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GM recalling 51,640 SUVs for defective fuel gauges

By Associated Press

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LAST UPDATED: 09:14 a.m. HST, May 03, 2014


DETROIT >> General Motors is recalling 51,640 SUVs because the fuel gauges may show inaccurate readings.

The recall involves the Buick Enclave, Chevrolet Traverse and GMC Acadia from the 2014 model year. All of the affected SUVs were built between March 26 and Aug. 15 of 2013.

GM says the engine control module software may cause the fuel gauge to read inaccurately. If that happens, the vehicle might run out of fuel and stall without warning.

The company doesn't know of any crashes or injuries related to the problem.

GM says dealers will reprogram the software for free, starting immediately. The company will also notify owners by mail.

The recall was posted Saturday on the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration's Web site.







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SteveToo wrote:
Government Motors....LOL.....Look at the millions or was it billions wasted to try to save this failing company...
on May 3,2014 | 10:28AM
kekelaward wrote:
Ack! isn't that OUR company?
on May 3,2014 | 01:08PM
st1d wrote:
detroit is about to be the 21st century's first metropolis ghost town after looters (democrats) moved billions into the pockets of auto workers unions.
on May 3,2014 | 03:45PM
HD36 wrote:
Too big to fail taxpayer bailouts gaurantee present and future tax slaves in the new era of crony capitalism.
on May 3,2014 | 06:08PM
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