Below is a summary of Lemon Law rules and statutes in New York. Keep in mind that rules and laws change. It’s always a good idea to confirm the rules your state’s consumer protection agency or with further research.
What Vehicles Are Covered by the Lemon Law?
Passenger vehicles purchased, leased, transferred or registered in New York , off-road vehicles.Motorcycles also enjoy Lemon Law protection.
What Number of Repair Attempts Triggers Lemon Law Protection?
4 repair attempts, 30 calendar days out of service, or for a substantial defect within 20 days of receipt of notice given by the consumer using certified mail.
To What Age/Mileage Does the Lemon Law Cover a Vehicle?
2 years or 18,000 miles, whichever comes first.
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