New Zealand Law

Have New Zealand Law Questions? Ask a Lawyer Online.

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

Related New Zealand Law Questions
Have a question. Is car dealer responsible for vehicle
Hi, have a question. Is car dealer responsible for vehicle repair if : … read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
32,041 satisfied customers
I have brought a new car a few weeks back, I returned the
I have brought a new car a few weeks back, I returned the car on the 12th for a wof and registration and a few other concerns, today is the 22nd and I'm still waiting for the car. … read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
32,041 satisfied customers
I bought a car last week. Before purchasing, I test drove
Hi. I bought a car last week. Before purchasing, I test drove the car. After test driving, I said to the car dealer “the car makes a weird sound, is that ok?”. He replied, “nothing is wrong, that's ju… read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
32,041 satisfied customers
I bought a vehicle last year from the get go I've had
I bought a vehicle last year from the get go I've had nothing but trouble it has needed multiple trips to mechanic I bought mechanical insurance from car dealer and my mechanic got ahold of the to get… read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
32,041 satisfied customers
I forgot to ask. If my niece takes the dealer to the Vehicle
Hi I forgot to ask. If my niece takes the dealer to the Vehicle Disputes Tribunal she will not have a vehicle which willl be a great inconvenience (up to 3 months). She has 3 children under 5 and solo… read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
32,041 satisfied customers
My niece bought a vehicle in October 2019 off a Dealership
Hi, my niece bought a vehicle in October 2019 off a Dealership (not an MTA member) and the motor blew up in the first 6 days. The dealer put a reconditioned motor in and then it had a break issue, fol… read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
32,041 satisfied customers
I got a doubt regarding my dispute about my car I purchased
I got a doubt regarding my dispute about my car I purchased from an agent … read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
32,041 satisfied customers
My parents who are in their eighties, bought a car just over
My parents who are in their eighties, bought a car just over 12 months ago from a car dealer, after purchasing the vehicle they found out it had 10 owners which wasn't disclosed to them at the time th… read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
32,041 satisfied customers
LAND Cruiser HI good morning sorry about the small print, I
LAND Cruiser HI good morning sorry about the small print, I bought a 1991 Toyota Land cruiser VX yesterday from SsangYong motors Takanini IT was purchased by way of a TradeMe auction stating no implie… read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
32,041 satisfied customers
On Friday 9 August I agreed to purchase a 2004 car from a RMVD
On Friday 9 August I agreed to purchase a 2004 car from a RMVD for just on $12000.00- $1000.00 cash plus $11000.00 for trade. On Tues 13/8 I took delivery. The car had been advertised as "mint"," "dea… read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
32,041 satisfied customers
Hello, We have sold car on Trade me, as is were is, it had
Hello, We have sold car on Trade me, as is were is, it had just run out of WOF and finished Reg, it was sold as Buy Now for $1,200.00, they had not seen the car, all it needed to get it back on the ro… read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
32,041 satisfied customers
I puchased a vehicle (2008) from a dealer 13/06/11 under a
I puchased a vehicle (2008) from a dealer 13/06/11 under a 5 year warranty for $14,995.00. After the first 2 months a malfunction light appeared on the dash so I took it back to get sorted. Now 18 mon… read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
32,041 satisfied customers
I bought a car from a Registered Motor Vehicle Trader for $4500.
I bought a car from a Registered Motor Vehicle Trader for $4500. He said there was no need to have a pre-purchase inspection and assured me the car would pass a warrant no problem. He somehow got a br… read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
32,041 satisfied customers
Hello, I purchased a 1999 ISUZU SUV vehicle on Trade Me auction
Hello, I purchased a 1999 ISUZU SUV vehicle on Trade Me auction 2 weeks ago and it has suddenly lost power and completely stopped. It was represented on Trade Me as being in very good order and had co… read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
32,041 satisfied customers
While I was on holiday I had a relieving driver for my taxi.
While I was on holiday I had a relieving driver for my taxi. Through no fault of his the drive shaft broke and he had the car towed to a reputable repairer who got him back on the road promptly and th… read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
32,041 satisfied customers
I paid cash for a vehicle and wondered is there a period in
I paid cash for a vehicle and wondered is there a period in which vehicle can be returned to dealership due to mechanical problem that did not surface when it was taken for test drive.… read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
32,041 satisfied customers
I purchased a motor vehicle with a 3 year warranty last year.
I purchased a motor vehicle with a 3 year warranty last year. the warranty cost us $1000 instead of $1500 (we got a discount of $500 as we knew the car dealer) We have owned the car for just on a year… read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
32,041 satisfied customers
hi i brought a car off trademe from a dealer which turned out
hi i brought a car off trademe from a dealer which turned out to be an absolute nightmare as soon as i left there car yard i know you take a risk when buying cars off trademe but in there advert for t… read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
32,041 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:

Chris The Lawyer

Chris The Lawyer

Lawyer

32,041 satisfied customers

42 years qualified as a lawyer; LLB, MMgt and FAMINZ.

LawNZ

LawNZ

Other

31 satisfied customers

Trusted advisor to businesses and individuals on company, consumer, employment, IP, and trusts issues, among others.

Ely

Ely

Counselor at Law

24,699 satisfied customers

Private practice with focus on family, criminal, PI, consumer protection, and business consultation.

JPEsq

JPEsq

Attorney

2,132 satisfied customers

Experience as general attorney, in house counsel, SSDI, Family Law attorney, and law professor

LawEducator

LawEducator

Attorney

52,174 satisfied customers

JA Mentor -Attorney Labor/employment, corporate, sports law, admiralty/maritime and civil rights law

INFOLAWYER

INFOLAWYER

Attorney

33,811 satisfied customers

Licensed attorney helping individuals and businesses

Ellen

Ellen

Lawyer

8,261 satisfied customers

Providing information, not representation

< 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