Shanghai GM Yanks Cars Over Faulty Fuel Lines

Law360, New York (February 28, 2011, 6:38 PM EST) -- Shanghai General Motors Co. announced Monday the recall of more than 200,000 cars over concerns that a fuel line defect may cause the fuel pipe to break at the joints under extreme conditions.

The recall of 232,931 cars in China affects 133,074 2-liter and 2.4-liter Regal sedans produced between Sept. 18, 2008, and Oct. 14, 2010, and 99,857 2.4-liter LaCrosse cars manufactured between April 20, 2009, and Oct. 14, 2010, Shanghai GM said in a statement.

The defect may cause engines to fail to start or...
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