CNN com Lawsuit World’s most expensive lemon? Jun 16 2006

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Dealership says $1.7 car won’t run and maker Mercedes-Benz fix it.

NEW YORK ( — The of a Los Angeles car dealership is suing its parent company DaimlerChrysler and affiliates, alleging that a million car purchased in 2004 run for more than 10 blocks problems.

The car, a Mercedes-Benz AMG Limited Edition Roadster, was to be one of only five made. In the the owner of exotic car dealership Prix Motors also that six were actually reducing the value of his car.

A two-door sports car, the has a carbon fiber body and a 12-cylinder engine enabling it to go zero to 124 mph in 9.9 seconds. It has a top speed of mph. According to the dealership’s Web the car’s intended retail price was $2.5 million.

The car is believed to be the only one of its kind in the said plaintiff Mark It is intended to be a street car but, of differences in safety and emissions between the U.S. and Europe, it legally be driven on public here.

Unfortunately, the car turned out to be in the worst possible way, owner Johnston said. we took it off the lot in 2004 for its first test drive, [dealership Ernest Johnston] drove the car all of 10 with a prospective buyer the oil light came on. We’ve trying to get it fixed ever but the Mercedes folks have to stand behind the car as promised in our

Additionally, according to Johnston, the transmission failed to shift the hydraulic jack system and the car’s windows came Mercedes ultimately determined the car suffered from an oil pressure-related failure, the plaintiffs allege, but to make any repairs.

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It’s unfortunate the defendants forced us to bring a lawsuit in to have our contract honored, Johnston. We obviously cannot the car in its current condition, which now represents nearly $2 million of metal.

Mercedes-Benz USA spokeswoman Boland said she could not on the lawsuit since the car was purchased from Germany and not through U.S. arm. Mercedes-Benz USA is as a defendant in the suit.

Mercedes-Benz officials in Germany not immediately be reached for comment.

The seeks a full refund of the purchase price as well as fees and other expenses.

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