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What Happens After I Win My Lemon Law Claim?

Millions of vehicles are sold each year, so it should come as no surprise that many of these cars reach the market with some type of defect or fault. Understanding your rights as a consumer is one of the most important things when it comes to the lemon law in California. The process of filing a claim is a multi-step process that can be time consuming and incredibly challenging. Fortunately, lemon law attorneys are attorneys who are specially trained to understand the legal requirements of the lemon law and are meant to help you through every step of filing your lemon law claim and determining the best outcome with your manufacturer. . In many cases, when vehicle owners file a lemon law claim, the manufacturers argue that they are not at fault for the problems you experience with your vehicle. Unfortunately, this can make it difficult to quickly resolve lemon law claims.

When you have an experienced lemon law attorney on your team representing you, you will be better off when it comes to fighting the big manufacturing companies to receive the refund or replacement you are legally entitled to. If you are currently involved in a lemon law claim or have any questions about what happens after you win...

Call us at (844)445-4666 or email us at for a free consultation.

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Decide which option is best for you: replacement vehicle or refund
In California, the lemon law protects consumers and gives them the legal right to receive a refund for the original cost of their vehicle or receive a replacement vehicle of the same value and similar model from its manufacturer. Which option is best for you depends on your unique needs and circumstances, but there are a few important things to consider when deciding whether you prefer a refund or a replacement vehicle.


Reimbursement of the original cost of your car
The reimbursement you could receive from your manufacturer includes the cost of your original down payment, any state taxes you paid on your car, any registration fees, any remaining balances on your car loan, and any monthly payments you made to meet your vehicle loan. . Also, the amount you receive in reimbursement likely includes out-of-pocket expenses that were a direct result of your defective vehicle. An example of this could be any legal fees you paid for your lemon law attorney, towing costs, taxi costs, uber costs, etc. However, while this reimbursement may seem like a lot of your expenses, it's important to know that the manufacturer may deduct specific costs from your buyback cost. These deductions include late fees ​​ that you incurred on loan payments, aftermarket items you purchased, and, in particular, the deduction plus The big thing manufacturers do is mileage compensation. Mileage compensation represents the depreciation in value of your car due to the mileage on the vehicle before the mechanical problems occurred.

replacement vehicle
If instead of a refund, you decide that a replacement vehicle is the best option for you, your manufacturer's replacement will be a similar vehicle model and must be of equal value. This option would be best for people who don't want to spend time looking for a new car because it saves time in this regard, but keep in mind that your replacement vehicle will come from the same manufacturer that sold you the lemon.

If you have questions about filing your Lemon Law claim, talk to an attorney today.

At Yashar Law, APLC, we understand that filing a California lemon law claim can be an incredibly stressful process for individuals who do not fully understand the legal requirements to file their claim with their manufacturer. We are committed to helping you through the entire claim filing process so you are not caught off guard by requirements you were initially unaware of. If you think you are dealing with a lemon and need the help of an attorney to file your lemon law claim, feel free to call us at 844-445-4666 or email us at for a free consultation.

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