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I paid £1000 deposit for a car that wasn't as described - how do I get my deposit back?

I paid £1000 deposit to a garage for a car I was interested in. After 48 hours, without viewing it or signing anything, I saw it had 3400 extra miles on the clock than was stated. I decided to cancel because I was told the deposit was fully refundable. However, they only offered a credit note off future purchases. How do l get my money back?

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You use Small Claims to sue for it because the vehicle was not as described, therefore there was no binding contract between you and the vendor: www.gov.uk/make-court-claim-for-money
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