Last post on Oct 03, 2013 at 12:39 PM
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Chrysler Town and Country, Van
#5 of 10 Re: 08 T&C Lemon Law Filed [annfromjersey]
Aug 02, 2012 (3:38 pm)
It has been over 6 weeks, can you provide status?
#6 of 10 Re: 08 T&C Lemon Law Filed [jwreich]
Aug 19, 2012 (5:59 pm)
Chrysler denied the first claim of full reimbursement of purchase price. The lawyer is trying again.
Meanwhile, I go tomorrow for another set of brakes!!! Less than 20,000 miles on them.
#7 of 10 NEVER BUY CHRYSLER T&C especially 08
Sep 10, 2012 (10:37 am)
Brakes replaced 5 times for first three years, now rear brakes gone again we are 4 yrs into this nightmare! Lawyer got us some compensation from Chrysler for the brakes services but now after warranty is up 60,000 miles things are literally falling off the van. Driver side handle, driver side sliding door handles both broke off in our hands as we tried to open the doors within 2 months of each other after 3 yrs use. Running boards, DVD player now quit working, we had the rear suspension drop hit our rear tire and exploded the brand new tire doing 70MPH nearly killing us and who knows who else on 95 South near Orlando Florida cost us over $800 in towing /repairs , it is a nightmare, even A/C now cuts on when it wants to. Ignition fails at will, we don't know why neither does the dealer or any one else for that matter! These cars are LEMONS and we still owe almost $15000 on it which we were told we would still be responsible for if we turned in the vehicle. look , we wanna keep American jobs ,but when the quality of the stuff built here is this who can blame us for shopping elsewhere?? If anyone has a lawyer who has handled such a case and set a precedent for it please contact me ASAP we need help they really did a number on us and we are hard working people with 3 small children we cannot afford this loss.
#8 of 10 Re: NEVER BUY CHRYSLER T&C especially 08 [manny777]
Dec 05, 2012 (8:25 pm)
We are using 1-800- Lemon-Law based in Pennsylvania.
#9 of 10 Re: 08 T&C Lemon Law Filed [annfromjersey]
Sep 14, 2013 (9:30 am)
How did your claim turn out. We just replaced our brakes, rotors, brake hoses, pads... the works. In the first traffic jam we got in (only 600 miles and a week after the repairs were made) the brakes started smoking, locked up and damaged the brakes!
#10 of 10 Re: 08 T&C Lemon Law Filed [leahrm]
Oct 03, 2013 (12:39 pm)
We have a trial date on Monday, 10/7. It doesn't look good. I am beyond angry. My lawyer called and said that the most I could get is what the arbitrator recommended, under $5000. Which is not the case I was told when I hired them. I was told I could get full Lemon Law just based on the sliding doors (which broke again on Monday. The track literally fell apart). Now they have changed their tune to such a low amount it wasn't worth the stress, aggravation and I could have traded the van in before it was worthless. The dealership I bought the van from won't even take it for a trade.
So I'm trapped with this POS!! I'm not out of work thanks to the government shutdown, my husband's hours were cut since it was such a poor summer season and we can not afford a car payment.
My lawyer did say that Chrysler is the worst to deal with. If it was any other car, it would have been settled in 6 months not 3 years later.