Hyundai/Kia Engine Fires
Short, et al v. HYUNDAI MOTOR AMERICA, INC., HYUNDAI MOTOR COMPANY, KIA MOTORS AMERICA, INC., and KIA MOTORS CORPORATION,
United States District Court for the Western District of Washington at Seattle
Case No. 19cv00318
Elizabeth Snider and James Twigger on behalf of themselves and all others similarly situated v. Hyundai Motor America, Inc., et al.
United States District Court for the Western District of Washington
Case No. 19cv00371
Keller Rohrback L.L.P. has filed class action complaints in federal court in the Western District of Washington against Hyundai Motor Company, Inc., Kia Motors Corporation, and their subsidiary companies. The Plaintiffs are pursing claims, on behalf of a proposed class, against Hyundai/Kia to require Defendants to repair and/or buy back all Class Vehicles and to fully reimburse and make whole all Class members for costs and economic losses resulting from recalls and defects relating to an increased risk of engine fires.
Plaintiffs have filed multiple suits against Hyundai Motor Company, Inc., Kia Motors Corporation, and their subsidiary companies. Litigations are currently on-going.
Affected Kia/Hyundai Vehicles
2012 – 2016 Kia Souls with 1.6 or 2.0 Liter Engines
2011 – 2013 Hyundai Tucsons