Hyundai Sonata Engine Defect Settlement

Class Eligibility

All owners and lessees of a 2011, 2012, 2013, or 2014 model year Hyundai Sonata with a Theta II 2.0 liter or 2.4 liter gasoline direct injection engine purchased in the United States, excluding the territories, or abroad while on active military duty.

Estimated Amount


Proof of Purchase

VIN # plus other supporting evidence

Case Name

In re: Hyundai Sonata Engine Litigation,
Case No. 5:15-cv-1685-BLF
District Court for the Northern District of California

Case Summary

The manufacturer has agreed to settle a lawsuit alleging engines of certain cars failed and dealerships refused to conduct repairs

Vehicles presented a variety of malfunctions inclusive of total failure and engine light. The plaintiffs indicate dealerships would blame the issues in lack of maintenance on the part of the owner

The manufacturer denies culpability but will settle to avoid trial


Settlement Pool





Sonata Class Action Settlement

c/o Claims Administrator

PO Box 20840

Fountain Valley, CA 92728