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The General Motors headquarters is seen April 1, 2014 in Detroit, Michigan. General Motors has recalled millions of vehicles in recent months due to a power steering defect and a faulty ignition-switch. (Credit: Joshua Lott/Getty Images)

How GM’s Ignition Switch Redesign Went Wrong

The switches, though, were too loose, touching off events that led to at least 13 deaths, more than 50 crashes and a raft of legal trouble for the Detroit automaker.

CBS Detroit–07/07/2014

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GM Recalls 7.6 Million More Cars Over Ignition Switch Defect

General Motors is recalling at least 7.6 million more vehicles dating back to 1997 to fix faulty ignition switches as the company’s safety crisis continues to grow.

07/02/2014

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GM Recalls 3.2M More US Cars For Ignition Problems

General Motors is recalling 3.2 million more cars in the U.S. because of ignition switch problems.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/16/2014

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Toyota Expands Recall For Air Bag Glitch

The company said Wednesday that it was “renotifying” owners of some vehicles involved in a 2013 safety recall of 2.14 million vehicles.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/11/2014

Pictures of people killed in GM cars with defected key switches, were put of the ledge of the hearing room as General Motors Company CEO Mary Barra (L) answers questions during a House Energy and Commerce Committee hearing on Capitol Hill, on April 1, 2014 in Washington, DC. The committee is hearing testimony on a safety defect that's been linked to at least 13 deaths and has sparked a 2.6 million-vehicle recall. (Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

“A Decision That Would Lead To Catastrophic Results” But Will There Be Legal Consequences For GM?

“A GM engineer chose to use an ignition switch in certain cars that was so far below GM’s own specification that it failed to keep the car powered on …”

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/05/2014

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GM Announces 5 More Recalls — 2.7 Million Cars And Trucks

GM has now recalled more than 11 million vehicles this year. Will take $200 million charge against second quarter earnings.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/15/2014

Jeff Gilbert's "loaner" iPhone (Jeff Gilbert photo)

Car Chronicles Blog: A Tale Of Two Recalls

WWJ AutoBeat Reporter Jeff Gilbert finds getting a phone repaired can consume more time and effort than getting your car fixed.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/30/2014

Mary Barra, CEO of US carmaker General Motors GM arrives for a news conference at the headquarters of the company's German subsidiary Opel in Ruesselsheim, on January 27, 2014. AFP PHOTO / DANIEL ROLAND (Photo credit/ DANIEL ROLAND/AFP/Getty Images)

GM Execs Testify Before Congress About Recall Delays

General Motors’ recall issues are taking the spotlight on Capitol Hill.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/01/2014

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GM Recalls 1.3 Million Vehicles Over Power Steering Issue

GM announced Monday that it will recall more than 1.3 million vehicles in the U.S. that may experience a sudden loss of electric power steering assist.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/31/2014

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Spreads, Salsas, Cheese Products Recalled Due To Possible Listeria Risk

The products were sold at Whole Foods, Target, Costco, ALDI, Wal-Mart and other popular stores.

03/25/2014

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