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Ignition Switch Problems Spread to Jeep

After recalling 696,000 vehicles in June for ignition switch problems, Chrysler has recalled a further 792,000 automobiles in late July 2014. General Motors has similarly recalled an estimated 11.6 million cars for defective ignition switches, which were manufactured by Delphi Automotive. Chrysler has not revealed the identity of the manufacturer of the flawed ignition components […]

GM Airbag Defects Related to Faulty Ignition Switch?

A Siemens VDO Automotive report, recently released by a congressional committee responsible for the investigation of General Motors and the firm’s ongoing vehicle component problems, may suggest a link between the faulty ignition switches and airbag defects — both currently affecting a variety of the corporation’s automobile models. While the Siemens analysis did not explicitly establish […]

Lawsuit filed over ignition recall

The first of what will likely be many lawsuits have been filed against General Motors after the car company announced its recent recall impacting more than 1.6 million vehicles. The proposed class action lawsuit does not revolve around personal injury claims or wrongful death, but instead deals with customers who say their cars lost value because of the defects that led to the recall.