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Automobiles / Firestone Tires / Recall #193833

ABC Evening News for Sunday, Aug 13, 2000
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(Studio: Carole Simpson) The recall of six million Firestone tires noted.

(Washington: Jim Sciutto) Questions about Bridgestone/Firestone's tires featured; details given of charges from employees about conditions at the plant in Decatur, Illinois. [Attorney Bruce KASTER - says the plant conditions resulted in disaster on the highway.] New safety complaints about Firestone's Wilderness AT tires detailed. [Strategic Safety Sean KANE - cites problems with the 16- inch tires.] [Accident victim's family's attorney Tom DASSE - says the tire problem in not a consumer problem.]

Sciutto, Jim;
Simpson, Carole

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