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About five monthes Ago I sold a Vehicle in Colorado I sold

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About five monthes Ago I sold a Vehicle in Colorado I sold it under the understanding that the person Purchasing it would send money directly to chase to settle up remaining Balance owing On account she tells me she has paid it but has yet to prove it..its been 5 monthes i feel like Its time to get vehicle back according to her she has paid vehicle off but chase keeps calling me Im still making payments ....... She tells me its in repair shop and she has spent 3900.00 on it Would this shop be able to keep my vehicle or can i just take it She requested work to be done does shop can i just take vehicle back
Submitted: 7 years ago.
Category: Legal
Expert:  Joseph Leon replied 7 years ago.
Answering your last question first, a repair shop can hold the property until the repair bill is paid. She placed it in the shop, but she had the car with your permission and apparent authority.

As for getting your car back, did you already transfer title?

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Customer: replied 7 years ago.
thats it
Customer: replied 7 years ago.

I never gave Her Permission To enter into Contract With Vehicle for repairs so I dont

no how I would be responsible for that If she never paid For vehicle Wouldnt that be stealing also be a felony Im no lawyer so i dont Know

Expert:  Joseph Leon replied 7 years ago.
You gave her title to the car, didn't you?

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