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Breaking: GM Has Ignored Proposed Ignition Switch Fix in 2005 Due to High Costs


According to new documents from the US congressional investigators, GM refused a proposed fix of the ignition switches in the Chevrolet Cobalt back in 2005 due to high piece and tooling prices. In 2005 a project engineering manager proposed GM  a fix of the ignition switches in the Chevrolet Cobalt in 2005, but the automaker refused due to high costs this ...
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Research: Mercedes-Benz the Automaker With the Fewest Vehicle Recalls in the US
According to a recent study on safety recalls in the US, German automaker Mercedes-Benz has recalled the fewest vehicles among all car makers. US automaker General Motors, which is currently involved ...
Barclays Analyst Says GM to Pay More Than $2 Billion Settlement for Recalls
Barclays analyst Brian Johnson believes that US automaker General Motors will ultimately go for a settlement fund of between $1-$1.5 billion for the customers affected by the recalls. Brian Johnson released ...
National Highway Traffic Safety Administration Has Only 51 People to Track 250M Vehicles
The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration has had its staff reduced by one-fifth and its budget stagnates for more than 10 years when the Congress decided to strengthen it. Although no ...
Impact: 3.5 million defective cars were sold online in 2013
Bad news for those who are buying cars online - in the United States! According to a report from Carfax.com, a company that supplies vehicle history reports – last year, about ...
Prius recalls see Toyota still flawed?
Although Toyota is the world’s largest automaker and sits on forecasted record surging profit, it is also plagued with many recalls – a flaw or just its aim to stop ...
NHTSA Closes Investigations Into Ford and Chrysler Recalls
The US safety regulators closed two probes into Ford and Chrysler’s vehicles which were recalled this year to fix glitches. The NHTSA announced it has closed the investigations on Ford and ...
Japan Government Urges Mitsubishi to Speed Up Recalls
Japan’s transport ministry advised Mitsubishi to speed up the recalls, the same day the automaker made another recall. Japan’s transport ministry said that Mitsubishi delayed recalls for two years as it ...
Toyota to Pay Additional $29M For Safety Recalls Suit
Toyota announced it will pay $29 million to American Samoa and 29 states to settle the safety recalls suit. In 2010 Toyota was sued by State attorneys after the automaker recalled ...
Mitsubishi recalls 14,700 EVs due to brake problem
Mitsubishi Motors Corporation announced it would recall about 14,700 electric vehicles worldwide due to a brake problem specific to electric cars. The recall is one of the biggest callbacks involving the ...

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