Canada Joins the Lawsuit Party Against Audi's Defective Start-Stop System

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Scott McCracken
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For the third time in three months Audi has been sued for failing to do something about their dangerous start-stop defects. It's almost as if owners don't appreciate suddenly losing access to their power steering and brakes while slowing down or not knowing whether their vehicle will accelerate through a busy intersection.

Notes About the Lawsuit

  • The accusations in this Canadian-based lawsuit are similar to previous cases. Like how before the car comes to a stop the system shuts down the engine. That's fine. But it also shuts off the power steering and brakes. That's less fine.
  • The case, Dusanjh v. Audi AG, et al., has been filed in the Supreme Court of British Columbia.
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Start-Stop Defects

There are multiple problems with Audi's start-stop technology that outweigh the modest fuel efficiency gains. Owners complain that the system will shut off the power steering and brake systems at dangerous times and cause the accelerat The

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