Albuquerque, NM asked in Consumer Law for New Mexico

Q: I bought a used truck and the transmission failed within 3 days what can I do

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A: Typically, used vehicles are sold as-is. Lemon laws vary from state to state but generally speaking, they only involve brand spanking new vehicles purchased directly from a dealership that has had multiple failed attempts to fix the same issue. Again, these exact parameters are not true for every state but since you indicated this was a used car you may have some issues in this area. You might just want to talk directly to the seller and see if they are able to offer you any relief.

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