DETROIT Aug 8 General Motors said on
Friday it is recalling 269,000 vehicles to fix a variety of
The largest of the five recalls involves 202,115 Saturn Vue
crossovers from model years 2002-2004 to replace faulty ignition
cylinders. GM said the ignition key in some cases can be removed
while the vehicle is running.
The company said two crashes and one injury could be related
to the issue.
GM also is recalling 48,059 Cadillac ATS sedans and Buick
Encore crossovers from 2013 for seat-belt flaws, as well as
14,940 Chevrolet Impala sedans from 2014-2015 for a defective
The two remaining recalls involve a small number of
Chevrolet Aveo and Pontiac G3 models for a brake fluid issue, as
well as a small number of Chevrolet Spark models for a
(Reporting by Paul Lienert in Detroit; Editing by Chris Reese)