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Lrkmd
Posts: 1
Registered: ‎09-24-2012

Repair dispute

Is an auto repair facility allowed to keep your car while a dispute over payment for an improperly authorized repair is being resolved?
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AAAPete
Posts: 1,248
Registered: ‎09-02-2009

In most cases a repair shop can not hold a car hostage. I...

In most cases a repair shop can not hold a car hostage. If the dispute continues you may need to post a mechanics bond through the court system.