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Help please, what next, dodgy car

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fivegomadindorset Mon 11-Jul-11 14:14:11

We bought a Land Rover Discovery second hand picked it up 9 weeks ago, developed many problems and has been deemed unroadworthy by a Land Rover specialist. Basically should never have been sold it in the first place. Phoned dealer and he said our problem. We were told that we had a one year warranty, phoned up he said no. He has offered £500 to help towards the repairs, a drop in the ocean but not interested.

Where do we go from here and can anyone tell me about procedures for small claims court?

Collaborate Mon 11-Jul-11 14:37:53

The car probably wasn't roadworthy when you bought it. contact your local trading standards and threaten the dealer with the small claims court.

fivegomadindorset Mon 11-Jul-11 17:30:44

No it wasn't, forgot that I could report them to trading standards, sending it in to be fixed next week and a ltter will be sent. Thank you.

moneyclaims4udotcom Mon 11-Jul-11 20:40:12

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trixymalixy Mon 11-Jul-11 20:47:05

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trixymalixy Mon 11-Jul-11 20:47:54

BTW ours was a landrover discovery too, nit the most reliable car in the world!!

moneyclaims4udot Mon 11-Jul-11 23:35:27

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