Template letter to complain about used car (private sale)

Use this letter template to complain to a private seller if a used car you bought has a problem. It should help the seller understand your point of view and their legal obligation to sort out the problem. For important context on your rights and options, see our guidance on if there is a problem with a used car. Then, we can walk you through building your letter, or you can download the letter template. Either way, you can modify our suggested wording to suit your situation.

  • This information applies to British Columbia, Canada
  • Reviewed for legal accuracy in June 2022
  • Time to read: 2 minutes

Reviewed for legal accuracy by

Mona Muker, BC Employment Standards Tribunal

Mona Muker

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