Thursday, April 27, 2006
General Motors is facing a lawsuit in Canada over a defective part that causes engines to overheat and seize completely. The lawsuit could include as many as 40,000 car owners in Canada and claims alone could total $1.2 billion. The lawsuit identifies 23 GM models, produced between 1995 and 2003, as having the defective part. Bloomberg, Bloomberg 04/26/2006 .