A settlement has been proposed in the class action lawsuit entitled In re: Volkswagen Timing Chain Product Liability Litigation, aka Volkswagen Timing Chain Settlement
Volkswagen Timing Chain Settlement
Class members in the case contend that Volkswagen that a defect in the timing chain of nearly 20 vehicle models caused tension system failures, resulting in costly repairs and safety concerns for consumers.
David Zimand filed In re: Volkswagen Timing Chain Product Liability Litigation on May 16, 2016.
Who should file a claim?
Anyone in the U.S. or Puerto Rico, who purchased or leased a vehicle from Volkswagen with a VIN number listed in the VIN database available on the settlement website.
PLEASE NOTE IF YOU DO NOT QUALIFY FOR A SETTLEMENT DO NOT FILE A CLASS ACTION LAWSUIT CLAIM.
Not only are you filing claims under penalty of perjury but you are also harming other eligible class members if you submit a fraudulent claim.
If you do not qualify for this settlement check out our list of No Proof Required Class Action Lawsuit Settlements.
Proof of purchase required?
A valid VIN is required as well as supporting documentation for repairs or replacement parts.
Volkswagen Timing Chain Settlement Important Dates
- Jan. 25, 2019 – Claim Form Deadline
- Nov. 19, 2018 – Final Hearing
- Oct 12, 2018 – Opt Out and Exemption Deadline
Don’t Qualify for the Volkswagen Timing Chain Settlement?
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Volkswagen Timing Chain Settlement Contact Points
- Mail – Volkswagen Timing Chain Settlement, Claim Administrator – Epiq, P.O. Box 3656, Portland, OR 97208-3656
- Phone – 1-855-206-9873
- Fax – N/A
- Email – info@TimingChainLitigation.com
In re: Volkswagen Timing Chain Product Liability Litigation is listed as case number 2:16-cv-02765 and is pending in the U.S. District Court for the District of New Jersey.
Class members who file valid claims will be represented by the law firm of Carella Byrne Cecchi Olstein Brody & Agnello PC, Kessler Topaz Meltzer & Check LLP, and Kantrowitz Goldhamer & Graifman PC.
Volkswagen will be represented by the law firm of Chase Kurshan Herzfeld & Rubin LLC.