Consumer Protection · False Advertising

Fraud Claims against Automobile Dealers

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Several types of claims may be filed against automobile dealers in New Jersey.

1. New Jersey Consumer Fraud Act

The law prohibits any unconscionable commercial practice, deception, fraud, false pretense, false promise, misrepresentation.  N.J.S.A. 56:8-2.  Typical examples are,

  • false advertising,
  • bait and switch
  • failure to provide deal paperwork

2. Breach of warranty and lemon law

Other claims may involve defective vehicles.   The vehicle may have a salvage history or significant problems.  Claims may involve breach of express warranty, or the used car lemon law.


A vehicle may have been damaged in an accident or a salvage vehicle.


Here is a partial list of New Jersey new used car car dealers.  We may have filed claims against dealers on this list or been aware of other claims filed.*


Autoeastern Nissan, Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey
Hudson Nissan, Jersey City, NJ
Lynns Nissan, Stanhope, Bloomfiled, NJ
Pine Belt Nissan, Keyport, NJ
Route 23 Nissan, Butler, NJ
Sansone Galleria, Woodbridge, NJ


Global Auto Mall, Plainfield, NJ
Nielsen Chevrolet, East Hanover, NJ
Paramus Chevrolet, Paramus, NJ

General Used Car Dealer

Autobahn, South Hackensack, NJ
Europlus Motorsport, Somerset, NJ
Foreign Auto Imports, Irvington, NJ

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*Listing is not intended to express a statement about any individual transaction or the dealership overall, but consumers with complaints should evaluate seeing an attorney about their rights.



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