28 May '17, 11pm

Consumers sue general motors for allegedly installing defeat devices

Consumers sue general motors for allegedly installing defeat devices

Consumers are suing General Motors for allegedly rigging the emissions controls in Duramax diesel trucks in order to pass emissions tests, while in real world conditions the trucks emit 2 to 5 times the legal limits of deadly NOx pollutants, according to Hagens Berman. The lawsuit states that GM did so all to increase the vehicles' power and efficiency, and thus the appeal of its best-selling pick-up trucks. The complaint identifies and describes three distinct "defeat devices," which turn down or "de-rate" the emissions controls in place compared to when the vehicles are in a testing environment. Vehicle owners are represented by leading auto defect consumer-rights law firm, Hagens Berman, which has been involved in many of the largest automotive settlements in U.S. history, including the $10 billion Volkswagen diesel emissions settlement, the $1.3 billion Volkswagen deal...

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