What Vehicles Are Covered Under The Lemon Law?
The first report of a defect must occur within the warranty period, or two years, whichever comes first. If you have continuing problems with the same defect, however, you can still make a claim until the end of the third year.
The following table summarizes what is covered, how many times the vehicle has to be repaired for the same defect and the warranty period.
|Vehicles Covered||Repair Interval and Coverage Period|
|A new motor vehicle used for personal, family, or household purposes at least 40 percent of the time.||1 repair attempt in the braking or steering system or 4 repair attempts or 30 business days out of service for other problems.|
|Warranty period or 2 years.|
The information on this page is meant to provide a general overview of the law. The laws in your state and/or city may deviate significantly from those described here. If you have specific questions related to your situation you should speak with a local attorney.
Additional Lemon Law Articles
- What Is The Minnesota Motor Vehicle Warranty Statue?
- What Is The Manufacturer's Duty To Repair?
- What Is The Manufacturer's Duty To Refund Or Replace?
- When Would A Refund Or Replacement Not Be Given?
- What Are The Refund And Replacement Eligibility Requirements?
- What Can I Expect If I Am Awarded A Refund?
- How Does Arbitration Work?
- How Should I Prepare My Lemon Law Claim?
- What If I Decide To Sue?