Current Investigation

Settlement Approved

The settlement has been granted Preliminary Approval as of January 19, 2016. Final approval hearing is scheduled for July 26, 2016. Listed below are the benefits provided by the settlement and the vehicles that are covered by the settlement. For more information, including important dates and documents, go to the Settlement website: http://www.oilconsumption.settlementclass.com/

Benefits
The settlement provides the following benefits:

  1. A limited powertrain warranty for up to 8 years or 100,000 miles (whichever comes first)
  2. Reimbursements to those who have paid out of pocket for the repairs that are covered by this settlement
  3. Reimbursements for up to six quarts of oil for those individuals who had taken their vehicle to an authorized Subaru dealership and discussed the oil consumption
  4. Reimbursements for certain towing and rental car costs

 

Class Vehicles
The following models, model years, and Vehicle Identification Numbers (VINs) are included in the settlement. The numbers listed below refer to the last six digits of the VIN.

Subaru Forester 2.5L

  • Manual Transmission
    • 2011-2014 – all vehicles
    • 2015 – below *543650
  • Automatic or CVT Transmission
    • 2011-2013 – all vehicles
    • 2014 – below *529004

Impreza 2.0L

  • Manual Transmission
    • 2012-2014 – all vehicles
    • 2015 – below *270253
  • 4 Door Sedan CVT Transmission
    • 2012 – all vehicles
    • 2013 – below *033336
  • 5 Door Wagon CVT Transmission
    • 2012 – all vehicles
    • 2013 – below *886714

Legacy 2.5L

  • Manual Transmission
    • 2013-2014 – all vehicles
  • CVT Transmission
    • 2013 – below *048086

Outback 2.5L

  • Manual Transmission
    • 2013-2014 – all vehicles
  • CVT Transmission
    • below *321435

XV Crosstek 2.0L

  • Manual Transmission
    • 2013-2014 – all vehicles
    • 2015 – below *270284
  • CVT Transmission
    • 2013 – below *856139
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