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OMVIC Blog: Car Buying Tips

This Weekend July 15-17 - Visit OMVIC’s Booth at the 2016 Honda Indy!

Jul 12

Written by: OMVIC Communications
Tuesday, July 12, 2016  RssIcon

 

Be sure to stop by the OMVIC booth at the Toronto Honda Indy this weekend, July 15th to 17th. Have your questions answered by OMVIC staff and learn about your rights when you purchase a vehicle from an OMVIC-Registered Dealer in Ontario.

 

What’s Your Car Buying IQ?

If you have a problem with a transaction with a registered dealer:

a. You can contact OMVIC for assistance

b. You’re on your own – there are no consumer protection laws for retail automotive sales

c. You can submit a claim to the Ontario Ministry of Transportation

d. You can have your MPP intervene

 

The answer is “a” you can contact OMVIC for assistance.

OMVIC has a Complaints and Inquiries Team who may be able to assist should a consumer encounter a problem with a registered dealer. Under certain circumstances, you may be able to cancel a contract if a dealer failed to disclose certain information pertaining to a vehicle’s past use.

 

 

Don’t forget, the 2016 Honda Indy runs from July 15th to 17th, and OMVIC will be there! Visit our booth, and take home some free resources.

 

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