With so many manufacturers producing different styles of motor vehicles, today’s consumers have their pick of colors, designs, and more. But, because of the many options consumers have, they may be sidetracked by the appearance of their car and fail to consider its performance capabilities, safety concerns, or the stability of its structure. Forgetting to […]
The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration has made it its mission to improve the safety of highways across the United States by accepting consumer complaints and addressing potential car recalls. They encourage consumers and lawyers to contact them with any and all concerns or complaints about possible vehicle defects that could cause a safety hazard […]
The lemon law provides California consumers with recourse against manufacturers of defective vehicles, but where many provisions of the lemon law can be debated among attorneys, one thing is necessary for a successful legal claim under this section of the law, a valid auto warranty. What many consumers have come to find out is that […]
Yes, California’s Song-Beverly Consumer Warranty Act, also referred to as the lemon law in the context of motor vehicles, outlines consumer protection regulations and the applicable penalties for violating an express or implied car warranty. As added consumer protection, under the lemon law any language waiving the protection afforded by the lemon law is unenforceable […]
Can an Attorney Successfully Argue the Lemon Law When the Auto Repair Shop Fixes Some Car Problems but Leaves Others?
While each lawsuit filed under the lemon law is considered on a case by case basis, it is possible for an attorney to successfully argue a legal claim based on this section of California law when an auto repair shop fixes some of the consumer’s car problems but leaves others. Under the lemon law, manufacturers […]