Disciplinary actions: Vehicle dealers

For details about many of these disciplinary actions, please see Search business and professional licenses.

April 2015

Roy Y Auto Sales — Spanaway

  • Finding: Falsified documents.
  • Action: Fined $1,000, $800 is stayed pending no similar violations within 12 months.

Adly Fouad Riad — Lynnwood

  • Finding: Unlicensed dealer activity.
  • Action: Ordered to cease and desist dealer activity, fined $5,000, $4,500 is stayed pending no similar violations within 1 year.

Columbia Ford Hyundai — Longview

  • Finding: Late title transfers.
  • Action: Fined $500, $400 is stayed pending no similar violations within 12 months.

Import Auto Sales — Everett

  • Finding: E-permit recordkeeping.
  • Action: Fined $500, $400 is stayed pending no similar violations within 12 months.

March 2015

Lux Motors — Puyallup, WA

  • Finding: Falsified documents.
  • Action: Fined $2,500, $500 is stayed, and 3-day suspension which is stayed pending no similar violations within 12 months.

Ship Harbor Yacht Sales — Anacortes

  • Finding: Failure to utilize a non interest bearing trust account for deposit.
  • Action: Suspension of vessel dealer license, fined $1,000, which are stayed pending no similar violations within 12 months.

Rodrigo Sanchez Nava — Federal Way

  • Finding: Unlicensed dealer activity.
  • Action: Ordered to cease and desist, fined $6,000, stayed pending no similar violations within 12 months.

Lang Autosports — Lynnwood

  • Finding: Failure to apply for transfer of title into the name of the purchaser, dealer temporary permit issued without authority from the Department of Licensing, and falsifying a title application.
  • Action: Fined $2,250, $250 is stayed, and 3-day suspension which is stayed pending no similar violations within 12 months.

Norma Guizar — Pasco, WA

  • Finding: Unlicensed dealer activity.
  • Action: Ordered to cease and desist, fined $6,000, $4000 is stayed pending no similar violations within 12 months.

February 2015

Desert Thunder Custom Cycles — Moses Lake

  • Finding: Selling out of class.
  • Action: Fined $6,000, $5,500 is stayed pending no similar violations within 12 months.

Northwest Motorsports — Puyallup

  • Finding: Late title transfers.
  • Action: Fined $9,000, $4,500 is stayed pending no similar violations within 12 months.

January 2015

Ehli Auctions — Tacoma

  • Finding: Forged documents.
  • Action: Fined $1,000.

December 2014

Jose A. Parades Lomas — Federal Way

  • Finding: Unlicensed dealer activity.
  • Action: Ordered to cease and desist, fined $11,000, $10,000 is stayed pending no similar violations within 1 year.

A Always Low Rate Towing — Tacoma

  • Finding: Forged documents.
  • Action: Fined $1,500, $750 is stayed pending no similar violations within 1 year.

Alaa DS Al Bayati — Tacoma

  • Finding: Unlicensed dealer activity.
  • Action: Ordered to cease and desist, fined $6,000, $5,500 is stayed pending no similar violations within 1 year.

Rodrigo Sanchez Nava — Federal Way

  • Finding: Unlicensed dealer activity.
  • Action: Ordered to cease and desist, fined $6,000.

Honda Imports — Kent

  • Finding: Failure to disclose Salvage/Rebuilt status of vehicle.
  • Action: Fined $5,000, $2,500 is stayed pending no similar violations within 1 year.

November 2014

Burkett’s Auto Sales — Centralia

  • Finding: Failure to disclose Salvage/Rebuilt status of vehicle.
  • Action: Fined $2,000, $1,000 is stayed pending no similar violations within 1 year.

Michael Sol Cohen — Olympia

  • Finding: Unlicensed dealer activity.
  • Action: Ordered to cease and desist, fined $6,000, $5,900 is stayed pending no similar violations within 1 year.

Tacoma Auto Outlet — Tacoma

  • Finding: Late title transfer.
  • Action: 3-day suspension and fined $2,000.

Edwin F. Lopez Tevalan — Seattle

  • Finding: Unlicensed dealer activity.
  • Action: Ordered to cease and desist and fined $6,000.

Good Body Shop — Tacoma

  • Finding: Failure to disclose Salvage/Rebuilt status of vehicle.
  • Action: Fined $1,000, $750 is stayed pending no similar violations within 1 year.

Provider’s Publicity — Auburn

  • Finding: Unlicensed dealer activity.
  • Action: Ordered to cease and desist, fined $5,000 fine, $4,750 is stayed pending no similar violations within 1 year.

October 2014

Chet’s Honda — Quincy

  • Finding: Unlicensed dealer activity.
  • Action: Ordered to cease and desist, fined $6,000, $5,500 is stayed pending no similar violations within 1 year.

Floriberta Bengochea-Salgado — Toppenish

  • Finding: Failure to transfer titles of 10 vehicles.
  • Action: Fined $5,000, $4,000 is stayed pending no similar violations within 1 year.

Joseph Kenneth Marvin — Federal Way

  • Finding: Unlicensed dealer activity.
  • Action: Ordered to cease and desist, fined $10,000, $9,800 is stayed pending no similar violations within 1 year.

September 2014

Curbside Motors — Tacoma

  • Finding: Failed to accept/reject offer within 4 days.
  • Action: Fined $250.

Marlon Brando Cox — Seattle

  • Finding: Unlicensed dealer activity.
  • Action: Ordered to cease and desist, fined $2,000.

International Auto — Portland, OR

  • Finding:Selling retail with a Wholesale license.
  • Action: Fined $2,000.

August 2014

Best Auto Parts — Lynnwood

  • Finding: Unlawful use of dealer plates.
  • Action: Fined $500.

Import Auto Sales — Everett

  • Finding: Advertising violations.
  • Action: Fined $500, $200 is stayed pending no similar violations within 1 year.

Ken Marvin — Federal Way

  • Finding: Unlicensed dealer activity.
  • Action: Ordered to cease and desist, fined $12,000, $10,000 is stayed pending no similar violations within 1 year.

Juan Jose Mendoza — Yelm

  • Finding: Unlicensed dealer activity.
  • Action: Ordered to cease and desist, fined $5,000, $4,750 is stayed pending no similar violations within 1 year.

Robert Mielke — Tacoma

  • Finding: Unlicensed dealer activity.
  • Action: Ordered to cease and desist, fined $7,000, which is stayed pending no similar violations within 1 year.

Perry Lee Woods — Kent

  • Finding: Unlicensed dealer activity.
  • Action: Ordered to cease and desist, fined $7,000, $5,000 is stayed pending no similar violations within 1 year.

July 2014

Ernie Basilio Murillo — Mukilteo

  • Finding:  Unlicensed dealer activity.
  • Action:  Ordered to cease and desist, fined $10,000.

Jacob Pierce Long — Tacoma

  • Finding: Unlicensed dealer activity.
  • Action: Ordered to cease and desist, fined $7,000, which is stayed pending no similar violations within 1 year.

Ali K. Mahmood — Kent

  • Finding: Unlicensed dealer activity.
  • Action: Ordered to cease and desist, fined $5,000.

June Marie Cottrell — Longbranch

  • Finding: Unlicensed dealer activity.
  • Action: Fined $12,000, $11,900 is stayed pending no similar violations within 1 year.

Kristi Donette Croskey — Tacoma

  • Finding: Unlicensed dealer activity.
  • Action: Ordered to cease and desist, fined $5,000, $4,900 is stayed pending no similar violations within 1 year.

Miller Ristick — Gresham, OR

  • Finding: Unlicensed dealer activity.
  • Action: Fined fine.

June 2014

Golden Homes of Poulsbo — Poulsbo

  • Finding: Insolvency.
  • Action: 2-year revocation.

Raymond Pepper — University Place

  • Finding: Unlicensed dealer activity.
  • Action: Ordered to cease and desist, fined $10,000, which is stayed pending no similar violations within 1 year.

Patrick Scott Johnson — Marysville

  • Finding: Unlicensed dealer activity.
  • Action:Ordered to cease and desist, fined $7,000, which is stayed pending no similar violations within 1 year.

Roy Lee Partsch — Tacoma

  • Finding: Unlicensed dealer activity.
  • Action: Ordered to cease and desist, fined $5,000.

Joseph Michael Morris — Tacoma

  • Finding: Unlicensed dealer activity.
  • Action: Ordered to cease and desist, fined $11,000.

Affordable Auto Sales — Aberdeen

  • Finding: Failure to properly issue permits.
  • Action: Fined $2,500.

All Truck Parts & Sales — Vancouver

  • Finding: Unlicensed dealer activity.
  • Action: Ordered to cease and desist, fined $5,000 which is stayed pending no similar violations within 1 year.

Custom Car Care — Walla Walla

  • Finding: Unlicensed dealer activity.
  • Action: Ordered to cease and desist, fined $8,000.

Chevrolet Cadillac of Bellingham — Bellingham

  • Finding: Failure to timely accept or reject purchasers’ contract.
  • Action: Fined $1,000.

Import City Motors — Tacoma

  • Finding: Failure to disclose “salvage/rebuilt” status of vehicle.
  • Action: Fined $1,000.

405 Motors — Woodinville

  • Finding: Forgery.
  • Action: Fined $800.

Jeffrey Deforest Collins — Arlington

  • Finding: Unlicensed dealer activity.
  • Action: Ordered to cease and desist.

May 2014

Barre’s Auto Sales — Tukwila

  • Finding: Failure to disclose a vehicle as insurance salvage.
  • Action: Fined $1,000, which is stayed pending no similar violations within 1 year.

Boyko Motors — Federal Way

  • Finding: Failure to disclose a vehicle as insurance salvage and other recordkeeping violations.
  • Action: 1-Day suspension of licenses; $2,500 fine. $1,000 is stayed pending no similar violations within 1 year.

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