Hyundai and Kia Stalling Investigation

  Investigators from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration are delving into stalling problems in nearly 1.7 million Hyundai and Kia vehicles. They are following up on warnings from a whistleblower who had access to documents about the safety defect, according to an online report.http://carconsumers.org/ blog/2017/05/22/stalling-defect-in-kia-and-hyundai-vehicles-may-lead-to-expanded-safety-recalls/  Owners of Kias or Hyundais with stalling problems may [...]

Dodge Ram Vibration

Dodge Ram owners have complained of vehicle vibration.  Here, is an excerpt from a  lemon law decision,   Petitioner testified that the vibration is constant at highway speeds regardless of the highway. He testified that driving the truck with this vibration is intimidating and distracting. The truck was leased for its capacity to tow petitioner’s [...]

Nissan Transmission defect

Owners of Nissan vehicles may be entitled to compensation for transmission problems.   The continuously variable transmission (“CVT”) known as the “JATCO CVT8HT.” CVT is defective in design, and as a result is prone to causing sudden, unexpected shaking  and violent jerking (commonly referred to as “juddering” or “shuddering”) when a driver attempts to accelerate.  See class [...]

Ford Transmission Class action

A group of owners and lessees of Ford Motor Co.'s Fiesta and Focus vehicles with allegedly faulty PowerShift transmissions asked a California federal judge Tuesday to reject a proposed settlement they claim allows attorneys and named plaintiffs to pocket substantial benefits while giving short shrift to large portions of the class. Owners of vehicles with [...]

Compensation for Ford Fiesta and Ford Focus Transmission Problems

A lawsuit was filed on behalf of  class of consumers who purchased  2011 through 2016 Ford Fiesta and 2012 through 2016 Ford Focus Ford's Dual Clutch or "PowerShift" Transmission. The lawsuit, entitled Vargas, et al. v. Ford Motor Company (Case No. CV12-08388 AB (FFMx)), was resolved by a proposed settlement that was preliminarily approved by the United [...]