Lawsuit Investigation into VW Jetta 8-Speed Transmission Problems

Last Updated on January 5, 2023

Important Information

Attorneys working with no longer need to hear from people who had problems with their VW transmissions. Read on for more.

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Case Update

January 4, 2023 – Settlement Website Is Live
October 21, 2022 – Notice Deadline Extended Again
May 18, 2022 – Notice Deadline Extended
January 28, 2022 – Settlement Receives Preliminary Approval, Notices to Be Sent
November 24, 2021 – Settlement Reached, Awaits Judge’s Approval
September 4, 2019 – Lawsuit Filed
June 6, 2019 – Investigation Closed

At A Glance

This Alert Affects:
Anyone who owns or leases a 2018 or 2019 eight-speed Volkswagen Jetta.
What’s Going On?
Attorneys working with are investigating whether a class action lawsuit can be filed against Volkswagen in light of complaints that the transmissions and torque converters are causing problems for drivers.
What Kind of Problems?
Leaking oil; “grating,” “grinding” or “scuffing” noises; and issues with the torque converter.
How Could a Class Action Help?
A lawsuit could help drivers get money back for repairs and force Volkswagen to offer a fix for the problem.