Ford Transmission Settlement

Settlement Structure: Claims Made

Active: Closed

Closed Settlement Statement:
According to court documents, the claim submission deadline has passed. Please contact the claims administrator if you have any questions.

Case Summary:

Ford is offering vouchers or cash payments to settle a class action alleging that certain of its Focus and Fiesta vehicles have a defective PowerShift Dual-Clutch Automatic (DPS6) transmission. The complaint claimed that the transmission may slip, buck, kick, or jerk and cause sudden or delayed acceleration.

Docket Number:

CV-15-539855-00-CP

Company: Ford

Filing Deadline: January 1, 2100

Objection Deadline: March 5, 2019

Exclusion Deadline: March 5, 2019

Final Approval Hearing: March 18, 2019

Proof of Purchase:

You must provide your vehicle VIN number and documentation of the repairs.

Eligibility:

You may be eligible if you live in Canada and are a past or present owner or lessee of a 2012-2016 Ford Focus or a 2011-2016 Ford Fiesta that has a PowerShift transmission and that was originally sold by Ford in Canada. You are not eligible if you have a pending lawsuit or CAMVAP proceeding against Ford concerning the PowerShift transmission, unless you dismiss your lawsuit before final judgment.

Typical Settlement Amount:

Varies by type of repair and number of repairs. Benefits can be taken as a cash payment or a voucher worth twice the cash payment. Vouchers are good for the purchase of a new Ford. The details are complex. For more information, see the Notice at http://www.fordtransmissionclassaction.com/media/1787038/v2_fdq_longnotice_en_121718.pdf.

Total Settlement Amount: Unknown

Class Representative Proposed Incentive Fee:

$5,000-$7,500

Claim Form: Ford Transmission Settlement Claim Forms

Case Name: Romeo v. Ford Motor Co.

Settlement Website: Ford Transmission Settlement Website

Claims Administrator:
RicePoint Administration, Inc.

Claims Administrator Contact Information:

Ford Transmission Class Action
c/o RicePoint Administration Inc.
P.O. Box 4454, Toronto Station A
25 The Esplanade
Toronto, ON M5W 4B1
1-866-476-8421
FordTransmission@RicePoint.com

Tags: Defective Automobile, Transmission