I bought a car from a local dealer a few months back. They sold me the car “as is” and it was financed to me for a total of 4 years. Today the engine blew up and it needs a new one. The insurance won’t cover repairs and I have no warranty for the vehicle which I still owe on for the next 4 years. What can I do, if anything, to avoid paying for a new engine out of pocket?
Without a warranty, there isn't much that you can do unless you can prove that they knew about the condition of the vehicle when they sold it to you and that they either purposefully failed to disclose a known defect or that they outright lied about it. That is very tough to prove. But other than that, buying something "as is" without a warranty is caveat emptor. Let the buyer beware.
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