Delaware 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 calendar days within 1 year of purchase or the warranty period.

Required actions and Timeline: The owner must provide written notice to the manufacturer, who will have the opportunity to make a final repair attempt.

Read Delaware’s Lemon Law Statute. 

See how well Delaware’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 Delaware Attorney General on Lemon Law Rank & Effectiveness.


More Helpful Information:

NOTE: The State of Delaware does not provide consumer assistance on Lemon Laws.

Attorney Advice: The Delaware Lemon Law May Be Lemon Aid.

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