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Safety tip: Check your vehicle for recalled parts

Though General Motors has been at the center of a well-publicized recall of 2.6 million small cars this year, many drivers remain either apathetic or uninformed that they may be driving a car with recalled […]

04/04/2014

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The CEO of General Motors heads back to Capitol Hill

The CEO of General Motors heads back to Capitol Hill today to answer more questions about an ignition switch problem in some of its small cars that’s being linked to at least 13 deaths. Today’s […]

04/02/2014

General Motors CEO Mary Barra pauses as she testifies on Capitol Hill in Washington, Tuesday, April 1, 2014, before the House Energy and Commerce subcommittee on Oversight and Investigation. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)

Congress demands answers on delay in GM recall

WASHINGTON (AP) — The piece needed to fix a defective ignition switch linked to 13 traffic deaths would have cost just 57 cents, according to documents submitted by General Motors to lawmakers investigating why the […]

04/01/2014

This combination of undated family photos shows, from left, Amber Marie Rose,  Natasha Weigel, and Amy Rademaker. All three were killed in deadly car crashes involving GM's Cobalt during 2005-2006. (AP Photo)

GM recall: Many victims were young drivers

DETROIT (AP) — As the deaths are tallied from General Motors’ delayed recall of compact cars, one thing is becoming clear: Of those killed, the majority were young. In a way, this isn’t surprising. Low-priced […]

03/31/2014

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GM recalls 1.5 million cars for steering defect

DETROIT (AP) — General Motors Co. said Monday it is recalling 1.5 million vehicles worldwide because the electronic power-steering assist can suddenly stop working, making them harder to steer. The new recall brings to 6.3 […]

03/31/2014

General Motors CEO Mary Barra. (AP Photo/Carlos Osorio, File)

GM’s Barra apologizes for deaths tied to recalled cars

DETROIT (AP) — The top executive of General Motors apologized for deaths linked to the delayed recall of 1.6 million small cars, saying the company took too long to tell owners to bring the cars […]

03/18/2014

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GM recalls 1.18 million SUVs for air bag problem

DETROIT (AP) — General Motors is recalling more than 1.5 million vehicles, including SUVs, vans and Cadillacs, for defective air bags and other problems. The new recalls come as GM faces multiple investigations over its […]

03/17/2014

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GM adds 842,000 vehicles to ignition switch recall

DETROIT (AP) — General Motors on Tuesday doubled to 1.6 million the number of small cars it is recalling to fix faulty ignition switches linked to multiple fatal crashes. Just two weeks ago, GM announced […]

02/25/2014

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GM adds 588,000 vehicles to ignition switch recall

DETROIT (AP) — General Motors is adding more than 588,000 vehicles to a recall to fix ignition switches that can shut off engines and cause crashes. The company says it’s adding Saturn Ion compacts from […]

02/25/2014

GM recalls big vans to fix possible fuel leaks

(AP) – General Motors is recalling more than 10,000 full-size vans in the U.S. and Canada because the fuel filler pipes can rust, leak and cause fires. The recall affects Chevrolet Express and GMC Savanna […]

08/14/2012