Takata Settlement Home
This is the informational website for the proposed economic loss class action settlements with BMW, Honda, Mazda, Nissan, Subaru, and Toyota in a class action lawsuit styledIn Re: Takata Airbag Products Liability Litigation, Master Case No. 1:15-MD-02599-FAM. The Court preliminarily approved the settlements with BMW, Mazda, Subaru, and Toyota on June 9, 2017 and issued preliminary approval orders that were docketed on June 12, 2017. The Court preliminarily approved the settlements with Honda and Nissan on September 19, 2017.
For more information, please select the appropriate Settlement below referencing the automobile manufacturer of your Subject Vehicle.
Important Note: Some vehicles included in the Settlement will be recalled at a later date and others may not require a recall. Your receipt of a Settlement Notice does not mean your vehicle is subject to a recall. Please refer to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration’s website, www.safercar.gov, for the latest information about Takata recalls and to determine if your vehicle is subject to a recall.
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Submit a Registration/Claim Form
Subject to certain limited exclusions, you are a person or entity eligible to register/submit a claim for a Settlement Payment if:
You owned or leased, on June 9, 2017, a Subject Vehicle (BMW Subject Vehicles, Mazda Subject Vehicles, Subaru Subject Vehicles, Toyota Subject Vehicles) distributed for sale or lease in the United States or its territories or possessions, AND you bring or have brought your Subject Vehicle to a dealership for the manufacturer of the Subject Vehicle, for the Takata Airbag Recall Remedy; or
You sold, or returned pursuant to a lease, a Subject Vehicle (BMW Subject Vehicles, Mazda Subject Vehicles, Subaru Subject Vehicles, Toyota Subject Vehicles) distributed for sale or lease in the United States or its territories or possessions after April 11, 2013 and before June 9, 2017, if the Subject Vehicle was recalled prior to June 9, 2017.
To register/submit a claim for a Settlement Payment, you must either:
Submit an electronic Registration/Claim Form online by clicking "Check Your Eligibility and Start a Registration/Claim Form” below (online registration will result in expedited processing); or
Submit a completed paper Registration/Claim Form along with any required documentation by U.S. Mail or email to:
Auto Airbag Settlement
Settlement Notice Administrator
P.O. Box 3207
Portland, OR 97208-3207
The deadline for submitting a Registration/Claim Form is as follows:
If you sold or returned, pursuant to a lease, a recalled Subject Vehicle after April 11, 2013 and before June 9, 2017, and your vehicle was recalled under the Takata Airbag Inflator Recall prior to June 9, 2017, you have one year from the date that the Settlement becomes final (the “Effective Date”) to submit a Registration/Claim Form.
If you owned or leased a Subject Vehicle on June 9, 2017, the deadline for submitting a Registration/Claim Form is one year after the Effective Date, or one year after the date the Recall Remedy is performed on your Subject Vehicle, whichever is later, until the Final Registration/Claim Deadline is reached.
Important: No Registration/Claim Forms may be submitted after the Final Registration/Claim deadline. The Effective Date and the Final Registration/Claim deadline are not yet known, but will be posted prominently on this Settlement website when they are known.
If you are or were the registered owner or lessee of more than one Subject Vehicle, you must submit a separate Registration/Claim Form for each Subject Vehicle to obtain a separate out-of-pocket Settlement Payment for each Recall Remedy performed, or after requesting and while awaiting the Recall Remedy, on each Subject Vehicle you own(ed) or lease(d). However, claims for unreimbursed expenses cannot be duplicative.