Lawyer for pettyissues
Hi All, anyone who can recommend a lawyer for ‘petty’ car issues? Will try to make it short - I took my car to the garage as it was misfiring and dragging a bit. Mechanic later called me to say it was the exhaust and that it needed to be replaced. He said he could do it for around EUR300 so I gave him the green light. He finished repairing it on a Friday when I was out of the country so my wife passed through the garage and paid him. She got the key and left the car where it was parked (outside the garage). We came to pick it up on a Sunday only to realise that it was still misfiring.
I had to go to work early the following day so my wife took it back and the mechanic could see that the problem was still there. He asked us to bring it back on Thursday, which we did. Again my wife passed through the garage (end of day Thursday) and got the key but the guy said he wanted EUR170 because he had replaced spark plugs, cables, etc… I’ve had an argument with him since then because he didn’t do his job properly the first time… His opinion is that he should be paid for his work and he’s not admitting his mistake. He’s contacting his lawyer today so I would like to counter him, any advice on lawyers, etc is welcome. Thanks