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Old 02-13-2013, 03:52 PM   #11
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glad you got it fixed you should tell dealer about The Magnuson-Moss Warranty Act they can't void your warranty because of your Steeda bar,they can only deny a claim if the aftermarket parts caused problems
In this case they have a leg to stand on as it was the op's problem was directly related to the rear sway bar causing the noise.
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Old 02-13-2013, 04:22 PM   #12
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In this case they have a leg to stand on as it was the op's problem was directly related to the rear sway bar causing the noise.
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Old 02-13-2013, 06:29 PM   #13
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your right, i was just posting information for op to pass along to dealer,by reading the posts appears that they didn't tell them that the bar caused problem
If you notice, a couple key points of information were not typed into the first post.
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If you notice, a couple key points of information were not typed into the first post.
sorry for replying didn't know it would cause problems by reading what was posted
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If you notice, a couple key points of information were not typed into the first post.
Exactly, since they neglected to mention that the rear stabilizer bar had been changed for an aftermarket part.

They jumped straight into the Lemon Law issue rather than admitting it might have been something they had done.

The tail lamp/ paint issue is not a lemonable issue as it doesn't effect the car's functionality, etc.

The fact that they neglected to consider the part they changed as being an issue and jumped straight to the shocks and or springs as being an issue rather than the stabilizer bar itself.
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