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My 18 year old son bought a used car in june 2017 we have

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Customer: My 18 year old son bought a used car in june 2017 we have found out it is a cracked engine block and is useless he paid2600 for it and bought it as is do we have any recourse at all, please help. North Carolina
JA: Have you contacted the manufacturer?
Customer: No It is a 2002 model
JA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?
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Good afternoon. I certainly understand the situation and your concern. Who did he buy it from? Did he get it inspected? Did the seller make any representation about the vehicle? Does he have evidence to show and support it was cracked at the time of purchase?

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Customer reply replied 28 days ago
Jose Vega Calidad Solutions 912 N Wendover Rd Apt E Charlotte Nc He did not make any representation about it having a cracked block. My son found out after the purchase has tried contacting this man for months will not return calls.

Thank you for the reply. If this was sold privately, as is, the seller would have made no promises as to it condition or performance. Moreover, your son needed to perform his due diligence and get it inspected, prior to buying it. If he did not and took the car, it is going to be hard to sue the seller, when it was sold as is and nothing was said by him, about the engine or call. At $2600, there should have been red flags, about its condition and an expert should have checked the vehicle out.

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