August 2019: Multiple lawsuits – including the Cook, Hubert, and Lloyd cases – were transferred to a multidistrict litigation (MDL) in Michigan to be heard together. (In Re: Ford Motor Co. F-150 and Ranger Trucks Fuel Economy Marketing and Sales Practices Litigation, MDL No. 2901, U.S. Judicial Panel on Multidistrict Litigation)

Also in August, several more similar lawsuits were filed against Ford.

June/July 2019: Several more lawsuits bringing similar allegations against Ford Motor Company were filed.

May 2019: Two class-action lawsuits were filed against Ford Motor Company for allegedly marketing false fuel-economy ratings for its Ford Ranger and F-150 trucks and overstating the miles per gallon that the vehicles could achieve when, according to plaintiffs, Ford uses flawed testing methods and the vehicles do not achieve the advertised miles per gallon. Click on the case information below to read each complaint.

Another class-action lawsuit was filed against Ford Motor Company in May 2019 alleges that the automobile company deceptively claims that the trucks – including its 2019 Ranger Trucks and F-150 series trucks – are fuel efficient when, according to plaintiffs, the vehicles have a cheat device and don’t achieve the advertised fuel economy in real-world driving conditions. (Lloyd et al v. Ford Motor Co., Case No. 19-cv-11319, E. D. MI.)

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Fuel Economy of Ford Trucks

Class Action

Fuel Economy of Ford Trucks

In August 2020, a class-action lawsuit was filed against Ford Motor Company for allegedly falsely advertising the fuel economy ratings of its 2019-2020 Ford Ranger and 2018-2020 F-150 series trucks.…

Ford Diesel Trucks with Bosch CP4 Fuel Injection Pumps

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Ford Diesel Trucks with Bosch CP4 Fuel Injection Pumps

In January 2020, two class-action lawsuits were filed against Ford for allegedly misleadingly advertising diesel trucks with Bosch CP4 fuel injection pumps as being durable, reliable, and fuel efficient when,…

MyFord Touch and MyLincoln Touch

Class Action

MyFord Touch and MyLincoln Touch

March 2019: A federal judge granted preliminary approval of a class-action settlement that would resolve this lawsuit. According to the settlement terms, Ford agreed to provide each class member with…

Bosch’s CP4 Fuel Injection Pump

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Bosch’s CP4 Fuel Injection Pump

In November 2018, a class-action lawsuit was filed against Robert Bosch GMBH and several car manufacturers – including Ford and General Motors – for allegedly claiming that the Bosch CP4…

Ford’s Shelby GT350 Mustang

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Ford’s Shelby GT350 Mustang

A false advertising class-action lawsuit was filed against Ford Motor Company for allegedly misleadingly marketing its 2016 Shelby GT350 Mustang as being “Track-Ready” when, according to plaintiffs, the car overheats…

Ford’s Diesel Vehicles

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Ford’s Diesel Vehicles

In November 2018, a class-action lawsuit was filed against Ford Motor Company for allegedly misleadingly advertising the durability, longevity, and fuel economy of its diesel vehicles when, according to plaintiffs,…

2016 Shelby GT350 Mustang

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2016 Shelby GT350 Mustang

A class-action lawsuit was filed against Ford for allegedly falsely advertising its 2016 Shelby GT350 Mustang. The complaint, which was originally filed in 2017 and amended in 2018, alleges that…

Ford’s F-Series Super Duty Pick-Up Trucks

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Ford’s F-Series Super Duty Pick-Up Trucks

In June 2018, a class-action lawsuit was filed against Ford for allegedly deceptively marketing its F-Series Super Duty pick-up trucks as “clean,” fuel-efficient, and reliable trucks that have significantly reduced…

2013 Ford Escape SE

Class Action

2013 Ford Escape SE

July 2014: This action was voluntarily dismissed When a complaint is dismissed with prejudice, it cannot be refiled. because the parties reached a settlement agreement, the terms of which have…

Jacks and Spare Tires for Ford Trucks

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Jacks and Spare Tires for Ford Trucks

In July 2017, a class-action lawsuit was filed against Ford Motor Company for, among other things, allegedly falsely representing on Ford Truck window stickers that the vehicles come equipped with…

The Mileage of the Ford Fusion Hybrid

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The Mileage of the Ford Fusion Hybrid

In June 2015, a class-action lawsuit was filed against Ford Motor Company for allegedly misleadingly advertising the mileage of the Ford Fusion Hybrid. According to the named plaintiff, the Fusion…


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