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The General Motors world headquarters is seen in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Bill Pugliano/Getty Images)

GM Creates New Post To Spearhead Safety Issues

General Motors has named a 40-year engineer as its new safety chief, placing a single person in charge of recalls and other safety issues as it deals with a huge compact car recall that has damaged the company’s reputation.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/18/2014

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Honda Recalls Odyssey Minivans Over Fuel Leaks

Honda Motor Co. is recalling 886,815 Odyssey minivans in the U.S. because a fuel pump cover can deteriorate and cause a fuel leak.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/15/2014

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Chrysler Recalls 49,000 Dodge Chargers To Fix Headlights

Chrysler is recalling more than 49,000 Dodge Charger muscle cars because a connector can overheat and knock out low-beam headlights.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/13/2014

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US House Committee Investigating GM Recall

A congressional committee is investigating the way General Motors and a federal safety agency handled a deadly ignition switch problem in compact cars.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/11/2014

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US Agency Demands Recall Data From General Motors

The documents apparently show that GM knew about a dangerous ignition problem that has been linked to 13 car-crash deaths, but didn’t act.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/06/2014

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US Safety Agency To Probe GM Recall Response

The U.S. government’s auto safety watchdog is investigating whether General Motors acted quickly enough to recall 1.6 million older-model small cars in a case linked to 13 deaths.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/27/2014

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GM Recalls Nearly 780,000 Compact Cars

The recall affects Chevrolet Cobalts and Pontiac G5s from the 2005 through 2007 model years.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/13/2014

Ford Recalls 27,933 Edge Crossovers

Ford Motor Co. is recalling 27,933 Edge crossovers in the U.S. because a damper in the fuel line could crack and cause fuel leaks.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/16/2014

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Ford Recalls Escapes Again For Oil, Fuel Leaks

Ford is recalling the Escape small SUV to fix oil and fuel leaks that can cause fires.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/26/2013

Ford Recalls Ambulances Because Engines Can Stop

Ford says a faulty exhaust gas temperature sensor can cause the engines to stop and not be restarted for at least an hour.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/01/2013

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