April 13, 2021

Engineer’s ‘switch from hell’ began GM’s recall woes

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From Moneymax Inside General Motors, they called it “the switch from hell.” The ignition switch on the steering column of the Chevrolet Cobalt and other small cars was so poorly designed that it easily slipped out of the run position, causing engines to stall. 

Engineers knew it; as early as 2004, a Cobalt stalled on […]