Land Rover Lemon Law Attorneys
If you’ve brought your purchased or leased Land Rover in for repairs repeatedly, call 1(833) 4MY – LEMON to speak with a Land Rover lemon law attorney about your case for free.
The experienced trial attorneys at Wirtz Law will protect your Lemon Law rights and pursue your claim at no cost to you. Our proven success record speaks for itself.
At Wirtz Law APC, our experienced trial teams are dedicated to fighting for our clients and getting maximum damages, including civil penalties. Over the past 6 years, Wirtz Law APC has recovered more than $29,000,000 for consumers like you.
If you’ve had to bring your Land Rover in for repair two times or more for any of the following concerns, you may have a lemon. Call 1 (833) 4MY – LEMON to speak with a Land Rover lemon law attorney and get our team of experienced trial attorneys fighting on your behalf today.
The transmission or gearbox ensures that the correct amount of power reaches your wheels to drive at a given speed. The transmission ensures that the gear ratio between the engine and drive wheels adjusts to accommodate the desired speed of the car.
Common symptoms of transmission failures include:
- Whining and clunking
- Burning smell
- Lack of response, hesitation
- Lunging, or jerking
- Noisy in neutral
- Leaking fluid
- Premature clutch replacements
Air Suspension System Failure
A vehicle’s suspension system is responsible for smoothing out the ride and increasing control by reducing the impact of bumps and hazards in the road. Air suspension is a style of suspension system that is powered by an electric pump or compressor that pumps air into compressible bellows. These bellows behave like springs in a spring suspension system. Air suspension failure is usually caused by rust, moisture, or a puncture to the bellows.
Common symptoms of air suspension failure include:
- Vehicle rides lower than normal
- Abnormal noises during operation
- Vehicle pulling
- Feeling every bump
- Difficulty steering
Oil is responsible for lubricating parts of the engine, helping to absorb heat and reduce overheating due to friction. Most oil leakage is the result of degraded engine gaskets, oil pan leaks, oil seals, or bad connections.
Common symptoms of oil leakage, which can indicate a more serious problem, include:
- Dark puddles under your car
- Smoke from the engine
- Engine overheating
- The smell of burning oil
The car’s electrical system is composed of the battery, starter, and alternator and is responsible for things like starting the car, powering the dashboard, and other electricity dependent systems such as power locks, power windows, sound systems, and lighting, among others. An electrical failure can be caused by a loose electrical connection, a blown fuse, battery failure, or defective components.
Common symptoms of electrical failure include:
- Battery problems
- Engine won’t crank
- Headlights aren’t working properly
- Burning plastic smell
- Fuses keep blowing out
*Note that your Land Rover may still be a lemon even if the issue is not listed above. Call 1 (833) 4MY – LEMON today to describe your unique issues and get a free case evaluation.
Is My Land Rover a Lemon?
Think you might have a lemon? If your Land Rover is on the list below and has required repeated repairs for the same issue, contact a Land Rover Lemon Law Attorney at 1 (833) 4MY – LEMON.
- Land Rover Defender
- Land Rover Discovery
- Land Rover Discovery Sport
- Land Rover LR2
- Land Rover Range Rover
- Land Rover Range Rover Evoque
- Land Rover Range Rover Sport
- Land Rover Range Rover Velar
*Note that your Land Rover may still be a lemon even if not listed above
Notable Land Rover Recalls
Passenger Frontal Airbag May Explode on Many Land Rover Models (NHTSA Safety Recall Campaign No. 18V015000)
- In January 2018, Land Rover recalled over 8,500 of its vehicles due to defective passenger airbag inflators that are prone to exploding.
- According to Land Rover, a defect in the airbag inflator may cause the inflator to explode without warning. An inflator explosion may result in sharp metal fragments striking the driver or other occupants resulting in serious injury or death.
Front Brake Hose(s) May Rupture (NHTSA Safety Recall Campaign No. 16V374000)
- In May 2016, Land Rover recalled nearly 75,000 vehicles for failing brake hoses that may rupture and cause a loss of brake fluid.
- According to Land Rover, customers may experience a loss of brake fluid as a result of rupturing one or both of the front brake hoses. This problem may result in the loss of the front brake circuit. If a substantial loss of brake fluid occurs, a red warning light may illuminate on the dash. The loss of fluid may also result in increased braking distance or total loss of functionality of the front brakes.
Autonomous Emergency Braking System Failure (NHTSA Safety Recall Campaign No. 18V603000)
- In September 2018, Land Rover recalled its vehicles for potentially defective autonomous emergency braking system failure that may cause the system to fail to intervene when needed.
- According to Land Rover, In the event of a situation where AEB would normally activate to avoid or reduce the severity of a crash, the system will not activate as designed, increasing the risk of a crash.
About Land Rover
At Wirtz Law APC, we are dedicated to protecting consumers from large automakers like Land Rover. Land Rover is a british auto manufacturing brand dedicated exclusively to building and designing luxury SUVs. In January 2013, Land Rover fully merged with auto manufacturer Jaguar. The brands share manufacturing plants in countries across the globe including Brazil, China, India, Slovakia, and the United Kingdom.
While the Land Rover brand remains widely popular among buyers, it has a long reputation of consistent unreliability. In 2012, reports stated that 71% of used Land Rovers and Range Rovers break down each year based on an analysis of 50,000 warranty policies.
The American data analytics company J.D. Power’s reliability scores for Land Rover vehicles between 2007 and 2016 show that for eight years the company’s reliability scores were below average, managing to only reach a maximum of 2.5 out of 5.
In a second study conducted in 2016, J.D. Power researched the average number of problems per 100 vehicles from multiple manufacturers. The average number of problems was 133 per 100 vehicles. The results for Land Rover were, unfortunately, much higher, with the brand seeing 179 problems per 100 cars, just under 2 issues per vehicle.
When Land Rover brags that it goes “above and beyond” it’s easy to imagine they must set the rather low.
I think I have a lemon. What do I do now?
Under California’s Lemon Law, if you’ve given an automaker a “reasonable number of attempts” to repair your vehicle but the problems persist, your car might qualify for repurchase or replacement. Big automakers like Land Rover often try to muddy the water and re-define the analysis of Lemon Law qualification to their benefit – which is why consumers should never fight the big automakers alone! Generally speaking, as few as two (2) repair opportunities can be enough for your car to qualify. Don’t rely on Land Rover’s evaluation of your repair history, contact the professionals at Wirtz Law today.
How Wirtz Law Can Help
Over the past 6 years, Wirtz Law has recovered more than $29,000,000 for clients like you. On average, Wirtz Law APC fights for its clients in ten jury trials a year and settles many more cases at all stages of the litigation. We consistently recover more than just a buyback for our clients, recovering both actual damages and civil penalties against the automakers and distributors. We are the firm other lawyers hire when it’s time to go to trial, and consumers hire when they want their case handled right. We are ready to fight for your rights, today!
If you have a lemon, call 1(833) 4MY – LEMON to speak with a Land Rover lemon law attorney about your case for free.
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