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Who drills the holes: the dealership or the manufacturer?
Can understand the OP's caution about further drilling.
When fixed/leveled, would the errant hole(s) be fully concealed by the license plate? If so, then a DIY fix might be easiest. However, if a filled hole(s) would be visible above the plate, then consider reaching out.
If it's the dealership who drilled, then they would have bent over backwards to fix it before the sale. Doubt they would've said "take it or leave it" if you pointed out the crooked plate before signing the purchase contract. You obviously didn't drill the holes, so there shouldn't be squabbling over who caused the crookedness after you drove off the lot.
Contact the dealership first with pictures, if a DIY fix will leave visible hole mark(s). Since they are located a long distance from you, then insist that they authorize you to have the work performed at your local smart service center with full reimbursement to you.
If it's the manufacturer who drilled, then contact smart USA. They could refer you to your local service smart center to have the work performed at no charge.