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Do you have a written purchase agreement indicating these conditions upon which you based the sale of the vehicle--e-mails or any writings?
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Hi Tina - no formal written agreement except for that affidavit that my late ex-husband signed and I am not really sure what it is. They told me that that was the only thing they needed to transfer the title. Aside from that everything was verbal and just exchanged messages via mobile phone on how we would go about the deal. I already deleted all those messages in my phone
I see. Thank you for the additional information, Joey.The buyer could pursue legal action against you because you did not provide them with clear title and you do not have any evidence other than your testimony to indicate that the sale of the vehicle was conditional. It is really unfortunate since you appear to have trusted them and now they are turning on you.It would ultimately be up to a judge who to believe in this case since there is no writing documenting the transaction. Given the value of the vehicle, they may not file suit, but if they do, you would typically have to testify as to the terms of the agreement and hope the court believes you, unless you have some witnesses who can corroborate your story. Your offer to settle the matter seems very reasonable and it seems the buyer is determined to get more from you, but I would stick to the terms of the original agreement at this point normally since the owner needs you to get the vehicle titled in his name and the worst a court can do typically is order you to refund the purchase price and you get the car back.
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