GM Recalls Another 8.2 Million Vehicles; GM up to 29 Million Vehicles Recalled This Year

The epidemic continues. Today is July 1, 2014.  GM has recalled 29 million vehicles in a period of six months in 2014.  Last year alone, all car manufacturers recalled approximately 22 million vehicles total.  GM has surpassed that number in just half a year. On Monday, June 30, GM recalled another 8.2 million vehicles stemming [...]

July 1st, 2014|Automobile Defects|Comments Off on GM Recalls Another 8.2 Million Vehicles; GM up to 29 Million Vehicles Recalled This Year

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