Category: Other Consumer Issues

Car Dealers Want Out of Legislation Banning Renting Recalled Cars

USA Today, January 16, 2013 Car dealers and small rental-car companies want to be able to sell, lend or rent cars that have been recalled for a variety of defects -- before they're fixed. And they're working behind the scenes on Capitol Hill to make sure they can. Major rental-car companies agreed last year not to do that. But lawmakers, concerned about vehicle safety, want everyone on board. Legislation to block all rental-car companies from loaning out recalled vehicles bef ...