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YES, limited they may be BUT you DO have rights. First, you should get any personal property back that was in the car at time of repo. That PP was NOT covered by the security agreement. Next, you have rights as to how the lender sells the car. It must be sold in a "commercially reasonable" manner. That means the lender cant sell it to a cousin for $300.00 when its worth $3000.00. MOST lenders use a wholesale auction to sell the cars. In some states you have the right to buy the car at a public sale. The lender may get a judgment for the balance due after it is sold. You SHOULD attend that hearing. It will beyour only chance to convince the judge that you cant pay the balance.

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Q: If a car has been repossessed does the person that went into default have any rights?
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