language to be deleted (2) new language
Laws of Minnesota 1989 CHAPTER 43-H.F.No. 321 An act relating to consumer protection; regulating new motor vehicle sales; limiting a dealer's liability due to the manufacturer's failure to repair, refund, or replace nonconforming vehicles; amending Minnesota Statutes 1988, section 325F.665, by adding a subdivision. BE IT ENACTED BY THE LEGISLATURE OF THE STATE OF MINNESOTA: Section 1. Minnesota Statutes 1988, section 325F.665, is amended by adding a subdivision to read: Subd. 13. [DEALER LIABILITY.] Nothing in this section imposes liability on a dealer or creates an additional cause of action by a consumer against a dealer, except for written express warranties made by the dealer apart from the manufacturer's warranties. The manufacturer shall not charge back or require reimbursement by the dealer for any costs, including, but not limited to, any refunds or vehicle replacements, incurred by the manufacturer arising out of this section, unless there is evidence that the related repairs had not been carried out by the dealer in a timely manner or in a manner substantially consistent with the manufacturer's published instructions. Presented to the governor April 19, 1989 Signed by the governor April 19, 1989, 8:58 p.m.