MB BlueTEC Settlement

Welcome to the MB BlueTec Settlement Website

 

If you bought or leased a Mercedes-Benz or Sprinter BlueTEC II diesel vehicle, you may be eligible for a cash payment from Class Action Settlements
 

Important Update: The Deadlines to File a Claim Have Passed.

The Claim Filing Deadline for Former Owners/Lessees was July 12, 2021.

The Claim Filing Deadline for Current Owners/Lessees was October 1, 2022. 

Approved Emission Modifications ("AEMs") are still available for Subject Vehicles now. Click here to find out whether an AEM is available for your vehicle.

An “Approved Emission Modification” or “AEM” is an emission control system modification approved by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and the California Air Resources Board that must be installed in Subject Vehicles.

Current Owners and Lessees MUST have had an AEM installed before they were eligible to file a claim for payment.

Who is included in the Class?

If you purchased or leased and Registered a Subject Vehicle in the United States, you may be a Class Member and eligible for a cash payment even if you no longer own or lease the Subject Vehicle.

The Class is composed of all current and former owners or lessees of Subject Vehicles who:

  • On or before September 14, 2020 owned or leased and Registered a Subject Vehicle;

or

  • After September 14, 2020 began owning or leasing and Register a Subject Vehicle for which an AEM has not been installed.

The Class includes automobile dealers and resellers who meet either of the above qualifications for Class membership (including registration of the Subject Vehicle).

  Class Member Payment
Current Owners/Lessees

If no former owner/lessee submits a Valid Claim for the same vehicle
$3,290
(Mercedes Class Action Settlement)
+
$225 (Bosch Class Action Settlement)*
+
Possible Additional Payment (see FAQ 7)
Current Owners/Lessees

If a former owner/lessee submits a Valid Claim for the same vehicle

OR

If the current owner/lessee began owning or leasing after September 14, 2020
$2,467.50
(Mercedes Class Action Settlement)
+
$168.75 (Bosch Class Action Settlement)*
+
Possible Additional Payment (see FAQ 7)
Former Owners/Lessees

$822.50
(Mercedes Class Action Settlement)
+
$56.25 (Bosch Class Action Settlement)*

(Divided equally among former owners/lessees who submitted a Valid Claim for the same vehicle)

 *The Bosch Class Action Settlement payments have been reduced by 25% for attorneys’ fees and costs awarded by the Court (see FAQ 26

*** CURRENT OWNERS/LESSEES MUST HAVE HAD THE AEM INSTALLED IN ORDER TO RECEIVE PAYMENT ***

Certain persons (including individuals and entities) are excluded from the Class, even if they meet the Class definition. For more information, see FAQ 3.

The specific vehicles (the "Subject Vehicles") are listed below:

SUBJECT VEHICLES

MODEL MODEL YEARS
E250 BlueTEC 2014-2016
E350 BlueTEC 2011-2013
GL320 BlueTEC 2009
GL350 BlueTEC 2010-2016
GLE300d 2016
GLE350d 2016
GLK250 BlueTEC 2013-2015
ML250 BlueTEC 2015
ML320 BlueTEC 2009
ML350 BlueTEC 2010-2014
R320 BlueTEC 2009
R350 BlueTEC 2010-2012
S350 BlueTEC 2012-2013
Mercedes-Benz or Freightliner Sprinter (4-cylinder) 2014-2016
Mercedes-Benz or Freightliner Sprinter (6-cylinder) 2010-2016

 

 


 

All capitalized terms on the Settlement Website are defined in the Class Action Settlements or the Long Form Notice on the  page.

For More Information

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Mail

MB Blue Tec Settlement
c/o JND Legal Administration
PO Box 91310
Seattle, WA 98111