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Asked on: 5/21/13, 11:51 am

i bought a car, the dealership i bought it from replaced the brakes and about 3 day later the car broke down about 40 miles from home. it turnes out that the mechanic did not srew on the caliper and i could of died. what legal action if any should i take?

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Answered on: 5/21/13, 12:00 pm by Carl Starrett

This sounds like a small claims matter. You don't get emotional distress on a claim like this. Ask the mechanic to pay whatever monetary damages you suffered to get the thing fixed: towing charges, cost of repair, etc. That's about it.


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