So I recently bought a 2008 Impala from a small time dealer. It has 65000 plus miles on it and is under a 3000 mile 60 day warranty, I took it back to the dealer and asked him to look at it because I felt it was shifting bad, He said there was nothing wrong with it and unfortunately i didnt get any paper work. so i took it on my own and got it checked and it needs a new transmission, i went back and told the dealer and he wont pay for it unless i take it to where hewants to have it looked at

Asked by Jul 18, 2016 at 04:18 PM about the 2008 Chevrolet Impala LT

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

So I recently bought a 2008 Impala from a small time dealer.  It has 65000
plus miles on it and is under a 3000 mile 60 day warranty, I took it back to
the dealer and asked him to look at it because I felt it was shifting bad, He
said there was nothing wrong with it and unfortunately i didnt get any paper
work. so i took it on my own and got it checked and it needs a new
transmission, i went back and told the dealer and he wont pay for it unless i
take it to where hewants to have it looked at

3 Answers

55,375

Take it to where he wants to have it looked at. If you have a written warranty take a close look at it. If you don't have it in writing you are screwed.

2 of 2 people found this helpful.

I am still within the sixty days but only have 500 miles left on the warranty. Transmission is covered. The thing is I dont trust this guy to have it "looked at" let alone get fixed because the place i took it to is a reputable repair shop and he wont even have it fixed there? When its my car, plus he already lied about saying there was nothing wrong the first time and thats when he should of had it professionaly checked. This guys a scum bag and im an idiot but i just think now i should return the car because he knows he sold me a lemon, but he will refuse to take it back. I just dont know legally if im within my rights to do so, ahouldnt i just be able to have it fixed wherever and he reimburses me?I bought it for 7500 a 2008 and I realize now why it was probably so cheap

55,375

It might be worth spending a hundred bucks and seek the advice of an attorney.

Your Answer

Impala

Looking for a Used Impala in your area?

CarGurus has 34,544 nationwide Impala listings starting at $900.

ZIP:

Chevrolet Impala Experts

  • #1
    Js08016
    Reputation
    1,960
  • #2
    Tom Demyan
    Reputation
    1,870
  • #3
    Danny Wang
    Reputation
    1,720
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used Chevrolet Malibu
1,035 Great Deals out of 62,796 listings starting at $880
Used Dodge Charger
444 Great Deals out of 33,929 listings starting at $1,999
Used Honda Accord
1,115 Great Deals out of 74,391 listings starting at $1,100
Used Chrysler 300
317 Great Deals out of 19,546 listings starting at $900
Used Nissan Maxima
332 Great Deals out of 21,807 listings starting at $1,200
Used Toyota Camry
1,107 Great Deals out of 87,562 listings starting at $995
Used Dodge Challenger
248 Great Deals out of 25,326 listings starting at $7,750
Used Buick LaCrosse
372 Great Deals out of 17,354 listings starting at $1,295
Used Nissan Altima
1,222 Great Deals out of 77,844 listings starting at $1,695
Used Chevrolet Silverado 1500
2,710 Great Deals out of 175,181 listings starting at $955
Used Chevrolet Tahoe
826 Great Deals out of 42,174 listings starting at $1,987
Used Ford Fusion
1,019 Great Deals out of 63,744 listings starting at $888
Used Ford Mustang
604 Great Deals out of 39,738 listings starting at $1,988
Used Ford Taurus
245 Great Deals out of 15,127 listings starting at $1,800

Used Cars For Sale

2018 Chevrolet Impala LT For Sale
5,795 listings starting at $22,597
2017 Chevrolet Impala LT For Sale
72 Great Deals out of 2,803 listings starting at $14,863
2016 Chevrolet Impala LT For Sale
5 Great Deals out of 227 listings starting at $14,888
2015 Chevrolet Impala LT For Sale
260 listings starting at $11,900
2014 Chevrolet Impala LT For Sale
435 listings starting at $9,995

Content submitted by Users is not endorsed by CarGurus, does not express the opinions of CarGurus, and should not be considered reviewed, screened, or approved by CarGurus. Please refer to CarGurus Terms of Use.