I just saw on the news that firestone has uncovered proof that in other
countries the explorers have been found blowing
Goodyear's also. They Had some numbers but I was eating during the
broadcast.. This with the continental fiasco is becoming
Interesting, also ford has in Venezuela performed suspension changes as part
of a recall campaign, but claims no coincidence
It's almost like a bad movie plot....
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Sent: Thursday, September 21, 2000 11:34 AM
Subject: Re: Ford sure picked some winners....
>From: "Chris Teague" <firstname.lastname@example.org>
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>To: "Paul and Meredith Brown" <firstname.lastname@example.org>, <email@example.com>
>Subject: Re: Ford sure picked some winners....
>Date: Wed, 20 Sep 2000 21:13:53 -0700
>It is true that Ford specified a 26 PSI rating for the Explorer, and
>I am sure some people let it go lower. However, I think it is hard
>to blame Ford much, since they sold over 500,000 Explorers
>with 26 PSI GOODYEAR tires, and not one has come apart.
>The ones with the Firestone tires have not been so lucky...
>It may have been a combination of a poor tire, with low pressures.
You forgot Poor Vehicle design too. Why aren't they blowing on any other