The Canadian Press

2001-05-22 | Firestone Ford Tire Recall

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Ford recalled all Wilderness AT tires on its vehicles in Canada and the US on May 22nd. Ford of Canada's John Arnone (are-no-nee) said the recall of millions of tires dwarfed the massive tire recall in the summer of 2000 by Bridgestone-Firestone. (Ford's decision came a day after Bridgestone-Firestone severed its 95-year relationship with Ford. The tire company insisted its tires were safe -- and that the problem was with Ford's Explorers.)

Date: 2001-05-22
Placeline: TORONTO, Ontario.
Source: The Canadian Press
Length: 21 seconds

Transcript Prediction: << the number of effective vehicles in Canada is being determined as we speak but we can tell you is that during the recall the Firestone recall last year who replaced about 250,000 tires on about 50,000 Vehicles this particular tire replacement action will be larger than that >>


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