It does not make sense that the paralegal has not yet forwarded the email to you. When I said you are entitled to something in writing, an email that you can print out would be sufficient.
The fact that you already received a discharge has no bearing on this issue, but the trustee will not send someone to get your car - if he wanted to sell your car, he would sell it where it is. And trustees really do not want to be bothered selling assets - they much prefer getting the money from the debtor.
If the trustee sells the car, he will have to give you the $1,000 motor vechicle exemption. Perhaps you would be better off getting the $1,000, if you are able to get a reliable car by putting down that amount, and then paying it off, instead of paying the trustee.
You do have to be very careful doing this, though, because we hear a lot of complaints from customers who get scammed by car dealers. Maybe you can buy a car from someone you know.
I am not sure how effective a letter will be. However, it cannot hurt to send one.
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