BROADCAST DATE : Oct 5, 2012

Getting Squeezed

Buying a new car can be a gamble: you could end up landing a lemon. So what happens if you buy a faulty car that just can't be fixed?

After hearing from car owners across the country who claimed they bought a lemon, Erica Johnson goes searching for answers. She discovers just how difficult it is for owners to get help - from dealerships and from automakers.

And she reveals a possible solution on the other side of the border: lemon laws that protect owners from getting squeezed when something goes wrong.

Plus - Erica Johnson takes a closer look at Apple's latest smartphone. Is it as consumer-friendly as it claims? Check out this week's Busted!