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Why did this man hold your vehicle so long? How long did he have possession of it? Did he perform the work agreed to? How much did you agree to pay him for that?
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The repairer/painter moved to his body shop while he had my vehicle, I was still waiting on it to get fixed and painted and all the while he was gone and my car was sitting there. he had my car since July 2012 but moved to the owner shop in November 2012 till present. The repairer/painter did not do anything but gave me excuses of it was told cold to paint the car. That's why I waited till the beginning of the year to ask what's going on. My insurance paid this guy to fix and paint my car, I never dealt with the owner until I got a letter in the mail stating my car had a lien on it. That's when I got involved and found out the situation and how much the guy owes on storage fees. I told him I would pay half of the fees if I owed it but I feel i do not owe anything because I did not agree to get it stored. Half of the fee is 1800. He sent me a bill for $3690 for storage that is prior tenant left my car there for.
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I still have one more question. If the repaire/painter was an independent person renting a space in that body shop, got paid but left my vehicle there and did not do the work, do I owe the owner storage fees can I proceed in the what you said in your last email and take the owner to smalls claim court.
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If my car is damaged from the shop owner who holding my car, when I file my civil suit can I file for the value of my car? As of right now I do not know the staus of my car.
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