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Was the vehicle purchased during the marriage? If so, was it addressed in the divorce?
we were never married
A partition suit is the only method that can be used to address this type of ownership dispute then. Partition suits, as you mention, are normally used for real estate but there are also equitable partition cases that you use to divide personal property like vehicles, furniture, etc.
Would the fact that I have made virtually all payments have any bearing on a case like this?
Absolutely. While she may have "legal title" you can still have "equitable title" due to any agreements you have, monies you have paid, etc.
What are the chances that a judge could rule in my favor?
I feel that it is unfair, but she probably has a good case for partition
Is your name on the title at all?
yes, we are both on the title
If you bring proof in that you've made most of the payments then your chances are pretty good.
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