Some Mercedes-Benz models, such as this 2012 SL, have Mars Red body paint
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Got a Red Mercedes-Benz? You Should Know About This Class-Action Lawsuit Settlement

In the automotive world, the color red is often associated with speed and fun. And although many Mercedes-Benz owners believed their choice of paint color helped make their vehicles sporty standouts, some are now seeing red. In fact, after a class-action lawsuit, the color is spelling disaster for the luxury automaker. Mercedes-Benz’s trouble with Mars …

A Honda logo is pictured on a displayed car at a Honda showroom of company headquarters in Tokyo on November 6, 2020.
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Honda Doesn’t Think You Should Sue It Over These Safety Issues

Honda might believe that the technology in the Honda Sensing suite of safety features in its new vehicles is great and that it will ultimately lead to a collision-free future. But some 2017 Honda CR-Vs owners aren’t convinced. When the automaker allegedly failed to fix issues drivers encountered with the emergency braking system, they filed a class-action lawsuit. But …

A Ford F-150 logo on a white truck
Trucks & SUVs

2020 Ford F-150 Owners Are Suing Over Excessive Oil Consumption

Serious issues on a fairly new vehicle are one of the most frustrating things ever. Something as old-school and sloppy as a new model car burning too much oil is downright unacceptable. Oil burning should only happen to the vintage classics and diesels, not a 2020 Ford F-150. Well, That is exactly why F-150 owners …

2019 KIA Telluride is on display at the 111th Annual Chicago Auto Show
Crossover & Midsize

A Kia Telluride Owner Is Suing Over a Windshield

Kia is known for making some high-quality vehicles, like the sporty and new K5 sedan and the Sportage SUV. Another one of the automaker’s most popular SUVs is the Telluride, which has received stellar reviews from critics. However, one Kia Telluride owner alleges that the SUV has a big safety hazard, according to Car Complaints. …

A deployed airbag is seen in a 2001 Honda Accord
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Honda’s $85 Million Mistake Is Finally Settled

For the better half of a decade, Honda has been embroiled in a highly-debated class-action lawsuit. Hundreds of people experienced serious injuries, and 25 people lost their lives due to Honda’s use of a faulty product. This week, the Japanese automaker agreed to settle the case for $85 million with 46 American states. They also …

An employee adjusts a Mercedes-Benz three-pointed star emblem at an assembly line for GLC sports utility vehicle
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Mercedes Takes $3 Billion Hit as Dieselgate Continues

Dieselgate is a term often used in reference to an exhaust emissions cheating scandal. Volkswagen is often the target of the Dieselgate discussion. But, in reality, the uncovering of the cheating scam revealed a bigger problem beyond Volkswagen’s doors. As it turns out, Mercedes became the subject of scrutiny along with other manufacturers such as …

Under the hood of a black 2020 Grand Cherokee Trackhawk on display at the 112th Annual Chicago Auto Show
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This Tigershark Engine Lawsuit Will Affect Countless Drivers

Attention Michigan residents: if you bought or leased any vehicle with a Tigershark engine, a lawsuit has been filed. Allegedly, Chrysler equipped several models with a defective Tigershark engine. According to CarComplaints they filed on August 9, 2020. The Chrysler lawsuit is for defective engines. Apparently, 2.4L Tigershark MultiAir 4-cylinder engines burn excessive amounts of …