As KFOX14 Investigates has reported, Cesar Lopez, the owner of Formula One Collision Center, faces three trials on charges of deceptive trade practices.
Customers tell KFOX14 in some cases they waited up to a year before they got their car back.
“It does hurt the image of the independent shops. It shouldn't be that way. Independent shops are independent shops, we are family owned businesses,” said Sergio Lewis, owner of Sergio Lewis body shop in East El Paso.
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