The GM Ignition Switch: What went wrong

Mike Andrews demonstrates how the ignition switch functions, and what went wrong with the GM ignition switch, which the automaker admits is linked to 13 deaths. Safety...Learn More »

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Critical GM ignition switch case moved back to state court

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Lance Gould

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