Blog Posts in August, 2009

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  • Lemon Law and the Differing Warranties
    Lemon Law and the Differing Warranties

    Honda has just expanded a recall from last year, dealing with a potentially deadly airbag defect—once again illustrating the continuing need for the lemon law. Nearly half a million vehicles have been ...

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  • Cash for Clunkers- Let the Buyer Beware
    Cash for Clunkers- Let the Buyer Beware

    Consumer advocates have called upon the Department of Transportation to investigate two scams they allege are being perpetrated by car dealers participating in the Car Allowance Rebate System, better ...

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  • Protect Your Lemon Law
    Protect Your Lemon Law

    The lemon law protects everyone, from poor to rich. You might think that someone purchasing a Lamborghini, for example, would never get a lemon. Ralph Gertz, a Seattle real estate investor, probably ...

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  • Lemon Law and Manufacturer Defenses
    Lemon Law and Manufacturer Defenses

    The Attorney General’s Office of the State of New York is currently engaging in a statewide campaign to educate seniors on consumer fraud issues. Called, “The Smart Seniors Program,” the presentations ...

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  • Lemon Law and the Vehicle Business
    Lemon Law and the Vehicle Business

    A consumer recently wrote into the Consumer Action section of the Press of Atlantic City, New Jersey web site, complaining that they had purchased a 12-year old vehicle, and had paid an additional ...

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  • The Latest Dirty Tricks by Dealers/Manufacturers
    The Latest Dirty Tricks by Dealers/Manufacturers

    Just when you think you’ve seen and heard it all, a new method is devised by manufacturers and dealers to avoid their responsibilities under the lemon law. Manufacturers many times put limitations ...

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