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Q: Am i responsible for anything if i sell a car AS-IS to a private party?

I sold a car that had a rebuilt title in AS-IS condition. I did not know much about the car other than it ran good. The buyer after purchasing took the car to get inspected and found out it has frame damage and won't pass MD state inspection. They want a refund now.

Am i obligated to take... Read more »

Peter N. Munsing answered on Sep 7, 2016

If you were able to have it pass state inspection, and if you told him that it had been rebuilt, then you should be in the clear.

However a court may not have much sympathy for you if you didn't tell him about all the damage.

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Q: Do I have any rights when it comes to a used car I purchased that turned out to be a lemon?

I purchase a used vehicle from koons 8 months ago. I recently experienced an issue with oil consumption cause by an issue with the engine. I recently ran a carfax on the vehicle which koons failed to give me, and discovered the previous owner had numerous issues including the problem I am currently... Read more »

Paula J. Mcgill answered on Jul 14, 2016

You didn't state the year or mileage on the car.

You should read the Maryland Attorney General website to see if your car comes within the lemon law protection. You can cut an paste the link below. https://www.oag.state.md.us/consumer/lemon.htm

Next, if your car does not fall...
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