Archives for September 2nd, 2013

Ford faces class-action lawsuit for selling vehicles without brake override systems

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A total of 20 Ford customers are suing the automaker in a class-action lawsuit for selling vehicles 'vulnerable to unintended acceleration.' According to Reuters, the suit names 30 models built between 2002 and 2010 with electronic throttle control systems but without a brake override system. Those include the 2004-2012 F-Series pickups and the 2005-2009 Lincoln Town Car. Adam Levitt, a partner with the law firm of Grant & Eisenhofer says the plaintiffs in the case ...