In U.S., GM recalls 2.7 million vehicles

2014 total tops 11 million, near record

Posted: May 16, 2014 at 3:51 a.m.

An autoworker inspects finished sport utility vehicles Tuesday at the General Motors plant in Arlington, Texas. GM has recalled more than 11 million vehicles since January.

General Motors recalled an additional 2.7 million vehicles in the U.S. on Thursday as an internal investigation into safety matters at the nation's biggest automaker turned up more problems with some of the cars it built over the past decade.

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