Is there a law…

Is there a law stating that dealers must provide a guarantee for their customers when they buy a car at their dealer even if a costumer does not purchase one?

Asked on June 8, 2009 under Business Law, California


B. B., Member, New Jersey Bar / FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney

Answered 11 years ago | Contributor

As far as I know, there isn't any such law.  I'm not a California attorney, but my research suggests that your state has created a "California Car Buyer's Bill Of Rights" that you should look into.  One part of that appears to be the right to buy, for a small fee, a two-day return privilege for a used car.

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