Merchant Law Group LLP has launched class action litigation in respect of approximately 400,000 vehicles in Canada equipped with airbags manufactured by Takata Corporation. In the event of an accident, these defective airbags may rupture on deployment, shooting metal and plastic shrapnel into their vehicle causing serious injury.
Affected Models may include:
Acura: 2002–2003 CL and TL; 2003–2006 MDX; 2005 RL;
BMW: 2000–2005 3-series sedan and wagon; 2000–2006 3-series coupe and convertible; 2001–2006 M3 coupe and convertible;
Chrysler: 2005–2008 Chrysler 300; 2007–2008 Aspen;
Dodge/Ram: 2003–2008 Dodge Ram 1500; 2005–2008 Ram 2500, Dakota, and Durango; 2006–2008 Ram 3500 and 4500; 2008 Ram 5500;
Ford: 2004 Ranger; 2005–2006 GT; 2005–2007 Mustang;
Honda: 2001–2007 Accord; 2001–2005 Civic; 2002–2006 CR-V; 2002–2004 Odyssey; 2003–2011 Element; 2003–2007 Pilot; 2006 Ridgeline;
Infiniti: 2001–2004 Infiniti I30/I35; 2002–2003 Infiniti QX4; 2003–2005 Infiniti FX35/FX45; 2006 Infiniti M35/M45;
Lexus: 2002–2005 SC430;
Mazda: 2003–2007 Mazda 6; 2006–2007 Mazdaspeed 6; 2004–2008 Mazda RX-8; 2004–2005 MPV; 2004 B-series;
Mitsubishi: 2004–2005 Lancer; 2006–2007 Raider;
Nissan: 2001–2003 Maxima; 2001–2004 Pathfinder; 2002–2006 Nissan Sentra;
Pontiac: 2003–2005 Vibe; Saab: 2005 9-2X;
Subaru: 2003–2005 Baja, Legacy, Outback; 2004–2005 Impreza, Impreza WRX, Impreza WRX STI;
Toyota: 2002–2005 Toyota Corolla and Sequoia; 2003–2005 Matrix, Tundra.
The class action seeks compensation for affected vehicle owners or lessees due to the safety defect. The class actions will seek financial compensation or benefits for affected Canadians who own or lease one of the defective vehicles in question. Please note, joining our contact list for the Takata Airbags Class Action creates no financial obligation for you and your information will be kept confidential. (If you have previously joined our contact list for this class action and your address or other contact information has changed, you may update your contact information on our list by completing the form below.)
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