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
2015 Toyota Avalon Hybrid

Toyota Hybrid Braking System Problem Class Action

This is the third class action filed in the space of three months about the allegedly defective braking systems in Toyota Hybrids. The complaint for this class action claims that Toyota Motor Corporation and its US distributor, Toyota Motor North America, Inc., continue to sell certain of their hybrid vehicles and do not recall them,  Read more

Automobile
Defective Automobile, Brakes
2015 Toyota Prius

Toyota Hybrids Faulty Braking System Class Action

Brakes are a pretty important part of a vehicle. The complaint for this class action alleges that certain Toyota hybrid vehicles have faulty braking systems because of defective booster pump assemblies. These can cause brakes to fail, it says, in certain Prius, Camry, or Avalon hybrids.  Read more

Automobile
Defective Automobile, Brakes
2019 Lexus RC 350

Toyota, Lexus Payments Required Despite Recall Class Action

If your vehicle is recalled, you expect it to be fixed. However, the complaint for this class action alleges that when Toyota recalled Toyota and Lexus vehicles for defective Denso fuel pumps, it did not have a fix for the problem. Plaintiff Tina Feng claims that the loaner she was given, a Kia, was not  Read more

Automobile
Fuel Pumps, Defective Automobile
2020 Toyota RAV4

Toyota RAV4 Hybrid Fuel Tank Capacity Class Action

Toyota Motor Sales USA, Inc. and Toyota Motor North American, Inc. offer US drivers the RAV4 Hybrid. The complaint for this class action alleges that 2019 and 2020 RAV4s have defective fuel tanks that cannot be filled to capacity, even though Toyota advertising touts the fuel tank capacity as an advantage of the vehicles.  Read more

Automobile
fuel tank, Defective Automobile
Ford F-150 Truck

Culligan International Water System Maintenance Call TCPA Class Action

This class action brings suit against Culligan International Company, its franchisees Eastern Wisconsin Water Conditioning Co. and Culligan Soft Water Service Co., and its advertiser Unco Data Systems, Inc. The complaint alleges the companies are responsible for prerecorded calls directed at consumers which it claims violated the Telephone Consumer Protection Act (TCPA).  Read more

Automobile
Transmission, Defective Automobile
2018 Chrysler Town & Country

Chrysler Defective Active Headrest Restraint Class Action

The subject of this class action is a device known as an active head restraint (AHR), manufactured by Grammer AG and installed in certain model Chrysler vehicles by FCA US, LLC. The device is meant to prevent whiplash in rear-end collisions, but the complaint alleges that it may activate on its own, risking head and  Read more

Automobile
Headrests, Defective Automobile
2014 Chevrolet Avalanche

Chevy and GMC Vehicles Excessive Oil Consumption Class Action

This class action brings suit against General Motors, LLC for the Generation IV Vortec 5300 engines in many of its 2010-2014 vehicles. The complaint alleges that the engine consumes excessive amounts of oil and that monitoring systems do not properly inform owners when the amount of oil in the vehicle is insufficient.  Read more

Automobile
Fraudulent Concealment, Engine Defects, Defective Automobile, Breach of warranty