What do you need to do to repossess a car in Arizona I am the lien holder on the title and the buyer has missed 3 payments I want the car back but want to be legal about it what steps do I need to tak?
I am a certified reposessor in North Carolina, the process is pretty much the same everywhere for lien holders, some states require a cure letter, some are know as self help repossessions, other require escort by law enforment..go to your local department of motor vehicles, or call the state highway patrol for you particular situation, you are correct not to just go jack the car!
What does a private seller have to do to repossess a car that has been transferred into buyers name but still list seller as lien holder?
go pick it up, if they refuse, go get the police
Can the seller legally repossess the car if the agreed amount has been paid but the title has not been transferred due to the seller's negligence?
Sounds like you need to call a local attorney for state specific advice. You are into an area that will require a judgment/judge and that's NOT me. Good LuckI just posted this question, here is the entire situation. I live in PA, paid the seller (a friend) the agreed upon amount of $2300.00 over ...
Options to Get Your Car Back After Repossession Redeem the car or reinstate the loan (if allowed in your state or by contract). Wait until the sale and attempt to bid on the car at auction.Negotiate with the with the creditor to try to get the car back.
I would be very leery to purchase anything from anybody while there's still a lien attached. As you probably know, this entitles the lien holder their right to however much was loaned against the vehicle, which must be cleared at the time of title transfer. The dealer should have taken care of th...
You will need to sell your car and then do a legal transfer of the title.
If you are the buyer but the cosigner has the car and is 3 months behind on the payments can you just go pick up the car?
IF and only IF, you are listed on the TITLE as co-owner, you can go get the car. CO-SIGNORS have to let the lender do it their way.
If there are two names on a car title co-signer but the two want it to be owned by only by one what needs to be done?
It depends on how the names are listed, whether they say and or or between the names. In both cases it would have to be one buys the others interest in the vehicle, even if only for $1.00, unless there is a loan and the lienholder holds title. In that case the vehicle would either have to be paid...
You will still be responsible for the contract terms regardless of whether or not the repossession is voluntarily done by the borrower or by the lender for default. The exception is, of course, working out some other agreement with the lender, but that seldom happens.
If you are selling a car and the purchaser is paying payments on the car can I be lien holder until they pay the car off?
If the car is still financed then that financier would be the lien holder. If you already hold title then you could technically be the lien holder and keep the title until the buyer pays it off but you would be held responsible for any registration related charges while it's still in your name.
I bought a car i told the dealer to pick it up i could no longer afford the payments they don't want the car back and now i don't have the title what can i do?
Go to your local DMV office and apply for a "Duplicate Title". Tell the people there your story and they will process the paperwork. Take along the dealers information since the car has a lien on it. If you never had the title in the first place and the dealer was holding it, you may have NO RECO...
In Georgia can a car be repossessed if the borrower paid a lump sum to cover arrearages and wants to keep the car and make timely payments but the lender wants the car returned?
In Georgia, Has an "endangerment of security" if at any time the finance company fells that there security is in danger they can repo you car. A finance company can repo you car at any time even if you are current if they fell that there security is endanger. Example of Endangerment I have repo f...
File a police complaint for fraudSue for fraudDo nothing and allow the car to be sold to recover the debt and maybe still owe money afterward.
I have made a payment within 30 days to lender of my car payment I still need to catch up what can they legally do?
what ever they want to do to your house or your can if not paied in 2 years
If I am driving a car in my mother's name and she passed away and I am the person who has made all the payments how easy is it to transfer the name on the title?
You would have to talk with the executor of the estate. If you can prove the payments were made by you, you should be able to work it out, but the probate court will have to okay the transfer.
What is Needed to Transfer a Car Title A completed application for Certificate of Title or Registration, or something similar. Title transfer fees. A damage disclosure. The current odometer reading. A completed bill of sale. A current smog check.
You payoff your car but you were behind to payment and they repo your car what you need to do to get your car back?
They don't repossess cars that are paid off. So your best bet is to call them and see if they want to deal with you. Usually, if they've gone to the trouble to repossess it, they won't deal with you.
Car and the car title is in your name but the person sold the car without your permission and there is no lien on the car How do you go about getting the car back?
That is a stolen vehicle and should be reported to the police as such. The vehicle cannot be legally licensed and registered without the lien release from the title loan company. There is no lein. Car paid for in full
What do you do if the finance company threatened to take your car because you were having trouble with payments but now you're ready to give the car back but they don't want to take it?
You cannot just "give" the vehicle back to them. If you cannot continue paying for the vehicle they will continue to threaten you trying to get their money back from you. When they see that it is hopeless they will repossess the vehicle and auction it off. I haven't read your contract, but probab...
How do you place a lien on a car that you paid off but the title is to the estate of a person that has passed?
You will have to petition the court and demonstrate that you have an ownership interest in the car. They will determine if the lien can be granted.
Did you agree to provide a warranty? If not then that's the buyers problem. He bought a used car and failed to check it out.First, I am assuming this is a private sale and you are not a licenced dealer. Hopefully, when you closed the sale, you made out a bill of sale that included the words "AS I...
What to do if someone does not want to sign the car title when they have the car but their name is not on the title?
Ask the person on the title to repossess the car. You may have legal liabilities until the car title is properly transferred.A person can't sign over the Certificate of Title if it's not in their own name. That would be fraud and forgery. The person on the Certificate of Title must sign it over t...
YOU are responsible for the debt that is secured by the "stolen" car. Be sure to make a police report on the 'stolen" car.
I want to put some HID on my car but i need two low beam and two high beam bulbs. Do I need two ballasts or four?
you only need two bulbs as each bulb has high and low.
Call 411 and ask for the number of the local police department.Police can then tell you if your car has been towed or stolen.Even if you think your car may have been towed, the police can be a good place to start because they can tell you how to contact the towing company and where to go to get y...
Does letting a car go back to the lien-holder affect your credit even though i took no loan from the bank and also what is the best way to give it back to that person?
If you were the lien holder, how would you like it given back? How soon would you like it given back? and how much money would you want if the person you trusted were to give it back in it's current condition? The credit effect is between you and your God.
You had your car repossessed on Friday July 13 2008 because you miss three month of payment is the bank going to let you catch up on your payment so you can get the car back?
The bank didn't want my car, they allowed me to pay the outstanding amount. It may vary, though, bank to bank
Cosigning for auto loans i am the primary on my sons auto loan he is behind and I have the title but do not know where the car is how can I get it back?
I do not understand how you can be in posession of the title when the vehicle is financed. The vehicle title is always held by the finance company until all payments are made and the loan balance is paid in full. As for locating the vehicle you will need to talk to your son, or let the finance co...
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 the title to a car is in your name but the name for the car loan is in someone elses name who has legal ownership?
If only your name is on the title and the loan is not listed as a lien on that title then you are the legal owner. If someone else obtained a car loan for you then their name should be on the title to the car with yours. The question of ownership should be addressed if someone was kind enough to ...
How do you get a lost title for a car I am unable to relocate the person that I bought the car from. So I can't get them to apply for another title. What can I do?
call where ever you get your license plates at and they can tell you,they will give you a paper and you will have to have the vehicle inspected,take the paper back to them notorized,then you will get a title
I paid to get my car back and now it has 1200 worth damage and not drivable. Repo blew out the computer. I am devastated First I have to pay to get it fixed. what do I do?
You may have to take the repo company to court, and prove that they damaged the vehicle. They have supplied the loan company with a copy of any damage that they show when the vehicle was picked up. And I you were driving it, you may be able to prove that the vehicle was operable. An attorney may ...
If you want to give a car back and are one year behind on payments would the remaining balance have to be paid?
Either that or file bankruptcy. The collection agency will be after you for the amount that is still owed after the vehicle is sold at auction. Please understand that auction will not get anywhere near the full retail value of the vehicle, and you'll loose a lot of money plus be required to pay t...
Is it considered a repossession if you take the car back before the first payment is due because the dealer lied about what he would do to the car and how many miles were on it?
Charlie, if you signed a contract promising to pay X number of dollars for X number of months and dont pay, then the collateral will be taken back and considered "repossessed". Doesnt matter how the collateral gets back to the lender. Its a businness deal.
If i am 167 days delinquent on your car payment's. can you work something out with the lender to avoid repossession?
No one can answer this question except the lender. You need to contact them and ask.
Because we are greedy and don't care about you or anyone else.
How do I get my car back that I sold to a friend and they have not paid the agreed monthly payment. they havent paid any payments in 3 months.?
Hopefully you did not sign the title over until it was to be paid for. If you did not sign over the title the car is legally yours. If you did, consult a lawyer.
What recourse does a used car dealership have if they need to repossess a vehicle in Texas for non payment but cannot locate it?
A dealership willnot need to repossess a vehicle in any state unless it is a buy here pay here type dealership. If this is the case, the dealer should contact a local, private repossession company. Find one of the larger possible companies, this will offer more resources. Then leave it to them. I...
If the seller of a car is locatated in Ohio and I live in Georgia do the seller need to be present to do a title transfer?
You do not have to be present the entire transaction can be done through certified mail and the vehicle can be delivered by a delivery service.
In Texas, changing the address on your vehicle's title can be completed by mail or in person at your local DMV office.Once you've changed the address on your vehicle title and registration, you may also want to change the address on your driver's license and voter registration.
I took out a car loan in my own name but I am not on the registration the car owner can not drive any more can I have the registration switch to me if I take over the payments.?
You must have the car owner sign the title over to you and then you can obtain a Certificate of Title in your own name. In fact, you should do it ASAP.
How long do I have to wait after I get my driver's license until I am legally allowed to drive with more then one teenager in the car?
18 years, however there is also a legible application for driving at 17, which enables you to have same priveledges as with the 18 yr old one. but then again, you have to have the singature of your parents for the 17 year old one. However, if you are 15 or under, you can apply to have your "Dimin...
What happens to a person who bought a car a month ago and has not made the first payment yet and wants to return the car?
Also, the seller can (and likely will) sue in court for the balance due and make you pay the purchase price.It is called voluntary repossession. They will sell the car. You will then have to pay the difference in what the car sells for and the balance on the note. You credit will then be ruined f...
A lender filed at court to repo your car but since the account has been made current with 20 payments left will they withdraw the motion do they want the car or the money?
In most cases they want the money. The car's value if resold and the borrower's ability to pay any deficit could play a part in their decision. If the borrower can convince the lender they can fulfill the agreement, the lender will more than likely withdraw the filing.
Repair itmake a planter out of itsell it for scrapWithout collision insurance you are out of luck unless the accident was the other guys fault, in which case his insurance will pay you for the value of your car and collect the remains.
Can you use another person's car for your driving test without them actually being there My mom is coming with me but I want to use my grandma's car but she can't go because she has to work?
You can use any car. As long as the owner of the car allowed you to use their car, it's fine.
What are your rights when you repossess a vehicle that was in default and the person wants to sue you for moneys she has already paid but you won't be able to sell it for the balance owed?
Law on this subject will vary from state to state, so you should see a local attorney. In most jurisdictions, the owner cannot sue to recover the payments they made. If the lender follows proper legal procedure, the lender should be able to sell the vehicle at a public auction, apply the proceeds...
Car repairs were done on a car with no signed estimate a lien has been placed on the car what recourse is there to get the car back?
File a replevin with the court. The lack of a signed estimate was a big mistake. Only recourse will be to allow a judge to make a fair ruling with all the evidence. Tom Brode
I am planning to purchase a car for my daughter who is on probation again for drugs and want to put a one year lien on the car but want to know responsibilities if she gets into trouble again with car?
IF YOUR ASKING WHAT THE STATE WOULD DO, THAT WOULD DEPEND ON THE INFRACTION WITH THE VEHICLE. IF YOUR DAUGHTER HAS BEEN IN TROUBLE WITH DRUGS WHY ARE YOU EVEN BUYING A CAR. A CAR IS SOMETHING THAT NOT ONLY IS A PRIVELEGE BUT AN EXPENSE. YOUR DAUGHTER NEEDS TO SHOW YOU THAT SHE CAN BE A RESPONSIBL...
If your car was repossessed today but you are willing to pay off the remaining balance do you have a good chance of getting the car back?
Call the lender first thing in the morning and make the arrangments to payoff.
Spoilers are held in place at both ends by a bolt. The other part of the spoiler is held in place with 2 sided Scotch Auto Moulding Tape which you can buy at any auto parts store.
If you lose the Certificate of Title to the car you own now–and it was titled to you–most states allow you to simply apply for a replacement title from your secretary of state or DMV.Show some documentation that the car is titled to you, pay a fee and you'll get the new title.
You own a car registered in Texas which your 20 year old drives in Washington DC How do you transfer the title into her name when she doesn't want to begin paying insurance but wants to keep the car?
How about tell the 20 year old adult to pay for her own car insurance? Or you can transfer the title to her, so she legally owns the car and she can apply for car insurance, which you will keep paying. You cannot legally own a car in Washington DC without having valid insurance. If Texas is her p...
Don't you have to be delinquent by a certain amount on car payments before your car can be repossessed and what rights do you have to prevent a repossession?
If you have made no effort to contact any institution you owe money to and you have been missing payments several times, yes, they can repossess your car. That's why we sign contracts. I would meet with the Manager of the company and try to come to some agreement and then stick to your promise. M...
I just bought a car and i want to transfer it in my name... i have the deed of sale but the certificate of registration is still encumbered... what is my first step?
If the title is encumbered that means that there is money owed on the car. a car loan.the previous owner should have paid the loan off before you bought the car. I would go back to the person that sold you the car and ask them if the loan was paid off and ask for documentation to hat effect. than...
i dont think it is the solenoid. more likely to be a bad ignition switch or a short in the new starter
Can you purchase an out of state car and drive it back the same day with the title signed by original owner or what are the steps you need to take for this to happen?
u have to go to mr. g's auto specalties in hastings nebraska. look the address up in a nebraska phonebook from 2006
Your car has a 4 cylinder automatic you want to know what steps you need to make it an v8 the engine you currently have is a sideways engine and a guess price?
DON"T Anything is possible, but not realistic. I just saw a V8 Yugo. In reality, it's a Jeep with the Yugo body on it. Cut to fit. Weld in place. You could spend as little as a thousand and the skies the limit. If you can't do most if not all of the work yourself, the cost would be way too much.
You are about to short sale your house because of the real estate market on top of that your wife is pregnant - so she has had to stop working and you are about to let your car be repossessed?
dont let your car get repoe'd, call the financer speak to them, if you have to do a short sale on your house, sometimes renting is the best way, for now with this economy the repo will go on your credit report too...remember there always a solution to any problem, be optimistic, times are tough, ...
You recently sold a car to a dealership and did not know it was a salvage car The title stated it was salvage but you did not verbally tell the dealership Now the dealership wants his money back?
Depending on the state law, you were required to disclose that it was a salvage, it's ethics, however, if you took the car and the title to that dealer and he looked at the title and did not say anything, you've done nothing wrong, but there is the question of why didn't you tell them. But if tha...
How would I go about burning a car I am making a music video and want to know things to consider such as safety starting the fire controlling it etc?
You should check with local government agencies to see what permits and precautions might be needed, and check with the local fire department. The FD might consider doing a car-burn as part of training, and perhaps let you film the fire itself (but not the firefighters).You should research the te...
Use something like car fax to check on the history of the car. Be sure the engine isn't to clean, that can be a sign they are hising a problem.
What can you do if the cosigner has stopped making payments but refuses to give you the car or turn it in?
You might talk to a lawyer and settle it in small claims court.
If your car was repossessed without notice and it was damaged when you went to get it back what can you do about it?
Mike, dont know what state you are in sooo cant say if you had to have "notice" or "repo papers". The LENDER is liable for Damage to the car. You will need some type of proof that damage was done during the repo. Cant just pop up and say, "oH'they broke my car". Tooo many folks try that so lender...
I am buying a motorcycle that was previously stored improperly. The shop cleaned the carbs but now says the valves need to be adjusted for it to run properly. Does this sound reasonable?
Sounds like the previous owner did not do the required maintenance, it sounds reasonable to me.
Im new driver and today i got my new lexus full option but i spent 3 hours driving the car after all i felt sick and i want to throw up?
You are probably nervous or not very confident. It's the first time you're driving properly uninstructed. There's nobody next to you to slam on the emergency brake for you.Take your time when driving. Try driving around the neighbourhood near your house for a few days to ease into the new driver ...
Their must be a roadworthy check, a previous owner check and a VIN number.
There are two parts to this answer. One, you need your racing license, which is different than your normal driving license. Two, you need to get a good track record in your minor racing leagues in order to move up the chain and get involved in more racing leagues
Someone gave me a vehicle was suppose to give title but never got it its been 3 years and can't find the person how do i get a title for it?
Since enough time has passed and they have mad eno attempt to take possesion of it you may declare it to be abandoned, at which point you may claim it for yourself, or junk it if you prefer. Contact your local police department to get details on how this might be done.
Usually emissions control systems need to be added so that it will pass a smog inspection. Also it needs to be registered in the U.S and have a valid title.
I just brought a used car from a friend of a friend I have the title but can not get in touch with the guy to sign over the title what can you do if you can not find him?
I would copy as appears on bill of sale. It's a rubber stamp-legally whoever has title in their hands owns it which is why you never put them in the car.
I recently brought a car from a private owner with no title found out later the car has a lien on how can i find out who has the lien and title.Can't take the seller to court don't have her address.?
You need to sue the seller for "rescission of contract." If you do not know her address, you need to call an attorney in your area and sue in general court (not small claims). There, your attorney can do a "summons by publication" which is where an ad in the newspaper serves the seller. Be sure t...
Is it possible to drive sister's car It's in my sister's name but both my name and her name are insured But my sister now is back in Canada and i am the only one driving?
nothing is impossible just improbable and the answer is 42 but what is the question :P i would only drive your sisters car if you are old enough and are not drunk
I have a bill of sale for the car my father said was mine but he wont turn over the title What can you do to get the title to sell the car under Illinois law?
It is according to what the year of the vehicle is. If you are just looking to sell the vehicle you can get a title from another State if you supply the documents they requirer. You would not be able to re title the car in IL.
You need to get a "lost title" form from the DMV and have the seller sign it. This form will work as the title and you will need a "bill of sale" to go with it.
What happens if a car was totaled and you're still paying on the car loan but couldn't afford payments anymore and bank threatens to repo car and take legal action but theres no car?
When you have a car loan you are required to have insurance to cover that car in almost all states. So, when the car was totaled you should not have had to continue making payments on it as the insurance company should have paid the bank for the car. Did you not report the accident, or were you u...
I have a car diagnostic tool ELM 327-USB Interface with the software but it's not compatible to my car not being OBDII. Can anyone tell me what software program i would need to work my car the ca?
hi, try easyobdII. or scanmaster. Pls visit: www.obd2tech.com
Can someone get in trouble for report a false report about a car being stolen if someone refuse to make the last payment because she doesnt have the title?
Let me make this clear ABSOLUTELY I have been in the automobile business for 12 years. And that is a huge deal if the person didn't make the last payment for some reason take it to small claims court.
My car refuses to keep running it starts fine and will run for about 10 minutes then it will sputter and die the car starts back just fine but will only run for 2-3 minutes at a time afterwards?
Sounds like a fuel problem. First change the fuel filter. If the problem presists after this, look at other areas such as the fuel pump, fuel pressure regualator, etc.
Can A Vehicle Be Damaged If Another Car Backs Into It in the driveway And It Moves About 2 Feet While In Park But There Are Skid Marks And What Kind Of Damage Would There Be To The Trans?
Any object colliding with any other object can cause damage. What damage is caused depends on circumstances. We were not there and cannot assess the situation. Ask a mechanic (or your insurance adjuster)
How to register a vehicle with the New York DMV: Visit your local DMV office.Complete a Vehicle Registration/Title Application (Form MV-82).Provide proof of identity, car insurance, and ownership.Pay the $50 title fee, $25 license plate fee, and tax.For more information, see below.
Car has been left on my property for almost 4 months I have the vin number and the previous owners name but need his address and phone number to contact him How do I get this info?
Your best bet when dealing with an abandoned motor vehicle would be to call your local police department, and have them remove the vehicle from your property. They will contact the owner, or the last known registrant and notify them that they are in violation of state and local laws. Once the veh...
To measure the speed of a moving car, all you have to do is use a stopwatch and clock how long it takes the car to go exactly one mile.... If it's 60 seconds, then it's going 60 mph; if its 75 secs, 75mph, etc... If you can only see it for a half mile, just double the time on the stopwatch and yo...
Is it okay to splice this wire or no I want to run a blacklight from my room into my car. being that it has a certain type of wire can I still connect it to the battery?
first you would need to get a power inverter for the car because the blacklight runs on120 volts and your car has a 12 volt system.
How do you register vehicle that you agreed to repair and owner agreed to sale to me but owner died after repair. owner has no relatives how can i title and register car?
The only way is to have had a written agreement of the seller's plans...notarized. If you don't have that, you can't register the car.
Can I get sued for car payments made on car in my name after I repo it back from friend that stopped making payments on it car was being financed through dealer N only my name was on the loan title?
Short answer is Yes. Your name is on the title. Your should consult a lawyer and go through the agreement you signed. If you still have the car, you must pay the instalments. If you cannot afford to continue the instalments, you should try to strike a deal with the finance company to return the...
After reversing out the drive I could not put the car in 1st gear and was stuck in reverse the car has been back to the garage 3 times in the last 6 months regarding this matter can anyone help?
Vw uses a linkage system that has small bushings and plastic tie-rods that wear over a period of time. These are situated just on top of the tranny in a linkage unit. They can be dismantled and replace. Also the base of the gear lever has a replaceable bushing. If these are okay and you have a no...
A person has a car and cannot afford it anymore and wants his friend to have car and take over the payments. However his friend lives in a different state. What state does the insurance have to bein?
Which ever state the driver lives in. But more important, the friend needs to have the car titled in his name. I sell cars, and have for 15 years. I can't tell you how many times I've seen people's credit ruined by trusting someone else to make their payments. Guess who is responsible for late pa...
Would it be a legal matter if i financed a car signed all the paperwork then they told me a week later i had to bring the car back?
Yes. As long as you make timely payments now, it is their problem, although they may try to convince you otherwise.
If your car is being repossessed and you tell them to wait so you can retrieve your pp but they leave can they charge your for getting your pp back And yes you do have a witness?
No, they don't charge for that, but you should have told them to go away. Then they could be charged with criminal tresspass or breach of the peace, depending on your local laws.
What do you do when husband and wife are divorcing wife owns a car husband will be driving during the separation but refuses to make the car payment as promised?
If the wife refuses to make the car payment, then it should be up to the husband to pay for it. After all, he is the one driving it. If the husband won't make the payment, the wife should take the car back. That's only reasonable. The husband shouldn't expect the wife to pay for him.. He's a grow...
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...