Los Angeles Chrysler Lemon Law Attorney


Fiat Chrysler produces a popular line of family brand cars, minivans and sports utility vehicles (including Fiat, Chrysler, Dodge, Ram, Jeep, Maserati, Alfa-Romeo, and others). They also produce an incredible number of lemons. If you have purchased or leased a defective vehicle manufactured by Fiat Chrysler that has not been timely repaired, is no longer trustworthy, or that has been out of service for over 30 days, you may have a valid lemon law claim. Our lemon law attorneys routinely pursues Chrysler lemon law claims on behalf of clients throughout California and works to help them obtain the compensation they deserve.

Through the years, we have helped Fiat Chrysler consumers whose vehicles have experienced a wide range of problems — stalled engines, defective brakes, no starts, transmission problems, oil leaks, suspension issues, and more. When you consult us, you can rest assured we will enforce your consumer rights and help you obtain the compensation you deserve. We are familiar with the technical issues plaguing Fiat Chrysler vehicles and how to obtain the maximum possible compensation for our clients.

Common Chrysler Lemon Law Issues:

While any persistent problem can qualify, some recurring issues with Chryslers include:

  • Transmission troubles: Slipping, jerking, or complete failure can significantly impact drivability and safety.
  • Electrical malfunctions: Electrical gremlins can manifest in a variety of ways, from dead batteries to faulty instrument clusters.
  • Engine problems: Excessive oil consumption, persistent check engine lights, or engine stalling can be major concerns.
  • Steering and suspension issues: These are serious safety hazards and can qualify as lemon law defects.

Chrysler Model Complaints

  • 2016-2022 Chrysler Pacifica: Transmission problems and electrical malfunctions.
  • 2007-2009 Chrysler Sebring: Transmission issues and engine problems.
  • 2011-2014 Chrysler 200: Transmission problems and electrical issues.
Chrysler on highway

Qualifying for a Lemon Law Claim:

California’s Lemon Law offers protection if your Chrysler meets specific criteria:

  • Vehicle Coverage: The law applies to new or used Chryslers purchased with a written warranty.
  • Repair Attempts: The manufacturer has been given a fair shot at fixing the issue through authorized dealerships. This typically involves:
    • Four or More Repair Attempts: For the same problem.
    • Two or More Attempts for Safety Concerns: If the defect poses a potential safety risk.
  • Out of Service for Extended Periods: The car has been out of service for repairs exceeding 30 days within the first 18 months or 18,000 miles.

The Lemon Law Process:

We can help you navigate the following steps:

  1. Gather Documentation: Keep all repair records, warranty information, and communication regarding the issues.
  2. Case Evaluation: We’ll assess your situation and determine if your Chrysler qualifies as a lemon under California law.
  3. Informal Dispute Resolution (IDR): We’ll guide you through the required IDR process with Chrysler.
  4. Arbitration or Lawsuit: If IDR fails, we’ll represent you in arbitration or court.

Potential Outcomes:

  • Replacement Vehicle: Chrysler may offer a comparable new or used Chrysler.
  • Full Refund: You could receive a complete refund of your purchase price, including taxes and registration fees.
  • Compensation for Additional Expenses: This may cover towing charges or rental car fees incurred due to the car being out of service.

Contact Our Los Angeles Fiat Chrysler Defect Attorneys

Our team of attorneys

Our lemon law attorneys have a proven history of winning claims against Fiat Chrysler on behalf of our clients. If your Fiat Chrysler car, sedan, SUV, truck or minivan has been in the shop for repeated repairs of the same defect, we can help you obtain significant compensation.

Under the California Lemon Law, the automaker is required to provide you with a replacement vehicle or a refund of the purchase price. In addition, you may also be entitled to attorneys’ fees and legal costs, which means you pay nothing to us until we recover for you. Finally, if we determine that Fiat Chrysler willfully violated the state’s lemon law, you may be awarded damages of up to two times the purchase price of your vehicle. When you work with our lemon law attorneys, you can rest assured knowing that your lemon law claim is being handled by the State’s foremost lemon law team. Please contact our office to speak with our experienced lemon law attorneys at no cost to you.

The Lemon Firm helps consumers with Chrysler lemon law claims throughout California including Los Angeles County, Kern County, Orange County, Riverside County, San Bernardino County, and Ventura County.