NHTSA to Investigate GM Over Ignition Switch Defect

2005 Saturn Ion On February 10, 2014, GM announced a recall of 619,122 2005-2007 Chevrolet Cobalt and 2007 Pontiac G5 vehicles due to faulty ignition switches that could switch off.  It had been reported at that time that at least six people died because of this defect. Now, GM has recalled an additional [...]

February 28th, 2014|Automobile Defects|0 Comments

GM Recalls 619,122 Older Pontiac G5 and Chevrolet Cobalt Models due to Ignition Switch Defect

2006 Chevrolet Cobalt GM will recall 619,122 vehicles due to an ignition switch defect.  The vehicles affected by this recall are the 2005-2007 Chevrolet Cobalt and 2007 Pontiac G5 vehicles.  The issue is that the ignition switch torque performance is not up to specification.  A heavy key ring or a “jarring event” such [...]

February 19th, 2014|Automobile Defects|0 Comments