Monday, 24 September, 2018

Chevy Silverado, GMC Sierra recalled for steering issues

GM Brake Recall- Chevrolet Malibu GM recalls 1.2 million pickups, SUVs for power steering problem
Jean Garcia | 15 September, 2018, 22:46

It said it has introduced changes since 2015 to mitigate the problem, which causes temporary loss of power steering and makes it hard to steer, especially under low-speed conditions.

Below is information on two separate GM recalls you should know about.

This is especially true at low speeds and increases the risk of a crash.

White House Buckles in For Hurricane Florence
CNN reports dire word from FEMA associate administrator Jeff Byard, who warns that this storm is not to be reckoned with. Thursday update , said Florence was 205 miles east-southeast of Wilmington , N.C., moving northwest at 15 mph.

According to a preliminary filing obtained by Automotive News, the problem affects 10 different models including the 2018 Chevrolet Malibu; 2018-2019 Buick Lacrosse and Regal; 2018-2019 Cadillac XTS; 2018-2019 Chevrolet Bolt, Cruze, Equinox, Impala, and Volt; and 2018-2019 GMC Terrain.

In 2017, GM had recalled here almost 800,000 pickup trucks worldwide because of the same problem. Dealers will update the power steering software at no cost.

General Motors is recalling more than 210,000 cars in the U.S.to fix faulty brakes. The recall covers the Chevrolet Silverado and GMC Sierra 1500 pickup trucks. GM says it's not aware of any crashes. Once the gas is out GM says the problem won't happen again. No date has been set to notify customers, but GM says the software is available now, so owners can contact dealers to schedule repairs. Download the 10News app now.

Recommended

  • Apple launches preorders for new iPhones and watches, some quickly sell out

    Apple launches preorders for new iPhones and watches, some quickly sell out

    As Apple iPhone XS , iPhone XS Max pre-orders have begun in the U.S. now, after the phones were revealed globally on September 12. For those hanging on to an old set of favorite headphones, Apple AAPL -1.14% has a message for you: Two years is long enough.
    At Least 4 Dead As Super Typhoon Mangkhut Hits The Philippines

    At Least 4 Dead As Super Typhoon Mangkhut Hits The Philippines

    The New York Times reports Duterte has put the military on high alert, and barred troops from taking leave. Philippine forecasters say Super Typhoon Mangkhut has slammed into the country's northeastern coast.
    Maurizio Sarri opens the door for return of Chelsea legend

    Maurizio Sarri opens the door for return of Chelsea legend

    Loftus-Cheek is a doubt for the game against Cardiff as Chelsea return to Premier League action following the worldwide break. "It's 12 or 13 hours, but for me it's not working".
  • EU sanction threat 'no danger' to Hungary: PM Orban

    EU sanction threat 'no danger' to Hungary: PM Orban

    Orban might have lost some key allies as EPP lawmakers said their caucus meeting showed many would vote in favour of Article 7. The Hungarian prime minister received harsh criticism, even within his own political family.

    Hurricane Florence in pictures: ‘1,000 year event’ storm LASHES US east coast

    The rising sea crept towards the two-storey home of Tom Copeland, who lives on a spit of land surrounded by water in Swansboro. At 7 a.m., the center of the eye was located about 5 miles (10 kilometers) east of Wilmington, moving west at 6 mph.
    Hurricane Florence leaves death and destruction in its wake

    Hurricane Florence leaves death and destruction in its wake

    More than a million people along the coastlines of North Carolina, South Carolina and Virginia have been ordered to evacuate. Florence was a Category 3 hurricane on the five-step Saffir-Simpson scale with 120-mph winds on Thursday.
  • Florence, a wet and unwanted visitor, besieges Carolinas

    Florence, a wet and unwanted visitor, besieges Carolinas

    Tropical Storm Florence is continuing to dump risky amounts of rain as it continues its slow slog across the Carolinas. Local media said she had suffered a heart attack.
    United States  certifies Saudi, UAE acting to reduce risks to Yemen civilians

    United States certifies Saudi, UAE acting to reduce risks to Yemen civilians

    The UN report found that these attacks raised " serious questions about the targeting process applied by the coalition ". In June, the Associated Press revealed that hundreds of detainees had been subjected to sexual abuse and torture.
    Met Service issues Isaac warning | Lead Stories

    Met Service issues Isaac warning | Lead Stories

    Mid September is peak hurricane season and it's not unusual to have multiple storms in the ocean at the same time. About 9,700 National Guard troops and civilians were deployed with high-water vehicles, helicopters and boats.
  • Bruins Trade Adam McQuaid to NY

    Bruins Trade Adam McQuaid to NY

    The right-handed defenseman averaged 16:18 minutes of ice time with the Bruins, but never has played a full 82 game season. The Bruins also acquired two picks (a fourth-rounder and a conditional seventh-rounder) in next June's draft.
    The New Polar Vantage V Fitness Tracker Measures Your Running Power

    The New Polar Vantage V Fitness Tracker Measures Your Running Power

    Skin contact sensors are also used to help Polar achieve accurate, timely, and reliable heart rate measurements. The watch's heart-rate sensing isn't made to be EKG-accurate, but it's created to work with multiple sports.
    Iraq PM announces new Basra initiatives ahead of key vote

    Iraq PM announces new Basra initiatives ahead of key vote

    Amiri has also said that he would work with Sadr to form a new government that excluded Abadi. The parliament is preparing to elect a new speaker on Saturday.

Woodward: I'll release tapes of book interviews if source asks me to Woodward: I'll release tapes of book interviews if source asks me to The book sold more than 750,000 copies on its first day of publication and broke Simon & Schuster's preorder sales record. Donald Trump himself has repeatedly lashed out at Woodward as well.

Tottenham Hotspur vs. Liverpool - Football Match Report Tottenham Hotspur vs. Liverpool - Football Match Report Some fans, however, agree that the Reds could win this campaign if their focus was 100% on the domestic league. But Tottenham were careless from start to finish and they paid the price in the 39th minute.

'Relentless rains' continue as Florence almost stalls over Carolinas 'Relentless rains' continue as Florence almost  stalls over Carolinas In Wilmington , near where the eye of the storm touched down, trees and power lines were felled and many windows were broken. Florence was moving west-southwest at about 5 miles per hour (7 km/h), with its center located over eastern SC .

Springboks beat All Blacks, but Rassie Erasmus says they got lucky Springboks beat All Blacks, but Rassie Erasmus says they got lucky The Springboks beat New Zealand 36-34 in their Rugby Championship match at the Westpac Stadium, Wellington , on Saturday. We will take this win over the best team in the world and enjoy it, but we will keep our feet firmly on the ground".

No State Has Improved Its Obesity Rate No State Has Improved Its Obesity Rate Obesity is determined by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention as having a Body Mass Index - or BMI - of 30 or higher. Moreover, hospitals would possibly be pleased to composed stay promoting or serving sugary drinks.

As Apple launches new iPhones, here are flagships it may have discontinued As Apple launches new iPhones, here are flagships it may have discontinued The iPhone Xs and Xs Max will be available in Australia from next Friday September 21st, but you can pre-order them right now. Apple is amplifying its war against the 3.5mm audio jack by no longer including an adapter with its older iPhone models.

Florence pours on the rain in the Carolinas, swelling rivers Florence pours on the rain in the Carolinas, swelling rivers Emergency declarations were in force in Georgia, South and North Carolina, Virginia, Maryland and the District of Columbia. Flash flooding has spread into Raleigh and will expand over Charlotte as well, where flash flood advisories are in effect.

John Lewis reports 99 per cent slump in half-year profits John Lewis reports 99 per cent slump in half-year profits However, it continues to expect full year profits to be substantially lower than last year for the Partnership as a whole. Responding to Mr Raab's criticism, Sir Charlie said: "I didn't actually say that Brexit is to blame for our results".

High-definition video from space shows the extreme power of Hurricane Florence High-definition video from space shows the extreme power of Hurricane Florence The video tracks across the swirling clouds at the outer edges of the hurricane before passing over the eye. Get prepared on the East Coast, this is a no-kidding nightmare coming for you.

U.S. to impose ‘severe’ sanctions on Russian Federation over spy poisoning U.S.  to impose ‘severe’ sanctions on Russian Federation  over spy poisoning The newspaper Vedomosti headlined its report on the broadcast: "An interview, but no information". The men said they're partners in a business importing sports-nutrition supplements from Europe.

What Happened to the Largest Birds That Ever Lived? What Happened to the Largest Birds That Ever Lived? Humans arrived on the tropical island of Madagascar more than 6,000 years earlier than previously thought, according to a study. Hansford said "a radically different extinction theory is required" to figure out the extinctions on the island.

United Nations commission: Syria opposition forces should leave Idlib United Nations  commission: Syria opposition forces should leave Idlib Erdogan's spokesman Ibrahim Kalin said a refugee influx across Turkey's borders would have worldwide repercussions. But the Turkish military did not immediately respond to request for comment.

National Wireless Emergency Alert System Set to Test Sept. 20 National Wireless Emergency Alert System Set to Test Sept. 20 FEMA stated that the government can not track end users' location through this alert system. It is also meant to be used in a national emergency, only by the president.

OnePlus announces new Type-C Bullets earphones OnePlus announces new Type-C Bullets earphones Hopefully the size increase of the OnePlus 6T's battery is substantial enough to quell worries. OnePlus is owned by Oppo, and usually OnePlus devices are based on an existing Oppo design.

Japanese carmaker Nissan cashes in on Naomi Osaka's US Open tennis victory Japanese carmaker Nissan cashes in on Naomi Osaka's US Open tennis victory Serena Williams yells at umpire Carlos Ramos during her Women's Singles finals match in New York City on September 8, 2018. Sadly, in what should have been a triumphant moment for Naomi Osaka-becoming the first U.S.