create a cash type bank account called WIP – work in progress

post the cost of the car to the WIP account, and anything else you pay for to fix it

use inventory adjust, set the adjusting account to the WIP account, and lower the qty of items used

then create the inventory […]

Resolution for 'called WIP issue: 'How do you enter repairs to inventory? The company purchased a vehicle that needs repairs before it can be resold. How do i enter the cost of the parts used?' available: Yes.

The called WIP issue or error code is a known issue in Quickbooks Online (QBO) and/or Quickbooks. Support for this issue is available either by self-service or paid support options. Experts are available to resolve your Quickbooks issue to ensure minimal downtime and continue running your business. First try to resolve the called WIP issue yourself by looking for a resolution described in the article. If it is a complex called WIP issue or you are unable to solve the issue, you may contact us by clicking here or by using other called WIP support options.

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