The company said Wednesday that it was “renotifying” owners of some vehicles involved in a 2013 safety recall of 2.14 million vehicles.
“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 …”
GM has now recalled more than 11 million vehicles this year. Will take $200 million charge against second quarter earnings.
WWJ AutoBeat Reporter Jeff Gilbert finds getting a phone repaired can consume more time and effort than getting your car fixed.
General Motors’ recall issues are taking the spotlight on Capitol Hill.
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.
The products were sold at Whole Foods, Target, Costco, ALDI, Wal-Mart and other popular stores.
The government is investigating whether General Motors should recall the Saturn Ion compact car for the same steering defect that affected the Chevy Cobalt.
Toy manufacturer Ganz has recalled three styles of Grumpy Cat stuffed animals.
A popular candy maker has announced a voluntary recall.