Typically, yes. Even if the automaker did not knowingly manufacture, market, and ultimately sell you a defective vehicle, you can generally still hold them accountable. If you file a product liability lawsuit, any negligence or misdeeds on the manufacturer’s part are typically considered irrelevant. If they sell you a defective product, you could take legal action.
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