Monday, January 12, 2015 - 18:16

On March 10, 2010, Brooke Melton was driving her 2005 Chevrolet Cobalt in Paulding County, Ga., when the car’s engine suddenly shut off. Melton lost control of the vehicle, which veered into oncoming traffic and collided with another car. The crash killed Melton on her 29th birthday.

Monday, February 11, 2013 - 11:26

 In 2009, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration announced that General Motor Corps. and Pontiac were recalling approximately 8,012 G6 vehicles because of a manufacturing defect that was affecting brake lights. GM officials claimed at the time that corroded wiring connectors were responsible for G6 brake lights either illuminating when the brake pedals weren’t depressed or not illuminating when they were depressed.

Friday, February 1, 2013 - 11:43

 Last October, General Motors LLC announced the recall of approximately 2,949 vehicles because of a manufacturing defect with the shorting bar in the front driver’s side airbag. Basically, the recall report stated that the shorting bar could accidentally touch the airbag terminals, which would stop the airbag from deploying in the event of an accident.

Friday, September 21, 2012 - 15:47

Due in part to four reports of accidents, General Motors has announced the recall of more than 426,000 vehicles this week with the concern that a manufacturing defect could lead to even more crashes.

Monday, August 27, 2012 - 16:24

 Since 2002, General Motors has sold the Chevrolet Aveo globally under a variety names, supported by several sub-manufacturers, as the subcompact car has long served as GM’s answer to the popular subcompact models of its competitors, such as the Ford Fiesta, Ford Focus, Honda Fit, Toyota Yaris, and Hyundai Accent. Sold in most countries as the Aveo, this vehicle is also known in Canada as the Suzuki Swift, while it is sold in North America and other various countries as the Chevy Sonic.

Monday, August 20, 2012 - 15:18

General Motors (GM) is recalling 258,000 vehicles in the United States and Canada due to electrical malfunctioning that could pose a fire hazard. The affected vehicles include the Buick Rainier, Chevrolet Trailblazer, GMC Envoy, Isuzu Ascender, and SAAB 9-7x model years 2006-2007. Specifically, the 2006 Chevrolet Trailblazer EXT and GMC Envoy XL are also included.

Monday, July 9, 2012 - 11:04

A statement released by General Motors details the recent recall of the Chevy Cruze: “General Motors will recall 413,418 Chevrolet Cruzes in the United States for the 2011 and 2012 model years to modify the engine shield under the vehicle.

Tuesday, January 10, 2012 - 08:53

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration recently reported on the status of a “safety defect investigation into the potential risk of fire in Chevy Volts.” According to the Associated Press, General Motors will request about 8,000 Volt owners return their vehicles to dealers in order to make “structural modifications” which will strengthen the area around batter

Thursday, June 17, 2010 - 13:03

GM notified owners of this recall on September 1, 2009. They recalled 1,880 Chevrolet T-Series and Kodiak vehicles. Also included in this recall were H-Series and F-Series Isuzu vehicles and T-Series and Topkick GMC vehicles.

It was determined that the air brake system could malfunction. The air pressure was not high enough for the air brakes to function properly. If the driver ignored this warning and continued driving it, the parking brakes could engage automatically, disabling the vehicle.

Wednesday, June 16, 2010 - 16:00

General Motors recalled about 1,500 of its 2007 Chevrolet Aveo sedan cars in the United Arab Emirates due to a defect in the fuel line that could potentially cause the vehicle to go in flames in the event of a crash.

The recall decision was confirmed by the local agent of General Motors Company in the UAE, GM Overseas Distribution Corp and the announcement was made by UAE’s Director of the Ministry of Economy’s Consumer Protection Unit, Dr Hashim Al Nuaimi.