What if you lease a car a month later you find out the leasing company has no record of your account can you keep the car for free or give it back with no consequences?

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If you are leasing a car it is your responsibility to make payments. If the Leasing agent does not of record of the agreement it is still your responsibility to the bill, even if you keep the payments in a separate account. It is likely that the paperwork will resurface.

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What if you leased a vehicle and a month later find out that the leasing company had no record of the account being set up Can you just keep the car for free or maybe even give it back?

If you leased a vehicle and the leasing company had no record a month later there are a few options. You can keep the car dishonestly and hope someone doesnÕt report it stolen, or save the payments until the agreement is found and updated so when the agreement is found you are not behind. Lastly,...

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If you give a car back to your finance company are you responsible for negative equity on the car?

Yes - unfortunately you didnt borrow a car, you borrowed money. Your car has depreciated faster than you have paid off your loan it is your responsibility to pay the rest not the finance companies.

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Can you give your car back if its on finance?

Yes.If you've already repaid more than 50 per cent of your Personal Contract Purchase (PCP) or Hire Purchase (HP) finance you can return your car through what's called a Voluntary Termination agreement.There are, however, a few other ways to end your finance early…

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Can you give your car back to the finance company?

Returning the Car to the Dealer “Keep in mind you have a legal obligation to pay the terms of the loan and the car dealer is typically not the finance company who holds the loan (unless they are 'buy here pay here').Either way you cannot simply 'give back' the vehicle to a dealer and walk away.”

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What happens if you give your car back to the finance company?

You are unable to make the loan payments, so the lender is taking the vehicle back.It will be sold to recoup as much of the debt you owe as possible.If there is still a balance remaining after the sale and you don't pay it, it could be turned over to a collection agency.

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Your husband and you were legally divorced from your matrimonial marriage you got back to gether 3or 4 months later and said your vows to one another with no witnesses you lived to gether for 7 months?

he would often call me by his last name. but i didnt go by his last name. also i didnt file incomtax with him. we had to take out a loan that priar to our marriage my last name was signed in his name, the owners said since it was that way from before that i needed to sign it that way again for th...

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How can you find out if your car has a tracker on it?

Finding a Hidden GPS Tracker on Your Car Perform an exterior inspection: Use a flashlight and mirror to check areas like the wheel wells and under the vehicle. Perform an interior inspection: Check the data port first. Sweep the vehicle with a bug detector: Know when to seek professional h...

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If you get a ticket for a brake light being out does it affect your record?

In California, defective brake lights are considered a mechanical problem resulting in a "fix-it" ticket. Depending on which law enforcement office issued the infraction, take the fixed vehicle to them for inspection. Upon passing, the infraction will be on record as being corrected ("signed off"...

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If your car is impounded can the towing company make you leave it for a month while it accumulates fees?

They can't make you leave it there, but if you cannot pay the bill to get the car released, they indeed do not have to release it back to your possession. In that case, yes, they will keep it impounded, and you will be charged a storage fee (usually accumulating daily interest) which must be paid...

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If you are taking over a car payment lease this month how long would it take for you to let someone else take over your lease car payments?

If you're going a dedicated car lease transfer website, the timeframe can usually vary from 10 days to 6 weeks. This is because there is paperwork that needs to be transferred and disseminated between at least three parties - the lease seller, the lease buyer, and the finance company.

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Can you sue a mechanic if your car has been in the shop for over two months and they keep making promises to have it finished.?

Check all of your paperwork for disclaimers. If it's parts they're waiting for, they have no control over that. You just need to be patient. Now, if they're just holding your car hostage, that's a different story.Try to get a refund, then tow your car to a more trusted garage. If they won't bend,...

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If a car has been left in front of your house for months can you do it up and keep it?

NO, street is public roadway maintained by your local municipality (county/city) you can have it removed by calling your local municipality as a nuisance complaint. if the car IS on your property you could. DO NOT MOVE the car to your property, moving the car more than 4 feet is considered grand ...

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Can you return a used car to a private seller in Utah if you later find out it has a rebuilt title?

Only if the seller expressly told you that it did not have a rebuilt title. That would be fraud. Otherwise, it was incumbent upon you to know the history of the car before purchase; while the seller should have disclosed that information, he wasn't legally obligated to do so.

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You a leasing a car and a month ago you cancelled your insunce bc you weren't driving it anymore and was trying to save money for the wedding only to find out today that it was repossessed by your lea?

you are required under contract, that you sign to get your car, to maintain up to date full coverage insurance on your vehicle

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Can a leasing company consider it a repossession if you turn a leased car in early?

Yes when a leasing company regains control of an asset it is still considered a Repossession repossession is much easier in a lease agreement than it is in a finance agreement due to the fact that the asset is owned by the leasing company, in a finance agreement you control ownership and the bank...

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Is An auto lease is like a rental if you have problems with the car or a problem paying you can just bring it back?

No. You sign a contract agreeing to keep the car for the specified time & any repairs not covered by the warranty are on you. you can turn the car in early but there are usually large penaltys involved.

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You are leasing a car and would like get out of your 5 year lease even though you still have 32 months remaining on your lease but your friend wants to buy it but not take over the lease?

Having your friend purchase your leased vehicle isn't always a good idea, since most buyers only negotiate the monthly payments and not the value as the idea is to return the vehicle at lease end. Your friend however may want to "assume" your lease directly thru your lease company. This method is...

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How can you find out if its your valve seals or rings that are worn?

judge the color and smell of exaust!

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Can you submit a claim for accident from three months ago if your truck was in your driveway with no one in it and someone hit it?

It depends on where you live! Each State has its' own insurance statutes, believe it or not! I worked 15 years as a claims adjuster in Florida. In that State, you sould do the following: 1. Report to police! 2. Report to your insurance Company. If you have collision coverage, it will pay for repa...

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When a leased car is reposessed do you owe just the amount left on your lease or the full amount of the car if you can't afford to pick it up and you let them keep it?

Both. You will owe the balance of the lease, payoff on the car, mileage, and repo fees, including storage and auction costs.

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If your husband ran off and left his car four months ago and has not been back can you have it hauled away or sold?

If you just want to get rid of the car, you can report it as an abandoned vehicle on your property, and they can have it hauled away, otherwise, unless your name appears on the title, you cannot legally have a vehicle sold or hauled off without going through the proper channels. If there is an ou...

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When you sign a contract with your co purchaser and leased your car did he have the right to take the car back to the lot and get a full refund on the downpayment with out your knowledge or consent?

Technically yes, he probably did, but you are entitled to your part of the payment.

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Is it better to lease a car for 24 or 36 months?

Most manufacturers have a 24-, 36-, 39- and 48-month lease.Some vehicles will actually lease better than others because they hold their initial value better.Just because a car has a cheaper price may not always mean it is a better lease deal.Leasing also gives you flexibility.

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Can the borrower take the car back if it has no insurance?

I belive you mean the lender or leinholder, and the answer is yes. especially if having insurance was part of the agreement for the loan or financing.

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If a friend gives you a vehicle and you accept and a year later he wants it back is it illegal?

It is illegal for him or her to demand the car back if he or she has signed the title of the car over to you and you have registered the car with the DMV. If you own the title to the car then it is yours. You could work out a payment agreement or seek an attorney's help in the matter. The first v...

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How do you find out if your car key has a chip?

When it doesn't open your door.

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Where can you find out in the car if it has ABS brakes?

when you first turn the key on, the cluster should illuminate many lights. ABS should be one of them. Or you can look under the hood at the master cylinder and follow the brake lines to see if they go to the ABS actuator. No actuator=not ABS

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How do you find out if your car has a tracking device?

Finding a Hidden GPS Tracker on Your Car Perform an exterior inspection: Use a flashlight and mirror to check areas like the wheel wells and under the vehicle. Perform an interior inspection: Check the data port first. Sweep the vehicle with a bug detector: Know when to seek professional h...

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What if someone buys a car for you and your name is on the title and a few months later they try to take it back or take you to court to get it back because they paid for it can they take it from me?

If you didn't pay them back, yes---------------------------------------Added 5/16/12 - If it truly was a "gift" & they want to take it back, I would suggest letting them take you to court to let a judge decide. Gather as much evidence as you can that they gifted it without expectation of repa...

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What if your loan company wants to repo your car and you no longer have it?

Then you're still liable for the money you owe the lienholder.

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How do you find out if your car has a vehicle tracking system?

You can find out if your car has a vehicle tracking system by asking your car dealership. Or you could ask check the car manual or handbook. It should have information regarding the tracking system.

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What happens if you leave your car with the towing company in NV and you don't want the car back?

After a period of time, it becomes an abandoned vehicle and can be claimed by another person/company.

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Can you find out who owns a car for free with just knowing the license plate number?

No, you cannot. Law Enforcement officials can access this data from the DMV records, but disclosing this to non-authorized individuals can be an infraction, or even a criminal offense. An attorney can file to obtain ownership records for legal purposes.

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What happens if you leave your car with the towing company in CA and you dont want the car back?

Most reputable towing companies will sell or "dispose" of your vehicle through the lien sale process. If any monies are collected from the sale that amount will be deducted from the total amount due on the lien sale date. Your information will then be forwarded to a collections agency and attache...

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If you have paid a payment and the finance company accepted it but still sent the repo man for your car can you get your last payment back?

NO, you owed it, you sent it in and its gone now. sorri

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If you trade your car for a car with no inspection sticker in Rhode Island how long can you drive it with no inspection sticker with out getting a ticket?

i don't know how Rhode Island is but in Pennsylvania you got 10 days... check your state department of transportation website to make sure though

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What if you give a car back the don't report your creditors?

When you have a car repossessed, either voluntarily or involuntarily, that car will be resold - typically, at an auction. You will still owe the lienholder the amount you owe (plus any associated recovery costs) minus the amount they got for it at the auction.

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How do you find out if your car was stolen or repossessed on the internet?

I have no idea how you find out on the internet. Here in NY, a repo man must, by law, immediately stop at a police dept. or sheriff's office and notify them of the repossession. The law enforcement agency then enters the repo. into the computer so it cannot be entered as stolen. I guess what I wo...

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If you borrowed your sister's car and got a citation would it be on her record or yours?

You were driving, you got the ticket. Even if it was a faulty equipment ticket, it will be on your record.

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If you let someone with a suspended license drive your car in Ohio what are the consequences to you?

You could loose your insurance, and future insurance could become very expensive.

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What is wrong with your car if it only starts after sitting for a while...It takes me back and forth to work everyday with no problem but when running errands won't start after the 2nd or 3rd place?

Assuming the fluid levels are normal then it is most likely the starter is getting too hot from start and stop use. Locate the starter on your vehicle and see if it has a heat sheild if it doesn't or its mostly eroded away then buy one and that should help you, they do sell aftermarket ones for v...

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Can you return a used car if you later find out through Carfax that there has been a possible odometer rollback?

You won't be able to return the car, but, if you find enough evidence, and if the transaction wasn't that long ago, you may be able to bring litigation against the person who sold you the car.Tampering with odometer readings is a federal offense.Whether tampering is done by a backyard mechanic wh...

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can a car company repossess your car if they were not available for 6 months?

If you mean that you haven't paid them in 6 months then YES, they can re-possess. -You should have sent dated checks or made bank payments somehow whether or not they were "available". You may be able to negotiate your way out if you make a substantial payment right now.

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If you own your car can you work out a trade with the dealer and have no payment?

Yes, of course. But the dealer will only do a trade this way if your car is worth much more than the car he is selling to you.

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If you financed a car can you later on trade it in for a new car?

Yes, no worries as long as that car has no defects and it is in good condition.

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If your car is repossessed and you are able to get it back by bringing your account to date is it still reported as a repo?

That would be at the discretion of the lender(s). If an agreement is made and all terms are lived up to, the lender probably will not report the default to CRA's.

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Your scalextric cars back end keeps sliding out on the corners how do you stop this?

Ease up on the throttle while cornering.

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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

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How do you find out if your car has been towed?

So call The Police immediately. And also call your dealership cause you might of gotten it repoed. Behind on your payments?

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What to do if you buy a used car from dealer and find out later there is no air bag and air bag sensor was purposefully disabled?

You could probably sue the dealer for putting you in harms way.

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You took your car for an oil change 3 months later you took it somewhere else for another oil change they said there was no oil and you had damaged the motor can you sue the original mechanic?

No of course not! If you did this within a day of having the oil changed that is one thing but 3 months please be real!!! You could have just used up or leaked your oil out. No court in the world would allow you to win a lawsuit. You need to check your oil every time you fill up and by the way if...

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If your car has been repo'd how can you find a lender who will refinance it?

^^previous poster^^ my car has been reposessed in the state of Washington, and the finance company has told me that in the state of Washington the payoff balance must be paid in full my (me) or another financial institution.i have tried through my personal bank, a couple credit unions, and many o...

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What will happen if a car has no motor or transmission when it is repossessed?

You are kidding rite?? You took a bad motor and tranny out just so you could look at the empty space?? LOL Did you think of this clever ruse all by yourself??? It doesnt matter, the lender will charge you for whatever is missing at RETAIL prices. You will pay for it.

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If a company never provided you with a copy of the car lease agreement can you cancel this lease as you never received these papers?

In the UK, you have around 7-14 day cooling off period, during which time you are able to cancel your contract and receive a full refund, or a refund less the administration fees.The answer to this question depends on how long it has been since you signed the lease, and the terms of the lease, as...

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Is it legal to sit in the back of a car with no back seat?

no its not but you can share a seat belt with two people!!

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99 cirrus you think the distributor cap is cracked when it rains and the distributor cap gets wet your car acts as if it has no acceleration power and it cuts off or stalls out what do you do?

the cap may not be cracked as you said when the cap gets wet when distributor cap gets wet, moisture will also get into where the plug leads go into cap. this will cause same problem you described. if cap is cracked it will misfire, etc whether wet or dry. to fix problem of cap getting wet, you n...

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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...

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How do you get your truck out of impound when your friend with no driver licence took it with out your consent and the police impounded it?

You go and pay the impound fees.

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If you have the title to your car in your name only with no lienholders is it your car?

If you are in possession of the car then you are all set. if the car has been sold 3 or 4 time in other states and titles have been issued by other states it may get a little sticky.also if there is bankruptcy you may not be the legal owner of the vehicle. good luck

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How can you find the title to your car if the finance company went out of business?

You Can Get A Copy Through Your Clerks Office. They Will Have It Mailed To You. Cost About Five Bucks.

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How can you spray paint your car with aerosol cans...just graffiti style but still keep the original paint from being damaged if you decide to sell later?

ive done it. As long as the original paint is a good quality 2pac it will wipe of with thinners

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If you hit a car and damaged it but your car has no damage. Do you have to pay?

You hit the other car, so yes, you need to pay to have the other car fixed. Your insurance should do this. If not, it is out of your pocket.

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Where can you find a free car for a down and out friend?

Okay, he is down and out. Are you also going to provide auto insurance, maintenance and gas?? If not, providing him with a carpool or bus ticket to work is a better move and safer for us all.

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If your car has an oil leak will it be okay to travel out of town if you keep checking oil?

As long as the leak doesn't get worse, as leaks tend to do, and leave you stranded someplace with a blown engine. We'd get it fixed first.

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How can you find out if your husbands car was repossessed or stolen?

IF your nae was NOT on the paperwork, you may have a hard time finding out. If it IS, then call the lender and ask about YOUR car. Or call the PD where it was alledgedly stolen.

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How can you find out if your car is turbo or non-turbo?

If it is, there'll be a turbocharger in the engine compartment.

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If you stop making payments on your car and move will the repo man or finance company find you?

finding people who dont want to be found is the repomans job. MOST of them are VERY good at it too. good Luck on hiding the car. Remember, cars dont just fall off the face of the earth. Someone knows where they are.And usually will tell if the price is right.try stoptherepoman.com, I found it and...

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If you finance a car for five years are you stuck with that car for five years or can you change it for a different model at the same company you did the financing with?

saya memiliki kereta kancil 850, dan sekarang sudah menjangkau usia 4 tahun lebih, sekiranya saya ingin menukar kepada kereta myvi adakah boleh?

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Can you get your money back if the used car has something wrong with it as soon as you leave the lot?

Doubtful, unless the seller agrees. There is no law allowing you to return the vehicle. If you bought the car, "As Is" with no warranty, then you own it as is. Some states do provide that the seller give you a 30 day warranty. Check with your state Attorney General.

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I bought a car a month ago but the brakes don't work the dealership took it back to fix it and two days later still the same problem the car has warranty?

take the car back and ask for them to repair the problem properly or you want your money back as the car they have sold you is unsafe and should not be on the road. There by the company who sold the car should have the problem repaired at once

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You have 99 jeep wrangler you need to give it gas to keep it running or it stalls out Once the car warms up it runs fine What heck is up with that?

It is possible that your coolant temp. sensor isn't functioning properly. This will tell the engine to rev higher until the coolant is warmer. Is the check engine light coming on? Several sensors can contribute to this. Bad spark plugs can also contribute to this problem. Excessive carbon buildup...

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How can i find out if my car has a lien on it?

Normally if a lien is in force on a vehicle the person(s) company will not release it until any monies owing have been settled in full and final payment. If the vehicle has been lawfully removed from the person(s) company, then the lien has been lost and has no effect. If you subsequently returne...

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If a mechanic has a mechanics lien on your car will this prevent the finance company from repossessing your car or prevent you from voluntarily having car repossessed?

No, what will happen is this: the finance company will pay off the mechanics lien (usually) and tack that on your loan balance, it would be considered a repo fee.

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If your car was repossessed is there a law stating how much a finance company can sue you for after it has sold the car?

Sure is, they can get a judgment for the balance due on the loan minus what the car sold for PLUS any fees incurred(repo,attorney,auction,ect.) It should be in the contract you signed.

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Can a tow company hold your car if you do not have the money to get it out?

In Illinois, yes.Maybe. It would depend on the laws of the state where you live. If it was impounded by the police/court then different laws would apply. Some states have forfeiture statutes also.In Virginia, absolutely yes. If your vehicle is legally impounded and you aren't able to come up with...

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How much can you buy your car back for if its a total loss?

It completely depends on the market and the insurance company. If the car that has been damaged is undesirable by the masses, they will off it to you for very cheap, like 10_20 cents on the dollar but if it is a high resale type of car, it would be more like 25- 30 cents on the dollar.

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Problem with your 1991 Passat it has a new transmission but after you get out of the highway on normal streets the car gives you problems changing gears what can you do Also It waste a lot of gas?

Well, if you are having transmission problems with a new one, take it back to whomever replaced it and get it fixed. Surely there is a warranty on replaced transmissions from any reputable shop. As a consumer, you have the right to have something that you paid good money for to work properly.As f...

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Can you return a used car after purchasing it 2 weeks ago with getting down payment back loan insint final and no consequences and also get car back that was traded in?

No, Buyers Remorse or Cooling Off Period Laws do not apply to the purchase of a new or used car in any state. You cannot return any car because you changed your mind. You bought it and you own it.

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What happen if have car loan with a bank an you no longer need that car because the monthly payment is high can you take you back an get less one an will you continue with the same bank?

No, you are obligated to pay the loan you agreed to. If you give back the car (a voluntary repo) it will seriously affect your credit.

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How do you find out if an Evenflo infant car seat is safe if it has never been used?

It will say if it was tested on the box and if it wasn't safe, they wouldn't sell it so it is safe!

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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.

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How can you find out the key code for your car if you lost it and the dealer does not have it?

There is several ways to do that. The most easiest is to probably go online and type in the information of the car as in its model and all that. It will be a price of course to get a new one though...

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How do you find out if the owner still owe a finance company on the car you are buying?

how do you find out if the owner still owe a finance company on the car you are buying?

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How can you get your money back after buying a car and it keeps going wrong?

Check for "Lemon laws" in your state

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Can you sell a car with no pink slip when the title company goes out of business?

i am not a lawyer but had something similar happen tome No you can not sell the car with out title Depending on what state you are in you can petition the courts for an court ordered ownership consult an attorney in your state.

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If you sold a car to carmax and changed your mind can you give them their money back and get your car back?

Very rarely, and if then only on the same day. Usually not, because of the paperwork filed with the local DMV.

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How can I find out who owns a car by the license plate for free?

How to Locate the Owner of a License Plate for Free Look for clues in the license plate itself. If it is a personalized plate, can you draw any clues from this? Go to the Department of Motor Vehicles with the license plate number. Look up the person whose name you were provided in the White...

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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...

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If there is back registration and a ticket on a repo car does the finance company pay for both or just the back registraion in California?

NO.no to what? no to the registration or no to the registration and ticket? they can't register the car if there is a ticket on it. so who would oay for it? the people who buy it at an auction or the finance company or the person who owned the car. someone has to pay for it. in California when a ...

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What if a car hits your car as you are backing out?

They have the right of way. Even if they hit you on purpose insurance companies favor the car already in the lane.

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If a wheel brg has a slight tan color with no gaul marks or grooves has it been overheated to much to reuse?

I was always told as a young(er) mechanic, "When in doubt throw it out".

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What happens if you have not paid your car payment in over a year and no one has repossessed it?

This just means they have not found it yet. They can pick it up and, they can take you to court and you will have to pay the amount owed plus court fees and fines for hiding the vehicle. If that's the case.

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When exhaust comes out of your car is it has solid or a liquid?

Neither. It's a vapor (gas).

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How do you find the colour code for car if theres no code on the car?

Make a car. Choose the RGB. You now have the colour for the car.

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How can you find out if a car has been financed?

Look at the registration card. Just below the name of the title holder is "lienholder." If there is a name or company name there, then there is a lien on the car and the person will not have a pink slip. If the person has a pink slip, there is no lien on the car. There may be other reasons for a ...

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If you had out of state insurance could a judge revoke your license for a year for driving a vehile with no insurance?

Rules are different in each state. If the judge did it than the answer is yes.

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How can you find out if a car has an MOT?

You can check your cars MOT details by going to http://www.motinfo.gov.uk/ and entering your Logbook or V5 registration document number.

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At the end of a car lease do you get your downpayment back?

No, you do not. It's a down payment, not a security deposit.

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If you can't afford the payments on a vehicle can you give it back to the dealership?

You need to make those arrangements with whomever "financed" the car for you. If you got dealer financing, then yes ... if not, then dropping it off at the dealer will do you no good and is considered "vehicle abandonment".There is a good chance that whatever monies you have paid will NOT be retu...

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How do you find out who has the lien on your car?

Call your department of motor vehicles.

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