Canadian Takata Airbag Settlement

Settlement Structure: Claims Made

Active: Open

Case Summary:

Mazda, Subaru, Saab, and Toyota have arrived at three settlements to resolve several class actions related to the Takata airbags installed in certain models of vehicles. The complaints alleged that the airbags had defects that, when deployed, could rupture and spew debris or shrapnel into the occupant compartment of the vehicle or otherwise deploy improperly.

Docket Number:

500-06-000723-144, 1284 of 2015, S148694, CV-18-00607848-00CP, CV-18-00607848-00CP, CV-16-543833-00CP

Company: Subaru

Filing Deadline: January 1, 2100

Objection Deadline: February 3, 2020

Exclusion Deadline: January 17, 2020

Final Approval Hearing: February 17, 2020

Proof of Purchase:

If you are making claims for repairs and other expenses, you must provide documentation of your out-of-pocket costs.


You may be eligible if you are a person, entity, or organization in Canada who owned or leased one of the subject vehicles as of the Takata Airbag Inflator Recall dates.

These are the subject vehicles:

Mazda Vehicles

  • 2004-2013 Mazda 6
  • 2006-2007 Mazda Mazdaspeed 6 
  • 2004-2011 Mazda RX-8 
  • 2004-2009 Mazda B-Series  
  • 2004-2006 Mazda MPV 
  • 2007-2012 Mazda CX-7 
  • 2007-2015 Mazda CX-9 
  • 2010-2013 Mazda Mazda3 
  • 2011-2014 Mazda Mazda2 

Subaru Vehicles

  • 2003-2006 Subaru Baja           
  • 2009-2013 Subaru Forester    
  • 2004-2011 Subaru Impreza
  • 2003-2017 Subaru Legacy      
  • 2003-2017 Subaru Outback   
  • 2004-2014 Subaru STI/WRX             
  • 2006-2014 Subaru Tribeca     

Saab Vehicles

  • 2005-2006 Saab Saab 9-2X 

Toyota Vehicles

  • 2007-2012 Lexus ES350 
  • 2010-2017 Lexus GX460 
  • 2006-2013 Lexus IS 
  • 2010-2015 Lexus IS250C/350C 
  • 2008-2014 Lexus IS-F 
  • 2012 Lexus LF-A 
  • 2002-2010 Lexus SC430 
  • 2016-2019 Lexus IS200T/300/350 
  • 2006-2009, 2014-2015 Lexus IS250/350 
  • 2015-2019 Lexus RC-F/350/300/ Lexus 200T 
  • 2011-2015 Scion XB 
  • 2016 Scion iM 
  • 2017-2018 Toyota Corolla iM 
  • 2003-2019 Toyota Corolla 
  • 2003-2014 Toyota Matrix 
  • 2004-2005 Toyota RAV4 
  • 2002-2007 Toyota Sequoia 
  • 2011-2014 Toyota Sienna 
  • 2003-2006 Toyota Tundra 
  • 2006-2011 Toyota Yaris (HB) 
  • 2007-2012 Toyota Yaris (Sedan) 
  • 2010-2017 Toyota 4Runner 
Typical Settlement Amount:

Benefits include (1) Outreach program, to complete recalls; (2) Out-of-pocket claims process, to reimburse for repairs and other expenses, and (3) Customer support program, for prospective repairs and adjustments. For details, see the Notice for each company’s settlement at the settlement website.

Total Settlement Amount: Unknown

Class Representative Proposed Incentive Fee:

Mazda $7,500, Subaru and Saab $4,167, Toyota $7,500

Law Firm:
McKenzie Lake Lawyers LLP

Claim Form: Canadian Takata Airbag Settlement Claim Forms

Case Name: E. Vitoratos and A. Frey v. Takata Corp. et. al., Dale Hall v. Takata Corporation et al., Reena Rai v. Takata Corporation et al., Arlene Stevenson, et. al. v. Mazda Motor Corporation, et. al., Mira Melien et al. v. Subaru Canada Inc., et al., John M. McIntosh v. Takata Corporation et al.

Settlement Website: Canadian Takata Airbag Settlement Website

Claims Administrator:
Epiq Class Action Services

Claims Administrator Contact Information:

Takata Notice and Claims Administrator
c/o Epiq Class Action Services
Suite 3-505, 133 Weber St N
Waterloo ON N2J 3G9

Tags: Defective Airbags, Defective Automobile