The Loan - Set up your loan in advance If you’re borrowing about $25,000 for a new car, a difference of only two percentage points in the interest rate can add up to more than $1,000 over the … [Read more...] about New Car Buying Advice from Consumer Reports
Governor Jerry Brown signed a new California Lemon Law, which is the first of its kind in the nation, requiring new and used car dealers to check their used vehicles against a federal government … [Read more...] about In California, a New Lemon Law to Protect Used-Car Shoppers
If you think that your vehicle may be a lemon, it is best to call a lemon law attorney right away. You can call the 800 number in your owner’s manual to ask the manufacturer for help, but chances are … [Read more...] about If You Think Your Car Is a Lemon, What Should You Do?
The Song-Beverly Consumer Warranty Act (the "Lemon Law"), California Civil Code Section §1793.2(d)(2) states that: "If the manufacturer or its representative in this state is unable to service or … [Read more...] about Has Your Vehicle Spent More than 30 Days in the Shop for 1 Warranty Repair?
Heather Peters sued Honda in Small Claims Court in Los Angeles earlier this year for allegedly false claims regarding the fuel mileage on the 2006 Honda Civic Hybrid model. In her suit, Peters claimed … [Read more...] about Small Claims Court Not For Lemon Law
2012 Ford Focus Recalled The 2012 Ford Focus has been recalled due to faulty windshield wiper motor wiring, according to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA). More than … [Read more...] about This Week in Automobile Recalls
The California Lemon Law, or the Song Beverly Consumer Warranty Act, applies to three types of vehicles: 1.) The law applies to new vehicles that are still covered by their original factory … [Read more...] about What Vehicles Does the California Lemon Law Cover?
Nissan has just recalled 79,275 2011-2012 Nissan Juke, Infinit M, and Infiniti QX vehicles for possible fuel tank leakage from an improperly installed fuel pressure sensor according to the U.S. … [Read more...] about Nissan Recalls More than 79,000 2011-2012 Vehicles
The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration has begun investigating 2006 and 2007 Chevrolet Trailblazers for complaints about driver door power window switches that melt and/or burn. Engineers … [Read more...] about This Week In Auto Recalls and Investigations
If you are thinking about starting a lemon law case, you really should not post anything on a social media website or an auto forum chat room. It is fine for you to browse these sites and look at what … [Read more...] about Facebook and Forums, Do Not Post
Has your "low oil" warning light been illuminating on your dash board? Are you seeing drops of oil on your garage floor? If the answer to either of these questions is yes, you must take your vehicle … [Read more...] about Oil Consumption, what does this mean?
The United States National Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) has issued a recall alert for 2012 model year Honda Accord sedans and Honda Crosstour vehicles due to an air bag inflator that was not … [Read more...] about Honda Has Recalled 2012 Crosstours and Accords for Air Bag Issues