Permatex Auto Repair Kit Class Action Settlement

Class Eligibility

Class Members of the Permatex class action settlement include anyone who purchased a qualifying Permatex automotive repair kit product in California between March 27, 2009 and Dec. 19, 2014 that bore the statement “Made in USA” on the product packaging.

Estimated Amount


Proof of Purchase

Not Required

Case Name

Hofmann v. Permatex, et al.,
Case No. 37-2013-00041164-CU-BT-CTL
uperior Court of the State of California, County of San Diego

Case Summary

The plaintiff alleges Permatex, a division of Illinois Tool Works Inc., violated various California laws by using a “Made in USA” label on packaging for automotive repair kits that contain less than 100 percent domestic content.

Permatex denies the allegations but has agreed to settle to avoid the expense and uncertainty associated to a trial

Settlement Pool





Hofmann v. Permatex et al. Settlement Administrator
P.O. Box 40007
College Station, TX 77842-4007