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Wednesday, September 19, 2018

Motor Oil Sold Today May Be Worthless for Modern Car Engines

Q: Is my motor oil obsolete and potentially dangerous for my car?

Breach of warranty attorneys represents consumers of products in claims against manufacturers and sellers when products fail to live up to express or implied warranties.

Express warranties are oral or written voluntary statements and promises by manufacturers about their products and their commitment to stand behind them. Two different implied warranties, on the other hand, are neither written nor spoken but are created by state law.


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Wednesday, September 12, 2018

Mercedes Paint Defect Suit Has Owners Seeing Mars Red

Q: Can a car be recalled over a paint defect?

When people hear of auto recalls, they often think of catastrophic injuries and deaths caused by defective airbags and engine system failures. But safety issues aren’t the only things that lead to auto recalls.


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Friday, September 7, 2018

American Honda Monitoring Rising Oil Levels in CR-V and Civic Models Following Recalls in China

In February 2018, Dongfeng Honda, a Chinese automaker half-owned by Honda, announced an auto recall of 350,000 Honda CR-V SUVs and Honda Civics in China, both equipped with 1.5-liter turbocharged Earth Dreams direct injection engines. Now, officials of American Honda are monitoring the situation to see if a similar problem is occurring in the U.


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Tuesday, August 28, 2018

Allegations of Conspiracy and Fraud Against Toyota

Q: Why does my Camry’s air conditioning system emit odors?

Like something out of a Seinfeld episode, some Toyota Camry and Camry Hybrid owners are allegedly living a smelly car nightmare a bit similar the one Jerry suffered after a restaurant valet left a stench that was “beyond body order” in his car. It was impossible to remedy, even after multiple cleaning attempts. The whole gang noticed it and were forced to hang their heads out the window.

Instead of body odor though, the alleged problem is mold. And mold isn’t a laughing matter as the class action lawsuit against Toyota makes clear.


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Wednesday, August 22, 2018

Preparing for the Autonomous Car Revolution

Q: Are we ready for fully autonomous cars?

Auto recall attorneys and others who deal with the business of vehicle safety and consumer protection have legitimate concerns over the movement from traditional diesel engines to self-driving or autonomous technology in cars.

The so-called "autonomous revolution" is no longer a futuristic concept those of a certain age might remember George Jetson enjoying – – it's here. There are already vehicles among us with the capability to at least partially self-drive, with a human driver behind the wheel.


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Wednesday, August 8, 2018

Help My New Car is a Lemon

Q: What is the New Jersey Lemon Law?

We’ve all heard the expression "when life gives you lemons, make lemonade". The premise behind it suggests keeping the lemon and burdening yourself to find a way to make something good from a bad situation. This might work with lemonade, but it doesn't work with brand new cars.


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Friday, August 3, 2018

How an Auto Recall Comes to Be

Q: How does an auto recall get issued?

Have you ever wondered how an auto recall comes to be instituted? Let's examine a situation that Kia defects attorneys and Hyundai defects attorneys will be monitoring to see if an auto recall is ordered.


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Tuesday, July 24, 2018

Holding an Automaker Liable for Wrongful Death

Q: Can I sue an automaker for wrongful death?

Toyota defects attorneys know that when in automaker has to issue an auto recall, potentially impacting millions of vehicles, it's going to cost the company a substantial amount of money. But when the safety of the public is at risk, it's a cost that must be incurred.

Unfortunately, Toyota’s failure to issue an auto recall on a particular 1999 Toyota 4Runner ended up costing the auto manufacturer $12 million in a lawful death lawsuit.


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Wednesday, July 18, 2018

When Rodent Control Meets Cruise Control

Q: Can a single field incident lead to a massive auto recall?

Rats. Chrysler defects attorneys have learned that one known field incident --in the 200 billion miles driven by the nearly 5 million Fiat Chryslers affected --has reportedly led to a cruise control-related auto recall of multiple Chrysler, Dodge, Jeep and Ram vehicles.

According to Fiat Chrysler’s investigators--who reportedly found "dead rodents, damaged wiring, and a nest" when tearing apart the lone 2017 Dodge Journey known to be affected-- the cruise control problem could be related to rodent control.


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Wednesday, July 11, 2018

The Fight Between Dealers and Automakers Over Subscription Services

Q: What are automotive subscription services?

Auto dealer fraud attorneys help car buyers and lessees enforce their rights and obtain compensation when auto dealers engage in deceptive and unlawful practices in violation of consumer protection laws.

In that regard, attorneys are well-versed in and recognize common types of auto dealer fraud which include:

  • inflating the invoice price

  • bait and switch

  • add-on concealment

  • car misrepresentations

  • yo-yo financing

  • prior accidents or flood damage, and more.

Recently, new trends which impact the automobile industry have emerged, including ridesharing and subscription services.


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Friday, July 6, 2018

Rising Oil Levels in Honda CR-Vs Sparks Recall Woes Abroad

Q: Can the government reject a planned auto recall?

More often than not, auto recalls related to oil have to do with oil loss, leakage, or excessive consumption. But Honda defects attorneys and Honda officials in the United States are interested in recent reports impacting approximately 350,000 Hondas in China—specifically rising oil level complaints in certain Honda CR-V SUV and Civic model years.

Reportedly, Honda announced a planned auto recall of 350,000 Honda CR-V SUVs and Honda Civics in China.


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