Auto Dealer Fraud

Auto dealer fraud can turn your dream car purchases into a nightmare with a single lie. Learn about common types of auto dealer fraud to stay safe.

Auto Dealer Fraud

What Is Auto Dealer Fraud?

Automobile dealers often use illegal tactics to scam buyers. From marketing, negotiating the final price, to financing conditions, the deception can occur at any stage of the buying process. It usually involves an inflated price that differs from the market price advertised. Hidden costs, concealment of defects, and tampered odometers are other shams pulled by these con artists. Educate yourself to avoid falling into their false promises and shoddy schemes.

Common Types of Auto Dealer Fraud

Here are some forms of automobile dealer scams:

These are a handful of lies scheming auto dealers will tell you. Enforce consumer rights by demanding an official manufacturer’s warranty/product price for confirmation. Also, be wary of car deals that sound too good to be true.

Does this sound familiar? File a complaint against fraud to stop these criminals.

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