GM Told To Fill In Gaps In NHTSA Ignition Recall Account

Law360, New York (March 6, 2014, 5:08 PM EST) -- The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration on Wednesday revved up an investigation into General Motors Co.’s failure to recall 1.4 million compact cars until last month over a dangerous ignition switch problem that engineers supposedly uncovered in 2004, ordering the carmaker to flesh out its chronology of events.

A 27-page letter ordered GM to fill in a substantial number of gaps in its accounting of an internal probe of a defect in the ignition system of several older Chevrolet, Pontiac and Saturn models that can cut...
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