Welcome to the Informational Website for the Auto Parts Antitrust Litigation - Direct Purchaser Class Actions.


The Auto Parts Antitrust Litigation is a coordinated legal proceeding comprised of a number of cases involving different parts that were purchased directly or indirectly from a defendant for use in motor vehicles.

This website sets forth information relating to settlements involving products purchased directly from a defendant. You can view information regarding certain products included in this litigation by clicking on the links above. Please note that new information may be added in the future about these and other cases.


CASE UPDATES

Air Conditioning Systems

The Court has granted final approval of settlements with the Calsonic, DENSO, MAHLE Behr, Panasonic, and VALEO Defendants. Click here to see more information about the Air Conditioning Systems settlements.


Alternators

The Court has granted final approval of settlements with the MITSUBISHI ELECTRIC, Hitachi Automotive Systems, Ltd. (“HIAMS”), and DENSO Defendants. The Claims Administration process is ongoing. Click here to see more information about the MITSUBISHI ELECTRIC, HIAMS, and DENSO settlements.


Bearings

The Court has granted final approval of the settlement with the Schaeffler Defendants. Click here to see more information about the Schaeffler settlement.


Fuel Injection Systems

The Court has granted final approval of proposed settlements with the MITSUBISHI ELECTRIC, HIAMS, DENSO, and MITSUBA Defendants. Click here to see more information about the MITSUBISHI ELECTRIC, HIAMS, DENSO, and MITSUBA settlements.


Heater Control Panels

The Court has granted final approval of settlements with the Sumitomo, Alps, and Tokai Rika Defendants. Click here to see more information about the Sumitomo, Alps, and Tokai Rika settlements.


Instrument Panel Clusters

The Court has granted final approval of settlements with the Nippon Seiki and Yazaki Defendants. Click here to see more information about the Nippon Seiki and Yazaki settlements.


Occupant Safety Systems

The Court has granted final approval of settlements with the Toyoda Gosei, Tokai Rika, Autoliv and TRW Defendants. The Claims Administration process relating to the Toyoda Gosei and Tokai Rika settlements is ongoing. Click here to see more information about the Toyoda Gosei and Tokai Rika settlements.


Power Window Motors

The Court has granted final approval of proposed settlements with the DENSO and MITSUBA Defendants. The Claims Administration process is ongoing. Click here to see more information about the DENSO and MITSUBA settlements.


Radiators

The Court has granted final approval of proposed settlements with the MITSUBA, DENSO, Calsonic, and T.RAD Defendants. The Claims Administration process is ongoing. Click here to see more information about the MITSUBA, DENSO, Calsonic, and T.RAD settlements.


Small Bearings

The Court has granted final approval of the settlement with the Minebea Defendants. Click here to see more information about the Minebea settlement.


Starters

The Court has granted final approval of proposed settlements with the MITSUBISHI ELECTRIC, HIAMS, DENSO, and MITSUBA Defendants. Click here to see more information about the MITSUBISHI ELECTRIC, HIAMS, DENSO, and MITSUBA settlements.


Windshield Washer Systems

The Court has granted final approval of proposed settlements with the DENSO and MITSUBA Defendants. The Claims Administration process is ongoing. Click here to see more information about the DENSO and MITSUBA settlements.


Windshield Wiper Systems

The Court has granted final approval of proposed settlements with the DENSO and MITSUBA Defendants. The Claims Administration process is ongoing. Click here to see more information about the DENSO and MITSUBA settlements.


Wire Harness Products

The Court has granted final approval of settlements with the Chiyoda, Fujikura, Furukawa, G.S. Electech, Lear, LEONI, MITSUBISHI ELECTRIC, Sumitomo, Tokai Rika, and Yazaki Defendants. The Claims Administration process relating to the Furukawa and MITSUBISHI ELECTRIC settlements is ongoing. Click here to see more information about the Wire Harness settlements.