Settlement Structure: Claims Made
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:
Whirlpool Corporation is settling four class actions alleging that certain of its Whirlpool-manufactured dishwashers, including some sold under the Ikea, Jenn-Air, Kenmore, KitchenAid, and Whirlpool brands. The complaint alleged these machines, which were made with hydraulic rotation diverter systems between January 1, 2010 and December 31, 2017, bearing certain serial numbers, can suffer from diverter shaft leaks, which may cause the diverter motor to malfunction or may result in water leaking from the dishwasher.
This settlement does not cover personal injuries or property damage other than damage to the dishwasher itself.Docket Number:
Company: Whirlpool Corporation
Filing Deadline: July 26, 2022
Class Period: January 1, 2010 to December 31, 2017
Objection Deadline: March 17, 2022
Exclusion Deadline: March 17, 2022
Final Approval Hearing: May 26, 2022Proof of Purchase:
You must have your dishwasher model number and serial number. If you are asking for reimbursement for a repair, you must submit documentation. Note that claim forms for previous diverter seal leaks (up to and including January 27, 2022) must be submitted by July 26, 2022; claim forms for leaks after January 27, 2022 must be submitted within 90 days after the leak occurred.Eligibility:
You may be eligible if you are a US resident who (1) bought a new Class Dishwasher, (2) acquired a Class dishwasher as part of buying or remodeling a home, or (3) received a new Class Dishwasher as a gift.
The Class Dishwashers may bear the brands Whirlpool, Ikea, Jenn-Air, Kenmore, or KitchenAid, and the leak must have occurred within eight years of the manufacturing date. To see if your dishwasher is one of those covered by this settlement, check its model and serial number against the list of qualifying models at https://whirlpooldishwashersettlement.com/qualifying-models.php.Typical Settlement Amount:
You may qualify to receive a reimbursement for previous repairs to repair or replace your dishwasher’s diverter motor or sump assembly, or to replace your dishwasher with a newer one.
Total Settlement Amount: UnknownClass Representative Proposed Incentive Fee:
Milberg Coleman Bryson Phillips Grossman, PLLC
Case Name: Cleveland v. Whirlpool Corp.
Settlement Website: Whirlpool Leaking Dishwashers Settlement Website
Cleveland v. Whirlpool Corp.
1650 Arch Street, Suite 2210
Philadelphia, PA 19103