Product Defect

2020 Ford Models Defective Backup Camera Investigation

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Migliaccio & Rathod LLP is currently investigating the Ford Motor Company over whether their recall of 2020 Ford Edge, Escape, Expedition, Explorer, F-150, F-250, F-350, F-450, F-550, Mustang, Ranger and Transit vans included enough vehicles. In September 2020, Ford recalled 620,246 SUVs, trucks, and vans because of defective backup cameras that would flicker when in […]

Product Defect

GM Defective Transmission Investigation

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Migliaccio & Rathod LLP is currently investigating GM vehicles equipped with a rear-wheel drive transmission that was co-developed with Ford. The Ford variant, a ten-speed transmission called the 10R80 found in the 2018 Ford F-150, is the subject of a lawsuit for exhibiting “harsh shifting, jerking, hesitation and slipped gears” that raise safety concerns. Issues […]

Deceptive Trade Practice

Ford “Coastdown Cheating” MPG Investigation

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Migliaccio & Rathod LLP is currently investigating Ford vehicles, including the 2018 Ford Ranger and 2018-2019 F-150 series trucks, for reporting inaccurate fuel economy numbers that were the result of improper coastdown testing. The purpose of coastdown testing is to determine a vehicle’s rolling resistance and drag. Those figures are then applied on the vehicle […]