Lemon Laws: How They Work


Water is a bad thing when it comes to cars, or at least it is a bad thing to find inside your new car. I mean just rain water. Imagine spending $80,000-plus on a new four door luxury car and finding that every time it rained, the trunk filled with water. This is precisely what happened to an acquaintance of mine. He brought it into the dealer at one week old (and with some rather soggy dry cleaning) and they assured him the problem would be corrected. Nevertheless, the next rain storm left him once again with a portable kiddie pool behind his back seat.

This is a companion discussion topic for the original entry at https://www.hagerty.com/articles-videos/articles/2006/05/31/Lemon-Laws-How-They-Work