Q: Can I sue my auto detailer for the damage he caused on my vehicle?
I hired a auto detailer back in February and received interior steaming service to my 2014 Toyota Tundra. After the service got completed, I asked the guy if I would need to open windows of the vehicle making sure the seats and carpet get dried completely. He told me it was not necessary. Therefore, I parked my truck beside my house up until one day in April, I opened the door and found massive molds building up inside vehicle around carpet and seats. I contacted the detailer and explained the issue and set the appointment for him to come and fix the problem. He never showed up and no call. I gave him two more opportunities by resetting the appointments but still no show and no call. I filed the small claim lawsuit but my case got rejected by the court because I did not have his physical business location or even his personal location address. Nowhere in his website and social media, I can find the address. I only have phone number and zip code of his business.
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