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  1. 2017

    1. February

      • If it feels like you’re having a hard time stopping your SUV, you’re not envisioning things*:

        “General Motors is recalling 327 model year 2016 Buick Envision SUVs because the master cyli...

  2. 2016

    1. December

      • Back in May, GM admitted that they overstated the fuel economy on some 2016 SUVs and offered a compensation program as a sorry ‘bout that. Owners received somewhere between $450 to $1500, based ...

    2. October

      • Last month GM announced an airbag recall affecting 4 million vehicles, including the 2014-2017 Encore and 2014-2016 Lacrosse.

        Software errors have been found to disable the front airbags...

    3. August

      • The 2016 Buick Verano is a hot mess. Or at least, it will be once it catches on fire from fuel line leaks.

        “General Motors found fuel lines that were not shaped correctly, causing the li...

      • What’s your preferred driver seat position — close to the wheel? lounging back? rotisserie?

        Oh, that last one? Yeah, it turns out Buick discovered an issue in the2011 Regal that could ca...

      • The Buick Envision is brand new to the USA and it’s not off to a good start with its first recall.

        The CUV has incorrect tire labels. OK, so it’s nothing terrible but it’s still not a gr...

    4. May

      • GM admits they dipped their hands into the fuel economy jar and pulled out a couple more MPGs than they should have for the 2016 Enclave. Well, I guess dinner is spoiled now.

        GM determin...

    5. March

      • Turns out the power steering assist in the 2016 Buick Regal may not assist you at all.

        “[Regals] manufactured from August 30, 2015, to February 12, 2016, will be difficult to steer if th...

  3. 2014

    1. October

      • The wiper motors in 31,600 new SUVs can overheat and catch fire, according to GM.

        If this winter is anything like the last one, would flame-throwing wiper motors be the worst thing in th...

      • A while back GM owners were told to park their SUVs outside far away from structures, trees, leaf piles or pretty much anything that could catch on fire. The reason? The power window switches we...

    2. August

      • GM is recalling more cars because the engine block heater cord can get damaged in the cold. That’s right – the device that’s supposed to keep your engine toasty in the winter is unable to handle...

    3. July

      • General Motors is in the news again with a recall of another 733,000 vehicles, 5 golden rings, 1 partridge in a pear tree and who knows what else at this point…

        The Problem: Your front t...

    4. June

      • Americans will soon celebrate the 4th of July with a weekend full of hot dogs and fireworks. The only thing that’s more All-American these days is a massive GM recall, and GM is happy to oblige ...

      • The 2014 Buick LaCrosse is acting a bit possessed these days. Not the “360-degree-head-spinning, better-call-an-exorcist” variety of possessed, but more along the lines of a b-rated horror flick...

      • Hey, it’s the weekend and you know what that means! Another massive recall from GM for ignition switch problems. Cue the sad trombone. Here’s a breakdown of what you need to know.

        GM is ...

      • It’s been a couple weeks since GM’s last recall and I can imagine that CEO Mary Barra is starting to twitch. Must. Recall. More. Cars. It’s addictive – at least I can only assume it is, given th...

    5. May

      • Last week, GM announced a recall of another 2.4 million vehicles. For those keeping score, that brings the total number of recalled cars and trucks in 2014 to over 13.7 million. For perspective,...

      • Pop quiz, everyone! When installing brakes, the rear rotors should be installed on which of the following:

        The front brake assembly The rear brake assembly

        Write your answer do...

    6. March