Make a Mercedes diesel fraud claim - CEL Solicitors

CEL Solicitors are currently pursuing Mercedes as part of a group action. Mercedes are currently under investigation for diesel fraud given the allegation they installed cheat devices to their cars and vans to make it seem as though the vehicles had lower emissions.

What is wrong with Mercedes vehicles?

In 2018, the German Federal Motor Transport Authority forced a worldwide recall of 774,000 Mercedes vehicles alleged to have had these devices fitted to them. Mercedes in under threat of fine from the German government and the Environmental Protection Agency in the US is also investigating.

Mercedes car on street


These cheat devices affect your fuel bills and maintenance costs, impact the performance of your vehicle and even impact your health due to an increased emission of nitrogen dioxide.

Can I make a diesel fraud claim?

If you bought or leased a Mercedes van or car that was first registered between September 2009 and 2019, then you could be eligible for significant compensation.

If you’re unsure if you’re eligible, we can help. We can offer you free advice, whether we take on your claim or not, so if you’re unsure if you’re eligible to make a housing disrepair claim, then call us on 0808 273 0900.

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