Manual Steering Columns – Sotos Class Actions
Auto Parts Class Action

Manual Steering Columns

This class action alleges that the defendants unlawfully conspired to rig bids for and artificially inflate the prices of Manual Steering Columns used in Automobiles and other light-duty Vehicles and sold to dealers and consumers across Canada from September 1, 2007 to October 1, 2012.

The steering column is a shaft on which an Automotive Vehicle’s steering wheel is mounted and by which it is connected with the steering gears.


  • September 21, 2018– the action was discontinued on a without costs and without prejudice basis as against the defendants, Robert Bosch GmbH, Robert Bosch LLC, Robert Bosch Inc. and Robert Bosch Automotive Steering GmbH.

Orders and Decisions

Order Re discontinuance as against Bosch Parties dated September 21, 2018

Notices to the Class

Notice of Hearing – April 2021 (EN, FR)