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I'm Lucy, and I'd be happy to answer your questions today. I'm sorry to hear that this happened.
You can take the salt truck company to Small Claims Court for damaging your vehicle. You'll need pictures of the damage. If you could get someone else who works in the business to testify as to how salt damages cars, or get a mechanic to do it, that would help your case. The fact that no one has complained before doesn't mean they didn't damage your car, and you have a right to prove it to a judge.
Small Claims Court is designed to be user-friendly and does not require a lawyer. The state has forms online you can use to open a case.
The statute of limitations for property damage is 5 years, so you have plenty of time to bring the claim.
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