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GM tells vehicle owners to remove key fob, extra items from key rings

General Motors, LLC, is telling owners of 6.7 million of its vehicles to remove all items from their key rings, including the key fob, leaving only the ignition key. This, as the company recalls certain model year 2000-05 Chevrolet Impala … Continue reading

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GM issues thousands of recalls of newer vehicles due to safety concerns

General Motors is recalling several Buick and Chevrolet vehicle models for airbag, door chime and transmission safety concerns. Here they are: 2014-15 Chevy Silverado & GMC Sierra, and 2015 Chevy Tahoe & Suburban No. recalled: 57,512 Reason: If the radio stops working, … Continue reading

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GM recalls 1.3 million Buick Enclave, Chevy Enclave, GMC Acadia, Saturn Outlook vehicles

General Motors LLC is recalling 1,339,35510 Saturn Outlook vehicles because the flexible steel cable connecting the seatbelt to the front outboard seating positions may fatigue and separate over time. If this happens, the seatbelt may fail, increasing the risk of injury to … Continue reading

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GM recalls 2.4 million vehicles

General Motors LLC is recalling 2,440,524 vehicles because of voltage fluctuations in the brake apply sensor caused by added resistance in the body control module. GM will notify owners, and dealers will make the fix free of charge. A notification … Continue reading

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GM recalls 2 million vehicles due to power train, steering issues

Power train and steering issues are behind General Motors’ recall of 2 million vehicles. Here are the details: Steering recall Affected vehicle models: Certain model year 2004-06 and 2008-09 Chevrolet Malibu; 2004-06 Malibu Maxx; 2009-10 HHR non-turbo; 2010 Cobalt; 2008-09 … Continue reading

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Air bag, seat belt issues behind big recalls by GM, Nissan

Two huge passenger safety-related recalls have been announced by General Motors and Nissan. Here’s the breakdown: Company: General Motors No. of vehicles recalled: 2,190,934 Models Recalled: On Feb. 10, GM announced the recall of 619,122 model year 2005-2007 Chevrolet Cobalt, and … Continue reading

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GM recalls 1.2 million vehicles because seat belts, side impact air bags may fail

Fear that seat belt pretensioners and side impact air bags may fail during a traffic collisions, General Motors is recalling 1, 176,407 certain model year 2008-13 Buick Enclave and GMC Acadia, as well as the 2009-13 Chevrolet Traverse and 2008-10 … Continue reading

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Toyota recalls 1 million vehicles due to airbag, windshield wiper problems

Toyota is recalling 887,709 vehicles because of an airbag malfunction and another 267,718 Lexus automobiles because the windshield wipers may stop working. Certain model year 2003-04 Corolla, Corolla Matrix and Pontiac Vibe vehicles are being recalled because a heat build-up … Continue reading

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Transmission problem behind recall of 980 GM vehicles

General Motors is recalling 980 model year 2013 Chevrolet Express and GMC Savana vehicles because it is possible to remove the ignition key when the vehicle is running and the transmission is not in park. This can allow the vehicle … Continue reading

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Subaru, GM issue recalls impacting more than 700K vehicles

Subaru is recalling 633,842 vehicles because accessory puddle lights that brighten the area under the doors may short circuit when exposed to moisture. The heat generated could then melt the plastic and cause smoke or fire.     The vehicles … Continue reading

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