GM Hit With Suit Over Chevy Traverse Airbag Failures

Law360, Los Angeles (March 14, 2014, 9:19 PM EDT) -- General Motors Corp. was hit with a consumer putative class action Friday in Florida federal court, alleging defects in some Chevy Traverse airbag warning lights that the plaintiff claims are especially concerning amid a federal investigation into airbag problems in different cars.  

Plaintiff Joni Precht says her Traverse’s airbag warning lights repeatedly turn on despite technicians’ assurances that her airbags are safe. Even though her car is not one of the 1.6 million vehicles GM has recalled over the past month for faulty ignition switches and...
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Case Information

Case Title

Precht v. General Motors Corporation

Case Number



Florida Southern

Nature of Suit

Other Statutory Actions


Patricia A. Seitz

Date Filed

March 14, 2014

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