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If you bought it after October 2015 then the Consumer Rights Act 2015 applies to you. If bought prior to oct 2015 the terms of satisfactory quality and fit for purpose are implied as opposed to being expressed. Under the 2015 Act you will have lost the right of rejection now as this is only available in the first 30 days. After the first 30 days and before 6 months the seller has the burden of proving that the vehicle was not defective (so of satisfactory quality) and was fit for purpose. You are now past this. You have 6 years to make a claim so yes you can make a claim but the burden is now on you to show that the vehicle is not of satisfactory quality. The defence you will be presented with is that it has been 3 years and therefore there is wear and tear. What you will need is for an engineer to confirm in a report that the defect is not expected in a vehicle of your vehicle's make and age and after the mileage covered. Should you get this independent professional view then yes it is worth pursuing and they would have to reimburse the cost you have had to incur to repair, Regrettably is no professional is prepared to confirm this, legally you will find it impossible to discharge the burden of proof. I hope this is useful to you and I would be grateful for your rating at your earliest convenience,