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  1. PeteG

    QLD Reasonable Amount of Time to Wait for Car Repair?

    Hi there, I own a 2016 Kia Sportage which I bought in February of 2017. In May of 2017, the vehicle started having shuddering issues. I took the vehicle in for a service to sort the issue out. When I picked up the vehicle, I was told that my model of sportage had a known shuddering issue and...
  2. N

    NSW Major Issues with Car - Pursue Under Australian Consumer Law?

    Hi, Just wanted to know where I stand in regards to a used car I bought just over 2 years ago. I wouldn't bring this up. I let you guys know what's happened and see where I might stand I guess. So as I was saying, the car was purchased 2 years ago (it was 7 years old at the time, with only...
  3. K

    WA Kia Dealership Sold the Wrong Car - Where Do I Stand?

    I just bought a car 5 days ago and found out it was not the one we were told it was and believed the salesperson said it was to me. I am afraid I have a problem with finding the right car for myself as I have quite a few health injuries and the car I buy must have the right seat for me to sit...
  4. K

    QLD Can I Get Refund and Compensation from Dealership?

    Hi, I bought a car (2003 Kia Sportage) from a dealership and the check engine light came on that same day I got home. I then got an independent mechanic report, which showed a number of defects about the car making it un-roadworthy. The car yard offered to fix the problems on the list, which...
  5. Weisse Blume

    VIC KIA Repair Problems 14 Times - Take Case to Court?

    14/07/2012: We bought a KIA Cerato 2012 (ex demo) from Bayford KIA with 5 year factory warranty + 1 year extended warranty from Bayford KIA (Now Bayford Group). In Feb 2013 (7 months after purchase): the engine started to stall every now and then, and at the same time the engine check light...