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Recall roundup: Chevrolet Malibu and Buick LaCrosse

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Recall roundup: Chevrolet Malibu and Buick LaCrosse

General Motors has announced yet another recall, this time for the Chevrolet Malibu and for the Buick LaCrosse, because of a problem with their braking system.

Things are not going too good these days for General Motors as the North American based automotive giant is announcing yet one more recall, this time for the Chevrolet Malibu and for the Buick LaCrosse. This is the fifth recall announced by GM over the past two weeks, without mentioning the massive ignition switch problem from earlier this year. According to the car manufacturer, the two models mentioned above have a problem with their braking system.

A total of 8,208 units of the Chevrolet Malibu and the Buick LaCrosse sedans will be affected by this recall. The announcement has been made because of the rear brake rotors which may have accidentally installed in the front brake assembly. This could affect stopping performance, increasing the risk of a crash. Out of the 8,208 vehicles, approximately 1,700 have been sold to customers. All of them are from the 2014 model year. The necessary repairs / replacements will be made free of charge and owners will be notified soon. For more details you should contact your local Chevy / Buick dealership.

by Cristian Gnaticov (my Google+) - Friday, May 9th, 2014 - filed under Buick, Chevrolet, General Motors, News, Safety. Image credit: .
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