The New York Governor’s Office announced the state has helped car buyers recoup more than $4 million worth of vehicle titles after the abrupt closing of dealerships.
In additional $2.8 million was recouped from auto dealers and repair shops for fraudulent sales and faulty repairs.
Title recoveries by region:
Combined Value of Vehicles
Number of Consumers Protected
New York City
Western New York
To learn more about filing a complaint, visit the DMV’s Guide to Consumers. DMV also provides assistance to businesses and offers information on their rights if faced with a complaint in its Guide for Facilities.