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Ram Truck Infernos

By: Andrea Plata There are very few vehicle defects as terrifying and dangerous as defects that result in a vehicle fire.  While California consumers have relied on Dodge Ram to produce reliable work trucks for years, recently, a spate of vehicle fires has led to increased concerns about the safety of Ram Trucks and numerous […]

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BMW’s Defect Water Pumps

By Andrea Plata A water pump is a critical engine component that circulates water and coolant throughout the engine in order to prevent engine overheating.  For years, BMW owners have suffered through repeated failures of their vehicles’ water pumps resulting in costly repairs and resulting damage.  A water pump failure, if not promptly addressed, can […]

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Battery Defects in Toyota RAV4 SUVs

By Andrea Plata A class action lawsuit has been brought against Toyota for issues relating to their RAV4 SUVs. The plaintiffs claim that the vehicles have known battery defects that create dangerous conditions for vehicle owners.  What is an Automobile Class Action Lawsuit?  A class action lawsuit is a lawsuit brought by a group of […]

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Battery Defects in 2016–2020 Subaru Vehicles

By: Andrea Plata Subaru owners have complained for years about battery problems with their vehicles. All too often, Subaru owners have found that they take their vehicles in over-and-over again for battery problems; but that the authorized dealerships are unable to finally resolve the problems. Recently, a class action lawsuit has been brought against Subaru for […]

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Nissan Altima Hood Latch Class Action

By Andrea Plata A class action lawsuit has been brought against Nissan for faulty hood latches on their vehicles. Consumers are claiming that the company’s recall has not fixed the problem. What Is an Automobile Class Action Lawsuit? A class action lawsuit is a lawsuit brought by a group of plaintiffs who have suffered similar […]

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Brake Squeal in Toyota and Lexus Vehicles!

April 18, 2021, by Andrea Plata Toyota and Lexus Class Action Lawsuit Consumers have initiated a class action lawsuit against Toyota and Toyota owned Lexus for a defect relating to certain vehicle model brakes. However, it is not for a reason you would think, the brakes work fine. The complaints relate to what consumers are […]

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VW Facing Billions in Penalties

By Nicole Halavi In January 2021, it was announced that automaker Volkswagen paid almost $35 billion for equipping diesel vehicles with illegal emissions defeat devices. Interestingly, this amount is negligible compared to what the automaker would face if even one of two court rulings stand. An appeals court ruling granted two countries the right to […]

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Second Recall Issued for VW Atlas Steering Knuckle

By Nicole Halavi Volkswagen has just issued a second recall concerning the Atlas steering knuckle, very shortly after the initial recall was issued in November 2020. The recall includes more than 10,300 SUVs at risk of losing control if the steering knuckles break. Following the initial recall, VW discovered a certain batch of parts that […]

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Tesla Touchscreen Recall

By Nicole Halavi Tesla has recently issued a recall for nearly 144,000 vehicles in the U.S. and Canada. The recall is meant to address touchscreen failures in 2012-2018 Model S and 2016-2018 Model X vehicles. Back in June 2020, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) opened an investigation into touchscreen failures in 2012-2015 Model […]

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Subaru Recalls 2021 Outback and Impreza

By Nicole Halavi As of last month, Subaru is recalling nearly 400 model year 2021 Outback and Impreza vehicles because the continuously variable transmission (CVT) gear shifter cable nuts may not have been tightened properly. A loose cable nut can cause problems when operating the gear shifter. The recall was set to begin on February […]

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