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.
General Motors recalled a small number of Pontiac G6 midsize cars to fix a faulty brake light system in 2009, yet waited more than five years to call back over 2 million other cars with the same system.
Each year thousands of products are recalled for any number of reasons like manufacturing defects or accelerated wear and tear.
Saab is recalling 4,400 passenger cars to fix fuel pumps that could seize and cause the engine to stall.
Toyota is recalling 1.53 million Lexus, Avalon and other models, mostly in the U.S. and Japan, for brake fluid and fuel pump problems.