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GM argues against 'park-it' order

  • General Motors (GM) argues that vehicles recalled due to a faulty ignition switch are safe to drive until they are fixed.
  • The automaker is in front of a federal judge in Texas to explain why the cars should be kept on the road.
  • In a court filing, GM notes owners should follow recall instructions - including removing heavy items from owners' key rings.
  • A court-ordered recall would undermine the normal NHTSA process, argues GM.
Comments (3)
  • Budavar
    , contributor
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    Imperial arrogance?

     

    GM instructs owners of recalled cars what to do,
    but offering zero compensation?

     

    Such a stance, if I know anything about Texans, won't cut much ice
    in a Texas court room, IMO.
    10 Apr, 09:10 AM Reply Like
  • funfun
    , contributor
    Comments (2017) | Send Message
     
    At least GM's truculent Management is consistent…doing everything possible to sandbag and block enhancement to safety. …funfun..
    10 Apr, 11:47 AM Reply Like
  • vick4717
    , contributor
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    A friend of mine has a Cobalt with 157,000 miles on it and he is still driving the car. Let the owners make the decision if they want to drive the cars. GM will give them a rental car free of charge if they do not feel safe about driving their car. Less government and courts, the better. Let the people decide!
    10 Apr, 05:23 PM Reply Like
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