What if your car breaks down within the first six months that you bought at a car lot but the motor has been worked on before you bought it and they didnt tell you can you do anything about it?

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Different states different Lemon Laws. Here in Tennessee you are pretty much just stuck with it. Most vehicles are sold on a As Is basis meaning no warranty or refund. That being said I hate to put it like this but unless you find a loop hole in your local lemon laws to get your money back, you will more than likely be stuck with it. It is very hard buying a used vehicle. I am a lower class and everything I own has been used so you can say I know that awful feeling. I am sorry for your loss. I hope you the best but expect the worse.

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What if you buy a used car and find out later it had a lot of mechanical problems can you sue the person who sold if they did not disclose this information at the time of purchase.?

yes but it might not be worth it because the seller could say that you bought it the way you saw it and he did not mean any maliciousness

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I have a 1990 cavalier z24 when you first start the car the rpms are around 1000 rpm then when you drive for a while when you idle at the light it runs around 500rpm and the motor runs ruff?

My son has an 1989 z24 that was doing the same thing. After changing all the sensors and plugs, plugwires,fuel filter,coils,throttle position sensor i deceided to attempt to change the fuel pressure regulator while releiveing the pressure off the fuel rail i noticed fuel had been leaking around t...

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Is it legal for an investigator to call you and tell you that you have 24 hours to turn your car in or they will file charges with the police department for stolen property?

No its is not legal.The "investigator" can call the police all he wants the police DON"T CARE!!!There are no charges to be filed!!!!This is civil matter between you and the lender the police will not get involved.Record this repo-moron phone calls if possible and file a complaint about the lender...

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Your car won't start unless you pushed the shift lever forward in park. After a while it would not start in Park so you put it in Neutral to start and that worked. Now it won't start at al?

The Park and/or Neutral switch is out of adjustment. There is a hidden switch that must be engaged by mechanical means in order for the starter motor to be engaged. This is to prevent accidental starting while the car is in a forward or reverse motion gear, which could result in the vehicle movin...

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What if you were driving your car stopped at a stop sign then your car shut down and would not start again then you replaced the fuze and it tries to start but wont turn over?

Replace the battery or the carbarreta

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An amber warning light has started appearing on my 4 year old car. It chugs and then stalls but when you rev the engine for a while seems to work again. It only came back from service week ago?

Surely there is some sort of warranty on repairs made a week ago ... take it back to that shop ... most likely some connector is loose or something didn't get connected right.

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Why after the car has ran for a long time such as along the highway it will die when you slow down and stop either at an exit ramp or stop lightect engine-2.0L OHC 4-cylinder?

Check the gas filter it could be plugged (The gas filter has been checked and recently changed, because that's what we thought was happening.. but did not fix the problem.)Does anyone else have suggestions on what this problem might be?Your torque converter lock up clutch (TCC) solenoid is sticki...

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Have a car that is about to be repossessed and it is taken apart motor and everything you are also in the process of filing for bankruptcy are there criminal repercussions?

The question can be addressed from the standpoint of "can there" and "will there" be consequences. The answer to "will there" is unknowable, many lenders are unwilling to persue civil or criminal avenues due to the cost and time consumption. Some are quite willing. There most certainly can be co...

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If a friend parks his car in your warehouse before work every day do you have to provide access to the car if a repo man said that you must provide access to the car while your friend is at work?

no, they want the car so they can get payed, a repo man can NOT move another car to get to the car being repoed, nor can they break and enter to recover a car, if you open the building your basically giving them permission to enter and recover the car

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If you are behind 60 days your the bank says pay to day or it will be repoed you tell them you can make 3 payments a week from now Can they take the car if you get them the before the repo?

Most people dont know you can ask to pay just the intrest on your car note you can do this three times at most any finance co. Just ask and as long as they dont find the car they cant pick it up but it will take them a little time to go to court and have you turn it over. Get your agreement in wr...

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1989 beretta the motor gets hot after driving it for about 30 minutes. I put the car in Neutral and it will cool down as you coast Then you can put it back in drive and go for 10 minutes then hotagain?

Low on antifreeze/antifreeze leak...loosenut...www.ceriousproductions.com

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1993 Pontiac Bonneville SE when you first start your car in the morning the gauge will be right on 14 in about 2 minutes it starts to drop to about a quarter down then for the red only in warm weather?

Check the alternator output with a voltmeter Without engine running and a fully charged battery reading should be about 12.8 volts With engine running reading should be 13.8-14.2 volts May be a bad alternator

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