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Volkswagen “Clean Diesel” Vehicles

January 25th, 2019

October 2017: A federal judge granted final approval of a settlement agreement that resolves consumers’ class-action lawsuits against Volkswagen and Audi. According to the settlement terms: Class members who own eligible vehicles may receive a cash payment and have Volkswagen either buyback or fix their vehicles; Class members who lease eligible vehicles may receive a


Fuel System Cleaner and Diesel Guard

March 5th, 2019

February 2019: This case was transferred to federal court. (Case No. 19-cv-241, W. D. WA.) January 2019: A class-action lawsuit was filed against Additech, Inc. for allegedly falsely advertising that the fuel additives Fuel System Cleaner and Diesel Guard clean and prevent carbon buildup on an engine’s intake valve to provide various benefits – including


Cummins Diesel Engines

June 6th, 2018

February 2017: This case was consolidated with another similar lawsuit, Bledsoe v. FCA US LLC and Cummins Inc. (Case No. 16-cv-14024, E. D. MI.) Click here to learn more about the status of the case. December 2016: A class-action lawsuit was filed against Chrysler Group and Cummins Inc. regarding the marketing of vehicles with Cummins


BlueTEC Vehicles

April 14th, 2021

Allegations: Falsely marketing BlueTEC vehicles as being “Clean Diesel” and “Earth Friendly”


Audi Gasoline Vehicles

January 25th, 2019

January 2019: This case was transferred to a California court to be heard with other similar cases in a multidistrict litigation. (In Re: Volkswagen “Clean Diesel” Marketing, Sales Practices, and Products Liability Litigation, MDL No. 2672) December 2018: This action was transferred to federal court. (Case No. 18-cv-1558, E. D. VA.) November 2018: A false


Audi’s Representations

January 25th, 2019

Multiple class-action lawsuits were filed against Audi alleging that the auto company makes false representations about the amount of carbon dioxide emission for several Audi models. According to the plaintiffs, Audi vehicles – including the A6, A8, Q5, and Q7 models – were equipped with a “defeat device” designed to limit emissions when the vehicle


Chevrolet Cruze

July 6th, 2017

February 2017: A federal judge dismissed the breach of contract claims . False advertising claims will move forward. July 2016: A class-action lawsuit was filed against General Motors for allegedly deceptively marketing the Chevrolet Cruze as a “Clean Diesel” vehicle that meets regulatory standards and is environmentally friendly and fuel efficient when, according to plaintiffs,


GM’s Chevrolet Cruze Vehicles

July 6th, 2017

July 2016: This action was voluntarily dismissed , the reasons for which have not been disclosed. June 2016: A class-action lawsuit was filed against General Motors for allegedly marketing its Cruze diesel vehicles as being “clean diesel” and complying with regulatory standards when, according to the complaint, the company programmed the vehicles to turn off


Dodge Rams

January 24th, 2019

May 2018: Plaintiffs filed an amended complaint. March 2018: A federal judge dismissed the consolidated complaint finding that the allegations were conclusory and failed to state a claim upon which relief could be granted. The judge also found that the plaintiffs did not have standing. To read the full decision, click here. February 2017: This



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