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    Hey all,
    Right heres the story, about 2 weeks ago i bought a vectra sri 1.9 150 xp, car looked mint had full vaux service history and 40k, took for a test drive and all was fine so bought it. Anyhow, recently ive noticed the clutch sticking and its beleived to be the damn DMF, my question is do i have grounds to contact seller (small private dealer) and get this sorted under sale of goods act or am i stuck with the bill??

    All help is greatly appreciated!

    Ben

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    Did it come with any warranty?

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    If no warranty I would say your stuck with it

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    Forgot to add, Didnt ask and werent told if it had warrenty, arent i covered under sales of goods act i fault was there when car was bought???

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    i may be wrong but have to prove owner knew something was wrong or could say its bad luck

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    What is a private dealer?

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    Quote Originally Posted by troutybrown View Post
    What is a private dealer?
    Meant small independant dealer oops

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    Quote Originally Posted by arry oudini View Post
    Forgot to add, Didnt ask and werent told if it had warrenty, arent i covered under sales of goods act i fault was there when car was bought???
    If the Fault was there when you bought it why did you buy it?
    Also you have to prove they new it was there.

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    Quote Originally Posted by kns View Post
    If the Fault was there when you bought it why did you buy it?
    Also you have to prove they new it was there.
    "took for a test drive and all was fine so bought it. Anyhow, RECENTLEY ive noticed the clutch sticking and its beleived to be the damn DMF"

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    Quote Originally Posted by arry oudini View Post
    "took for a test drive and all was fine so bought it. Anyhow, RECENTLEY ive noticed the clutch sticking and its beleived to be the damn DMF"
    I would find out the precise fault then give them a call,But don't think your get anywhere.
    Have a look through your paperwork and see if you have a warranty.
    Also make sure it's not sold as seen!

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