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Senator Urges FTC to Take Action Against Carmakers’ Misleading Warranty Tactics

Posted by Auto Care News on October 27, 2014
Auto Care Association Complaints Get Attention

BETHESDA, MD – October 27, 2014 -- Echoing the long-standing contention by the Auto Care Association that automakers mislead consumers into wrongfully believing that serving their vehicles outside dealerships might void warranties, U.S. Senator Richard Blumenthal, D-Conn., has assailed the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) about its lack of urgency in clarifying its interpretation of the Magnuson-Moss Warranty Act.