logo
Share SHARE
FONT-SIZE Plus   Neg

GM Recalls About 500K Chevrolet Camaros - Quick Facts

General Motors Co. (GM) said it would recall 511,528 current generation Chevrolet Camaros cars, particularly in North America, because the driver's knee can bump the key FOB and cause the key to move out of the "run" position, thereby resulting in loss of power.

This defect, which majorly affects drivers sitting close to the steering column, was discovered by GM at the time of internal testing, following the ignition switch recall earlier this year.

The Detroit-based automaker added that the Camaro ignition system meets its engineering specifications and is not related to the ignition system used in Chevrolet Cobalts and other small cars covered in the ignition switch recall. GM said it is aware of three crashes that led to four minor injuries that it believes may be attributed to this condition.

by RTT Staff Writer

For comments and feedback: editorial@rttnews.com

Business News

Quick Facts

Editors Pick
Apple Inc. (AAPL) has scheduled its annual hardware event on Wednesday, September 7, when the tech giant is expected to unveil the most-awaited smartphone of the year-- iPhone 7. Apple has sent out invitation to the media and published the event on its website with a simple title "See you on the 7th." Although,... Starbucks Corp. (SBUX) has opened its first outlet on the island of Trinidad, as the coffee giant continues its Caribbean expansion. The new store is now open in San Fernando, Trinidad's SouthPark Entertainment Complex. Starbucks opened its first store in the Caribbean region in San Juan, Puerto... Conroe, Texas-based Country Fresh LLC., is recalling 30,000 cases of various fresh-cut vegetable products, due to a potential contamination of Listeria. The contamination was discovered during a routine sample taken at a retail store by the Georgia Department of Agriculture, which revealed the finished...
comments powered by Disqus
Follow RTT