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 |  Sep 16 2014, 2:24 PM


A new report prepared by the U.S. Energy and Commerce Committee has concluded that NHTSA made “critical mistakes” in the GM ignition switch recall case. 

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 |  Sep 11 2014, 8:45 AM

Acting NHTSA administrator David Friedman explains that General Motors will agree to a record fine of $35 million in civil penalties in Washington

GM has been called dysfunctional by outside investigators over the slew of igntion switch recall, but they are not solely responsible. 

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 |  Jul 22 2014, 4:24 PM


Although it looks like complaint data was handled improperly regarding GM’s ignition switch recall, no employees have been fired or disciplined at the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration.

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 |  Jun 18 2014, 2:09 PM


A new class-action lawsuit has been filed against General Motors alleging that the recent recall crisis has tarnished the brand’s reputation enough to degrade the value of all new GM vehicles. 

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 |  Jun 16 2014, 4:39 PM


General Motors is recalling another bevy of vehicles, totaling 3.2 million, because the key can inadvertently slip out of the ‘run’ position.

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 |  Jun 09 2014, 2:28 PM

GM Bondholders

GM is facing lawsuits over the damaged value of cars with faulty ignition switches, and today a federal judicial panel ruled that they will be heard in Manhattan.

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 |  Jun 06 2014, 11:47 AM


General Motors released the results of an internal investigation into its recall practices yesterday shortly after ending a press conference where reporters were told to refer to the yet-unreleased report. This is why.

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 |  Jun 05 2014, 10:19 AM


Results from an internal investigation looking into the untimely ignition switch recall at GM have been released, finding that incompetence and misdiagnosis, not a conspiracy, were the root causes.

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 |  Jun 04 2014, 2:51 PM

Barra Receives Michigan Women's Foundation Award

The results from an internal investigation looking into the untimely recall of General Motors vehicles with faulty ignition switches will be released Thursday according to the company. 

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 |  Mar 31 2014, 4:55 PM

GM Recalls Older Models To Fix Power Steering

As if fire risks and faulty ignition switches weren’t enough, General Motors is now calling back more cars for a completely separate issue. 

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 |  Mar 17 2014, 12:45 PM

2013 Chevrolet Traverse LTZ

General Motors is currently dealing with internal and independent reviews of its recall procedures, and it seems that all the attention has dug up a few more issues.  Continue Reading…

 |  Mar 12 2014, 3:16 PM


GM plans to offer $500 cash discounts off of a new car purchase to anyone who owns a vehicle which is affected by the brand’s ignition switch recall. 

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 |  Mar 05 2014, 3:05 PM


The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) has sent General Motors a 27-page letter containing 107 questions requesting information to further its inquest on whether or not GM waited too long to recall 1.6 million vehicles.  

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