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.
The high pressure fuel pump problem among BMW turbo vehicles continues and while a national recall has been issued, 1 800 LEMON LAW attorney Bob Silverman, who has represented numerous consumers with the issue, is not certain that the recall will provide the necessary solution to the problem. Philadelphia Inquirer consumer columnist Jeff Gelles recently… Read More
Two defects to report this week….A client called into the 1 800 LEMON LAW hotline regarding a problem with her Saturn Aura Hybrid. She brought the car in for the check engine light and it turned out there was a massive battery recall. They wouldn’t return the car to her until they replaced the battery. … Read More
We have received quite a few calls on the 1 800 LEMON LAW hotline from folks complaining of an intermittent shifting problem with their 2009-2010 Ford, Lincoln and Mercury vehicles. This is an intermittent problem involving difficulties getting out of park and drivers may also find that their interior/exterior lighting, power windows and door locks… Read More
Do you think you are driving a lemon car? Check out Peter Cohan’s excellent AOL Daily Finance article “What To Do If Your Car Is A Lemon” featuirng 1 800 LEMON LAW founding partner Bob Silverman.
We are getting more and more calls on the 1-800 LEMON LAW hotline from distressed drivers who are waiting for parts that are on back order. They can’t understand why it takes so long to get their car fixed, and they are fed up with driving a loaner car for a month or more while… Read More
We love when the mail brings us thank you cards and this one was especially special. When Mr. & Mrs. V contacted us regarding their 2008 Chrysler Sebring convertible and problems with their top staying shut, they were getting ready to file a claim with the New Jersey Attorney General’s office. They were scared, and… Read More
We are getting calls on the 1800 LEMON LAW hotline from quite a few Buick LaCrosse drivers with steering problems. It appears that consumers are suffering from noise in their steering or front end, which can be verified by General Motors but cannot be fixed. At this point, GM service personnel are telling consumers that… Read More
While everyone else was enjoying the lazy, hazy days of Summer, our firm was growing in an effort to provide cost-free lemon law and breach of warranty help to even more distressed drivers. We are thrilled to announce that we now provide lemon law help throughout Wyoming, Tennessee, Michigan and Washington D.C.! Now more than… Read More
I always love these blog entries where we can share many of our success stories. This July was quite busy at 1-800 LEMON LAW. Take a look at just some of the settlements and judgments reached this month, and we still have 15 days to go! We have said it before–we know that the State… Read More
It’s this weird oily substance that seems to pop out of nowhere and its affecting people’s visibility on the roads….no it’s not the blob. It appears to be a windshield film problem occurring in hundreds of Subaru Impreza vehicles. At first glance, service managers may give Impreza owners a look when they complain about the… Read More