Louisiana Lemon Law

The Basics:
When does a vehicle qualify?

  • 4 unsuccessful repair attempts of the defect or the vehicle is out of service for 90 calendar days within the shorter of 1 year from purchase, or the warranty period.

Required actions and Timeline:The owner must report to the manufacturer or dealer.
Note: State has certified guidelines for arbitration. Law specifically applies to leased vehicles.
Read Louisiana’s Lemon Law Statute.
See how well Louisiana’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 Louisiana Attorney General on Lemon Law Rank & Effectiveness.

More Helpful Information:
More Lemon Law Information from Louisiana’s Attorney General.