Fiat 2022 diesel scandal – what does the KBA say? What are the affected fashions?

At most since the Frankfurt Public Prosecutor’s Office began investigations into suspected commercial fraud in 2020, Fiat has reached out to the emissions scandal along with Volkswagen, Daimler & Co.

Particularly affected were several motorized mobile homes from Fiat and sister company Iveco, which may contain illegal rout devices.

Measurements made by Deutsche Umwelthilfe have already confirmed this suspicion twice. Although there is no mandatory recall from the Federal Automobile Transport Authority (KBA), this also assumes Fiat manipulation.

Our advice to motorists and motorhome drivers affected by the Fiat emissions scandal is to enforce your rights to compensation or purchase refunds with our help. Our experience and expertise speak to us. So we already have More than 1000 diesel operations successfully fought,Provides advice to ADAC attorneys and traffic law specialist Patrick Baldwin.

the main points:

  • In addition to Volkswagen & Co., Fiat is also affected by the diesel scandal
  • Investigations by the German Environment Agency proved that the Fiat Multijet diesel engines had been tampered with
  • Although there is no call-up for the KBA. But this also depends on Fiat’s disallowed defeat devices
  • Those affected can claim a refund of the purchase price and/or compensation for damages. Tenants also have these rights
  • The chances of success of the lawsuits in the diesel scandal are good
  • Benefit from our experience and expertise in the emissions scandal. Always our first advice Non-binding and free

Exhaust scandal at Fiat 2022 – what does the KBA say?

Fiat and Iveco are suspected of installing illegal defeat devices in their cars. The Frankfurt Public Prosecutor’s Office has been investigating Stellantis Automobiles (formerly Fiat Chrysler Automobiles), to which the two manufacturers belong, on suspicion of physical fraud.

In particular, the mobile home section should be affected. Among other things, the Fiat Ducato Multijet diesel engines, which equipped many models of mobile homes from different manufacturers, were probably tampered with.

Nearly 90% of criminal charges have been filed against the group by mobile home owners.

In addition, German environmental assistance took a close look at two diesel engines, the Fiat Ducato 130 Multijet and Fiat Ducato 150 Multijet, and twice found through its investigations that they were affected by exhaust gas tampering.

Specifically, tests have shown that NOx emission limit values ​​exceeded 11 times has become.

Although there is no mandatory recall by the Federal Automobile Transport Authority (KBA), this also assumes diesel rigging. Overall, developments in the past few months reinforce suspicions that Fiat has deceived consumers on a large scale.

What are the affected models?

OTP investigations focus on Euro 5 and Euro 6 engines for car brands Fiat, Iveco, Alfa Romeo and Jeep With years of construction 2014 to 2019. Specifically, these include the following engines:

  • 1.3 Liter Multijet
  • 1.3L 16V Multijet
  • 1.6 liters
  • 1.6 Liter Multijet
  • 2.0 liters
  • 2.0 Liter Multijet
  • 2.2 Liter Multijet II
  • 2.3 liters
  • 2.3 Liter Multijet
  • 3.0 liters

Regardless of criminal investigations, it can be assumed that Iveco Eurocargo, Daily Hi-Matic and Daily 4×4 engines are manipulated.

Furthermore, mobile homes are particularly affected by the Fiat diesel scandal. Quite a few mobile home manufacturers use the Fiat Ducato as their primary production tool. Car manufacturer engines are installed in many models of mobile homes from different manufacturers.

So maybe among other things mobile homes Brands: Adria, Bürstner, Carthago, Concorde, Dethleffs, Forster, Hobby, Hymer, Le Voyageur, Morelo, Niesmann + Bischoff, Phoenix, Pössl, Sunlight, Westfalia, Xgo Affected by the Fiat emissions scandal.

What rights do I have as a data subject?

If you own a car with a Fiat diesel engine, your car will likely be affected by the emissions scandal. Because the tampered motor is defective, you have claims against the dealer or the manufacturer based on the commercial warranty.

You can withdraw from the car purchase contract and return the car for a credit against the interest of use. You also have claims for damages.

Tenants can also invoke these rights. They can get a down payment and a refundable rental price when the car is returned. This is because warranty claims under commercial law that the lessor acquires when purchasing the vehicle are ceded to the lessee.

1. Refund the purchase price when returning the car

On the other hand, you have the right to withdraw from the purchase contract to return the vehicle and get a refund of the purchase price minus your usage benefits. Accordingly, the lessee gets the down payment and the rental installments back.

2. Compensation for damages – even after resale

In addition, you can confirm claims for damages. This claim mainly arises from willful and immoral harm as per Section 826 BGB. This is also possible if you have already resold your car. Anyway, I had damages when I originally bought the car.

Recommendation from Abu Dhabi Airports Company’s lawyer

We recommend that owners of cars and mobile homes equipped with Fiat or Iveco diesel engines assert their rights against the manufacturers – preferably with our help.

We, the attorneys at Balduin & Partner, a consumer law firm specializing in diesel scandal, have already successfully fought over 1,000 diesel cases.

Benefit from our expertise and experience in out-of-court judicial enforcement and judicial enforcement of your rights in the emissions scandal.

With us, the initial consultation is always Free and without obligation!

Our experience and the previous case law of German courts in the diesel scandal shows that the chances of a successful lawsuit are good.

Additionally, you can sometimes expect double the current market value as compensation.

Feel free to contact us simply and easily via email.

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