Hyundai Panoramic Sunroof Shattering 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:

Hyundai Motor America and Hyundai Motor Company have agreed to settle a class action concerning the shattering of panoramic sunroofs on certain of its vehicles. The complaint claimed that the sunroofs are defective and can shatter suddenly without provocation, when the car is parked or in operation.

Docket Number:

8:15-cv-02052-DOC

Company: Hyundai

Filing Deadline: July 25, 2019

Objection Deadline: June 25, 2019

Exclusion Deadline: June 25, 2019

Final Approval Hearing: August 12, 2019

Proof of Purchase:

You must provide documentation for any reimbursement claims you are making.

Eligibility:

You may be eligible if you owned or leased one of the class vehicles in the US, excluding its territories, or if you bought or leased one of the class vehicles elsewhere while you were on active military duty. The sunroof does not need to have shattered for you to take part in the settlement. The class vehicles include any of the following that came factory-equipped with a panoramic sunroof:

  • 2011-2016 Sonata Hybrid
  • 2010-2016 Tucson
  • 2012-2016 Sonata
  • 2012-2016 Veloster
  • 2013-2016 Santa Fe
  • 2013-2016 Santa Fe Sport
  • 2013-2016 Elantra GT
  • 2012-2016 Azera
  • 2015-2016 model year Genesis
Typical Settlement Amount:

Possible benefits: (1) Warranty extension for sunroof to 10 years, 120,000 miles, (2) reimbursement for shattered-sunroof repairs, (3) reimbursement for rental cars and towing, (4) $200 for those who experienced the shattering firsthand, (5) $1,000 rebate for those who traded the car in between April 26 and July 25, 2019.

Total Settlement Amount: Unknown

Class Representative Proposed Incentive Fee:

$5,000

Law Firms:
Gibbs Law Group
Tousley Brain Stephens PLLC

Claim Form: Hyundai Panoramic Sunroof Shattering Settlement Claim Form

Case Name: Glenn v. Hyundai Motor America

Settlement Website: Hyundai Panoramic Sunroof Shattering Settlement Website

Claims Administrator:
Hyundai Motor America

Claims Administrator Contact Information:

Email: hmacampaign@jnrcorp.com
Phone: 844-475-2215

Tags: Defective Automobile, Defective Sun Roof