GM Recalls 7,500 Trucks For Parking, Steering Issues

Law360, Los Angeles (July 1, 2011, 7:49 PM EDT) -- The U.S. National Highway Traffic Safety Administration reported Friday that General Motors LLC has issued two separate recalls on about 7,500 new trucks sold in the U.S, mostly for a defective automatic transmission adjustment clip that could cause parked vehicles to unexpectedly roll away.

“The driver could move the shifter to park and remove the ignition key, but the transmission gear may not be in park,” the company wrote in a June 28 letter to the NHTSA. “The driver may not be able to restart the...
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