Official Journal of the European Union

C 191/12

Request for a preliminary ruling from the Cour d’appel de Mons (Belgium) lodged on 4 March 2016 — Christian Ferenschild v JPC Motor SA

(Case C-133/16)

(2016/C 191/14)

Language of the case: French

Referring court

Cour d’appel de Mons

Parties to the main proceedings

Applicant: Christian Ferenschild

Defendant: JPC Motor SA

Question referred

Must Article 5(1) of Directive 1999/44/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council of 25 May 1999 on certain aspects of the sale of consumer goods and associated guarantees, in conjunction with the second subparagraph of Article 7(1) thereof, (1) be interpreted as precluding a provision of national law which is interpreted as allowing, for second-hand goods, the limitation period for action by the consumer to expire before the end of the two-year period as from delivery of goods which are not in conformity with the contract, where the seller and the consumer have agreed on a guarantee period of less than two years?

(1)  OJ 1999 L 171, p. 12.