Volkswagen Diesel Class Action

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We are pleased to advise you that a nationwide settlement has been reached in Canada for Volkswagen and Audi 2.0L TDI (Diesel) vehicles with current and certain former owners and lessees.  The settlement was negotiated between Volkswagen and class actions lawyers across Canada representing the owners and lessees, in consultation with the Commissioner of Competition in Canada.

The vehicles that have been included are:


BrandModelModel Year(s)
VolkswagenJetta TDI2009-2015
VolkswagenJetta Wagon TDI2009
VolkswagenGolf TDI2010-2013, 2015
VolkswagenPassat TDI2012-2015
VolkswagenBeetle TDI2013-2015
VolkswagenGolf Wagon TDI2010-2014
VolkswagenGolf Sportwagon TDI2015
AudiA32010-2013, 2015


Before the settlement is considered final, it must be approved by the courts in Ontario and Quebec.  The settlement approval hearing in Ontario will be held on March 31, 2017 at the Ontario Superior Court of Justice 130 Queen Street West, Toronto and in Quebec on March 22, 2017 Superior Court of Québec, room 2.08, 1 Notre-Dame Street East, Montreal.

As of January 4, 2017, Court approved settlement hearing notices were emailed to many owners and lessees of 2.0-litre TDI (diesel) Volkswagen/Audi vehicles by the Claims Administrator.  If you would like to read this Notice it is available by clicking on this link.

To learn more about the Settlement in Canada, information is available on the following website:  You may also contact the Claims Administrator for further details at 1-888-670-4773.

If you owned or leased a 3.0- litre TDI (diesel) vehicle

This settlement does not apply to owners or lessees of 3.0-litre TDI (diesel) vehicles.  The Class Action may continue on behalf of owners and lessees of certain 3.0- litre TDI (diesel) vehicles.  Please contact us for further details.