BROOKLYN, N.Y. (Legal Newsline) — A California customer has filed a class action lawsuit against Honda, alleging breach of contract, breach of implied warranty breach of warranty, and unjust enrichment.
Carolina Martinez filed a complaint, individually and on behalf of similarly situated individuals, June 26 in U.S. District Court for the Central District of California against American Honda Motor Co., Inc. and Honda North America, Inc.,alleging they manufactured defective Honda Accord and Honda Crosstour vehicles with low-capacity batteries.
According to the complaint, Martinez was damaged monetarily from purchasing a new 2015 Honda Accord that had defective components that prematurely failed. The plaintiff alleges the defendants failed to fix the starter motor defects of the Honda vehicle.
Martinez seeks trial by jury, enjoin the defendant, compensatory, exemplary and statutory damages, interest, all remedies, disgorgement, attorney' fees, and all other appropriate relief. She is represented by attorneys Jordan L. Lurie, Tarek H. Zohdy, Cody R. Padgett and Karen L. Wallace of Capstone Law APC in Los Angeles.
U.S. District Court for the Central District of California case number 2:17-cv-04714-SJO-SS