It won't fix it, but paying off any remaining debt from the vehicle should help your credit rating. Unfortunately, a repossession will linger on your credit report for about 7 years.
No you cannot remove a repossession off your credit report if your cosigner has a judgement on the repossession.
Yes, there is no difference. A repossession is a repossession.
A repossession is a serious negative and will drop your scores.
A repossession will significantly lower your credit score, regardless of the balance. It will take around 7 years before the repossession is removed from the credit report.
neither looks good on your credit.
You present proof that the repossession never occured. You can dispute it with the credit reporting agency.
A repossession is a repossession, no matter if it is voluntary or not. Your credit will be ruined for 7 years.
The repossession stays on your credit report for 7 years.
Yes, but perhaps not as adversely as an involuntary repossession.
It depends on how your father's death, the repossession, and the cosigners credit are corelated.