As you may know, a defect in the ignition of more than 2 million GM cars can cause the car’s engine and electrical system to shut down while driving. The defect has been blamed for car accidents in which more than 300 deaths, primarily because front airbags failed to deploy as a result of the electrical failure. As San Antonio injury attorneys, we have been getting calls from concerned persons wanting to know how to find out if their car is a part of the GM recall. Here is some information to help you find out if your car is affected by the recent GM recalls. Through March 2014, GM issued recalls for the following vehicles:
- Chevrolet HHR – Years 2006 through 2011.
- Saturn Sky – Years 2007 through 2010.
- Saturn Ion – Years 2003 through 2007.
- Pontiac Solstice – 2006 through 2010.
- Pontiac Pursuit – Years 2005 through 2006.
- Pontiac G5 – Years 2007 through 2010.
- Opel GT – 2007.
- Chevrolet Cobalt – 2005 through 2010.
If you own one of the cars listed above, we recommend that you contact your local GM dealer with your vehicle’s VIN so that they can verify whether or not your car is subject to a recall.