loan the car. The wife would be lying to cause the false prosecution of the child to whom the car was loaned and she would have filed a false police report. However, unless the permission is in writing the child should stop using...
What can you do if your car was dented during repossession but the repo men deny damaging it and noted on the condition report that it was towed with it?
You could sue the lender either in regular court or small claims court. You can represent yourself in either court. You can also hire an attorney and add his fees into the amount you are suing for. Take pictures of the damage and get several estimates to repair the damage from auto body shops. Se...
If you haven't made a car payment for a year can the bank or the repo man report the car as stolen and put a warrant out for your arrest?
James, why would you want to drive a car for a year and NOT pay on it?? Are you nuts?? LOL Turn the car in and this will go away. take it to a dealersip and leave it. When they call again, tell them you "saw" it at such and such dealership. Give them the name of the dealership so they can confirm...
What type of battery could I use to run a 12v car rear view camera and wireless transmitter as a monitoring camera without the car?
A 12 Volt deep cycle marine battery.
Are the police allowed to take your keys and make a parent or guardian pick them up. Even if you were sober and have a license?
It depends on what you did, and what age you are.
Will my insurance rates go up if I rear end someone and only my car is damaged and I make a claim to my insurance company to fix it?
Very likely yes. This is especially true since you are at-fault for the accident. (meaning you caused the accident).Some insurance companies reward loyalty and may have "accident forgiveness" program if you have been a long time customer with them.
Yes, because reguardless of what the company did after they took back the car, the fact still remains that it was repossesed.
Is there anyway to repo a car without reporting it stolen if your sibling has the car and is not making payments on it?
If the sibling has the car with permission, you CANT report it stolen. If you are listed on the TITLE as owner or co-owner, go get the car. If you are listed as leinholder, have some type of proof that sibling is in DEFAULT of a loan using the car as collateral, go get it or hire a repo agency to...
If you have renewed car tax disc on line and i Am waiting for it to arrive in the post can the police still fine me even though it should be on the database as being sent?
Yes. Your vehicle doesn't have the necessary tags on it. That is a violation. They are just going to tell you that you should have renewed earlier so that you weren't in violation.
The St. Louis police detectives has a hold on my auto which my son drives my son reported the auto stolen but the detectives don't believe him how do i get my car back from the towing company replevin?
Show the towing company proof that the car belongs to you. This could include a copy of the title or proof of insurance in your name.
If...it was impounded by the city or state for moving / non-moving violations. try calling the local PD.The tow could have been ordered by a bank/finance company if the loan payments are in arrears. The tow might have been ordered by a property owner if you park on their property without permissi...
A trailer was sold with a written contract and live in AZ It has been six months and they have failed to make all the payments as agreed What can you do legally to get the money or the trailer?
I'm not familiar with the specific laws in Az related to this situation, but as in most states, you probably have to get a judgment against the party in small claims court (assuming the amount of the claim does not exceed the jurisdiction of small claims in your state). If the party has other ass...
Can you report a vechile stolen if the person you sold it to is not making payments anymore and will not return the vechile back to you and you do not have a contract?
Absolutely. If they have your car, no legal documents to prove they own it (since they don't own it), and refuse to return it, it's a stolen car, and can be reported as such, but tell the police the truth, that you lent out the car for payments, and they didn't pay. They may or may not help, but ...
In a car repossession does the bank have the right to withhold information such as the name of the tow company?
No they don't, but let me tell you FORD did it to me for almost a week. And unless you have the $$ to sue them, they will drag it so the Repo People get more money for storage.
What if your car is taken without permission and a police car hit your car and causes damage to the police car and your car is your insurance liable.?
It depends on who is at fault. If the police car had his lights on, or otherwise was in the right, then the registered owner of the car at fault, will probably be liable, no matter who is driving, and, your insurance may not have to cover it. If the driver has proper insurance, they may cover it,...
Should the only key given when you bought your second hand car from a garage work automaticly as you can only key the door to open car?
When you buy a vehicle, it's supposed to come with a functioning key.
Can you have a car that your stepdaughter and you are co-purchasers on retitled in your name only and then report the car which she drives without permission as stolen?
If she has put any money towards the car payments no you can't. If you are just cosigners and you're footing the bill you most certainly can take her name off it. If she refuses to abide by your wishes after you take her name off then you can classify your vehicle stolen by her. It sounds like yo...
How bad is it to steal 10 dollars from someones car even if your friend did it and the guy you stole it from was a scumbag?
In some places it is breaking and entering, which may be a felony. It is a criminal act regardless of who the car belongs to.
Do you call the finance company or just take the car to the dealer if you want to do a voluntary repossession and do you need to inform the finance company you're taking it back or will the dealer?
call the finance company and tell them that you want to do a voluntary repossession and they will take it from there.
If you pay late have a wreck a week later can the ins co. cancel and refuse to pay even if they keep your money 30 days in SC?
You will need to read the agreement you have with your insurance. Usually, there is a grace period for payments. It sounds like your payment may have arrived after that period. If you are certain it did not, keep pursuing the issue. Perhaps you can get a copy of your cancelled check from the bank...
Can you be arrested if a repo man came to your house and then they called and said that your car has been reported stolen and criminal charges have been filed?
Well, common sense tells me that IF it was reported 'stolen", the cops would at least drive by and look.Certainly, charges filed would bring at least 2 cops to talk to you, dont you think? In some states, that can happen. Are you in one of those states?
1993 Honda Civic hatchback that you believe was stolen with a shaved key you got the car back and now the parking lights brake lights and dash lights stay on even with the engine off What is the cause?
Those systems you mentioned will work normally with the engine off, if you are saying that you cannot shut them off at all then the multi function switch for the lights is faulty or damaged.
Does a car company have the right to repossess a leased vehicle if it is fully insured and all payments are on time and are you obligated to take it back if it is unlawfully repossessed?
if a vehicle is unlawfully repossesed, you can get the vehicle back, and claim back all monies you have paid, and keep the vehicle without any further payments being made as long as you have proof you were up to date You are never relieved of the responsibility of paying for a vehicle or the leas...
Can you be sued for the remaining balance of a voluntary repo even if they haven't sold the vehicle yet and all the dealer finance company did was relocate it to one of their other locations?
yes. even though you gave it up you are in breach of contract. the main purpose was to sell that vehicle and not have to turn around and sale it again. the depreciation of a vehicle drop about 3,000 when it leaves a dealers parking lot. they have to continue to make payments on it since you can't...
If you are the owner of a car can your parents insure it and put you as secondary driver to save money?
Yes, they can. It might vary by state and insurance company, but if your parents insure it, and put you as a secondary driver, and one of them as a primary, it is legal. The problem is usually the insurance company will charge the premium based on the highest step (or highest risk) driver on the ...
You get a notice from police that your car was impounded but the towing company released it to the wrong person?
Sounds like grand theft auto to me .
Can a auto finance company call police authority to come reposes your car if several attempts have been made and the car was not at the location on file?
NO !!!!It is a civil matter the police will not get involved.
Why does the information display stay lit when you turn off the ignition and lock the car this is a company car and there is no one to ask?
Check the owner's manual first, then the manufacturer's web site. Many cars have a feature that allows the lights (including the dash lights) to stay on long enough to get out of the car and inside your destination before turning themselves off. Many are adjustable if you find out how.
If you lent out your car to a friend and he never came back on the time he said he would or doesnt come back at all. can you report it stolen?
Yes, and you have the advantage of knowing who stole your car and where he lives. The law enforcement officers would be very pleased to receive your report of this particular crime.
Can you report a car stolen if the person you had a rental contract with has not paid or returned the car and you do not know where their located?
Yes, you can report the car stolen. This is technically called a "Conversion", which means the car was converted to a stolen status because it was kept longer than the contract allowed. I would wait at least a week, and try several methods of contacting the renter before notifying the police. It ...
Is the problem fixed if a car was drifting to the right even on a flat road but after switching the two front tires it keeps central again?
Tires have different rolling resistance. One of the fromt must have a different rolling resistance one way but not the other. As long as it is going streight it is ok.
On the incline when sudden throttle was given to avoid retreat car gave a loud noise and there was burnt smell is anything wrong now the car seems to be okay pls help?
You overheated the clutch.As long as the clutch doesn't pulsate it's likely fine.
If you leased a new truck 3 months ago and now realize you can no longer make the payments but haven't been late yet should you go out and finance a cheap car before turning it as a voluntary repo?
Yes because the turn in on the lease will damage your credit and affect the loan rate on your car loan
How late does a car payment have to be before they can repo it your paymen is a 1week and 2days let but you was told if they did not it your car payment today by 12n you would go to jail and report it?
it really depends on If you had a title loan or by here pay here by the week,byweekly,or monthly or If your car is financed with a financial institution. title loan laws: if your two weeks behind they can repo you If your supposed to pay weekly If your supposed to pay every two weeks then it take...
If a car was hit by a delivery truck and witnesses can identify the company but did not get the plate number can the owner still get compensation?
Of course. If the witnesses are willing to sign an affidavit or whatever the is required. The license plate # is not really relevant as the company responsible for all its vehicles and drivers. In addition, the majority of companies know what area there drivers work in and the time, it shouldn't ...
If a 16-year-old living in North Carolina moves out of their house are they allowed to keep the car they got as a gift for their birthday even if the car is not in their name?
sorry i had to laugh about this one, NO you can't keep the car, it's not yours...the owners name is on the title :)
In Georgia Can a repossession company remove your car from your locked garage if the car was a gift and not in your name?
A repossession agency cannot enter a garage locked or otherwise to recover a vehicle unless the agent has a replevin (court) order to seize the vehicle. Additionally, a vehicle cannot be gifted in the usual sense, to another person unless there is a clear title, meaning the vehicle has been paid ...
Do you need to replace oil and filter a month later after replacing the head gasket on a diesel van even though it was done when the gasket was replaced?
It would be recommended if coolant had mixed with the engine oil before the head gasket was replaced.
What do you do if your car makes a thumping when you apply the brakes and slows at the same speed as the car?
If it is coming out of the front, it sounds like a loose brake caliper, or loose brake pads. I would get it looked at asap.sounds like disk was overheated and neads to be turned down. It usaually can be done once or twice before it needs replaced. If you ride the brakes or, going downhill hold th...
If a Car dealership advertises a car as fitted with a specific extra and when the car is bought this extra is discovered not to have been fitted are they obliged to then fit the item free of charge.?
If you can prove it was supposed to be installed. They may still refuse and then your only option is to sue them in small claims court. Did you not inspect the vehicle before taking delivery?
Isn't there a law stating that the company must sell the repossessed car within a reasonable distance in case the owner wanted to get the car back and is 6 hours away from the original place a bit far?
No. A legally repossesed car is the property of the bank. The bank can sell the car in any manner and wherever it chooses.
Do you have to have insurance if you do not own a car and This is in the state of OHIO and if so will your license be validated without the insurance?
if you do not own a car you do not have to have insurance the insurance is tied to the registration when you register plates for a car and that is how the state keep track of you for insurance purposes I live in Ohio
If you are a senior and thinking about having your car voluntarily repossessed and your daughter would then give you her car as a gift will the finance company have any rights to the second car?
No. As Stated They Would Have To Have A Lien On The Gift(Car) They Can Seek Judgement For Balance On Debt. The Car Is Yours They Have No Control Over Any Gifts You Recieve. GOD BLESS
yes, because once the coolant started to steam it would seep out.
Suppose you have 2 cars and the larger one is twice as massive as the smaller one If you and a friend push on them so there acceleration are equal how mus the forces applied to the car compare?
F=m*am1=2*m2f2/m2= a =f1/m1f2/m2 = f1/(2*m2)f2 = f1*m2/(2*m2)f2 = f1/2
Whose at fault when car a pulling out of the side of a road is hit by oncoming car b car b hit the back left bumper of car a it was snowing what is the legal recourse if car b's insurance denies liab?
Weather conditions make no difference in accidents. Drivers need to learn to compensate for this and be prepared to make changes without any warnings.As to the accident, looks like Car A failed to yield to Car B who clearly had right of way. Car B is not liable for this ... Car A caused the accid...
Does the cost of auto insurance depend on the car and where you live and do i have to pay more if im under 25 i live in Massachusetts im 24 and am asking about insurance for a corolla 1998?
The answer is yes to all of the above.You should shop around and compare prices AND check which insurance companies have the best reviews for customer satisfaction. You might be better off paying a little more to have a company who will work well with you than pay less and find out they aren't th...
If you are visiting the US from out of the country and want to buy a car to travel around in can you insure it in America?
Yes, insurance is usually available for just about every situation.
If you are going to order a vehicle and will not take possession for at least six weeks do you need insurance when placing the order?
You should contact your insurance company.NoThe seller might require it, but even if you had it, you could argue that the seller's coverage would apply since you hadn't taken possession of the vehicle. Almost always, the insurance follows the car, so if one of the seller's employees had an accide...
Is it legal if your car was repossessed and they want to charge you a storage and handling fee for all the articles in the car?
YES, the law requires them to charge it. http://www.dca.ca.gov/bsis/bsiscons.htm
When a car is sold to you and the seller hid information from you is he liable for any of the repairs?
Without a legal contract it is "Buyer Beware" or "Sold as is".
If a car following you was damaged when you went up a hill and were merely trying to extricate yourself can he say you were at fault?
I don't understand what you are trying to extricate yourself from, please be more clear and I will be able to assist you more. I extricated this bird from a piece of garbage.~
You were driving along and the lights started to fade on your car then a whirling noise started after which your car wont start as if the battery was dead what is it?
Defective alternator or broken alternator belt.
What can you do if a repossession agent called your home at midnight and disclosed to your neighbors the fact that your car was up for repossession and other personal information?
It is illegal to disclose that information to anyone not also on the car loan, unless you had given consent (usually in writing) to do so. Your neighbors can be contacted, however, if there is reason to believe that you no longer live at the residence and we need to verify that you had moved. How...
If I bought a car from a used car dealer over four months ago but he still has not given me the proper paper work to get license and registration what should I do?
if you have the contract with you saying when you brought the car. you can go down to your local dmv office and ask to speak to a dmv investigators. These are police officers assinged to insure that car sales men act with in the law.
When you start a car and put it in drive is there supposed to be a slight shake in the engine or should it be just as smooth as when in park?
When you are sitting with your foot on the brake and the engine running and you select drive, depending on the quality of your vehicle, there might be a slight jolt or thump as the engine is then suddenly trying to move the car along the ground. So if the tick-overspeed is too low the sudden extr...
If you back in to someone and they say they will Handle with out the insurance company but need a week or so to get estaments what should I do?
Don't believe them. Call your insurance company and let them handle it. If you don't, you could end up paying for something that you are not even responsible for. And the people could come back through their insurance company later and get you to pay again. The best thing is to call your insuranc...
If I bought a car from a used car dealer over four months ago but he still has not given you the proper paper work to get license and registrtion what should you do?
Contact the better business bureau in your area for assistance.You should also send a written notice to the car dealer asking for the needed paperwork. In the letter you need to give a reasonable date by which they must provide the paperwork. Send the letter by certified mail so you have proof yo...
Why would my 2002 Montero stall out when I come to a stop and be completely dead with no engine turnover no electrical as if the battery were dead and then start up again 5 to 30 mins later?
Check connections of battery cables at both ends of positive and negative cables.
If you have to brake suddenly and something from the back seat pushes your gear shift to reverse while car is in motion is this a valid loss claim?
It might be possible if you have full coverage insurance but this happened to my husband and it tore his transmission out and he had PLPD and they wouldn't do anything to help we ended up selling the car for $300.00
At minimum, you must satisfy (pay off) the lien. Talk to a dealership---NOT the one you plan to do business with, but call a different one---they can give you information. When you go to sell the car, keep in mind the lien amount in your overall price you want for the car. Make sure you get paper...
When you come to a stop and then you press on the gas to go why would your car jerk almost as if you were pressing on the brake?
it may be your egr flow that's connected to your egr valve. my car has that problem right now! its a Honda 98 accord v6.
My car has started vibrating when idle after our area was hit by a sever sandstorm What could be the reason n what to do Its a toyota prado lc120 2004-?
There could be a disconnection somewhere in the engine. Take your vehicle to a qualified mechanic to have it checked out for you.
My car has started vibrating when idle after our area was hit by a sever sandstorm What could be the reason n what to do Its a toyota prado lc120 2004?
Your car could be vibrating as a result of some disconnection in your engine. Take it to a mechanic to have it checked.
If a vehicle is brought to you for repairs and never was picked up and it has been 8 years since it was left with you and don't even know cust contact info can you sell the car or parts off it?
Laws vary greatly from state to state. Contact you state Atty. General for advice on this.
What do you do when you stop making payments on a car and you've asked the car company multiple times to pick it up haven't paid them in over a year but the car's still sitting in the driveway?
The car company is not who you should be speaking to. The lender who loaned you the money to purchase the car is the lien holder and the entity that actually owns the car. That is who you need to contact. Something is not right here. Normally the lender would not hesitate to repossess the car whe...
When I was in UAE I used to own an Innova but sold it before coming to KSA. Does KSA also have a Toyota dealership as I want to buy the same car?
Yes, KSA has a Toyota dealership. In fact it has many outlets and repair centers spread across the country. Also, there are many other new models that are comparable to the Innova. So you could have a look at all at any of the showrooms.
While driving your car it seems to lose power also if you are at a redlight it stalls today it just stopped completely the car was still running but when pressing the gas petal there was no movementt?
it may be ur alternator, once the car is running the alternator keeps ac current flowing and to necessary components if the alternator dies out/stops working the components that run the car which were powered by the alternator are now run off the battery which is dc (direct current) this will onl...
If you live in AZ and your spouse in NE and you have AZ tags for a new car that is in his name does the car have to be insured in AZ or NE?
When thru this in Aug of 2005 and AZ DMV was going to revoke title, registration, driver's lic, and chg me a $50 fine unless I fixed promptly; had to buy AZ Auto Insur coverage versus NC insurance; specifically asked if NC coverage would work and was told "insur has to be written in same state as...
If a car is totaled only because repair and parts exceeds fifty percent of Blue Book value but car is still structurally sound could the owner negotiate to keep the vehicle as part of the settlement?
I've done this twice in my life with cars that were still roadable after an accident. I offered $100 on one and $300 on another and both were accepted.
Why would a father take a daughter's car after 3 years of payments even if she was 2 payments behind but had an agreement with the bank and all he had to do was agree but instead he stole the car?
I can't answer why he took the action he did. I will say that he did not "steal it". If the lending agreement was in default the vehicle is subject to being repossessed and it is the legal right of the lien holder to do so. A lending agreement is considered defaulted if even one of the terms is n...
If you bought a used car 'as is' and the engine broke 5 days later is there anything you can do to get your engine repair by the used car dealer?
"AS IS" means exactly that. You agreed to accept the car with absolutely no guarantees or recourse.
If you are a cosigner for someone to buy a car the car is reposses you are willing to pay the balance oon the car, but the finance company refuses to release the bill of sell and the balance left on the loan. I am willing to pay the balance what do I do ?
You should speak with the manager of the finance company and explain that you are willing to pay the car off and keep your credit in good standing.
What are your legal rights if someone hit your car in a parking lot admitted fault gave their name address etc agreed to pay for the damages and then decided not to when they found out how much it was?
This is a typical situation, as they do not realize what it cost to repair a car today. You have no choice, tell them you are going to take them to court and sue them for the damages unless they pay up. If what you say is true and the repair estimate is reasonable, you will win.
What can you do if a repossession agent came looking for a car that belongs to your son the car was not there you told him you were not your son and you asked him to leave but he wouldn't?
Call the police.They will sort it out for you.Your son cannot be arrested it is a civil not a crimminal matter.Absolutely call the police -- at the very least, the repoman is trespassing (assuming that it's YOUR home and not owned or rented by your son) on your property. Also, in many states, the...
Can you cancel a auto contract if you cannot be financed and what happens when your cosigner backs out and you need them to buy the car and is there a special law in Pennsylvania?
Fixing your credit rating will help, and try to find a new co-signor, or get a loan through one of those "everyone's approved" places IE GoAuto... however watch out as their interest rates can be high
If a car is left at a repair shop and when you go to pick up your car the owner saids that he released your car to someone you do not know?
Hey! It's Candymusic! Yoga yoga... you need to get your car back! You can also definently sue...
Can a dealership repo your car when you paid them 4000 down and was scheduled to make payments starting the next month but you had a verbal agreement between the co-owner to pay 60 days later instead?
Yes. Once a contract has been defaulted on, the lender may take whatever action they choose to recover the vehicle and the debt that is owed. The agreement between the two buyers is not relevant as it does not affect the terms of the contractual agreement between the buyer(s) and the lender.