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Every state has a lemon law. The BBB AUTO LINE program assists consumers with vehicle warranty complaints for participating manufacturers in Connecticut (see below).

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Connecticut Lemon Law Summary

The Connecticut lemon law applies to passenger motor vehicles, passenger/commercial motor vehicles, and motorcycles that are sold or leased in the state.

“Passenger motor vehicle” means a motor vehicle:

  1. Used for the private transportation of persons and their personal belongings;
  2. Designed to carry occupants in comfort and safety;
  3. With not less than 50% of the total area enclosed by the outermost body contour lines, excluding the area enclosing the engine, as seen in a plain view, utilized for designated seating positions and necessary legroom; and
  4. With a capacity of carrying not more than 10 passengers including the operator.

“Passenger and commercial motor vehicle” means a motor vehicle used for private passenger and commercial purposes that is eligible for combination registration.

“Combination registration” means the type of registration issued to a motor vehicle used for both private passenger and commercial purposes if the vehicle does not have a gross vehicle weight rating in excess of ten thousand pounds.

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Manufacturers participating in Connecticut:

Acura
Audi
Bentley (Rolls-Royce)
Buick
Cadillac
Chevrolet
Ford
GMC Truck

Honda
Hyundai
Indian Motorcycle
Infiniti 
Kia
Land Rover
Lincoln
Lotus

Mazda
Mercury
Nissan
Oldsmobile
Pontiac
Saab
Saturn
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Volkswagen

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