Massachusetts Lemon Law
When does a Vehicle Qualify?
3 unsuccessful repair attempts of the defect or the vehicle is out of service for 10 business days within shorter of 1 year or 15,000 miles from purchase.
Required actions and Timeline:
The owner must provide notice to the manufacturer or dealer. The manufacturer or dealer has 7 business days to make a final repair attempt.
Note: State-run arbitration mechanism available.
For a look at the strengths or weaknesses of Massachusetts’s lemon law, see the Center for Auto Safety Letter to Massachusetts Attorney General on Lemon Law Rank & Effectiveness.
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Massachusetts Lemon Law Statute