Mercedes Hit With Shattering-Sunroof Class Action

Law360 (April 6, 2018, 9:10 PM EDT) -- Mercedes-Benz is the latest carmaker to face class claims of shattering sunroofs, after a California driver filed suit Friday in state court saying that the company knows of the problem but hasn't seen fit to warn drivers.

Giorgio Enea, a JetBlue pilot who lives in Alameda County, says an incident in which the panoramic sunroof on his GLA SUV shattered is emblematic of a problem that has faced an entire class of Mercedes drivers in California.

"Multiple Mercedes Benz drivers have complained that their sunroofs exploded, shattered, and/or cracked without warning," Enea said. "The shattering of the sunroofs often occurs while...

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