Class Eligibility

You are a member of the class if you own a Mazda vehicle with a Takata brand air bag. To verify if your vehicle is included in this settlement please utilize the VIN checker here

Specifically as follows:

A current owner or lessee of a Subject Vehicle distributed for sale or lease in the United States and all of its territories and possessions, as of June 9, 2017, or

A former owner or lessee of a Subject Vehicle distributed for sale or lease in the United States and all of its territories and possessions, who sold or returned, pursuant to a lease, a Subject Vehicle after April 11, 2013 and through June 9, 2017.

Estimated Amount

Varies

As a member of the class you may be entitled to one or several of the following remedies:

  • An Outreach Program;
  • A Rental Car/Loaner Program;
  • An Out-of-Pocket Claims Process;
  • A Customer Support Program; and
  • A potential Residual Distribution.

Proof of Purchase

Yes

Case Name

In Re: Takata Airbag Products Liability Litigation Mazda Settlement
No. 15-MD-2599-FAM
United States District Court for the Southern District of Florida

Case Summary

The lawsuit alleges Mazda manufactured, distributed, or sold certain vehicles containing allegedly defective inflators manufactured by Takata Corporation and TK Holdings, Inc. that allegedly could, upon deployment, rupture and expel debris or shrapnel into the occupant compartment and/or otherwise affect the airbag’s deployment, and that the Plaintiffs sustained economic losses as a result.

The lawsuit pursues claims for violations of various state consumer protection statutes, among other claims. Mazda denies that it has violated any law, denies liability, and denies that it engaged in any wrongdoing with respect to the manufacture, distribution, or sale of the Subject Vehicles.

Settlement Pool

$75,805,050.00

Deadline

Varies

Click here to check the deadline that applies to you. In most instances the deadline will be 11/1/18

Contact


Auto Airbag Settlement Settlement Notice Administrator P.O. Box 3207 Portland, OR 97208-3207 1-888-735-5596 (Toll-Free) info@autoairbagsettlement.com

3 responses to “Mazda Takata Airbag Class Action Settlement”

  1. David says:

    Can I claim medical expense on this claim. Metal fragments cut my face and arms and had to go to the hospital after the accident.

    ADMIN – Hi David,

    Refer to the settlement agreement which reads as follows:

    Notwithstanding the Release set forth in Section VII of this Agreement, Plaintiffs and Class Members are not releasing and are expressly reserving all rights relating to claims for personal injury, wrongful death or actual physical property damage arising from an incident involving a Subject Vehicle, including the deployment or non-deployment of a driver or passenger front airbag with a Takata PSAN inflator.

  2. Del says:

    Does my 97 626 fit in there anywhere? Thanks

    ADMIN – Hi Del,

    Did you use the tool provided and entered your VIN to check?

  3. dan whitaker says:

    When will the class members start to see some of the benefits of the lawsuit??

    ADMIN – Hi Dan,

    Air bag replacement is happening as I type. As for cash reimbursements those will take way longer.

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