Please Help Me

My life is in a shambles, and I'm at my wit's end, and almost at the end of my rope.
Anybody who knows me, knows how highly I love my mobility and the ability to get anywhere I need to go.
Due to circumstances that were entirely my fault, my car was impounded by the New York City Marshall.
After paying more than $4000 dollars in fines and fees, (wiping out my small savings) to the New York City Parking Violations Bureau and the New York State Department of Motor Vehicles ($2500 to the city, and $1500 to the state), I was informed by Toyota, that when the car was impounded, they repossessed the car and even though I hadn't missed or was even late on a payment.
Toyota wants $2000+ for me to retrieve the car because of "fees they incurred".
I'm desperate, and quickly running out of options, and have only until October 10th to raise the money, and honestly don't know what I'll do if I'm not able to get my beloved car back.
I'm not sure how I'll survive without my beloved Prius.
I come to you, my friends hat in hand (as well as embarrassed) to ask for help.
Please help me.


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Bruce Adler 
Woodbury, NY
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