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Purchased a car from private seller and 12hrs after noticed

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hello,
purchased a car from private seller and 12hrs after noticed a fault and also didnt match with seller description. what should i do. seller refused to take the car back. do i have any right?
Submitted: 10 months ago.
Category: Law
Expert:  Jo C. replied 10 months ago.

How much did you pay?

What was the misdescription?

Customer: replied 10 months ago.
i paid £6680 by bank transfer
Expert:  Jo C. replied 10 months ago.

What was the misdescription?

Customer: replied 10 months ago.
seller says car in good condition inside and outside. also mentioned that read dvd system and i notice after that read dvd system was not connect so its not working. head light faulty and say it's only light to change. i went to garage noticed that its electric fault
Customer: replied 10 months ago.
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Customer: replied 10 months ago.
please can i have a phone number
Expert:  Jo C. replied 10 months ago.

I've made an offer but we can do this online for no extra cost if you would prefer.

Customer: replied 10 months ago.
please what's my right in regard to this matter?
Customer: replied 10 months ago.
please send answer online about my right
Expert:  Jo C. replied 10 months ago.

So, in short, the faults are that the CD doesnt connect and there is a need for a light change?

Customer: replied 10 months ago.
read dvd system is not connected, massive noise under armsrest while driving over 60mph. electric fault on headlight.. all this after 12hrs of purchased the car.
Customer: replied 10 months ago.
answer please
Expert:  Jo C. replied 10 months ago.

What is the cause of the noise?

So far you are not really describing claimable faults but that might get over the hurdle.