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Nevada Revised Statutes 597.600 to 597.680

Monday, September 26, 2016
NRS 597.600 Definitions. As used in NRS 597.600 to 597.680, inclusive, unless the context otherwise requires:

1. "Buyer" means:

2. Except as otherwise provided in this subsection "motor vehicle" has the meaning ascribed to it in NRS 482.075. The term does not include motor homes or off-road vehicles except for the purposes of NRS 597.680.
(Added to NRS by 1983, 610; A 1985, 2026; 1995, 2366)

NRS 597.610 Report of defect in motor vehicle; duty of manufacturer. If a new motor vehicle does not conform to all of the manufacturer's applicable express warranties and the buyer reports the nonconformity in writing to the manufacturer:

NRS 597.620 Submission of claim to manufacturer for replacement or refund according to designated procedure. If the manufacturer has established or designated a procedure for settling disputes informally which substantially complies with the provisions of Title 16 of the Code of Federal Regulations, Part 703, a buyer must first submit his claim for replacement of the motor vehicle or for refund of the purchase price under that procedure before bringing any action under NRS 597.630.
(Added to NRS by 1983, 612)(Substituted in revision for NRS 598.761)

NRS 597.630 Duties of manufacturer if motor vehicle cannot be conformed to express warranties.

1. If, after a reasonable number of attempts, the manufacturer, or its agent or authorized dealer is unable to conform the motor vehicle to any applicable express warranty by repair or correction and the defect or condition causing the nonconformity substantially impairs the use and value of the motor vehicle to the buyer and is not the result of abuse, neglect or unauthorized modifications or alterations of the motor vehicle, the manufacturer shall:

2. It is presumed that a reasonable number of attempts have been undertaken to conform a motor vehicle to the applicable express warranties where:

NRS 597.640 Tolling of period for express warranties. For the purposes of NRS 597.600 to 597.670, inclusive, the running of the time an express warranty is in effect or of any other period of time described in those sections is tolled for the time during which services to repair the motor vehicle are not reasonably available to the buyer because of a war, invasion or strike, or because of a fire, flood or other natural disaster.
(Added to NRS by 1983, 611)(Substituted in revision for NRS 598.771)

NRS 597.650 Commencement of action by buyer. Any action brought pursuant to NRS 597.600 to 597.630, inclusive, must be commenced within 18 months after the date of the original delivery of the motor vehicle to the buyer.
(Added to NRS by 1983, 612)(Substituted in revision for NRS 598.776)

NRS 597.660 Waiver of rights by buyer prohibited. Any provision in any agreement between the manufacturer or its agent or authorized dealer and the buyer which provides that the buyer agrees to waive or forego any rights or remedies afforded by NRS 597.600 to 597.630, inclusive, is void.
(Added to NRS by 1983, 612)(Substituted in revision for NRS 598.781)

NRS 597.670 Effect of other rights and remedies of buyer. The provisions of NRS 597.600 to 597.630, inclusive, do not limit any other right or remedy which the buyer may have by law or by agreement.
(Added to NRS by 1983, 612)(Substituted in revision for NRS 598.786)

NRS 597.675 Notification of manufacturer regarding change in residential address. Any person entitled by the terms of a manufacturer's express warranty to enforce its obligations is responsible for notifying the manufacturer of any change in his residential address.
(Added to NRS by 1995, 2366)

NRS 597.680 Reimbursement by manufacturer for cost of repairs to conform vehicle to express warranties. The manufacturer shall reimburse its agent or authorized dealer for the cost of repairs made to a motor vehicle to conform it to the manufacturer's express warranties. The reimbursement must be paid at the rate usually billed by the agent or dealer to the general public for similar repairs.
(Added to NRS by 1985, 2026)(Substituted in revision for NRS 598.791)