Chevrolet Silverado · General Motors · Lemon Law · Uncategorized

Chevy Silverado and GMC Steering Defect

General Motors has recalled almost 700,000 2014 Chevy Silverado 1500s and 2014 GMC Sierra 1500s  for a steering defect following a National Highway Traffic Safety Administration investigation (NHTSA # 17V414000).  The steering defect can cause a potentially dangerous problem driving and turning. These trucks' power steering assist ("EPS") can cut out, especially during low speed turns,… Continue reading Chevy Silverado and GMC Steering Defect

Lemon Law · Other Manufacturers · Uncategorized

Toyota Camry Piston Problems

A report from Carcomplaints.com discussed problems with Toyota Camry engine piston. Recall: 2018 Toyota Camry Cars May Need New Engines March 28, 2018 — Toyota is recalling 1,700 model year 2018 Camry cars to possibly replace the entire engines because of problems with the pistons. The supplier of the pistons was performing a routine that… Continue reading Toyota Camry Piston Problems

General Motors · Lemon Law · Uncategorized

General Motors Steering Defect Class Action

1. Overview of GM Steering Class Action A class action (Case 1:13-cv-00437-LJO-GSA) has been filed alleging widespread steering problems on GM vehicles.  It alleges problems in: 2009 through 2012 GMC Acadia, 2009 through 2012 Buick Enclave, or 2009 through 2012 Chevrolet Traverse vehicles. The complaint alleges that even where Defendants (GM) agree to address consumer complaints of… Continue reading General Motors Steering Defect Class Action

General Motors · GM Air-Conditioning · Lemon Law · Uncategorized

GM Air Conditioning Problem

Owners of certain makes and models of General Motors vehicles have been reporting air conditioners blowing warm air, not enough air, or failing altogether.  Not only have their air conditioners failed, but they have had to wait months for the dealer to obtain replacement parts to correct the defect, because GM is swamped with A/C… Continue reading GM Air Conditioning Problem

Chevrolet Silverado · General Motors · Lemon Law · Uncategorized

Chevrolet Silverado Manufacturer Service Bulletins

Owners of the Chevrolet Silverado have experienced multiple problems.  GM has issued various service bulletins, as compiled by carcomplaints.com, but the reports continue.  Owners may be entitled to new vehicle, compensation, or other relief.   STEERING:  ELECTRIC POWER ASSIST SYSTEM TSB #SB-16-NA-109 NHTSA ID #10078430 Date Announced: APRIL 01 2016 Chevrolet Silverado Service Bulletins How… Continue reading Chevrolet Silverado Manufacturer Service Bulletins

Ford · Lemon Law · Uncategorized

Ford Escape, Fiesta Coolant Leak

Ford announced that a coolant leak recall is set to begin for owners of Ford Escapes, Fiesta STs, Fusions and Transit Connects, with 2014 Escape SUVs first on the list.  The recall was first announced in March 2017 that covers about 230,000 model year 2014 Ford Escape, 2014-2015 Ford Fiesta ST, 2013-2014 Ford Fusion and 2013-2015 Ford… Continue reading Ford Escape, Fiesta Coolant Leak

Lemon Law · New Jersey Lemon Law · Uncategorized

Chrysler Water Leak, Repurchase of Vehicle Order in case handled by Law Office of Howard Gutman

State of New Jersey,  Office of Administrative Law INITIAL DECISION, OAL DKT. NO. CMA 9965-02 ROBERT A. GIGLIO, Petitioner, v. DAIMLER CHRYSLER MOTOR CORPORATION, Respondent. ________________________________ Howard A. Gutman, Esq. for petitioner Beth Wallach, Esq., for respondent (Hardin, Kundla, McKeon, Poletta & Polifroni, attorneys) BEFORE BARRY N. FRANK, ALJ: Statement of the case and procedural history Robert A. Giglio filed… Continue reading Chrysler Water Leak, Repurchase of Vehicle Order in case handled by Law Office of Howard Gutman

Chrysler · Lemon Law

CHRYSLER PACIFIC STALLING AND RECALL

  Owners of  the 2016-18 Chrysler Pacific have experience engine and stalling problems on their vehicle.  Owners may be entitled to compensation or new vehicles because of these problems.  One source explains, "Chrysler Pacifica stalling problems have caused a recall that will allegedly fix problems that typically occur while the minivans are making turns, driving… Continue reading CHRYSLER PACIFIC STALLING AND RECALL

Lemon Law · New York Lemon Law

New York Lemon Law Requirements

Requirements under the New York Lemon Law 1. Number of Repairs:  The New York lemon law requires (1) the same nonconformity, or condition has been subject to repair four or more times by the manufacturer or its dealers within the first 18,000 miles of operation or two years following delivery.  These issues arise. A. Can… Continue reading New York Lemon Law Requirements

Lemon Law · New York Fraud or Deception · New York Lemon Law

New York Used Car Lemon Law Procedures

The Used Car Lemon law provides a legal remedy for consumers who are buyers or lessees of used cars that turn out to be lemons. The law requires dealers to give consumers a written warranty.  This page incorporate a New York State explanatory page with our comments.  Under this warranty, dealers must repair, free of charge,… Continue reading New York Used Car Lemon Law Procedures