Mercedes-Benz Mold or Mildew Smell from HVAC System Settlement

This settlement resolves a class action against Mercedes-Benz alleging that the HVAC systems in certain vehicles have a design defect that allows them to accumulate mold or mildew and spread the smell around the vehicle.  Read more

2019 Mercedes-Benz GLS-Class Vehicle

Subaru Forester, Legacy, Outback Unintended Acceleration Investigation

Has your Subaru suddenly accelerated for no reason—even when you were pressing on the brake? Is your vehicle a 2012-2018 Subaru Forester, 2015-2019 Subaru Legacy, or 2015-2019 Subaru Outback?  Read more

2018 Subaru Forester

Ram 1500, Jeep Grand Cherokee EcoDiesel Emissions Settlement

Fiat Chrysler and Bosch are settling a multi-district consolidated lawsuit that claims the companies installed auxiliary Emissions Control Devices (AECDs) in 2014-2016 Ram 1500 and Jeep Grand Cherokee vehicles with 3.0 liter V6 diesel engines. In addition to class actions filed by individuals, the Department of Justice (DOJ) filed suit on behalf of the Environmental  Read more

2016 Ram 1500

Chrysler Pacifica Defective UConnect System Class Action

Auto manufacturers are presenting complex “infotainment” systems that customers must rely on to perform more and more actions in their vehicles. The complaint for this class action alleges that FCA US, LLC has installed defective UConnect infotainment systems in its 2017-2019 Chrysler Pacifica and 300 vehicles.  Read more

2019 Chrysler Pacifica

Acura MDX, RDX Deceleration, Shift to Neutral, or Stall Class Action

This class action brings suit against American Honda Motor Company, Inc. and Honda Motor Company, Ltd., alleging that certain Acura MDS or RDS vehicles have a defect that can cause hesitation, sudden deceleration, engine stalls, or other problems while the cars are being driven.  Read more

2020 Honda Acura MDX

Subaru Outbacks, Ascents Repeated Battery Failure Class Action

The complaint for this class action alleges that certain Subaru Outbacks and Ascents have an electrical system defect that causes their batteries to fail unexpectedly. The failure, the complaint says, leaves victims stranded and in need of roadside assistance, jump starts, and repeated battery replacements.  Read more

2019 Subaru Outback

Volkswagen and Audi Engine Water Pump Settlement

Volkswagen Group of America, Inc. has agreed to a settlement in a class action alleging that the primary engine water pumps in certain Volkswagen and Audi vehicles can fail prematurely.  Read more

2014 Volkswagen Jetta

Honda Oil Dilution Condition Settlement

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  Read more

2018 Honda CR-V

Toyota Hybrid Braking System Problem Class Action

This is the third class action filed in the space of three months about the allegedly defective braking systems in Toyota Hybrids. The complaint for this class action claims that Toyota Motor Corporation and its US distributor, Toyota Motor North America, Inc., continue to sell certain of their hybrid vehicles and do not recall them,  Read more

2015 Toyota Avalon Hybrid

Toyota Hybrids Faulty Braking System Class Action

Brakes are a pretty important part of a vehicle. The complaint for this class action alleges that certain Toyota hybrid vehicles have faulty braking systems because of defective booster pump assemblies. These can cause brakes to fail, it says, in certain Prius, Camry, or Avalon hybrids.  Read more

2015 Toyota Prius