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What do you want to sue the gas station for?
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That was just a disclaimer.
I was asking why you wanted to sue the gas station?
On the issue of the gas station, you want to get your car checked out before you bring a lawsuit against them. It's pretty well known that the size of the gas tank advertised is just the tank itself and doesn't include the neck, hoses, etc and so often you can actually fit two or three more gallons of gas in the vehicle than the tank size.
Certainly, if you have it checked out and you are correct then you have a lawsuit for fraud although it isn't likely to be a viable case on it sown. What you would want to do is find a local law from that does class action suits and offer to be their "lead plaintiff".
As to your second question, yes, you can sue the driver for being negligent. You would want to sue him for the amount of the repair plus what is known as the "diminution in value" of the car. It is well recognized that a car which has been in a wreck is worth less than one that has not. That difference in value is the diminution in value and you are entitled to recover that as well.
You would sue the driver. He then sends a copy of the lawsuit to the insurance company.
If you want to pursue th gas station then you need to go to a mechanic and get them to measure the amount of gas your tank will hols when completely empty and then when filled completely full. They do that by draining the gas and then filing the tank back up to get an accurate measurement. Once you have that information then you can go to www.lawyers.com and in the section for Area of Practice enter "Class Action" and you will get a list of lawyers near you that practice class action lawsuits.
Yes, I'm here.
And the answer is still the same as to what course of action you have to take.
You certainly can sue for the damage down to your car by the neighbor and it is viable.
As to the gas station, it's not likely to net you much money. If you are the lead plaintiff in a class action then the law firm usually gives you a little extra money but it's not substantial in a case like this.
All you can actually sue for this the amount that you were overcharged plus maybe three times that amount as "punitive damages". Then whatever extra the lawyer's give you is up to them.
You are only entitled to get whatever the other side settles for or what you are awarded in a trial. However, most lawyers give the first plaintiff in a case some extra amount of money but it isn't required and it isn't based on any particular amount.
The plaintiff is the person that is bringing the lawsuit. The one that is suing someone else.
A defendant is the person that is being sued.