Bought a used vehicle. After I clearly asked, if it had a clean title. I went through the process. Brought vehicle home. Two weeks later. I finally received everything to get it registered. I found it has a salvaged title. Vehicle still has same mileage and same gas as when I left the dealership. What can I do?
Much of this will depend on the seller - was it a private person or a dealer? Also, did you actually see the paper title before you bought the car. If so, the salvage brand would have been prominently displayed for you to see.
You possibly have a claim for fraud, the remedy of which is to undo the deal. You might also have a claim for breach of warranty of title. You should contact a local attorney who handle automobile fraud.
Also, you should file a complaint with your state's Attorney General.
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Did you sign any paperwork acknowledging that it was a salvage title before taking the car? Who is the dealer? Did you finance the car or pay cash? You may have a claim against the dealer.
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