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Automobile Safety / Suzuki #116281

ABC Evening News for Thursday, Jun 02, 1988
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Warning by Consumers Union that Suzuki Samurai is unfit vehicle reported Report introduced.

(NYC: Bill O'Reilly) Safety of Suzuki Samurai featured; scenes shown of testing in Consumers Union video. [Consumers Union technical director River David PITTLE - rates car unacceptable.] Cases of car flipping over detailed. [American Suzuki Motor Company vice president Doug MAZZA - says driver errors led to accidents.] [PITTLE - says only protection is to not drive car.] Call by Center for Auto Safety for cars' recall noted.

Jennings, Peter;
O'Reilly, Bill

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