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The question should be. Should you ever buy a car with a lien on it. The answer is absolutely not, no, not if you are smart.

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Q: Can a dealership sell you a car with a lien on it?
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Can you sell a car to dealership if your loan was charged off and you a have a lien on the title?

At minimum, you must satisfy (pay off) the lien. Talk to a dealership---NOT the one you plan to do business with, but call a different one---they can give you information. When you go to sell the car, keep in mind the lien amount in your overall price you want for the car. Make sure you get paperwork when you pay off the lien.

How do i sell a wrecked car i still owe money on?

You cannot sell a car you have a loan on if the lender has a lien on the vehicle. You will need permission from the lien holder to sell the car. If the lender has no lien on the vehicle then you can sell it if you wish. The title will list any lien holder.

Can a used car Dealership sale a car with a title not in there name and has a lien on it?

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Can felon sell car at a dealer ship in California?

Typically, no a felon cannot sell a car at a dealership in California. Unless, of course, they are the outright owner of the car in which they are trying to sell to the dealership, (and have all the paperwork to prove this true) OR they are under an employment agreement with the dealership, and it is their job to sell cars at the dealership.

What to do when you sell a car with the title being in pawn?

If you sell a car with a lien on it, which is a title pawn. You must pay the lien off before the car is clear and you can get the title back.

Where can sell a used car when it's financed?

You cannot sell a car with a lien against it without getting a lien release from the lender. To do otherwise is illegal.

Is it illegal to sell a vehicle with a lien on it?

In most cases, no. It is done all the time. Consider that when someone trades in a vehicle that is still owed on, they are in effect selling the vehicle to the dealership. That the dealership writes the loan for the new car, and transfers the unpaid balance of the first to it, means only that the dealership bought the car, but the buyer of the new car (the former owner) paid for it. Additionally, when the vehicle is sold, before the lien holder will release the title, the unpaid balance must be paid.

Can car dealership sell car with window broken?


Can you sell back the car to the dealership when your car is wroth more then what you owe?

yes because you don't have to pay for the car. But if the dealership does not want to buy it you can't sell it to them

Can you sell a car to a dealership if you still owe money on the car?

Yes, Because then they would be responsible for taking care and paying for the car. The slang term "upside down" refers to when you owe more than the car is worth. If you sell a car to anyone (including a dealership) for less than you owe you would be the one responsible for paying the difference. The dealership will verify with the fiance company what payment is required to release the lien. For example if you owe 10,000 on your car and the dealership will give you 9000, you would have to pay them 1000 to take the car. If you're trading in the car, then the shortage can sometimes be rolled over into the new car purchase.

Should you be worried to buy a car from a dealership when a carfax report says there is a lien on the car?

Walk away from this deal.

Can a dealership repossess your car if they are not the lien holder?

No. The lienholder is the only entity with a right to repossess.

Can you sell your car if there is a tax lien on it?

In order to sell your car, you must pay off the lien to the IRS first, or find a buyer who is willing to pay off the lien. Only when the IRS has accepted payment can you or someone else receive Title to the car.

Can you junk a car without the key or a tittle loan?

You cannot sell a car for salvage unless you have the title with you listed as the owner with no lean on the car. If there is a lien on the car you cannot sell it without having the lien removed.

What happens to a lien on a house after it expires?

The lain stays with the mortgage. And if the owner of the mortgage does not settle up with the lien holder that person cannot sell their house, car, boat or whatever the lien is on. They have to pay lien first or sell and before they get the money the amount of the lien will be deducted from total sell

How do you sell your car with you being the leinholder?

How can you be the lien-holder of your own car.

Do I inherit a debt if the car I bought had a lien on it?

It is illegal to sell a car with a lien on it. If it has a lien you will not be able to register the car in your name. The loan must be paid off and the lien released before you can actually own the car. You may have just got scammed.

How can you make a car dealership profitable?

Sell it.

How long does the company have after the car is sold to sue for amount owed on car?

This is an almost impossibility, unless the title has been doctored. If "the company" sold person A the car, the title contains that company's name as a lien holder, which means that the car cannot be transferred to another person without the approval of "the company". Look at a car title from a dealership, for example, and see what color it is. Then look at a title for a vehicle that is paid for and is free and clear. The dealership title has the dealership name on it as the lien holder, different color title. The free and clear title has no lien holder and is a different color. If a car has been sold with a lien holder, person A is responsible for payment for the car, regardless of who is driving it.

What can you do if you bought a car at auction and got a title from the DMV with no liens then 2 months later a bank says they havea lien?

well if you have a clean title with no lien on it, then i say sell the car with that title there should be no problem what so ever. i need to know what happens if i sell a car with a lien on the title (auction car) but the lien does not pertain to me, can the car be successfully transferred to another person ? or what do i have to do to remove this lien ? email me -

Can a dealership repo a car for not paying all downpayment?

A "car dealership" CAN NOT legally repossess a car for any reason unless the are operating as a financial institution (bank/ Lien holder). And they had better be license as a bank if they are. (New York).

Is it illegal for a car dealership to sell a car with a non working speedometer?


Can a use car dealership sell you a car which the title is in someone else name?


Can a car dealership sell a car on a Sunday?

Laws differ from state, to state.

Can a dealership sell a car from another dealership?

In theory no, in practice yes. This is done all the time. You want a certain car and they do not have it in stock. The call around and find the car you want at another dealer. They sell you the car and go get it from the other dealer.