Welcome to the Lemon Law Blog, offering all the latest automotive news and consumer information from the offices of Kimmel & Silverman. From the consumer stories making headlines to recent trends we see in Lemon Law litigation among certain car makes and models, our goal is to educate, enlighten, and enforce drivers' rights under State and Federal consumer statutes. If your lemon car, truck, or motorcycle is driving you crazy, we welcome you to join our conversation, email us, visit our Lemon Law home page, or give us a call at 1-800-536-6652.

Chevrolet Bolt Batteries Lose Charge As Result of Recall

March 05, 2021 By: Robert Silverman Category: consumer-rights-blog

Chevrolet Bolt Batteries Lose 10% of Charge; Owners Could Be Entitled to Compensation to Reflect Diminished Value Electric vehicles continue to heap praise for their ability to reduce pollution and improve our climate. However, one of the more popular models in the EV market is driving its owners crazy. A recent recall involving 2016-2019 Chevrolet… Read More


Ford Explorer Problems Causing Drivers to Explore Legal Rights

January 22, 2021 By: Robert Silverman Category: consumer-rights-blog

Recently, at 1-800-LEMON LAW, it has come to our attention drivers are dealing with new Ford Explorer problems, especially in 2020 and 2021 models. Specifically, drivers of the Ford Explorer have mentioned problems with the transmission, and fuel system. Other common Ford Explorer problems include, but are not limited to, brake problems, electrical problems, and… Read More


Outside Lemon Law? Try the Mag Moss Act.

December 22, 2020 By: LemonLaw Category: consumer-rights-blog

On Your Side: Car Issues by Jim Donovan PHILADELPHIA (CBS 3) ―Are you having mechanical problems with your car? While state lemon laws can help, some Federal laws are designed to protect you too. In fact, the Magnuson-Moss Warranty Act may be your best bet. Jan Jeffries bought a certified pre-owned Jaguar about a year… Read More


Defect Alert – Death Wobble in Jeep Wranglers

November 01, 2020 By: Robert Silverman Category: consumer-rights-blog

Updated November of 2020 While we have repeatedly discussed the water leak problem that is occurring in thousands of Jeep Wrangler vehicles, we have also seen several Wrangler cases with a less-discussed problem, something called a “death wobble.” We have succeeded in cases regarding this issue and we thought it was important to bring the… Read More


1-800 LEMON LAW Continues to Put Consumers In The Driver’s Seat, Even during COVID

October 12, 2020 By: Robert Silverman Category: consumer-rights-blog

Covid-19 may have shut down the world, but 1-800-LEMON-LAW has continued to successfully protect vehicle owner’s rights. We have been working hard through the pandemic to ensure that anybody with a defective vehicle continues to gets the legal help they deserve. Listed below is our repurchase, replacement, and refund roundup throughout 2020 so far.  This… Read More


New Jersey Lemon Law Named The Best By Center for Auto Safety

October 01, 2020 By: Robert Silverman Category: consumer-rights-blog

Updated September 15, 2023 New Jersey may be the smallest state in the Country but they pack the largest punch when it comes to Lemon Law rights.  The New Jersey Lemon Law has earned an A ranking from the Center for Auto Safety, making it the most effective Lemon Law in the Country. A few… Read More


Nissan Altima Transmission Problems Trouble Drivers

October 01, 2020 By: Robert Silverman Category: consumer-rights-blog

Updated October of 2020 Reports have come in from across the nation including TX Lemon Law claims. Nissan Altima has been added as another vehicle to the list of cars with troubling transmissions. For the past few years, many drivers have been complaining of Nissan Altima transmission problems, most notably stuttering between gears, hesitation, sputtering,… Read More


The Magnuson Moss Warranty Act: A hidden gem most consumers do not know about

September 10, 2020 By: LemonLaw Category: consumer-rights-blog

Updated September of 2020 Certainly, we have all heard of the Lemon Law at one time or another.  Every State (including lemon laws in Texas) has one and they are designed to protect car owners when their ride turns sour.  But, what if you fall outside the lemon law provisions?  Perhaps, you live in Pennsylvania,… Read More


Showbiz Couple Breakup Creates Confusion

July 15, 2020 By: Robert Silverman Category: consumer-rights-blog

DESPITE SHOWBIZ COUPLE BREAKING UP, KIMMEL & SILVERMAN, THE LEMON LAW FIRM, IS STILL GOING STRONG  July 15, 2008 – As headlines continue to roll in about the demise of the relationship between late-night talk show host Jimmy Kimmel and comedienne Sarah Silverman, the calls are coming in at 1-800-LEMON-LAW, the law firm of Kimmel… Read More


Hyundai Sonata Check Engine Light Leaves Drivers Flustered

July 08, 2020 By: Robert Silverman Category: consumer-rights-blog

Almost every driver has experienced the ominous check engine light at one point or another.  Seeing it pop up on your new vehicle however is very disconcerting. That’s the feeling multiple Hyundai Sonata owners are experiencing with their vehicles. Many callers to our 1 800 Lemon Law hotline are reporting a repetitive Hyundai Sonata check… Read More