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

Consumer Protection · Towing company claims · Uncategorized

Unlawful Towing Company Practices

Not all towing is legal - even if you are unlawfully parked.  The New Jersey Division of Consumer Affairs helps you understand the Predatory Towing Prevention Act - what towing companies are and aren't allowed to do. Has your car been unlawfully towed?  You may have options.  Call us at the Law Office of Howard… Continue reading Unlawful Towing Company Practices

Chevrolet Silverado · General Motors · Uncategorized


Transmission surges when I first start car in morning and back up. Then problem stops with a occasional surge, GM states if there is a 3 second delay on surge they recognize it as a issue. dealer stated they replaced one transmission with similar issues. Stated they knew there was a problem shifting but when they tore down old transmission they could not find issue.

New York Fraud or Deception · Uncategorized


At least two dealers nave been charged with selling an “unwanted and bogus” anti-theft product to as many as 1,100 car buyers for a price of up to nearly $4,000 per customer. The allegations were leveled in a lawsuit filed by New York Attorney General Eric T. Schneiderman, who claims to have recovered more than $19… Continue reading DEALER SALE OF UNNECESSARY OR DECEPTIVE ETCHING PRODUCTS

Consumer Protection · Uncategorized


"Slamming and cramming" - "Slamming" happens when a phone company illegally switches your phone service without your permission. "Cramming" occurs when companies add charges to your phone bill without your permission. "Bill shock" - A sudden and unexpected increase in monthly wireless bills that is not caused by a change in service plans.  False or misleading advertisements - You may have purchased an "unlimited" mobile plan from your phone company, but didn't get what you paid for.  http://www.usa.gov/phone-tv-complaints. 

Nissan · Nissan Rogue · Uncategorized

Nissan Rogue Air-conditioning Defect

Owners of the Nissan Rogue have complained of air condition problems, unresolved despite multiple repairs.  Here are some excerpts, "The air conditioning in my 2016 Nissan Rogue wasn't working and then began working.  I was taking my daughter to the airport in a heavy rain. The car started and ran, but the air conditioning, window… Continue reading Nissan Rogue Air-conditioning Defect


Audi 3 Stalling and Engine Problems

  An engine stalling problems has caused a recall of 2017-18 Audi A 3 vehicles.  According to the manufacturer, the vehicles  can stall when "incorrect engine control unit software misreads the flywheel rotation".   This misread can occur during engine start up or low RPM causing a loss of power during acceleration.  Safety concerns can arise. 1. Excerpts… Continue reading Audi 3 Stalling and Engine Problems

Chrysler · Chrysler Pacifica · Uncategorized

Chrysler Pacifica Stalling Problem

A number of Chrysler Pacifica owners have complained of stalling.   Over the past several months numerous Fiat Chrysler consumers have reported stalling issues with their 2017 Chrysler Pacifica minivans. Specifically, the cars may stall at higher speeds and additionally consumers have complained of erratic performance,  losing the ability to accelerate, decelerate or use power… Continue reading Chrysler Pacifica Stalling Problem