Orange County Government, Florida

Motor Vehicle Repair

Tips when getting motor vehicle repair in Florida

Hassle Free
Car Repair

  • Keep all estimates, invoices, and other records even if there is no charge.
  • Make sure the invoice states what work is warrantied.
  • Keep a record of any verbal repair authorization.
  • Go with your car to the shop to protect your rights.
  • You lose legal rights if you stop payment on a credit card or check.

Get help with a repair shop problem by calling our Fraud Unit at (407) 836-2490 for Orange County transactions.

You can also contact the State Attorney in your area or call 1-800-435-7352 for the Florida Division of Consumer Services.

The Florida Motor Vehicle Repair Act, effective January 1, 1981, provides new rights for consumers who need to have a motor vehicle repaired.

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