Trenton, NJ asked in Banking, Business Law, Contracts and Consumer Law for New Jersey

Q: Cardealer wrote wrong make model and vin number on sale contract, now they want to change it because other car is more $

They want me to take the car back and get the right one, I originally wanted the car that is on the contract but they told me I'd have to put a bigger down payment on it but I couldn't so I test drove another car and they said with the down payment I could afford that car but wrote the contract up for the first car with the second car prices can I demand the first car as stated in the contract?

1 Lawyer Answer
H. Scott Aalsberg Esq.
H. Scott Aalsberg Esq.
  • East Brunswick, NJ
  • Licensed in New Jersey

A: No you can't demand the better car it was a mistake and the you have no right to it.

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