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Can a dealership void a warranty over something that is not in the contract?

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Answered 2015-07-15 21:28:06

If it isn't in the contract that you have to get the oil changed there or it voids the warranty, they can't void it. Read the contract very carefully and make sure it doesn't say that. Just a side note. If it is in the contract, they should have told you. That part won't hold up if you have to go to court, but it's just the nice thing to do. Don't buy from there again. If you don't see it anywhere in the contract, you need to go to the dealer and make them show you where it says that. If they can't show you, tell them you want them to honor the contract or you'll sue them. If they won't honor the contract, then you need to find a lawyer. There are some lawyers that will look at your case for free and let you know if it's worth taking to court. Or if you can't afford a lawyer after that, you may be able to find a mediator or something to deal with the case for free. Talk to someone at the court house and see what they can do for you. If it's not in the contract, they can't void it for you taking your oil changes somewhere else. Good luck!

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