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, ON, Canada
Source: The Canadian Press
Length: 21 seconds

Transcript Prediction: << the number of affected vehicles in Canada, is good is being determined as we speak but what we can tell you is that during the recall of Firestone recall last year we replaced about two hundred and fifty thousand tires on about sixty thousand vehicles this particular tie replacement action will be larger than that >>

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