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    New Details Emerge In GM Cobalt Recall

    Wochit Headline News

    by Wochit Headline News

    According to court documents, General Motors engineering managers knew about ignition-switch problems on the 2005 Cobalt that could disable power steering, power brakes and air bags, but launched the car because they believed the vehicles could be safely coasted off the road after a stall. The new details about how GM employees viewed the ignition switch problem in the years after the Cobalt's 2004 debut emerged from recent depositions.