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Recall targets: Chevrolet, Pontiac & and Saturn modelsLocal 4 News and ClickOnDetroit bring you the latest news on a recall of more than 2 million cars with a deadly ignition switch problem.

GM catches new ignition switch problem early

General Motors Co. has another ignition switch problem that can cause engines to stall, but this time it was discovered before anyone got hurt.

Feds announce $900M settlement with GM

General Motors Co. will forfeit $900 million as part of the deal.

GM settles civil lawsuits for $575 million

General Motors Co. on Thursday said it will pay out $575 million to settle civil actions against the company related to 2014 product recalls, including the ignition switch recall.

GM ignition switch death toll hits 121

The death toll from faulty ignition switches in General Motors small cars has risen by two to 121.

Report: Feds find criminal wrongdoing with GM's ignition coverup

Department of Justice has reportedly identified criminal wrongdoing with General Motors' failure to disclose an ignition defect.

Bankruptcy judge: GM shielded from many lawsuits over ignitions

This does not impact those who filed under the compensation plan, but it could affect those who opted out and filed separate lawsuits.

3 more deaths linked to GM ignition switches

That puts the total at 80 deaths, 11 serious injuries and 137 less serious injuries from a delayed recall of 2.6 million cars.

Mary Barra to give deposition about ignition switch recall

General Motors CEO Mary Barra will soon testify under oath along with other former and current GM employees. It's all part of a huge class-action lawsuit concerning the botched recall of defective ignition switches.

Ignition problem triggers GM recall

General Motors announced the recall more than 90,000 vehicles in North America because they may have been repaired with defective parts.

GM ignition switch death toll up to 27

At least 27 people have died and 25 people have been seriously injured in crashes involving General Motors cars with defective ignition switches.

GM approves 19 death claims

Ken Feinberg, the attorney overseeing a compensation fund for victims of GM cars, has so far linked 19 deaths to a serious flaw with the automaker's ignition switches.


General Motors issues 6 more safety recalls

The latest recalls bring the total for GM so far this year to 60, affecting a record 29.7 million cars and trucks.

GM recalls 7.6 million cars for ignition switch problem

General Motors is recalling at least 7.6 million more vehicles dating back to 1997 to fix faulty ignition switches as the company's safety crisis continues to grow.

At a glance: GM ignition switch compensation plan

Here are the details of General Motors' compensation plan.


Analysts predict slower June sales for GM

Some analysts are predicting that General Motors' June U.S. sales will under perform the overall auto industry, putting the company in danger of losing...

Help for car owners

• Remove everything from your key ring except your car key.

• Communicate with your local GM dealer as replacement parts become available. (Locate a dealer)

• Contact GM about the recall at 800-222-1020

"I want to make it clear to our customers that you are our compass. You are at the heart of everything we do and we intend to make this recall as smooth as possible for you so we will not let it ever happen again. We will learn from this and we will be a better company. Thank you for your patience."
- Mary Barra, GM Chief Executive Office