When you return your rental car, your liability for the vehicle ends, right? Wrong.
Jessica Siegel brought her sedan back to Avis in London recently. A few weeks later, she got a bill for triple the amount she’d expected.
What happened? She’d dropped off the car after hours, and during the night, someone broke a window on the car. The Avis rental agreement says Siegel was responsible for the car until it could be checked in during business hours.
Is that right?
“A smashed window on my rental car — and a surprise bill”