Hey, everyone! Sotera Anderson here, your California Lemon Law Attorney.  In this article,  I’m going to give you 5 things you need to know about Lemon Law in California.

Tip #1: What is Lemon Law?

The Lemon Law is a consumer protection law that allows you to get a refund or replacement for a vehicle that has a persistent defect that the manufacturer can’t seem to fix.

Tip #2: Lemon Law Coverage In California

California’s Lemon Law covers new and Certified Pre-Owned vehicles. If you’ve bought or leased a vehicle that has been in the shop multiple times for the same issue, you might be entitled to a refund or replacement.

Tip #3: Time Limitations

It’s important to know that there are deadlines when it comes to filing a Lemon Law claim in California. The deadlines can get confusing so make sure you take the vehicle in for repair and if the dealer can’t fix it, contact us so we can make you don’t miss the deadlines.

Tip #4: Manufacturer’s Obligation

If your vehicle qualifies for Lemon Law protection, the manufacturer has an obligation to replace or repurchase the vehicle. This includes paying off any loans or liens associated with the vehicle.

Tip #5: Hiring a California Lemon Law Attorney

If you’re having trouble with a vehicle that qualifies for Lemon Law protection, it’s important to hire an experienced Lemon Law attorney to represent you. Lemon Car Lawyer can help you navigate the legal process and ensure that you receive the compensation you deserve.


So there you have it, 5 things you need to know about Lemon Law in California. If you have any questions or need help with a Lemon Law claim, feel free to reach out to me. Or click here to take our lemon law quiz. Thanks for reading!