What can I do if I bought a used car from a dealer and I had problems right off the bat?

I brought it in multiple times about the transmission shifting wrong and at first they denied anything wrong until their mechanic told me the valve body in the transmission needed to be replaced. I took in for other problems too. Supposedly the car had been inspected and was certified pre-owned. Again the dealer denied anything wrong so I drove straight there and demanded to speak with their service manager and had their mechanic tell him what part needed to be replaced and that the part had to be ordered directly from the car manufacturer. They put a used part from another car.

Asked on March 8, 2012 under General Practice, Minnesota


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