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New recall affects 3 million General Motors cars

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New recall affects 3 million General Motors cars

General Motors has issued yet another recall which is affecting 3 million of its cars because of the same ignition switches and for other problems.

There isn’t much to say anymore about General Motors and its massive recalls announced this year and just when we thought that they are finally over, the North American based automotive giant is announcing yet another one, which is affecting 3 million cars. According to the car manufacturer, the recall was issued because of the same ignition switch problem which can be kicked out of the run position if they are carrying an extra weight, increasing the risk of a crash and injury.

In an official statement, General Motors has announced that 8 crashes and 6 injuries have been reported. The new recall is affecting the 2000 – 2005 Cadillac Deville, the 2004 – 2005 Buick Regal LS and GS, the 2004 – 2011 Cadillac DTS, the 2006 – 2008 Chevrolet Monte Carlo, 2005 – 2009 Buick Lacrosse, the 2006 – 2011 Buick Lucerne and the 2006 – 2014 Chevrolet Impala. Another recall is affecting the Chevrolet and GMC heavy duty pickups because of the power steering pump, the Cadillac CTS has a problem with its airbags, the Corvette Stingray will get a new side airbag and the GMC Sierra and Chevy Silverado has an issue with its vinyl floor mats.

by Cristian Gnaticov (my Google+) - Tuesday, June 17th, 2014 - filed under Buick, Cadillac, Chevrolet, General Motors, News, Safety, Sticky news. Image credit: .
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