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Q: We bought a vehicle 3 weeks ago. We had a verbal agreement and are making pmts. The seller came to us and said he wants

The vehicle back so he can sell to someone else. We also found out the vehicle didn't belong to him. It belong to a relative of a friend. What do we do?

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Nathan Hull
Nathan Hull
  • Charlotte, NC
  • Licensed in North Carolina

A: The manner in which he is selling the vehicle may be illegal if he is holding himself out as a dealer. If you only have a verbal agreement, and there is no transfer of the title, he may have rights in the vehicle. You may want to contact an attorney to try and work through the issues.

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