Honda Oil Dilution Condition 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:

American Honda Motor Co., Inc. is settling a class action alleging that certain Honda vehicles have a defect that allows engine oil to become diluted with fuel. The complaint alleges that the dilution makes the oil less viscous and causes premature wear and ultimate failure of engines, engine bearings, and other engine components, plus increased maintenance costs.

Docket Number:

18-cv-1549

Company: Honda

Filing Deadline: September 29, 2020

Objection Deadline: April 27, 2020

Exclusion Deadline: April 27, 2020

Final Approval Hearing: July 31, 2020

Proof of Purchase:

For reimbursement of expenses, you must have proof of the occurrence of certain conditions and the related expenses.

Eligibility:

You may be eligible if you are a current or former owner or lessee of (1) 2017-2018 Honda CR-Vs equipped with a 1.5 liter turbocharged engine or (2) a 2016-2018 Honda Civic equipped with a 1.5 liter turbocharged engine, and you live in the US and bought or leased your vehicle in the US, not for the purpose of resale or distribution. Also eligible are US military personnel who bought or leased one of these two vehicles during military duty.

Typical Settlement Amount:

Benefits: (1) Powertrain Limited Warranty extension to cover oil dilution condition repairs, if vehicle is within six years of original date of lease or purchase. (2) For owners in certain states, a free product update (PUD), to be performed at an authorized Honda dealer. (3) Reimbursement of payments for towing expenses, oil change expenses, and past diagnostic costs, under certain conditions. For more details of these benefits, see the Notice at https://www.settlement-claims.com/oildilution/asset/Class_Notice_v2.pdf.

Total Settlement Amount: Unknown

Class Representative Proposed Incentive Fee:

$3,000

Law Firms:
Gustafson Gluek PLLC
Mazie Slater Katz & Freeman
Migliaccio & Rathod LLP
Sauder Schelkopf

Claim Form: Honda Oil Dilution Condition Settlement Claim Form

Case Name: Fath v. American Honda Motor Co., Inc.

Settlement Website: Honda Oil Dilution Condition Settlement Website

Claims Administrator:

Claims Administrator Contact Information:

Oil Dilution Claims Settlement Administrator
P.O. Box 2718
Torrance, CA 90509
888-888-3082

Tags: Defective Automobile, Motor Oil, Oil Use or Consumption