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Can i get my down payment back on a car i return

Pompano Beach, FL |

I put a down payment of $1500 on a car, i drove it nothing was wrong after i got done signing the paperwork when i was driving on the highway it started shaking and swerving , and they key fob for the car didn't work , and i called my insurance to get it insured and they informed me from reading the vin # that the car was involved in a $50,000 accident. So i took the car back after hearing that i was never informed of that and they wouldn't give e the down payment back. I took it back in about 24 hours am ii entitled to get my money back or no?
( also i found out it was a rebuilt title and i was NEVER informed that)

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Filed under: Fraud Used cars Car loan
Attorney answers 3


Same response to your prior post.


Whether there was frame/structural component damage in the accident would determine whether you have a right to go after the dealership for failure to disclose the accident damage. It is not just based on cost of repair. You would, however, most likely have a claim for the dealership's failure to disclose the rebuilt title. You should contact a local consumer attorney.

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Also, three great attorneys with a lot of experience suing car dealers for fraud are right there by you:
Robert Murphy
Law Offices of Robert W. Murphy
1212 S.E. 2nd Ave.
Ft. Lauderdale, FL 33316
(954) 763-8660

Rebecca Covey
Rebecca J. Covey, P.A.
1318 SE First Avenue
Ft. Lauderdale, FL 33316
954 763-4300

Jerard C. Heller
400 SE 8th Street
Ft. Lauderdale, FL 33316-1124
954 763 5434

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