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GM recall 'linked' to 303 deaths
GM has recalled nearly 1.6 million vehicles over faulty ignition switches which could turn off the engine, disabling the airbags.
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Wed Mar 12, 2014
GM offers recall owners free loaner, $500 off new car
General Motors is allowing dealers to offer free loaner cars to worried owners of the vehicles being recalled for a faulty ignition switch that can cause the engine to shut down and disable safety systems, The GM recall for faulty ignition switches that can shut off the engine and disable safety systems includes the Chevrolet Cobalt and HHR , ... (more)
GM to offer owners of recalled vehicles $500 off new purchase
General Motors Co. has told dealers it will not repurchase any of the 1.37 million vehicles recalled in the U.S. linked to a faulty ignition switch but will offer owners of those vehicles $500 off the purchase of a new GM vehicle.
Tue Mar 11, 2014
General Motors recall to come under congressional committee's scrutiny
The 2006 Pontiac Solstice is shown in this undated photo. Solstices from that year are among the cars General Motors has added to a recall over faulty ignition switches.
Mon Mar 10, 2014
GM Manager Cindy Svestka Honored with the SAE International J. Cordell Breed Award for Women Leaders
Cindy Svestka, Engineering Group Manager for GM Powertrain's North American Gas Engine Diagnostics and Evaporative Emissions Group, will be honored with the J. Cordell Breed Award for Women Leaders during the SAE 2014 World Congress.
Sat Mar 08, 2014
Report: US Agency Ignored Complaints About GM Ignition Problems
Federal regulators refused to investigate the faulty ignition problems of General Motors cars - even after receiving more than 260 complaints about them leading to cars shutting off unexpectedly over the past 11 years, The New York Times reports .
Fri Mar 07, 2014
Super Chevy Magazine
Shafiroff Racing's 509 Engine Build
What is old is new again-isn't that how the old clichA© goes? It applies to so much in our hobby, and one old item that is new again is the W-series engine.
Tue Mar 04, 2014
GM Ceo starts review of recall procedures
THE new chief executive of General Motors is reassuring employees after an embarrassing recall of 1.6 million small cars, telling them that an internal review will bring improvements and prevent similar problems from occurring in the future.
Mon Mar 03, 2014
Slow Recall of GM Vehicles has NHTSA Investigating
General Motors Co. is being investigated by the National Highway Safety Administration into why the company took so long to recall more than 1.6 million vehicles after learning that ignition switches were faulty and causing fatal accidents.
Thu Feb 27, 2014
General Motors Involved In Federal Investigation For Recalls
Earlier this week General Motors doubled the number of older cars it's recalling because of deadly accidents.
Wed Feb 26, 2014
Car & Driver
GM Knew About Ignition Issues 10 Years Before Issuing Recall
General Motors took nearly a decade to investigate problems and deadly crashes associated with faulty switches in several of its compact cars, according to the company's own filings with the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration.
Tue Feb 25, 2014
GM expands ignition switch recall to over 1.3 million cars amid climbing death toll
General Motors has announced a massive expansion of a 778,000-unit recall we told you about two weeks ago , doubling not only the total number of cars affected but expanding the recall beyond Chevrolet Cobalt and Pontiac G5 models previously mentioned.
GM expands ignition switch recall by more than 588,000 vehicles
Dealers will inspect and replace the ignition switch to prevent the unintentional or inadvertent key movement on 1.37 million vehicles, GM said today.