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Dealing with Dealers Closing Their Doors

December 11, 2008 By: LemonLaw Category: Auto Bailout, Car Lemon Law, Craig Thor Kimmel, dealerships

As we await word on if/how the government will bail out the big three, we continue to see car dealers close their doors in record numbers as a result of this troubling economy.  And these are not fly-by-night agencies mind you; these are long-standing, highly respected dealerships that have been running in some cases for… Read More


Lemon Lawyer Silverman in Penn Stater

November 18, 2008 By: LemonLaw Category: Bob Silverman, Car Buying, Car Lemon Law, magazine story

Lemon Law attorney Bob Silverman is featured in the November/December edition of The Penn Stater, Penn State’s Alumni Magazine. As part of the magazine’s how-to guide, Bob, a 1986 graduate, offers some guidance on how to avoid buying a lemon: Narrow the car you’re looking for down to make and model. You have to do… Read More


Drive A Lemon in CT? Free help is here.

November 14, 2008 By: LemonLaw Category: Car Lemon Law, Connecticut Lemon Law, Consumer Rights

1-800 LEMON LAW is now offering free legal help to distressed drivers throughout Connecticut. We are pleased to announce the opening of our new Connecticut Lemon Law Office, managed by Angela Troccoli. The Connecticut Lemon Law is one of the most effective lemon laws in the Nation for several reasons. First, it covers all vehicles,… Read More


Has Your Passat or Ford Caught Fire?

October 15, 2008 By: LemonLaw Category: Car Lemon Law, Ford, VW

We are currently working with a Pittsburgh TV station to find Western Pennsylvania consumers who have experienced a fire either in their Volkswagen Passat or their Ford truck?  If you have, please contact 1-800 LEMON LAW Communications Director Michael Sacks at msacks@lemonlaw.com or 1-800-536-6652 ext. 131.


Recent Repurchases & Refunds

October 15, 2008 By: LemonLaw Category: Car Lemon Law, Lemon Law, Magnuson Moss, refunds, Used Car Lemon Law

When Bob Silverman & Craig Kimmel formed Kimmel & Silverman eighteen years ago, they had one goal in mind–to equal the playing field between the consumer and the billion-dollar automotive manufacturer, using State & Federal Laws that many consumers were not aware of.  Best of all, the legal help under these laws is completely FREE… Read More


If You Do Nothing, You Get Nothing.

October 10, 2008 By: LemonLaw Category: Arbitration Policies, Car Lemon Law, Lemon Law, Warranty

Are you watching the news?  If you are, chances are you are not feeling too well.  The economic outlook is dismal, and that my friends is a euphemism….the money we have worked so hard for, the money we have invested in our future and our family’s future, is in significant danger.  It does not do much… Read More


Does a drip make you flip?

October 02, 2008 By: LemonLaw Category: Acadia, Accord, Car Lemon Law, Consumer Rights, Defective Car, General Motors, GM, Honda, Kimmel & Silverman, Magnuson Moss, Mold and Mildew, water leak

As the rain has been pouring down this past week, the calls have been pouring into 1-800 LEMON LAW . We have been successfully resolving a large number of water leak claims recently, especially in General Motors SUVs.  But, GM drivers are not alone; I just took a call from a gentleman who has been in 7 times… Read More


It Pays To Listen: Man Tunes In & Wins $7k.

September 12, 2008 By: LemonLaw Category: Car Lemon Law, Consumer Rights, Defective Car, Kimmel & Silverman, land rover, Magnuson Moss, radio interview, TV interview, volvo

We frequently mention our TV and radio appearances on the blog, with the hope that consumers will tune in and learn.  Automotive Consumer Advocate Michael Sacks, 1-800 LEMON LAW Director of Communications, recently joined Spencer Graves on WDEL’s Consumer Hotline, when a call came in from a distressed driver with a Volvo XC90.  He had close to… Read More


Here’s my problem…..Do I have a lemon?

September 04, 2008 By: LemonLaw Category: Car Lemon Law, Defective Car, Lemon Law, Mold and Mildew, power steering, sliding doors, Stalling, Warranty, water leak

Every day, we receive many calls to our 1-800-Lemon Law hotline, and most callers have a common question “Do I have a lemon?” As discussed before, a lemon by definition is a vehicle with a significant non-conformity that affects the use, value or safety of the vehicle, and cannot be repaired within a reasonable number of repair attempts…. Read More


Dealing with the Dealer

August 26, 2008 By: LemonLaw Category: Car Lemon Law, dealerships, service managers, Warranty

Throughout this blog, you may find a few statements that we repeat over and over again.  Why?  Because no matter how many times we say it, people still don’t believe it.  So, here we are again, reminding you that in most lemon law and breach of warranty claims, THE DEALER IS NOT THE DEFENDANT.  They… Read More