The Magnuson-Moss Warranty Act (15 U.S.C. §2301 et seq.) is the federal Lemon Law. It is applicable to all types of consumer products with a manufacturer’s warranty. Motorhomes, RVs, and motorcycles are also regarded as consumer products. The Magnuson-Moss Warranty Act may even incorporate the state warranty law for implied warranties.
It is a breach of the manufacturer’s warranty if a RV or a motorhome has been repetitively repaired, or if the number of repairs seems unreasonable.
The owners of a defective RV, or a motorhome, in Dublin, are supposed to get ‘diminution in value’ damages because of purchasing a defective RV or motorhome. The reason behind this remedy is that the consumer did not get what they paid for. The new RV which was bought is equivalent to a worn-down RV that should have cost substantially less than the new vehicle.
The federal and state Lemon Law may seem complicated to those who do not practice law. Therefore, it is prudent to retain the service of a Lemon Law attorney if you want to be fairly compensated for your losses. We have handled numerous ‘Lemon Law’ claims resulting from malfunctioning RVs or motorhomes. We could protect your legal rights if you invested in a RV or a motorhome that fails to function properly or safely despite multiple repairs.
State Lemon Law
The Song-Beverly Consumer Warranty Act of California offers coverage for the motor-vehicle part of an RV or a motorhome, such as the propulsion system, chassis, and chassis cab.
It is a violation of the law if a manufacturer fails to repair the defects in your RV or motorhome, despite several attempts. The remedies for violation include repurchase of a malfunctioning RV, or motorhome, or the refund of money. Protection under the Song-Beverly Consumer Warranty Act is available to consumers of various recreational vehicles, such as a motorhome, caravan, campervan, truck camper, pop-up camper or fifth-wheel trailer.
The manufacturer’s warranty that is available during the purchase of an RV is covered by the ‘Lemon Law’. However, the RVs are delivered with multiple warranties that cover different aspects of a vehicle. For example: