Australia Law

Have Australian law questions? Ask a lawyer now.

Connect one-on-one with {0} who will answer your question

Related Australia Law Questions
My Son bought a car from a Queensland dealership on line
My Son bought a car from a Queensland dealership on line just before Christmas. It was sold unregistered but with a Warranty and promise that it was register-able. As it was immediately before Christm… read more
John Melis
John Melis
Lawyer
Bachelor's Degree
31,751 satisfied customers
I've got a problem with a mechanic in Nambour, I've had a
Hi I've got a problem with a mechanic in Nambour, I've had a reconditioned engine put into … read more
John Melis
John Melis
Lawyer
Bachelor's Degree
31,751 satisfied customers
I have a dispute with a motor dealer - big name in Brisbane
I have a dispute with a motor dealer - big name in Brisbane - about what I believe was a misdiagnosed fault that has now resulted in my needing to pay >$6000 for repairs. Second opinions (including… read more
John Melis
John Melis
Lawyer
Bachelor's Degree
31,751 satisfied customers
I have an issue with my car, the mechanic is saying that it
Hi, I have an issue with my car, the mechanic is saying that it needs a complete overhaul as a knock has developed since they did the last service & engine clean at the end of June 2020. I am looking … read more
John Melis
John Melis
Lawyer
Bachelor's Degree
31,751 satisfied customers
I have previously asked you questions regarding my ongoing
Hi Daniel I have previously asked you questions regarding my ongoing qcat case with a motor dealer who sold me a water damaged lemon.The tribunal has sent out directions and asked me to give a submiss… read more
John Melis
John Melis
Lawyer
Bachelor's Degree
31,751 satisfied customers
The volkswagen dealer that services my car left the oil cap
The volkswagen dealer that services my car left the oil cap off the engine and now the engine has significant damage. The dealer won't respond to email and I am waiting for a response to see if they a… read more
Daniel
Daniel
Solicitor
Bachelor's Degree / Graduate Diploma
7,670 satisfied customers
My engine overheated in my car and I took my car to an
My engine overheated in my car and I took my car to an mechanic and he said he could fix the engine by reconditioning the head gasket for$4600. When he returned the car it continually overheated, leak… read more
John Melis
John Melis
Lawyer
Bachelor's Degree
31,751 satisfied customers
A vehicle question - my son test driving a vehicle over a
A vehicle question - my son test driving a vehicle over a two week period - owners returned overseas and Australian personal friend is agent to sell the vehicle. My son intended/intends to buy and was… read more
Daniel
Daniel
Solicitor
Bachelor's Degree / Graduate Diploma
7,670 satisfied customers
I had my car engine rebuilt at a workshop and they returned
Hello, I had my car engine rebuilt at a workshop and they returned the engine to me charging me for work they did not carry out. I put the engine back into my vehicle unaware of this. Few months later… read more
James D. Ford
James D. Ford
Solicitor
1,600 satisfied customers
we bought a car about a month ago and it now has a cracked
we bought a car about a month ago and it now has a cracked head gasket we took extended warranty on it but they will only cover a certain amount we went back to the dealer and he pretty much said noth… read more
James D. Ford
James D. Ford
Solicitor
1,600 satisfied customers
nearly 4 years ago I placed my boat in the hands of a marine
nearly 4 years ago I placed my boat in the hands of a marine mechanic to undergo repairs, he advised me to purchase a rebuilt motor and he would instal it , his quote was 2850, the motor I purchased w… read more
Brisbane-Lawyer
Brisbane-Lawyer
Lawyer & Solicitor
Master
14,357 satisfied customers
I have bought a car with a fault in the engine, Now before
I have bought a car with a fault in the engine, Now before i drove it home I pointed the problem out the the dealer and he said he was going to fix it and it wouldnt be ready in another week. When we … read more
Brisbane-Lawyer
Brisbane-Lawyer
Lawyer & Solicitor
Master
14,357 satisfied customers
Hi my name isXXXXX bought a brand new car from a local
Hi my name isXXXXX bought a brand new car from a local car dealer and paid thousands for extras recently however they fitted the wrong colour door strips siver instead of the black up the sides that I… read more
Brisbane-Lawyer
Brisbane-Lawyer
Lawyer & Solicitor
Master
14,357 satisfied customers
I purchased a second hand car from a motor dealer under a contract.
I purchased a second hand car from a motor dealer under a contract. After five days there was trouble mechanically with the clutch plate, the gear box and the alternator. The car would not start or dr… read more
Brisbane-Lawyer
Brisbane-Lawyer
Lawyer & Solicitor
Master
14,357 satisfied customers
Fiat Ducarto Van 14 months old 3year 200,000 waranty. Driving
Fiat Ducarto Van 14 months old 3year 200,000 waranty. Driving along and the car filled up with smoke. Was able to put the fire. The van was towed to the nearest dealer. Fiat dealer claimed the fire st… read more
Brisbane-Lawyer
Brisbane-Lawyer
Lawyer & Solicitor
Master
14,357 satisfied customers
I purchased a vehicle (Mercedes 1400 Campervan) at Gympie
I purchased a vehicle (Mercedes 1400 Campervan) at Gympie 1400k from my home in Cairns. The vehicle was on consignment from a private seller. I also purchased a 5 year warranty for $950.00 I commenced… read more
Brisbane-Lawyer
Brisbane-Lawyer
Lawyer & Solicitor
Master
14,357 satisfied customers
New Car Sales, we purchased a new Isuzu ute after test driving
New Car Sales, we purchased a new Isuzu ute after test driving 2 demo utes at the dealer we were horrified to find our new ute had a very noisy engine (Diesel) the dealer has had our new ute on and of… read more
Brisbane-Lawyer
Brisbane-Lawyer
Lawyer & Solicitor
Master
14,357 satisfied customers
Hi, i have an ml270 purchased july03, about 18months later
Hi, i have an ml270 purchased july03, about 18months later a faulty injector blew a hole in no5 cylinder, sandersons the dealer repaired it under waranty. At the time i said to the service manager it … read more
Daniel
Daniel
Solicitor
Bachelor's Degree / Graduate Diploma
7,670 satisfied customers

DISCLAIMER: Answers from Experts on JustAnswer are not substitutes for the advice of an attorney. JustAnswer is a public forum and questions and responses are not private or confidential or protected by the attorney-client privilege. The Expert above is not your attorney, and the response above is not legal advice. You should not read this response to propose specific action or address specific circumstances, but only to give you a sense of general principles of law that might affect the situation you describe. Application of these general principles to particular circumstances must be done by a lawyer who has spoken with you in confidence, learned all relevant information, and explored various options. Before acting on these general principles, you should hire a lawyer licensed to practice law in the jurisdiction to which your question pertains.

The responses above are from individual Experts, not JustAnswer. The site and services are provided “as is”. To view the verified credential of an Expert, click on the “Verified” symbol in the Expert’s profile. This site is not for emergency questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals. Please carefully read the Terms of Service (last updated February 8, 2012).

JustAnswer in the News:

Ask-a-doc Web sites: If you've got a quick question, you can try to get an answer from sites that say they have various specialists on hand to give quick answers... Justanswer.com.
JustAnswer.com...has seen a spike since October in legal questions from readers about layoffs, unemployment and severance.
Web sites like justanswer.com/legal
...leave nothing to chance.
Traffic on JustAnswer rose 14 percent...and had nearly 400,000 page views in 30 days...inquiries related to stress, high blood pressure, drinking and heart pain jumped 33 percent.
Tory Johnson, GMA Workplace Contributor, discusses work-from-home jobs, such as JustAnswer in which verified Experts answer people’s questions.
I will tell you that...the things you have to go through to be an Expert are quite rigorous.

What Customers are Saying:

Mr. Kaplun clearly had an exceptional understanding of the issue and was able to explain it concisely. I would recommend JustAnswer to anyone. Great service that lives up to its promises!

Gary B.Edmond, OK

My Expert was fast and seemed to have the answer to my taser question at the tips of her fingers. Communication was excellent. I left feeling confident in her answer.

EricRedwood City, CA

I am very pleased with JustAnswer as a place to go for divorce or criminal law knowledge and insight.

MichaelWichita, KS

PaulMJD helped me with questions I had regarding an urgent legal matter. His answers were excellent.

Three H.Houston, TX

Anne was extremely helpful. Her information put me in the right direction for action that kept me legal, possible saving me a ton of money in the future. Thank you again, Anne!!

ElaineAtlanta, GA

It worked great. I had the facts and I presented them to my ex-landlord and she folded and returned my deposit. The 50 bucks I spent with you solved my problem.

TonyApopka, FL

Wonderful service, prompt, efficient, and accurate. Couldn't have asked for more. I cannot thank you enough for your help.

Mary C.Freshfield, Liverpool, UK

< Previous | Next >

Meet the Experts:

Sean

Sean

Experienced lawyer

855 satisfied customers

Law degree with 1st class honours from Australian National University.

Darren Kruse

Darren Kruse

Solicitor

16 satisfied customers

Practising in in Personal Injury, Workcover, Civil Disputes, Family, Wills and Estates and Criminal law.

Leon

Leon

Solicitor

33,424 satisfied customers

BEc Dip Ed, Dip Law (SAB) MTax (UNSW)

John Melis

John Melis

Lawyer

31,751 satisfied customers

Family Law, Commercial Law, Property law, Probate & Wills, Employment Law, International Law, Criminal and Traffic Law, Litigation Tribunal & Courts

Daniel

Daniel

Solicitor

7,670 satisfied customers

Bachelor of Laws (dist) Graduate Diploma in Legal Practise. Admitted NSW Supreme Court / High Court

Patrick H.

Patrick H.

Lawyer

5,422 satisfied customers

Dip Law LPAB - Sydney based lawyer

James D. Ford

James D. Ford

Solicitor

1,600 satisfied customers

Lawyer | Founder & CEO at Blue Ocean Law Group

< Previous | Next >

DISCLAIMER: Answers from Experts on JustAnswer are not substitutes for the advice of an attorney. JustAnswer is a public forum and questions and responses are not private or confidential or protected by the attorney-client privilege. The Expert above is not your attorney, and the response above is not legal advice. You should not read this response to propose specific action or address specific circumstances, but only to give you a sense of general principles of law that might affect the situation you describe. Application of these general principles to particular circumstances must be done by a lawyer who has spoken with you in confidence, learned all relevant information, and explored various options. Before acting on these general principles, you should hire a lawyer licensed to practice law in the jurisdiction to which your question pertains.

The responses above are from individual Experts, not JustAnswer. The site and services are provided “as is”. To view the verified credential of an Expert, click on the “Verified” symbol in the Expert’s profile. This site is not for emergency questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals. Please carefully read the Terms of Service (last updated February 8, 2012).

Show MoreShow Less

Ask Your Question

x