What Is The Lemon Law?

Consumers who buy or lease a new automobile or motor home with significant defects that can`t be repaired, or in other words is simply a lemon, can obtain relief under the New Motor Vehicle Warranties Act or Lemon Law.

The Lemon Law applies to new cars under warranty and was extended in 1990 to also cover new leased vehicles and motor homes.

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.

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