04 Apr General Motors Recalls Vehicles for Faulty Ignition Switch
General Motors began recalls of 1.6 million vehicles due to faulty ignition switches. The GM recalls involves (all models GM no longer makes) the 2005 to 2007 Chevrolet Cobalt, 2006-2007 Chevy HHR, 2003-2007 Saturn Ion, 2006-2007 Pontiac Solstice, 2007 Saturn Sky, 2007 Pontiac G5. The faulty switch can make the engine stall and kills the electrical power, disabling the air bags.
GM’s CEO has admitted that the faulty ignition switch has led to 12 deaths and 31 frontal crashes nationwide. Sadly, GM new of the problem for over a decade but failed to issue the recall until recently. A class action has been instituted against GM for these problems. If you or someone you know has one of these vehicles and suffered injuries, Contact us immediately. If you own one of these vehicles but have been fortunate not to get injured, still take the vehicle to an authorized GM mechanic to determine if your vehicle should be recalled.