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What should a person write in "Driver license or ID card no" if s/he doesn't have a driver's licence?

Here is the technical manual: you want 11.015. It says: New Registered Owner Section—The name, address, and driver license or identification card (DL/ID) number for each new registered owner must be ...
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Is it a fraud if someone changes the mileage of the car, then sell it and write this mileage into the title?

Knowingly selling a car with an incorrect odometer reading is a crime unless this is disclosed properly. It also gives rise to a right of private action, that is the buyer can sue. The California ...
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How can a buyer make sure if a car "CERTIFICATE OF TITLE" is real?

The DMV technical manual describes a legitimate title, the "most legitimate" being "Complying Pink Title with Blue Border", from 12/03: The face of the title is pink with a blue ...
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Renting a car to a friend

This is tricky. In the UK, your "normal" car insurance covers private usage. That includes driving to work, driving on a private holiday to southern spain, lending your car to a friend who ...
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What do i do how do I get my truck back or paid for everything that I've lost

As you were told by several people: It's a civil case. You get a lawyer and take her to court. The lawyer will tell you what to do to get your truck back. And there might be evidence coming out that ...
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Seller signed title but buyer completed info

When you sell a vehicle, you are required to submit a notice of sale, where you provide various bits of information, and you swear under penalty of perjury that the information that you provided is ...
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California: A mechanic serviced Bob's car, has it in his shop, and verbally agreed to buy it from him. Is Bob liable for accidents before it's sold?

You’re looking for something called the “permissive driver law.” I’ll include a link to the full text, but here’s a summary: You still own the car, and the insurance is still in your name. If the ...
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Who pays title fees when selling a car that is titled out of state?

The law will say who does and pays what The law in Virginia will impose obligations on sellers and buyers to do things and pay fees on the transfer of a vehicle. Similarly, the law in California will ...
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Renting a car to a friend

Lets say there is a person who wants to rent his car out to his friend for a month In the United States and In Pennsylvania. He calls up the insurance company and lets them know his friend should be ...
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Can buyer sue the seller who sold a car to the seller of a car?

Another answer mostly addresses C's claims against B (which, if successful would give rise to a claim by B against A for breach of warranty and fraud). This answer mostly examines direct claims by C ...
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Can buyer sue the seller who sold a car to the seller of a car?

Yes Person B is guilty of innocent misrepresentation. If C can prove that they entered into the contract in reliance on the misrepresentation can either: rescind the contract: return the car and get ...
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Is it a fraud if someone changes the mileage of the car, then sell it and write this mileage into the title?

In addition to the above great answers from David Siegel and user6726, on top of the F.T.C.'s Used Car Rule which, specifically for California, a 1969 case of a Hungarian descent plaintiff Laczko that ...
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What is the procedure of buying a new car in the US( California)?

Although this looks like a request for specific legal advice, it can be treated as a general-interest question about legal obligations and risks (not practical advice). When you buy a car, you ...
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