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How can a repo man repossess a car that is locked in a residential garage?

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NO, NO, and also NO. NOT LEGALLY. the UCC of EVERY state and the FED UCC prohibits breaking in to LOCKED DOORS, GATES, GARAGES,ect. To do so is called Breaking and Entering. To involve the police is prohibited also. That makes it NOT a civil process as a'self-help" repo is supposed to be. Call a LOCAL attorney for state specific advice.
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Can they break into your locked garage to repossess your car?

First, State Laws on this issue may widely differ. You would do  well to check with an Attorney of Law or even the Attorney  General's Office in your State.    Second

Can a repo man open a garage door?

Probably not. If the garage door was closed and locked, and he broke the lock or somehow got it open then it is breaking and entering. If the door was unlocked and he just ope

Can repo men come in your garage?

Yes In most places hiding the car from the repo man is illegal. If he is sure the car is in there he can enter a storage place and reposes the car. But he is not allowed to in