RECALL: GM Issues 3rd Recall On SUVs
General Motors’ has issued another recall. This time the company is recalling a group of SUVs for a third time to fix power window switches that can catch fire.
The problem is so serious, according to federal safety regulators, that GM is telling customers to park the SUVs outdoors until they are repaired because they could catch fire when left unattended.
The parts to fix the issue won’t be ready until October at the earliest, according to GM. They have also ordered their dealers to stop selling the SUVs as used cars until they are fixed.
This most current recall covers about 189,000 vehicles in North America, mainly from the 2006 and 2007 model years. Models affected include the Chevrolet TrailBlazer, GMC Envoy, Buick Rainer, Isuzu Ascender and Saab 97-X. The recall was one of six announced by GM on June 30 that covered 7.6 million vehicles.