Here, a Volkswagen TDI sits beneath a vibrant blue sky as the owner (not pictured) sings along to Kool & The Gang’s “Celebration” in response to today’s Dieselgate settlement announcement.

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At long last, the day of the Volkswagen Dieselgate settlement is upon us. The California court has finally announced a compensation guide for the owners of affected Dieselgate Volkswagen TDI models. Beginning July 26th, the registration period will open and allow owners/lessees the opportunity to plug in their VIN number and vehicle details and, presumably, receive an estimate of their compensation and further instructions on how to proceed in returning their vehicle.

The compensation guidelines for owners are: the “Vehicle Value” + “Owner Restitution”. The restitution will be calculated as 20% of the vehicle base value + $2,986.73, with the minimum restitution set to $5,100. The “vehicle value” is based on the NADA Clean Trade-In estimated value as of September 18th, 2015. The chart below shows a “Buyback” amount, the total combined amount you would receive- the vehicle value as of September 2015 and a compensation amount detailed above.

Lessees of vehicles will receive approximately half the compensation amount compared to owners with the ability to terminate the lease early without a fee.

There is an option outlined for owners choosing to have VW fix the cars in the future, but there is not an approved fix at this time and it is quite possible that one will never be reached. The Approved Emissions Modification is the amount you would receive if you chose this route.

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For complete details and most importantly AN UN-KINJA’ED Settlement Figure Table, visit http://www.cand.uscourts.gov/crb/vwmdl/prop….

Dieselgate Settlement Figures:

Volkswagen Owners

Model YearModel and TrimBuybackApproved Emissions Modification
Option 1:Sell your car back to VW plus a cash payment for a combined total of:Option 2:Keep your car, get a free modification to reduce emissions plus a cash payment of:
2009VW Jetta Sedan TDI$12,475 - $14,025$5,100 - $5,100
VW Jetta SportWagen TDI$13,600 - $15,125$5,100 - $5,100
2010VW Golf Hatchback 2D TDI$15,025 - $16,877$5,100 - $5,302
VW Golf Hatchback 4D TDI$15,500 - $17,447$5,100 - $5,397
VW Jetta Sedan TDI$13,675 - $15,350$5,100 - $5,100
VW Jetta Sedan TDI Cup Street Edition$15,625 - $17,087$5,100 - $5,337
VW Jetta SportWagen TDI$14,775 - $16,607$5,100 - $5,257
2011VW Golf Hatchback 2D TDI$17,657 - $19,817$5,432 - $5,792
VW Golf Hatchback 4D TDI$18,497 - $20,657$5,572 - $5,932
VW Jetta Sedan TDI$16,217 - $18,347$5,192 - $5,547
VW Jetta SportWagen TDI$18,227 - $20,357$5,527 - $5 , 882
2012VW Golf Hatchback 2D TDI$19,457 - $21,707$5,732 - $6,107
VW Golf Hatchback 4D TDI$20,267 - $22,517$5,867 - $6,242
VW Jetta Sedan TDI$18,317 - $20,867$5,542 - $5,967
VW Jetta SportWagen TDI$19,907 - $22,097$5,807 - $6,172
VW Passat Sedan SE TDI$19,007 - $21,467$5,657 - $6,067
VW Passat Sedan SEL TDI$23,267 - $23,387$6,367 - $6,387
2013VW Beetle Coupe TDI$20,627 - $23,447$5,927 - $6,397
VW Beetle Convertible TDI$24,047 - $26,147$6,497 - $6,847
VW Golf Hatchback 2D TDI$20,657 - $23,117$5,932 - $6, 342
VW Golf Hatchback 4D TDI$21,377 - $23,837$6,052 - $6, 462
VW Jetta Sedan TDI$20,777 - $23,897$5,952 - $6,472
VW Jetta SportWagen TDI$23,357 - $25,727$6,382 - $6,777
VW Passat Sedan SE TDI$21,587 - $24,257$6,087 - $6,532
VW Passat Sedan SEL TDI$26,807 - $26,927$6,957 - $6,977
2014VW Beetle Coupe TDI$22,907 - $25,847$6,307 - $6,797
VW Beetle Convertible TDI$27,047 - $29,237$6,997 - $7,362
VW Golf Hatchback 4D TDI$23,957 - $26,177$6,482 - $6,852
VW Jetta Sedan TDI$21,137 - $26,117$6,012 - $6,842
VW Jetta SportWagen TDI$26,657 - $29,117$6,932 - $7,342
VW Passat Sedan SE TDI$26,117 - $28,877$6,842 - $7,302
VW Passat Sedan SEL TDI$28,847 - $28,967$7,297 - $7,317
2015VW Beetle Coupe TDI$24,156 - $31,686$6,515 - $7,770
VW Beetle Convertible TDI$27,937 - $33,835$7,145 - $8,128
VW Golf Hatchback 4D TDI S$21,806 - $26,700$6,123 - $6,939
VW Golf Hatchback 4D TDI SE$24,022 - $29,306$6,493 - $7,373
VW Golf Hatchback 4D TDI SEL$24,022 - $31,728$6,493 - $7,777
VW Golf SportWagen TDI S$24,043 - $28,588$6,496 - $7,254
VW Golf SportWagen TDI SE$26,282 - $30,743$6,869 - $7,613
VW Golf SportWagen TDI SEL$24,022 - $32,876$6,493 - $7,968
VW Jetta Sedan TDI S$21,410 - $24,696$6,057 - $6,605
VW Jetta Sedan TDI SE$22,800 - $26,458$6,289 - $6,899
VW Jetta Sedan TDI SEL$24,809 - $30,149$6,624 - $7,514
VW Passat Sedan TDI SE$28,367 - $31,127$7,217 - $7,677
VW Passat Sedan TDI SEL$32,747 - $32,867

$7,947 - $7,967

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Audi Owners

Model YearModel and TrimBuybackApproved Emissions Modification
Option 1:Sell your car back to VW plus a cash payment for a combined total of:Option 2:Keep your car, get a free modification to reduce emissions plus a cash payment of:
2010Audi A3 TDI Premium$18,947 - $20,627$5,647 - $5,927
Audi A3 TDI Premium Plus$20,627 - $23,267$5,927 - $6,367
2011Audi A3 TDI Premium$21,287 - $23,267$6,037 - $6,367
Audi A3 TDI Premium Plus$23,297 - $26,867$6,372 - $6,967
2012Audi A3 TDI Premium$23,717 - $25,727$6,442 - $6,777
Audi A3 TDI Premium Plus$26,357 - $30,077$6,882 - $7,502
2013Audi A3 TDI Premium$25,517 - $27,647$6,742 - $7,097
Audi A3 TDI Premium Plus$29,357 - $33,287$7,382 - $8,037
2015Audi A3 TDI Premium$31,805 - $39,413$7,790 - $9,058
Audi A3 TDI Premium Plus$34,064 - $43,998$8,166 - $9,822
Audi A3 TDI Prestige$39,076 - $44,176$9,002 - $9,852

Settlement Payments to Lessees

The tables below show the range of possible payment amounts to lessees under the Class Action Settlement. The amount you will be offered depends on your car’s model year, model, trim level, and factory options.

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These tables assume that you had a leased car with VW Credit, Inc. when the emissions accusations became public on September 18, 2015 and that you did not purchase that car on or before June 28, 2016. If you had a leased car with VW Credit, Inc. on September 18, 2015 and purchased that car on or before June 28, 2016, then you are considered an owner and should use the tables on the previous two pages to find your payment range.

Beginning July 26, 2016, you can see the exact Lessee Restitution payment amount for your car by visitingwww.VWCourtSettlement.com and entering your Vehicle Identification Number (VIN) and other required information.

Volkswagen Lessees

Model YearModel and TrimAmount
2011VW Jetta Sedan TDI$2,634 - $2,807
VW Jetta SportWagen TDI$ 2,877 - $2,922
2012VW Golf Hatchback 2D TDI$2,902 - $3,062
VW Golf Hatchback 4D TDI$2,969 - $3,157
VW Jetta Sedan TDI$2,807 - $3,019
VW Jetta SportWagen TDI$2,939 - $3,122
VW Passat Sedan SE TDI$2,864 - $3,069
VW Passat Sedan SEL TDI$3,219 - $3,229
2013VW Beetle Coupe TDI$2,999 - $3,234
VW Beetle Convertible TDI$3,284 - $3,459
VW Golf Hatchback 2D TDI$3,002 - $3,207
VW Golf Hatchback 4D TDI$3,062 - $3,267
VW Jetta Sedan TDI$3,012 - $3,272
VW Jetta SportWagen TDI$3,227 - $3,424
VW Passat Sedan SE TDI$3,079 - $3,302
VW Passat Sedan SEL TDI$3,514 - $3,524
2014VW Beetle Coupe TDI$3,189 - $3,434
VW Beetle Convertible TDI$3,537 - $3,717
VW Golf Hatchback 4D TDI$3,277 - $3,462
VW Jetta Sedan TDI$3,042 - $3,457
VW Jetta SportWagen TDI$3,502 - $3,707
VW Passat Sedan SE TDI$3,457 - $3,687
VW Passat Sedan SEL TDI$3,684 - $3,694
2015VW Beetle Coupe TDI$3,314 - $3,915
VW Beetle Convertible TDI$3,650 - $4,052
VW Golf Hatchback 4D TDI S$3,064 - $3,364
VW Golf Hatchback 4D TDI SE$3,348 - $3,689
VW Golf Hatchback 4D TDI SEL$3,553 - $3,886
VW Golf SportWagen TDI S$3,284 - $3,471
VW Golf SportWagen TDI SE$3,528 - $3,834
VW Golf SportWagen TDI SEL$ 3,713 - $4,008
VW Jetta Sedan TDI S$3,064 - $3,446
VW Jetta Sedan TDI SE$3,239 - $3,468
VW Jetta Sedan TDI SEL$3,406 - $3,755
VW Passat Sedan TDI SE$3,644 - $3,874
VW Passat Sedan TDI SEL$4,009 - $4,019

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Audi Lessees

Model YearModel and TrimAmount
2012Audi A3 TDI Premium$3,287 - $3,344
Audi A3 TDI Premium Plus$3,534 - $3,782
2013Audi A3 TDI Premium$3,439 - $3,519
Audi A3 TDI Premium Plus$3,729 - $4,052
2015Audi A3 TDI Premium$3,931 - $4,616
Audi A3 TDI Premium Plus$4,122 - $4,955
Audi A3 TDI Prestige$4,536 - $4,899