My ex cosigned for my car and its registered at her address. The car is paid off, and I want to sell it but I dont have the title and cannot locate my ex.
If by “ex” you mean ex-spouse, it depends upon what the divorce decree/settlement agreement says. If the car was awarded to her, it is indeed hers. Leave it alone. If it was awarded to you, you can do whatever you like. But don’t touch the car unless you have a duplicate title in hand and the divorce papers stating that it is your car. If we are talking ex-girlfriend, you only need the duplicate title. The MVA will set you up with one. If you are a co-owner of the car, I suppose you can just go and get it wherever it is, so long as you don’t commit any torts or crimes to get it. But I think selling it is another matter without her signature. You need to sit down with a lawyer to discuss the matter.
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