GM to dealers: Stop selling Chevy Cruze

A Chevrolet Cruze is displayed at the North American International Auto Show in Detroit, Tuesday, Jan. 14, 2014. (AP Photo/Carlos Osorio)

DETROIT (WOOD) — General Motors is telling dealers to stop selling some of its cars, but they aren’t releasing a reason behind that decision.

Dealers were told to stop selling some 2013 and 2014 Chevrolet Cruze compact cars that have 1.4-liter engines in an email Thursday.

Stop-sale orders are routine and are usually issued to fix a safety problem.

The stop-sale order comes as GM deals with fallout from a delayed recall of 1.6 million cars to fix an ignition switch problem. That problem has been linked to 31 crashes and at least a dozen deaths.

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