Hard to answer this without more facts. How did code enforcement get your name? Are you in possesion of the propery even though you are not the tenant on the lease? What is your agreement with the tenant for payment of expenses at the property? If you have a written agreement you need to have it reviewed by an attorney. If you have no lease, you should notify the tenant who does have the lease asap abou the code violations
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Code enforcement typically uses the property owner's name because they are ultimately responsible. Do what you can to help the landlord solve the problem and you may want to call or go down to the city building department and give them something in writing that explains you are the tenant, not the owner, and that the car is not registered to you.
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