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Hi there, I bought a car from nsw but i live in melbourne and i took that car to mechanic for the roadworthy and mechanic says that car has been written off. So, what legal action i can take against the seller? I have already spoken to him very politely but he is not getting agreed that the car is written off

Lawyer's Assistant: What steps have you taken so far?

Nothing just spoken to him over the phone

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you will be able to raise a claim under the Australian Consumer Law for misleading and deceptive conduct inline with the Competition and Consumer Act 2010.

Your claim can be brought into VCAT.

You will be able to claim damages for the loss you have incurred with the vehicle purchased .

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