2015 Toyota Prius

Toyota Prius and Other Hybrids Braking Problem Class Action

In this class action against Toyota Motor Corporation and Toyota Motor Sales USA, Inc., the complaint claims that it was one of Toyota’s own dealers that asked the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) to investigate the braking defect alleged in this case. It claimed that the braking defect had been “causing crashes” that were  Read more

Automobile
Defective Automobile, Brakes
2018 Ford F-250

Ford Trucks CP4 Fuel Pumps Incompatible with US Diesel California Class Action

The complaint calls the high-pressure fuel injection pumps installed in certain Ford diesel trucks “ticking time bombs.” The Bosch CP4 fuel injection pumps were designed for European vehicles, but the Ford Motor Company installed them in certain of its 2011 to 2018 model year vehicles. The problem, the complaint alleges, is that American diesel fuel  Read more

Automobile
Fuel Pumps, Defective Automobile
2013 Land Rover LR4

Jaguar Land Rover Parts Covered by California Emissions Warranty Class Action

California tends to have more protections or stricter standards than other states in certain areas—for example, in pollution and emissions. The complaint for this class action alleges that Jaguar Land Rover North America, LLC (JLRNA) has violated California’s emissions control parts warranty law by not listing all the high-cost parts of its vehicles that should  Read more

Automobile
Emissions, Breach of warranty
Subaru Logo

Subaru Spontaneously Cracking Windshields Class Action

Subaru advertises itself as being safety conscious, with reliable vehicles that consumers can trust. But the complaint for this class action alleges that the windshields on certain Subaru vehicles are defective and prone to cracking. The complaint claims that Subaru should be replacing cracked windshields under the vehicles’ warranties instead of requiring owners and lessees  Read more

Automobile
Windshield, Defective Automobile
2015 Mercedes Benz C-Class Car

Mercedes Fails to Cover Parts Under CA Emissions Warranty Class Action

Car makers are required under the California Code of Regulations (CCR) to provide a seven-year, 70,000 mile warranty for “high-priced,” “warranted parts.” This requires that they identify to the California Air Resources Board (CARB) the parts that are “high-priced” and “warranted parts.” However, the complaint for this class action alleges that Mercedes Benz USA, LLC  Read more

Automobile
Warranty, Emissions, Defective Automobile
Ford F-150 Truck

Ford 2017-2020 F-150 Trucks 10-Speed Transmission Defect Pennsylvania Class Action

This class action alleges that Ford has equipped its 2017-2020 F-150 trucks with a defective transmission system—the 10R80 ten-speed automatic transmission. The complaint is mostly the same as one filed four days earlier on the same topic, but this case is for truck owners or lessees in Pennsylvania, while the earlier one is for those  Read more

Automobile
Transmission, Defective Automobile, Breach of warranty
2019 Ford F-150 Truck

Ford 2017-2020 F-150 Trucks 10-Speed Transmission Defect Massachusetts Class Action

The Ford F-Series pickup trucks have been the best-selling pickups in the US for the past forty-two years. The complaint for this class action, however, alleges that the 10R80 ten-speed automatic transmission in 2017-2020 Ford F-150 trucks is defective and can pose safety issues.  Read more

Automobile
Transmission, Defective Automobile, Breach of warranty
2018 Ford F-250 Super Duty

Ford Diesel Trucks with Bosch CP4 Fuel Injection Pumps Class Action

The complaint for this class action brings up the problem of the Bosch CP4 high-pressure fuel injection pump, which is supposedly “standard in 2011-present Ford Super Duty diesel trucks, and which unbeknownst to consumers is incompatible with American diesel fuel.” The complaint alleges that with this pump, metal rubs against metal, distributing metal shards throughout  Read more

Automobile
Fuel Pumps, Defective Automobile
2019 Subaru Forester

Subaru Forester, Outback, Legacy Cracking Windshield Class Action

When auto companies know about a dangerous defect in their vehicles, they are supposed to recall the vehicles and fix the problem. The complaint for this class action alleges that certain Subaru vehicles have defective windshields that spontaneously crack, chip, or break, and that when customers bring their vehicles in, the windshields are replaced with  Read more

Automobile
Windshield, Defective Automobile