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Volkswagen Owners Want Payback

  • Many paid $7,000 more for diesel models now shown to pollute
  • Automakers have compensated motorists in earlier EPA cases
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Can VW Win Back Trust After Admitting Diesel Dupes?

John Decker bought his 2013 Volkswagen Jetta diesel thinking he was doing his part to improve the environment and reduce his carbon footprint.

Now that the German automaker has admitted its claims about the model’s performance were false, he just wants the company to buy it back from him.