If I bought a used car “as is” but the car is not safe, how canI get my money back?

Get Legal Help Today

 Secured with SHA-256 Encryption

If I bought a used car “as is” but the car is not safe, how canI get my money back?

The check engine light came on the next day.

Asked on February 12, 2012 under General Practice, Nevada

Answers:

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney / FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney

Answered 9 years ago | Contributor

If you bought the vehicle as is and the seller disclosed all known problems about the vehicle to you, then you most likely do not have a factual or legal basis to return the vehicle and get your money back.

The check engine light most likely is a simple matter needing a resetting on a computer diagnostic machine based upon my experience with that light. I suggest that you take the vehicle to a reputable mechanic to have it looked at to make sure it is safe.


IMPORTANT NOTICE: The Answer(s) provided above are for general information only. The attorney providing the answer was not serving as the attorney for the person submitting the question or in any attorney-client relationship with such person. Laws may vary from state to state, and sometimes change. Tiny variations in the facts, or a fact not set forth in a question, often can change a legal outcome or an attorney's conclusion. Although AttorneyPages.com has verified the attorney was admitted to practice law in at least one jurisdiction, he or she may not be authorized to practice law in the jurisdiction referred to in the question, nor is he or she necessarily experienced in the area of the law involved. Unlike the information in the Answer(s) above, upon which you should NOT rely, for personal advice you can rely upon we suggest you retain an attorney to represent you.

Get Legal Help Today

Find the right lawyer for your legal issue.

 Secured with SHA-256 Encryption