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Fire Risk Prompts New Recall Fix; GM Asks Owners To Park SUVs Outside
Fire Risk Prompts New Recall Fix; GM Asks Owners To Park SUVs Outside

General Motors [NYSE:GM] has issued a revised recall of some 2005-2007 model year mid-size SUVs, for an issue with a short in the power-window switch. The short could result in a fire, and it's potentially severe enough for the automaker to advise that owners park affected vehicles outside until...Read More»

2015 Chevrolet Colorado Z71
2015 Chevy Colorado Priced From $21,890

The 2015 Chevrolet Colorado will come with a base price of $21,890 when it goes on sale later this year. The Colorado--and its twin, the GMC Canyon--are GM's new mid-size pickup trucks, the replacement for compact trucks GM sold under the same names through the 2012 model year. READ: Why Can't Cars...Read More»

2014 Chevrolet Silverado 1500
More GM Recalls: Chevrolet Corvette, Silverado, Suburban, Tahoe; GMC Sierra, Yukon

Last week, we told you about a recall of the 2013-2014 Chevrolet Cruze, which has unfortunately been stung by the Takata airbag bug afflicting more than ten million vehicles around the globe. But that's just one of the most recent recalls issued by General Motors. Here are the other three: RECALL...Read More»

2014 Chevrolet Malibu
GM Recalls 2014 Chevy Malibu For Brake Update

GM's latest vehicle recall affects 2014 Chevy Malibu sedans equipped with the 2.5-liter four-cylinder engine and stop/start technology. On affected Malibus, the brakes can lose vacuum assist when the engine is stopped by the start-stop technology. This results in loss of hydraulic pressure to the...Read More»

2014 Chevrolet Spark, Catskill Mountains, Apr 2014
2014 Chevy Spark TSB Fixes Pistons, Transmission Mounts

GM is conducting a couple of service campaigns on select 2014 Chevy Sparks for noisy engines and broken transmission mounts. The first service campaign addresses a potential knocks, ticks, and rattles coming from the engine, as well as sluggish performance. The cause has been narrowed down to a...Read More»

2014 Chevrolet Cruze RS
2013-2014 Chevrolet Cruze Recalled For Faulty Airbags Made By Takata

General Motors has issued a recall for 2013 and 2014 models of the Chevrolet Cruze. According to a bulletin from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, the recall stems from a faulty driver-side airbag. Sound familiar? It should. Over the past year, automakers around the world have...Read More»

2013 Chevrolet Cruze
2013-2014 Chevy Cruze Recall Fixes Fragile Axle Shafts

GM is recalling certain 2013-2014 Chevy Cruze sedans equipped with 1.4-liter turbocharged engines with both manual and automatic transmissions for problems with axle shafts. On some vehicles, the right front axle shaft may not have been manufactured to specification, and could fracture and...Read More»

2014 GMC Sierra
2015 Chevrolet Silverado, GMC Sierra Adopt New SAE J2807 Towing Standards

When it comes to pickup trucks, towing capacity has the same importance that fuel economy has with hybrids or driving range has with electric vehicles. Unlike those examples, there has never been any standardization to determine how much weight a vehicle can actually tow. To rectify this, the...Read More»

2013 Chevrolet Volt
2012-2013 Chevy Volt Gets Free Fix For Battery Cooling

GM will offer a free service to owners of 2012-2013 Chevrolet Volt extended-range electric vehicles, to resolve an issue with battery coolant. Some Volts were not filled with the proper amount of coolant in the Rechargeable Energy Storage System (RESS)--their propulsion batteries--due to air...Read More»

A running total of General Motors recalls as of June 13, 2014
More Recalls: 2010-14 Chevrolet Camaro, 2004-11 Saab 9-3, 2012 Chevrolet Sonic, 2014 Buick LaCrosse

General Motors is adding four more recalls to its already-long list of scheduled fixes. All four are for very different reasons, and most involve recent models, including the current-generation Chevrolet Camaro, which suffers from a problem similar to the one affecting "Switchgate" vehicles. CHECK...Read More»

2015 Chevrolet Suburban & Tahoe
Feds Crash-Test 2015 Chevrolet Suburban, Rate It Lower Than Tahoe

There are plenty of reasons to choose the Chevrolet Suburban over the Chevrolet Tahoe, but it appears that safety isn't one of them. CHECK OUT: Roundup: All The GM Recalls Of 2014 The federal government recently crash-tested a 2015 Chevy Suburban and found that it earned somewhat lower rating in a...Read More»

2012 Chevrolet Sonic
GM Recalls Another 89,000 Cars: Buick Verano, Chevrolet Cruze, Silverado, Sonic, GMC Sierra, More

Late last week, we published a roundup of General Motors' recalls for 2014. The next day, GM announced four more, affecting an array of Buick, Chevrolet, and GMC models from the past few years. ALSO SEE: The Most Popular Used Vehicles Of 2014 (So Far) All told, these new recalls affect some 89,000...Read More»

2015 Chevrolet Corvette Z06
2015 Chevy Corvette Z06: GM's Most Powerful Car Ever At 650 HP

When Chevrolet took the wraps off the 2015 Chevrolet Corvette Z06 earlier in the year, it promised power output of at least 625 horsepower and 635 pound-feet of torque. Mission accomplished. The final production figures for the Z06’s supercharged LT4 V-8 are in, and the car will lay down...Read More»

2014 Chevrolet Malibu
2015 Chevrolet Malibu Adds 4G LTE

In just its second year on the market, the eighth generation Chevrolet Malibu was significantly updated for the 2014 model year, and now the popular mid-size sedan is receiving a few more enhancements for 2015. The biggest news is that the 2015 Chevrolet Malibu will be the first of dozens of...Read More»

2013 Chevrolet Camaro ZL1 Convertible
GM Extends Supercharger Warranty On Chevy Camaro, Cadillac CTS-V

GM has found a problem with its supercharged 6.2 liter V-8s, ones fitted into the Chevy Camaro and Cadillac CTS-V. On affected vehicles, the supercharger may not perform as designed, resulting in contamination of the unit's internal bearing shaft grease. When the problem is present, a rattle can be...Read More»

2014 Chevrolet Impala
2015 Chevy Impala Drops Mild Hybrid, Adds Stop/Start

The Chevrolet Impala was completely redesigned for 2014, but there are changes already for the 2015 model year. While it adds a new compressed natural gas edition, the 2015 Chevrolet Impala dumps the optional mild-hybrid system offered briefly last year, and replaces it with a standard stop-start...Read More»

2008 Chevrolet Aveo SVM
GM Recalls 218,000 Chevrolet Aveo Subcompacts For Fire Risk

General Motors [NYSE: GM] has announced that it is recalling 218,000 subcompact sedans and hatchbacks—some now ten years old—for an issue that could potentially also be a fire hazard. ALSO SEE: GM Recalls 2.42M Vehicles For Four More Safety Issues The issue affects the daytime running...Read More»

2014 Chevrolet Malibu
Huge GM Recall: Chevrolet Corvette, Malibu, Silverado, Tahoe, Cadillac CTS, GMC Sierra, More

Early this morning, General Motors announced five separate recalls, affecting roughly 2.7 million Cadillac, Chevrolet, GMC, Pontiac, and Saturn vehicles from the 2004 to 2015 model years. One of the recalls is so serious that GM has asked owners to stop driving the vehicles immediately. ALSO SEE...Read More»

2015 Chevrolet Tahoe
2015 Chevrolet Tahoe, GMC Yukon Earn Top Crash-Test Ratings

The 2015 Chevrolet Tahoe, Chevy Suburban, and GMC Tahoe remain among the safest full-size SUVs on the market. That's a fair assessment based on a set of new ratings and results just released from the federal government, which has crash-tested the Tahoe, a body-on-frame SUV that was fully redesigned...Read More»

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