DAYTON, Ohio (WDTN) – General Motors announced the recall of 1.3 million late-model vehicles due to the possibility that power steering could fail and cause an accident.
GM says the faulty power steering parts would cause the vehicle to fall back on manual steering in the event of a failure. But, at lower speeds, steering could become more difficult and lead to a crash.
- Chevrolet Malibu: All model year 2004 and 2005, and some model year 2006 and model year 2008 and 2009 vehicles
- Chevrolet Malibu Maxx: All model year 2004 and 2005, and some 2006 model year
- Chevrolet HHR (Non-Turbo): Some model year 2009 and 2010 vehicles
- Chevrolet Cobalt: Some model year 2010 vehicles
- Saturn Aura: Some model year 2008 and 2009 vehicles
- Saturn ION: All model year 2004 to 2007 vehicles
- Pontiac G6: All model year 2005, and some model year 2006 and model year 2008 and 2009 vehicles
Drivers should check with their dealership to arrange for repairs to be made.