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Yes! Better make sure you hide all the vin numbers and remove your plates:) Seriously hiding the vin will make no difference, only make it harder for the repo man to id.

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Q: IF you hide the VIN number can the car still be repo?
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If you hide the VIN number can the car still be repossessed?

Yes, all ya gotta do is open the door and check the VIN.... Repo men are just not allowed to open a locked door.... We can and do open the door there is no criminal intent and as long as there is not damage to the car there is no reason to complain. Also there are other places to find the vin# on a car besides the dash. A car must be correctly identified before a repossession agent can secure the vehicle. Whether it's by the VIN off the dash or not, it can be repossessed even if the VIN is covered on the dash.


Can a repo man lift a car cover to check if its the right car?

A repo man can check under the hood of a car to make sure it's the right car. They will look under to check that the vin number matches the vin number of the car they are repossessing.


If you only know the tag number and can't get the VIN can you find out if a car is on the repo list?

You need to go to work for a repo company to learn all this.


Can a repo man enter a vehicle before verifying the vin?

No. because not verifying the vin could lead to a misrepo of another vehicle for which the repo company would be sued.


What happens if you hide a vehicle from repossession in Alabama?

good luck hiding a vechile from the repo-man! they cantrack down a vehicle by using the vin number and plates. after they get a hold of the vehicle, you'll either go to jail or have to pay a really big fine


Does a repo man need to see the VIN number on your car before he can take it?

Why not just make the payments and avoid to whole thing? He will take the car based on more than just the vin#.


How does a repo man fine someone?

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What do you do if a car being repossessed or considered stolen is on your property Do you call a Repo Guy and if so where do you find this information?

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If you cover the VIN number on your car can the repo man still repo the car?

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Where can I lookup a vin number?

You can lookup a vin number at online shops that provide you a vin number with many choose of a vin number such as ebay.com, amazone.com etc. just try to visit ww.ebay.com to look for it.


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Vin numbers and where can you get a carfax?

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Where is the VIN number found at on cars?

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