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Toyota recalling 11,200 Scion iQ models over faulty passenger sensors [cardvd-player.net]

Toyota has announced a voluntary recall of 11,200 Scion iQ models of the 2012 and 2013 model years. According to the manufacturer, the problem with these pint sized hatchbacks refers to the system of passenger occupant classification (OCS) weight sensor … Continue reading

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Ford, GM win Breakthrough Product awards from Popular Mechanics [cardvd-player.net]

To avoid hidden between an avalanche airbag and a desktop 3D printer, Ford Motor and General Motors crashes were named winners of the two technologies of 10 Popular Mechanics awards for 2012. Three-cylinder 1.0-liter Ford Ecoboost honors collected Pop Mech, … Continue reading

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