Case Name (Date)

Pulkrabek et al. v. Toyota Motor Sales, U.S.A., Inc. et al.
20-cv-36, E.D. Tex.
(Feb. 2020)


Product/Service

2019, 2020, and 2021 RAV4 Hybrid vehicles


Allegations

Misleadingly representing that hybrid vehicles travel farther on one tank of gas than gas-only vehicles when such claims are not true due to a defect that causes fuel gauges to misread the amount of fuel in tanks


Status

Settled
(Motion for preliminary approval filed)



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