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.

Buying A Used Car? Make Sure You Dodge That Lemon!

May 26, 2011 By: LemonLaw Category: Car Buying, used cars

Used cars often provide a very attractive way to get more car for less money.  However, if you fail to ask the right questions BEFORE you sign on the dotted line, you could find yourself on the road to numerous car problems. When it comes to used cars, the biggest assumption is that dealers have… Read More

Lemon Lawyers Once Again Honored As PA Super Lawyers

May 26, 2011 By: LemonLaw Category: Awards and Honors

Kimmel & Silverman is always proud to be recognized by our peers in the legal community. For the eighth year in a row, 1-800 LEMON LAW founding partners Robert M. Silverman and Craig Thor Kimmel have been named Pennsylvania Super Lawyers in a survey conducted by Law & Politics Magazine. In addition, Jacqueline Herritt, Managing… Read More

Lemon Law Attorney Bob Silverman Named Among Top Lawyers in Bergen County, NJ

May 06, 2011 By: LemonLaw Category: Bob Silverman, honors

Bob Silverman, Founding Partner of Kimmel & Silverman, has been selected as one of the top lawyers practicing in Bergen County, NJ by fellow attorneys and members of the judiciary. The list of Top Lawyers appears in the recent edition of 201 Magazine. Named “a pioneer in New Jersey Lemon Law litigation” by the Newark… Read More

2011: A Lemon Odyssey

April 26, 2011 By: LemonLaw Category: Honda, Odyssey, struts

With all the calls we get on the 1-800 LEMON LAW hotline, we often take notice if the same make and model pops up again and again.  This week, it’s the Honda Odyssey.  We have opened three cases so far this week (it’s only Tuesday), with the primary complaint among the clients dealing with struts… Read More

We’ve heard of Spider Man, but Spider Mazda?

April 22, 2011 By: LemonLaw Category: Mazda, Recall

How did the spiders get into the Mazda 6?  It’s a mystery even Peter Parker might not be able to solve. The manufacturer has recalled 65,000 Mazda 6 models after identifying a spider infestation problem at either an auto parts supplier or the manufacturer’s Flat Rock, MI plant where they assemble Mazda 6 cars. There… Read More

“No Fix Is Available At This Time.” Whose Fault Is That?

April 20, 2011 By: LemonLaw Category: Car Lemon Law, Warranty

As we have frequently reported in the Lemon Law Blog, this downtrodden economy has eroded the quality of manufacturers warranties. The industry has placed tremendous limitations on warranty repairs.  Manufacturers have set specific time limits on how long it should take for a mechanic to duplicate a problem and fix it.  Unfortunately, many problems are… Read More

Defect Alert – Jeep Wrangler Manual Transmission Problems

April 15, 2011 By: LemonLaw Category: jeep wrangler, Transmission

The message boards are buzzing over manual transmission troubles in 2009 and 2010 Jeep Wranglers. The cars can pop out of gear and it can be quite brutal, leaving the driver feeling as if they have been rear ended.  We have been getting quite a few calls on the LEMON LAW hotline from frustrated and… Read More

1 800 Lemon Law Featured on NBC4 Columbus

April 15, 2011 By: LemonLaw Category: Car Lemon Law, Ohio Lemon Law

Many Ohio consumers do not realize that the Ohio Lemon Law is one of the strongest Lemon laws in the nation. 1800 LEMON LAW Communications Director Michael Sacks made a return visit to NBC4’s Daytime Columbus recently to discuss the law with host Gail Hogan. The segment provided helpful advice on what distressed drivers should… Read More

Join 1-800 Lemon Law on Facebook

April 13, 2011 By: LemonLaw Category: facebook

At Lemon Law. com, we do whatever we can to help consumers who’ve inadvertently purchased a lemon car. We have found that many distressed drivers have found us on Facebook.  As a result we continue to grow our online community page at http://www.facebook.com/1800LemonLaw which includes our newly designed landing page courtesy of our good friends… Read More

2011 Car Complaint Index Offers Few Surprises

April 10, 2011 By: LemonLaw Category: Car Buying, Car Complaint Index, dodge, hybrid, Jaguar, lexus, nhtsa, Subaru, sudden acceleration, Toyota

It’s one of Lemon Law. Com’s most popular features, the annual Car Complaint Index.  The list, put out every year by Automotive Consumer Advocate Jack Gillis, takes a look at which cars receive the most consumer complaints per sales. It’s important to note that this list is not an end-all, be-all.  In fact there are… Read More