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Q: Took my vehicle to a body shop to help color changed o

Took my vehicle to a body shop to help color changed on rally stripe down the center blackout on rims and some minor bodTook my vehicle to a body shop to help color changed on rally stripe down the center blackout on rims and some minor body work dropped off March 30th the it was still at shop over 5 months later and only primer and minor body work is done how do I go about sending him a letter saying that I will be taking the car back in a few weeks if it is not done and then taking him to court so that this is done legally

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Tim Akpinar
Tim Akpinar
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A: Just about any attorney could write the letter you describe. I don't know what kind of working relationship you have with the shop, but it's possible that it could be more practical to simply contact them yourself in a less confrontational manner and ask them what is causing the delay and where the job stands. If you aren't able to work things out that way, then you could think about legal remedies. You'd probably rather spend your money on the detailing work you describe rather than in court costs. It's up to you. Good luck

Tim Akpinar

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