Colorado Lemon Law

The Basics:

When does a vehicle qualify?

  • 4 unsuccessful repair attempts of the defect or the vehicle is out of service for 30 days within 1 year of purchase or the warranty.

Required actions and Timeline: The owner must send notice to the manufacturer by certified mail. The manufacturer will have an opportunity to make a final repair.

Read Colorado’s Lemon Law Statute. 

See how well Colorado’s Lemon Law stacks up against other states in the Center for Auto Safety’s Lemon Law Rankings.

For a look at the strengths or weaknesses of your state lemon law, see the Center for Auto Safety Letter to Colorado Attorney General on Lemon Law Rank & Effectiveness.


More Helpful Information:

State of Colorado Advice on Lemon Law Use.

The Colorado Department of Revenue Lemon Law Pamphlet. 

Peterson Air Force Base Colorado Lemon Law Advice.