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.

Pump More Miles Into Your Gallon

May 30, 2008 By: LemonLaw Category: consumer-rights-blog

By Gerri Willis CNN.COM NEW YORK (CNNMoney.com) — Here’s some advice on how maintaining your car can add miles to every gallon of gas you pump. 1. Switch your oil If you use conventional motor oil, switch to synthetic oil. Your engine runs more efficiently with synthetic oil according to Lauren Fix, the author of… Read More

K&S Named Super Lemon Lawyers

May 27, 2008 By: LemonLaw Category: consumer-rights-blog

The June 2008 Philadelphia Magazine is out and for the fifth year running, Kimmel and Silverman Founding Partners Craig Thor Kimmel and Robert Silverman have been named Pennsylvania Super Lawyers in a survey conducted by Law & Politics Magazine, representing the top 5% of all attorneys statewide. Also included in this years list is Jacqueline… Read More

Outside Lemon Law? Try the Mag Moss Act.

May 22, 2008 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

Philly Council Passes Used Car Bill

May 20, 2008 By: LemonLaw Category: consumer-rights-blog

At 1-800-LEMON LAW, we receive countless calls from folks who purchased a used car and ended up being taken for a ride. Sometimes the car has a salvage title, or it will not pass inspection, or it just falls apart. Many times, these distressed drivers have little or no protection under the State and Federal… Read More

Turn to “10!” and win free gas.

May 13, 2008 By: LemonLaw Category: consumer-rights-blog

Attention TV viewers in Philadelphia, New Jersey and Delaware– Think you know everything about the lemon law? Test your knowledge and you could win a $50 WAWA gas card. Watch the 10! show the next five Thursdays at 2pm on NBC10 for your chance to win.

1-800-LEMON-LAW to sponsor Alex’s Telethon

May 13, 2008 By: LemonLaw Category: consumer-rights-blog

Philadelphia, PA – 1-800 LEMON LAW, the Nationally-recognized Lemon Law and Consumer Advocacy Firm of Kimmel & Silverman, will sponsor a live telethon benefiting Alex’s Lemonade Stand Foundation for Childhood Cancer. The live, call-in special will air from 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. on KYW TV, the Philadelphia CBS affiliate. The Foundation is named in… Read More

Who are you dealing with & what are you waiting for?

April 18, 2008 By: LemonLaw Category: consumer-rights-blog

We are very proud of our website. Since it’s inception over ten years ago as the first site dealing specifically with lemon law and breach of warranty rights, we have provided information to more than 20 million visitors.  We have been recognized by many organizations for providing comprehensive and useful information to both distressed drivers… Read More

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

April 10, 2008 By: LemonLaw Category: consumer-rights-blog

Certainly, we have all heard of the Lemon Law at one time or another.  Every State 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, and your problem occurred at 13,000 miles, rather than… Read More

Pittsburgh Lemon Law Attorney to Participate In Seminar on Women Lawyers Reentering the Workforce

April 03, 2008 By: LemonLaw Category: consumer-rights-blog

Christina Gill Roseman, Managing Attorney of Kimmel & Silverman’s Pittsburgh office will be participating in a free seminar on women attorneys who want to reenter the job force after taking time off to raise a family.  “Just A Detour: Tips on How to Off-and On-Ramp Successfully” is sponsored by the Pennsylvania Bar Association Commission on… Read More

Attention Jeep Owners: Has a leak gotten you “all wet”?

March 21, 2008 By: LemonLaw Category: consumer-rights-blog

We are seeing a lot of 2008 Jeep Wrangler and Patriot vehicles with water leaks.  Regardless of whether you have a hard top or a soft top, this should not be happening, no matter what your service manager says.  If your Jeep has been leaking, and you have been in three or more times to… Read More