Below is a summary of Lemon Law rules and statutes in West Virginia. Keep in mind that rules and laws change. It’ s always a good idea to confirm the rules with the court or with further research.

What Vehicles Are Covered by the Lemon Law?


Passenger cars, pickup trucks, vans and motor vehicle chassis of motor homes purchased in this state on or after 1/1/84 used primarily for personal, family, or household purposes. Motorcycles also enjoy Lemon Law protection.


What Number of Repair Attempts Triggers Lemon Law Protection?


3 repair attempts or 30 calendar days out of service or 1 unsuccessful repair of condition likely to cause death or serious bodily injury.


To What Age/Mileage Does the Lemon Law Cover a Vehicle?


Express warranty period or 1 year, whichever comes first.

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