You can sue a dealership for selling you a bad car if they did not properly disclose any known issues with the vehicle. For example, if a car dealer has a vehicle that they know was previously involved in an accident, they must tell the buyer about the accident prior to the sale.
This same rule applies for frame damage, odometer roll backs, and almost anything that the dealer would advertise about the car. We often receive calls from people who have recently purchased used vehicles from a dealership that they trusted, only to have the car break down on them within weeks or months of the purchase. Often times, the only way to get the dealer to repair the vehicle or arrange for the car to be returned for a full refund is by having an auto fraud attorney sue the dealership.
A bad car can cost you thousands of dollars in repairs, days of missed work, and require you to rent a vehicle when your car is in the shop. Rather than spend hours at the dealership arguing with the manager, you can call our auto fraud attorneys to discuss your legal rights and options in just minutes.
Used Vehicle Should Not Mean Bad Vehicle
Used cars are often more reliable, and a better investment considering how vehicles depreciate in value so quickly. Just because you didn’t buy a brand new vehicle off the assembly line doesn’t mean you should be stuck driving a bad car. It is more than reasonable to expect that your car has been inspected by the dealer, and that the car would not break down due to transmission or engine issues shortly after driving off the lot.
Our auto fraud attorneys have helped clients negotiate with their dealer to return the bad car and get back their down payment. Our goal for most client cases is to undo the deal for the vehicle and put the money back in your pocket where it belongs.
What to do If You Bought a Used Car from a Dealer with Problems?
Just because you are buying used should not mean you are buying a less reliable car. We get calls every day from people who just drove a used car off the lot showing problems, some as small as the radio not working to engine failure. We can help contact the dealers and resolve these problems. Our auto fraud attorneys have helped clients negotiate with their dealer to return the bad car and get back their down payment. Our goal for most client cases is to undo the deal for the vehicle and put the money back in your pocket where it belongs.
Suing a Car Dealership by Starting a Conversation
If you were scammed into buying a bad car by a dealership, we want to hear from you. Call our auto fraud attorneys to discuss your situation now. We will review the documents from your recent used car purchase to determine what options are available for your case, and provide clear next steps for you to get the satisfaction you deserve.
How Much Does It Cost to Hire an Auto Fraud Attorney?
Our firm takes auto fraud cases on a contingency basis. A contingency is the legal term for “you don’t pay unless we win.” Something that is better is we only ask for a very small percentage of any fees you recover from the dealership, as our clients are our first priority. Call today and tell us about your bad car situation during your free consultation. Very low upfront fees to start filing your lawsuit.