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Phillips Esq.
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Customer reply replied 6 months ago
There are specific laws in place requiring automotive repair shops to provide a written estimate of services. I recently had my sons phone repaired and am wondering if any similar laws govern these type of repair shops.

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I am sorry, but I do not participate in the phone call program. Hence, the rejection of your offer. However, another Attorney who participates in the program may accept your offer.

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Customer reply replied 6 months ago
I will continue with you. Not switch.

Okay. Thanks. I am still reviewing California Civil Code to see if there are any relevant Statutes.

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Customer reply replied 6 months ago
This service company has 4 locations. If you find they are in violation a class action could be a possibility.

Unfortunately, I did not find any Statutes dealing with phone repairs and estimates. However, it would be unfair and deceptive act for the repair shop to represent that a "part, replacement, or repair service is needed when it is not." This would be a violation of California Consumer Protection Act. See California Civil Code Section 1770.

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