Q: I purchased a used 1999 Ford truck from private party in Kentucky. Although they said it would “make it “ the 3 1/2 hour
Fraudulent listing on marketplace fraudulent mileage. Nothing works, states 1 owner. I’m the 10 th!! Mileage is less than in 2016. Frame is full of holes and rust. I’ve driven it 6 miles. I’m 64 and on a fixed income and boy am I stupid!! I’m out 2k for the truck $700 for uhaul , hotel bill, and the parts I’ve purchased trying to make it start. I will sue him; either in Small claims or civil court. He says I can sell it. I have higher morals. Rust is “just cosmetic “. I don’t think so. I started today after being on charger for a few hours but it won’t tomorrow. Piece o crap
A: You should be able to sue him in small claims court in the county where the transaction took place. Save all your records and communications with him. You can hire a lawyer, but that may end up costing you more than the car is worth. They have small claims packets at the courthouse so you can file claims yourself.
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