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Does the repossession agent have to let you take the plates of of the car in Missouri?

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2015-07-15 18:19:36
2015-07-15 18:19:36

Last i looked the plates STAY WITH THE DEBTOR. Maybe he planned to drive your car all weekend. Was it a nice ride? CALL the LENDER Monday morning and get it straight.

The plates belong to you, not the lender, nor the repo man. They are registered to you and are your property and responsibility.

If the plates were used on another vehicle that was involved in a crime or accident, and someone wrote down the tag number, the information would come back to you, and you would have alot of explaining to do.

If the car was reposessed with the plates still attached, and you can prove that, then the headache is with the repo man. He is responsible for the car and the personal property left with it. Once they take the car with the plates still attached, it's on them.

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