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If Uhaul caused this damage by improperly installing the brake controller, then they are liable for all of the damages that you have incurred and the dealer is also liable to you for doing negligent repair work as well. So you need to send a letter to both the dealer and the Uhaul place and tell them both that they are liable for the negligence leading to damage to your car and for negligent repair work. Tell them the cost of proper repairs is $1200 and if they refuse to pay to have the proper repairs, you would be filing suit against both of them for negligence and seek not only repair costs, but also your costs for loss of use of your car (including rental fees) that resulted from their negligence.
If they refuse to pay for the repairs, then you need to file suit against both of them in civil court and let the court decide which one of them owes you how much.