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GM Recalls More Than 2.4 Million Vehicles in Four New Recalls

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(NBC News) -- General Motors has issued four separate, new recalls for more than 2.4 million vehicles in the United States, the automaker announced on Tuesday.

The cars include 2009-2014 model years of the Buick Enclave, Chevrolet Traverse, and GMC Acadia, and 2004-2008 model years of the Chevrolet Malibu. Cadillac Escalades, Chevrolet Silverado pickups and GMC Sierras from the 2015 model year were also among the vehicles involved in the recalls.

GM said that it was issuing the recalls "in a continuing effort to quickly address emerging safety issues."

The automaker reached an agreement with the government announced May 16 in which it agreed to pay a maximum civil penalty of $35 million after failing to report fatal ignition switch flaws that led to at least 13 deaths.

The fine was the “single highest civil penalty amount ever paid as a result of a NHTSA investigation of violations stemming from a recall,” the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration said.

As part of the deal, GM also agreed to “unprecedented oversight,” and will comply with a government order to make changes to how it reviews “safety-related issues” in the U.S.

A press release from the company noted that there have not been any fatalities associated with any of the new recalls.

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