Recall roundup: More than 650,000 GM vehicles – number reaches almost 5m image

General Motors has announced a recall for more than 650,000 SUVs, trucks and Cruzes for ill-fitting transmission oil cooling lines and right front axle half shaft, which can fail.

The hits keep on coming for the North American based automotive giant, General Motors, which has announced another recall, affecting nearly half a million of full-size trucks and SUVs, this time. The models in question are also joined by the Chevrolet Cruze models which have a problem with the right front axle half shaft that is the subject to failure. The GM trucks and SUVs have ill-fitting transmission oil cooling lines.

General Motors said that this new recall is affecting the 2014 Chevrolet Silverado, the 2014 GMC Sierra, the 2015 Chevrolet Tahoe, the 2015 Chevrolet Suburban and the GMC Yukon. A total of 490,000 units of these SUVs and trucks are affected by this recall, along with 170,000 units of the 2013 and 2014 Chevrolet Cruze models, which have been equipped with the 1.4 liter turbo four-cylinder engine. The car manufacturer’s recall is now reaching almost 5 million vehicles in the past month which has to be an all time record, after the ignition switch recall has been expanded.