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I bought a car from a dealer, then found he is a crook and won't get me a title? His dealer lisence is revolked and he is wanted by the law for the same thing. Prosecuters office says he gets cars from auction on credit then sells them with promise of getting title but never does.

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  • rudedawg2226 May 08, 2010

    Thanks, I will try them monday. He has a lot but is never there. There is a warrant for his arrest but his lot is in one county, I bought the car at a house (thought it was a personal sale) He gave me paperwork from the car lot, saying he would give the title within a couple days, would fix a couple problems, etc. Now he just gives you lie after lie when you call him on his cell phone. He doesnt stay at the house all the time, I have talked to the county the lot is in, they have the warrant, didn't know for sure he owned that lot. they had pulled his liscence in oct. for a lot by another name. He is still using the same phone number and everything. Then the county he lives in dont act too concerned, then there is a state agency putting together a large case against him, but no-one can catch him (they say) I told them he has cameras outside the house so he can see who is coming, he hides his vehicle in the woods behind his house when there. has blankets at all windows. But i am so frustrated because they say they cant catch him. He now has another car in the yard for sale, so he can do it to someone else. I have been trying to tell them, all they have to do is the same thing I did, Call his number and say you are interested in the car and if he thinks he is going to get your money as well, he will meet you there. how much easier could it be? But dealing with 3 different government agencies is like running through a brick wall. I dont know how they keep their jobs. The secretary of states office, told me I may as well forget getting a title from him. So I didnt know where else to go. My son paid 1800 for the car and once the paper plates run out, he wont even be able to register it.

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Call your state Dept of Motor Vehicles. By law he has to furnish the title or give you your money back. So this guy has a car lot? office? Never pay for a car without the title in your hand.

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  • Ted Schore May 10, 2010

    Cops arent interested unless its a multiple homicide that gets their name in the paper. Call the County Zoning office for a car lot at his house that isnt zoned for business. I'm sure you can think of someway to get this guy. Call the IRS or the State Dept of Revenue office, they dont like guys collecting and not forwarding them tax money. Find out if you can get a duplicate title? Then when you cant, file a complaint. The Dept Of Motor Vehicles can usually get things done. I would insist that he give the money back, or you will pursue charges against him, if he does pay you, file them anyway. Just make his life hell until you get your money back. Tell the cops he tried to sell you crack VBG

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