2017 Land Rover Discovery

Land Rover 2017 Discovery Windshield Water Breach Class Action

The vehicles made or sold by Jaguar Land Rover North America, LLC are purported to be luxury vehicles. But the complaint for this class action alleges that the 2017 Land Rover Discovery has a windshield defect that allows water to enter, which can cause damage, including the destruction of the vehicle’s computer system.  Read more

Automobile
Windshield, Water Ingress, Water Damage, Defective Automobile
2018 Jeep Compass

FCA Tigershark Multiair Engines Excessive Oil Consumption Michigan Class Action

FCA US, LLC equips a variety of its vehicles with a 2.4L Tigershark multiair four-cylinder engine. The complaint for this class action alleges that this engine consumes excessive amounts of oil, which can lead to the vehicle stalling while turning, accelerating, or decelerating, creating a safety hazard. It also alleges that the oil consumption problem  Read more

Automobile
Oil Use or Consumption, Engine Defects, Defective Automobile
2019 Lexus RX 350L

Toyota, Lexus Defective Low-Pressure Fuel Pump Class Action

According to the complaint for this class action, certain Toyota and Lexus vehicles have a defective low-pressure fuel pump that can lead to a stall and engine shutdown—a defect the complaint says Toyota knew about although it did not warn purchasers and lessees of the vehicles. The complaint brings suit against a group of related  Read more

Automobile
Fuel Pumps, Defective Automobile
2019 Jeep Cherokee

FCA Vehicles with Tigershark Engines Oil and Shut Off Class Action

This class action alleges that FCA US, LLC is selling vehicles with a defective 2.4L Tigershark MultiAir II engines. The complaint claims that the vehicles consume excessive amounts of oil and, worse, “to avoid engine damage when oil pressure drops too low, [they] shut off during operation without warning.” What makes this defect particularly frightening,  Read more

Automobile
Oil Use or Consumption, Oil Indicator, Defective Automobile
2013 Toyota Scion FR-S

Toyota Scion RF-S Post-Valve-Spring-Repair Problems Class Action

Cures should not be worse than the disease. In this class action, the complaint alleges that a vehicle made by Toyota Motor Sales USA, Inc., the Scion FR-S, was recalled for defective springs. The complaint alleges that “the attempted repairs … have caused total engine failure in a significant percentage of the vehicles…. The attempted  Read more

Automobile
Valve Springs, Engine Defects, Defective Automobile
2019 Ford Mustang

Ford Mustang MT82 Manual Transmission Defect Class Action

The MT82 manual transmission in certain Ford Mustang vehicles has a defect, the complaint for this class action claims: It allegedly slips, jerks, clashes gears, and harshly engages. These actions, the complaint alleges, cause “premature internal wear, increased shift efforts, an inability to drive, and eventually [] a catastrophic failure.”  Read more

Automobile
Transmission, Defective Automobile
2018 Subaru Forester

Subaru Forester, Legacy, Outback Unintended Acceleration Investigation

Has your Subaru suddenly accelerated for no reason—even when you were pressing on the brake? Is your vehicle a 2012-2018 Subaru Forester, 2015-2019 Subaru Legacy, or 2015-2019 Subaru Outback?  Read more

Automobile
Sudden Acceleration, Defective Automobile
2019 Chrysler Pacifica

Chrysler Pacifica Defective UConnect System Class Action

Auto manufacturers are presenting complex “infotainment” systems that customers must rely on to perform more and more actions in their vehicles. The complaint for this class action alleges that FCA US, LLC has installed defective UConnect infotainment systems in its 2017-2019 Chrysler Pacifica and 300 vehicles.  Read more

Automobile
Electronic Parts Components and Systems, Defective Automobile
2020 Honda Acura MDX

Acura MDX, RDX Deceleration, Shift to Neutral, or Stall Class Action

This class action brings suit against American Honda Motor Company, Inc. and Honda Motor Company, Ltd., alleging that certain Acura MDS or RDS vehicles have a defect that can cause hesitation, sudden deceleration, engine stalls, or other problems while the cars are being driven.  Read more

Automobile
Transmission, Defective Automobile
2019 Subaru Outback

Subaru Outbacks, Ascents Repeated Battery Failure Class Action

The complaint for this class action alleges that certain Subaru Outbacks and Ascents have an electrical system defect that causes their batteries to fail unexpectedly. The failure, the complaint says, leaves victims stranded and in need of roadside assistance, jump starts, and repeated battery replacements.  Read more

Automobile
Electrical System, Defective Automobile, Battery