GM Issues Six New Safety Recalls For 7.6 Million Vehicles

By Ian Hoover- 21Alive

GM Issues Six New Safety Recalls For 7.6 Million Vehicles

June 30, 2014 Updated Jun 30, 2014 at 3:42 PM EDT

DETROIT, Mich. (21Alive) -- General Motors has announced six new safety recalls affecting 7.6 million vehicles from model years of 1997 through 2014.

The issue stems with the continued discovery of faulty ignition switches where the switch inadvertently rotates into the off position.

In a statement released by GM, CEO Mary Barr said : “Our customers deserve more than we delivered in these vehicles. That has hardened my resolve to set a new industry standard for vehicle safety, quality and excellence.”




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