GM Ignition-Switch Issue Arose With Cadillac in 2006

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(Adds details on Cadillac, NHTSA consumer complaints) By Paul Lienert and Eric Beech DETROIT/WASHINGTON, April 16 (Reuters) - General Motors engineers reported accidentally turning off ignition switches in a Cadillac SRX with their knees more than eight years ago, and they ordered a similar fix to a similar problem in smaller, cheaper cars linked to 13 deaths, according to documents from parts maker Delphi Automotive. The documents, provided to U.S. safety regulators, show GM used the same ...

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