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I am sorry that this happened to you.
How much did you pay for the car?
I know you purchased the car as is but that does not mean that a seller can materially misrepresent the state of the car. The seller gave you an old inspection report and the implication at least was that your car would pass inspection.As well, your seller is agreeing with you because he's willing to buy back the car. You do not have to do anything with Alberta transportation nor do you have to wait six months.What I suggest you do immediately is send the seller a letter by registered mail. In the letter briefly set out the facts and include the point that he has agreed with you and will give you back your money but says he needs time to do so.Give him a deadline to pay you back and that deadline should be short. I am not saying it should be 24 hours but it certainly should not be six months. I would suggest that you give him a week.Tell him that if he fails to comply you will then, without further notice to him, commence legal proceedings. You can tell them that if you are forced to sue him not only will you be suing for the $4000 and interest and your costs but you will also sue for damages for loss of inconvenience and for the trouble this has caused you.You can then sue him in small claims court and can self represent. If it gets that far and you find you need some help as you go through the process you can always post on the site again and I can assist you further.Does that help as a starting point?
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You cannot sue for damages that did not happen but only for the ones you actually incurred.
Is there anything more I can help you with at this point in time?