ABC Evening News for Tuesday, Oct 12, 1971
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(Studio) Bd. Highway Safety Admin. prepare bulletins warning of defective engine mounts on millions of Chevrolets.
REPORTER: Harry Reasoner
(No location given) 5 million Chevrolets, 1966-69, and 700,000 Camaros from 1967-69 involved. Problem shown in detail. Federal Auto Safety Chief Doug. Toms warns of millions of potential failures. General Motors Corporation studies number of failures. Problem gets worse with car's age; costs $20 per car; could cost General Motors Corporation $100 million.
REPORTER: Jules Bergman
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