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Family Angry GM Isn't Counting Their Daughter As One Of The Recall Victims

Girl died in the backseat of a Chevrolet Cobalt that crashed in 2006

Natasha Weigel was in the backseat of a Chevrolet Cobalt that crashed in 2006, and she tragically died of her injuries. One of the front passengers was also killed in the crash. However, GM's data only lists the front occupant among those killed in connection with the faulty switches, not Weigel.

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Family angry GM isn't counting their daughter as one of the recall victims

At this point anyone with even a passing knowledge of the General Motors ignition switch recall knows that the official number of deaths recognized by the automaker itself caused by the faulty part currently stands at 13 people. That figure is still under much debate, though. Reuters claims that it could be as high as 74 people, ci

US Senator: General Motors Has Yet To 'Come Clean'

Critical questions weren't answered in Valukas report, Blumenthal says

A US Senator said General Motors' much-anticipated internal report on the circumstances that led to a deadly flaw going unfixed for more than a decade, amounts to a whitewashing of the problem.

GM Expected To Release Multiple Employees Over Ignition Switch Recall

Automaker continues to deal with fallout over delayed recall

General Motors is set to hold a major briefing on the results of its internal probe into the ignition switch debacle this morning, with early reports claiming that multiple employees could be terminated due to their role in the recall.

Recalls Don't Dent General Motors' Sales Figures

Sales at the Detroit-based automaker have increased three percent in 2014

GM's recent spat of recalls have dented profits, but they haven't dampened America's enthusiasm for GM-made vehicles.

GM Apologizes For Sending Recall Notifications To Crash Victims Families

The automaker apologized to grieving family members

General Motors apologized Tuesday to the families of accident victims who received recall notices on the cars that killed their loved ones.

GM Recalls 1.5 Million Cars For Steering Defect

Costs to GM may total $750 million in the first quarter

General Motors Co. said Monday it is recalling 1.5 million vehicles worldwide because the electronic power-steering assist can suddenly stop working, making them harder to steer.

Two More Recalls Push GM Total To 4.8 Million In A Month

GM announced it would recall 490,000 late-model pickup trucks and SUVs

General Motors announced two more recalls late Friday, bringing to 4.8 million the number of cars, trucks and SUVs the automaker has called back for repairs in the past month.

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GM ignition recall customers offered free rental cars with insurance

General Motors is gearing up to begin recalling 1.6-million cars for faulty ignition switches, and in preparation, it has struck deals with rental car agencies Enterprise, Avis and Hertz to reserve thousands of loaner vehicles to serve affected customers. The company has even dropped its polic

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Lawsuits contend GM hasn't recalled all defective Cobalts

General Motors is facing additional lawsuits in California and Alabama relating to the faulty ignition switches that have forced it to recall some 1.6 million Chevrolet, Pontiac and Saturn vehicles. These suits are a bit different than GM's other legal issue

303 Deaths Tied To Airbag Non-Deployment In 2 General Motors' Cars

Airbags may not deploy because of ignition-switch defect at heart of big GM recall

At least 303 motorists died in car accidents after their airbags didn't deploy in now-recalled General Motors vehicles, according to a study released late last night.

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GM knew about fatal Chevy ignition problem decade before recall

Well, this is not good for General Motors. Following a report last week that GM was recalling 778,000 Chevrolet Cobalt and Pontiac G5 compacts over concerns that the ignition could switch out of the "run" position without warning,

General Motors Recalls Nearly 780,000 Cars To Fix Deadly Problem

Six people have been killed in crashes related to the problem

General Motors is recalling nearly 780,000 compact cars in North America because the engines can shut down unexpectedly and cause crashes. The company says six people have been killed in crashes related to the problem.

GM President Mark Reuss: Chevrolet Cruze Coupe "may show up"

Chevrolet Cruze - click above for high-res image gallery

Edmunds looks at Toyota Corolla, Chevy Cobalt steering complaints, calls out NHTSA

Toyota Corolla is one auto being investigated by NHTSA over steering complaints

NHTSA reportedly investigating Chevrolet Cobalt power steering failures

2008 Chevrolet Cobalt SS Turbo - Click above for high-res image gallery

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