GMs initial response to the safety concerns associated with the ignition switch
defect was frankly disgraceful.
Auto Business News-October 20, 2017--General Motors to pay USD120m to settle claims in ignition switch
Upon inspection, it was found that the ignition switch
cups were severely worn, and the contact points were burned.
The police recovered from the men an improvised explosive device, rolls of trip wire, ignition switch
, an automatic pistol, rifle grenades, assorted ammunition and mobile telephones.
There will be a lot on the line for General Motors today when lawyers for plaintiff Robert Scheuer try to prove the car crash that sent him to surgery was caused by a defective ignition switch
that prevented air bags from deploying.
The lawyers representing the plaintiffs in suits against GM claim that the company conspired with an outside law firm and a claims manager in order to conceal the ignition switch
has settled a civil lawsuit against the automaker, ending litigation that helped bring to light the company's decade-long delay in recalling millions of defective vehicles.
On Thursday, Fiat Chrysler Automobiles recalled about 350,000 Chrysler, Jeep and Dodge vehicles around the world to repair a faulty ignition switch
that in some cases could cut power to the vehicle's air bags, steering and the engine.
A company-funded investigation of the ignition switch
problems by former U.
The faulty ignition switch
that has forced General Motors to recall another 3.
Also complicating the ignition switch
recall was a separate ignition lock cylinder recall affecting the same vehicles.
TEHRAN (FNA)- General Motors recalled over 500,000 Camaros - every one built since the make was relaunched in 2010 - due to an ignition switch