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Insurance Question from Akron, OH

Asked on 12/30/2011

i’m paying insurance on a car that i own but I don’t know where the car is what should i do? NULL

Answer given on December 30, 2011

You did not say why you are unsure of the vehicle’s location.  Was it stolen? Did a friend or relative use it and didn’t bring it back? Is the car still tagged in your name? To remove yourself from any liability, you should either report the car as stolen and have the tags unregistered to you and then remove the insurance . The other alternative would be to leave the insurance and tags on the car but report the car as missing to the police.  After a certain amount of time and they are unable to find the car, follow through with the above.  Not knowing the entire story or the reason you can not find the car makes it hard to direct you on the correct course of action.  


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