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GM On The Road To Crash And Burn With Constant Recalls!!

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General Motors need to get their act together – PRONTO! The famous automobile company has been experiencing the worst ever year with numerous safety problems, engineering issues and as a result of degrading performance the worst ever record of recalls of its vehicles all over the world. The company just extended its record breaking string of safety problems with three more recalls announced out of which one is a large one of its top selling vehicle.

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The recall count this year solely has reached up to 48 with a total of 20 million cars and trucks breaking the previous record set in 2004 of 10.75 million vehicles. The largest effected number of models are the four wheeled drive Chevrolet Silverado and GMC Sierra along with GMS Yukon, Chevrolet Tahoe and Suburban SUVs. The vehicles are facing a software glitch that automatically turns the transmission transfer cases to shift into neutral on its own in 2014 and 2015 models. This can result in trucks rolling away from where they are parked and loss in power. Most of the models had been sold in USA and Canada and has resulted in tremendously impacting the reputation of General Motors in that region negatively.