General Motors is Recalling 1.4 million vehicles because of the threat of fires

General Motors is Recalling 1.4 million vehicles because of the threat of fires


The model, developed in 1997 and manufactured in the period from 1997 to 2004, revoked, said the automaker General Motors.

MOSCOW, 27 Jan. Automaker General Motors is Recalling 1.4 million vehicles in North America due to technical problems, which can lead to fuel leak and fire, reports the associated Press.

The company is Recalling the cars of several models, developed in 1997 and manufactured in the period from 1997 to 2004. In particular, subject to review Pontiac Grand Prix and Buick Regal 1997-2004 model years, Chevrolet Impala 2000-2004 model years, Chevrolet Lumina and Oldsmobile Intrigue 1998 and 1999 model year and Chevrolet Monte Carlo model series 1998-2004. Feedback is so great that it can influence the profit of GM for the fourth quarter, said the company.

This review is the third in the last seven years because of possible leakage of oil in the car. The problem was first recorded in 2007, the company recalled over 1.5 million vehicles in 2008 and 2009.

GM has asked owners to Park their cars on the street before the company will repair them. However, after repairs were 1.3 thousand cases of fire.

General Motors produces cars and trucks in 30 countries, sells and conducts maintenance in 140 countries. The headquarters of group is located in Detroit (Michigan).