Larger GM cars in switch recall

Ignition defect in 3.16 million is like that in small models

Posted: June 17, 2014 at 3:18 a.m.

Rep. Diana DeGette, D-Colo., holds up an ignition switch in April while she questions General Motors Chief Executive Officer Mary Barra on Capitol Hill in Washington.

General Motors Co., which already has recalled more than 14.4 million vehicles in the U.S. this year, is calling back about 3.16 million more because of ignition-related concerns.

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