Lawsuit Investigation: Toyota RAV4 Car Fires

June 18, 2019 Last Updated on April 13, 2020

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Case Update

April 13, 2020 – Investigation Closed

At A Glance

This Alert Affects:
Anyone who owns or leases a 2015-2019 Toyota RAV4 that caught on fire, almost caught on fire, started smoking, or displayed warning lights of a computer system malfunction.
What’s Going On?
It’s believed that Toyota RAV4 models may be prone to catching fire – even when the engines aren’t running. Drivers have reported unexplained smoking and burning, as well as warning lights on the dashboard of a computer system malfunction.
What’s the Cause?
The cause of the car fires is unknown, but attorneys want to investigate whether it’s related to a manufacturing defect. If so, they believe a class action lawsuit could be filed against Toyota.
How Could a Lawsuit Help?
A class action lawsuit could help RAV4 drivers recover the money they paid to repair or replace the vehicles. It could also force Toyota to fix any alleged defect in the cars.