The recall is General Motors’ 29th this year, bringing the total number of recalled GM vehicles in the U.S. to around 13.8 million.
General Motors added five recalls to its growing list Thursday, pushing its total number of recalled vehicles to more than 11 million this year.
The switches, located on the driver-side door, can short circuit due to moisture from rain, snow or when the car is washed
It’s a win for General Motors.
General Motors says it has known about the problem, which has led to 28 crashes and four injuries, for at least a year.
General Motors is recalling 51,640 SUVs because the fuel gauges may show inaccurate readings.
Toyota Motor Corp. said Wednesday it’s recalling 6.39 million vehicles globally for various safety defects.
Chrysler is recalling nearly 870,000 SUVs because corrosion may make the vehicles’ brakes harder to use.
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.
It’s the company’s second recall to fix air bags that may not inflate in a crash.