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Lewis A. Bartell

Garden City Litigation Lawyer.

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  1. Odometer Rollback not disclosed by the dealer- can I sue the dealer

    Answered about 5 years ago.

    1. Lewis A. Bartell
    1 lawyer answer

    Mona- Your success in bringing a case against the car dealer will depend on whether you can prove he knew about the odometer rollback and accident at the time he sold you the car and failed to disclose that information. That failure to disclose could be considered fraud. You mention that you ordered a carfax report and saw some reference to the rollback but did not pursuer that further. You don’t mention when you ordered that report and when you became aware of the possible fraud. It is...

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  2. No return policy posted on website.... then hit with a 30% restocking fee.

    Answered about 5 years ago.

    1. Lewis A. Bartell
    1 lawyer answer

    I would suggest you immediately contact your credit card company and put the charge into dispute. You will mostly likely have to submit your dispute to the credit card company in writing. In your submission make sure it is as detailed as possible including the fact that there is nothing on the website indicating a restocking fee of 30%. While restocking fees are common, any charges should be clearly set forth prior to purchase. Truthfully this may be the least expensive way to resolve this...