Toyota, Lexus Vehicles with Defective Denso Fuel Pumps Settlement

This settlement resolves a number of class actions consolidated into one, against Toyota Motor Corporation, Toyota Motor North America, Inc., and Denso International America, Inc., alleging that certain Toyota and Lexus vehicles are equipped with defective Denso fuel pumps. According to the complaint(s), the fuel pumps have an impeller that can deform if it absorbs  Read more

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BMW Low-Pressure Fuel Pump Coverage Under CA Emissions Warranty Class Action

California requires that automakers offer a warranty that covers emissions-related parts, for up to seven years and 70,000 miles. The complaint for this class action alleges that BMW of North America, LLC (BMW) only began offering coverage for a low-pressure fuel pump assembly in certain of its vehicles in 2018 and therefore brings suit on  Read more

2017 BMW X4

Mazda Recalls of Vehicles with Defective Denso Fuel Pumps Class Action

This pro-se class action deals with a problem detailed in previous class actions in other years, which recalls have not completely solved. The issue is defective Denso low-pressure fuel pumps, which have a component that may swell and cause stalls while the vehicle is being driven, sometimes at high speeds. The sued parties are Mazda  Read more

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FCA Trucks with Cummins 6.7L Turbodiesel Engines Class Action

FCA US, LLC has been making heavy-duty trucks equipped with 6.7-liter Cummins turbodiesel engines. However, the fuel pump for these vehicles, the Bosch CP4, “has a fragile and unstable design,” says the complaint for this class action. According to the complaint, the metal parts run against each other, eventually producing metal shavings that get into  Read more

2020 3500 Ram Truck

Subaru Vehicles with Defective Denso Low-Pressure Fuel Pumps Class Action

Denso makes low-pressure fuel pumps that are installed in Subaru vehicles, including the 2019 Impreza, Ascent, Legacy, or Outback. The complaint alleges the Denso pumps can cause engines to fail to accelerate or shut down and vehicles to stall, putting the occupants in danger. Worst of all, a limited recall of the vehicles offers a  Read more

2019 Subaru Impreza

Subaru Too-Small Recall of Denso Fuel Pump Vehicles Class Action

This class action concerns a defective low-pressure Denso fuel pump installed in various Subaru vehicles. Subaru has recalled a number of these vehicles, but the complaint alleges that the defective fuel pump was installed in many more than are covered in the recall. Subaru of America, Inc. and Denso International America, Inc. are the defendants.  Read more

2017 Subaru Outback

Toyota and Lexus Fuel Pump Stalling Danger Class Action

Fuel injection systems are meant to manage the flow of fuel from the vehicle’s fuel tank to its engine. The complaint for this class action alleges that Toyota Motor North America, Inc. and Toyota Motor Corporation have equipped certain Toyota and Lexus vehicles with defective fuel pumps that sometimes stop the flow of fuel, thereby  Read more

2019 Lexus RX 350L

Honda and Acura Defective Fuel Pumps NJ, NY, PA Class Action

In April 2020, Denso announced a recall of its low-pressure fuel pumps, used in certain Honda and Acura vehicles. According to the complaint for this class action, Honda did not take action to recall the vehicles that use the defective fuel pumps until a month later, May 28, 2020—and the vehicles have still not been  Read more

2019 Acura RDX

Toyota and Lexus Defective Low-Pressure Fuel Pumps Class Action

If a fuel injection system cannot keep feeding fuel to a vehicle’s engine in a consistent way, the vehicle may stall or shut down. It’s precisely such stalling and shutdown that this class action complains of, in Toyota and Lexus vehicles from Toyota Motor North America, Inc. and Toyota Motor Corporation. The complaint alleges that  Read more

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Toyota Defective Fuel Pump Can Cause Shutdowns New Jersey Class Action

The complaint for this New Jersey class action introduces its allegations in stark terms: “This action concerns a dangerous defect in the low-pressure fuel pump … which can fail and cause Toyota’s most popular models … to unexpectedly stall and cause engine shut down even when the vehicle is at high speeds, presenting an immediate  Read more

2020 Lexus LC 500