NHTSA doesn’t have authority to require loaner vehicles in any recall, but it should include automakers’ loaner policies on its website and require them to be included on recall notices sent to owners, the report recommended.29 Apr 2018
Do you get a loaner car for warranty work?
If your car is being repaired under warranty, you are entitled to a rental car as long as the repair will take more than four hours. However, smaller dealerships will work with a local rental company, like, say, Enterprise, for the planner loaner.
Do dealerships have to give you a loaner car?
The ‘free’ vehicles are actually loaner cars, available when the customer needs service work. Typically, dealerships offer free loaner vehicles if scheduled repairs take more than a day or a part does not arrive on time. Boundbrook Ford in Boundbrook, N.J., contracts with Dollar Rental Car to provide vehicles.7 May 2001
Does Ford give loaner cars for recalls?
In May 2016, Ford issued a safety recall for the Takata airbag on the driver’s side, which had been linked to serious injuries and deaths. A Ford dealer promised Torres a loaner car, but despite repeated calls and letters from Torres and others to the dealer and to Ford Motor Company, it never materialized.8 May 2018
Will Honda give me a loaner car?
As an authorized Honda dealer, we offer our Service customers a fleet of new Honda courtesy loaner vehicles while their vehicles are in for service.