Ford Paint Peeling Lawsuit


1 00:00:03,000 –>00:00:05,000 Ford Paint
Peeling Lawsuit 2 00:00:12,000 –>00:00:15,000 Owner Won $3208 from Ford 3 00:00:15,000 –>00:00:18,000
2015 California Small Claims Court Victory 4 00:00:19,000 –>00:00:20,000 Ford Taurus
Paint Peeling 5 00:00:21,000 –>00:00:24,000 Taurus Painted At Ford’s Chicago Assembly
Plant 6 00:00:24,000 –>00:00:28,000 Taurus Published Factory Paint Defect Rate of 92%
7 00:00:29,000 –>00:00:34,000 Taurus Paint Defect Rate registered with Library of Congress
in Auto Research Publication 8 00:00:35,000 –>00:00:39,000 Paint started to flake on
Taurus in November of 2013 9 00:00:39,000 –>00:00:42,000 Taurus had 83,000 miles when
paint started to flake 10 00:00:44,000 –>00:00:47,000 Owner Won $3208 from Ford 11 00:00:49,000
–>00:00:53,000 California owner purchased from Ford Dealership in 2001 12 00:00:55,000
–>00:00:58,000 The paint started to peel in 2013 13 00:01:00,000 –>00:01:06,000 Owner
contacted Ford Dealership and Ford for paint durability data associated with vehicle from
Ford 14 00:01:07,000 –>00:01:10,000 Ford denied the request for Paint Durability Data
15 00:01:10,000 –>00:01:12,000 Paint Peeling continued on the Vehicle 16 00:01:14,000 –>00:01:18,000
Taurus Owner pursued action in Small Claims Court on Ford and Dealership 17 00:01:20,000
–>00:01:31,000 Owner Asserted Claims Under California’s Unfair Competition Law, Section
17200 Concealment Fraud, and Section 338 Property Damage 18 00:01:31,000 –>00:01:35,000 Expert
Testimony provided by Zestar Corporation 19 00:01:35,000 –>00:01:43,000 35% of all Paint
Thickness Measurements were below Ford’s Publicized Total Paint Thickness Standard of 105 microns
20 00:01:44,000 –>00:01:51,000 Anything 10% or greater of all measurements below 105
microns constitute a Factory Paint Defect 21 00:01:51,000 –>00:01:58,000 28 out of
80 measurements were below Ford’s Publicized Total Paint Thickness Standard of 105 microns
22 00:01:59,000 –>00:02:03,000 Paint Defects greater than 10% are not to be released from
the factory 23 00:02:03,000 –>00:02:05,000 Ford and the Dealership appeared in Court
24 00:02:07,000 –>00:02:10,000 The Court awarded in the Vehicle Owner’s Favor 25 00:02:12,000
–>00:02:16,000 The owner received payment of $3208 from Ford 26 00:02:18,000 –>00:02:23,000
The owner did not use a law firm, rather the owner represented himself 27 00:02:25,000
–>00:02:31,000 Owners have won around the country on paint peeling and galvanic corrosion
issues on vehicles outside of their warranty period 28 00:02:32,000 –>00:02:36,000 Taurus
started to peel 13 years after it was purchased 29 00:02:36,000 –>00:02:43,000 California
Owner won $3208 on a15 year old Taurus that was outside its warranty period 30 00:02:44,000
–>00:02:50,000 Contact Zestar Corporation on the Cookie Cutter Process that has helped
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