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As soon as you are in default of the contract.

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Q: How soon can a car lot repo your car in California?
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Can a car lot reposed an automobile if its been seized by the police?

yes the car lot has all the rights because until the car is paid in full it is still titles to the car lot the impound lot will have to turn the car over to the repo man or repo man can file charges

Can a buy here pay here car lot repo after 7 days late?

Some places have the ability to take your car away if you don't pay car lot fees if you are trying to sell your car on their lot. If you didn't sign a contract through them, then they can't repo your car. They will most likely tow your car off the lot and you have to pay expenses on it. If you signed a contract where you must leave your vehicle on the lot for certain amount of days or months then yes they might be able to repo your vehicle if it states in the contract they can. If you are not on a contract of any kind then no they can not repo your car. They will instead tow your car off the lot.

How does the repo man get a key to your car?

I am a repo-Woman. If you purchased your car from a car lot, the car lot keeps a copy to the keys in case they need to reposess the car in the future when you dont pay. The repo-person can also get a key to the car from a dealer, such as GMC, etc. Or they can have a blank key, that accesses any car. If they dont have a key, they can tow it without a key. Pay for your car and you dont have to worry about it, :O)

Can used car lots file charges on a repo?

can a used car lot file charges aginst you

What happens to your car if it is repo by a payhere buyhere lot?

It's resold to someone else.

Do you have to have a repossession license to repo a car if you work for or own the car lot that is repossessing it?

general rule NO, but check with your state to be sure

How can you get your repo car back?

You much go to the inpound lot and pay a fee to get the car back and if it is in there again for the same reason you will not get it back ever.

Can you get a car dealers license in California without a car lot?


What if they repo the car from apt complex and tow it back to car lot with people in it and also knock down the owner of the car as they are pulling off?

Take that up with the police.

What is the coming soon tent on YoVille?

It's a car lot.

What are the disadventage of buying a new car?

Mainly financial. A car will lose a lot of value basically as soon as it leaves the dealer's lot.

Can a repo man take your car if there is no insurance on it?

Yes. He's not going to drive your car. He's going to hook a wrecker (tow truck) to it and tow it to a holding lot.

How soon do you need car insurance in Texas after you buy a car?

Before you drive it off the dealer's lot.

In the state of California can a auto repair shop repo your car and keep it on their lot and do repo companies need to be bonded?

Does the repair shop have a lien on your car for you not paying them for repairs to the car?If they do have a lien then yes they can seize the vehicle until you satisfy the lien. As Tank said, they need to have a lien on the title. You have to have signed an agreement with the shop stating that they can lien your title and repo your car if you don't pay. Most repair shops won't let you pick the car up until you pay up. So, you must have signed something saying they could pick it up if you didn't pay. Also, repo companies may not necessarily be required to be bonded. It depends on the state. In CA I believe they do. Only a bond for the business and as required by the LENDER.

Where is there a wholesale car lot in Sacramento, California?

The address to Turner Volvo is 2535 Arden Way, Sacramento, California. This car lot is one among many, however. A Google search will display as many as ten car lots.

After repossession does a car dealer have to wait before they can sell your car.?


When can a creditor repossess a car?

As soon as you default on your loan terms, the authorization to repossess can go to a repo man. This is why it's important to remain in contact with your bank/car lot. If you are having financial trouble, call them to tell them what's going on; they can usually set something up to help you. Usually an order to repossess won't go out until you are three months behind--but this is with banks. Small car lots (buy-here-pay-here lots) can and will send out the repo order much sooner. If you are required to have auto insurance and drop it, the repo order usually goes out the next day.

Can a repo truck tow a car from a private businesses parking lot?

Yes in fact a repo truck can tow a car from a garage as long as the door can open. At that point in time the car's original legal owner has forfeited their right as the legal owner by lack of contract compliance. Plain and simple, they no longer own the car.

How do they repo a car?

When they find the car, they tow it away. If it's in your driveway, they don't even knock on your door. If the car is in a parking lot or public place, they just tow it away and it will be gone when you come to drive home.

Where would they take a repo vehicle if your lender is in va and you live in ms?

It all varies by your state laws. but normally the lender will search for repo and towing companies in the area where they think you are and they search for you and come and tow your car to a tow company or repo company lot, then they contact your lender, so you need to contact your lender to arrange payment or to get your stuff out of your car. Hope This helps Adam OUT

Can a repo man repossess a car from a company's parking lot?

YES they can come in the parking lot. YES, if they are smart repomen, they will check the adjacent blocks. Their job is to FIND the car and recover it. If it is not at the POE, they should run the given address. If not there, they run the references add.

Can a finance company repo your car in Texas and then place it on their lot and sell it without notice to the buyer if the finance company also owns the car lot?

Yep. That's the buy here/pay here way of doing business. Make loans to people who can't qualify for a bank loan and when you show them that the bank was right, the car goes back on the lot.

When a car is repossessed where does the repo man store it and for how long?

they take it to a lot that has no name on it so people don't try to come and get it with out paying first. they will give you directions after you pay. the repo company mine got taken to after 2 1/2 days of the repo man using it for himself was on rt33 in manalapan new jerssy. good luck

How much is the storage fee a day for repo?

Fees vary from lot to lot and repossession company to repossession company. I have seen daily rates as low as $10.00 and as high as $150.00. Your best bet is to get the matter resolved as soon as possible and redeem your vehicle.

If a car is reposessed and was sent to auction is it legal for the repo company to bill for storage fees for the period the vehicle was in their lot?

No they are just trying to get extra money off you , that's why a repo company tries to wait till the last second to send a car to the auction. so if there is some chance of you redeeming your car they want you to do it there so they can get storage fee's off you. I cover this topic and more at