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Auto Safety / Consumer Organizations Sue Federal Trade Commission, Over Decision Allowing General Motors and Car Dealerships to Engage in False Advertising of Unrepaired Recalled “Certified” Used Cars

NEWS for immediate release: February 6, 2017 Contacts: Rosemary Shahan, CARS, 530-759-9440 Michael Brooks, CAS, 202-328-7700 x 113   Auto Safety / Consumer Organizations Sue Federal Trade Commission, Over Decision Allowing General Motors and Car Dealerships to Engage in False Advertising of Unrepaired Recalled “Certified” Used Cars Today, Consumers for …

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Auto Safety / Consumer Organizations Sue Federal Trade Commission Over Decision Allowing General Motors and Car Dealerships to Engage in False Advertising of Unrepaired Recalled “Certified” Used Cars

  NEWS for immediate release: February 6, 2017 .PDF of Release Contacts: Rosemary Shahan, CARS, 530-759-9440 Michael Brooks, CAS, 202-328-7700 x 113 Auto Safety / Consumer Organizations Sue Federal Trade Commission, Over Decision Allowing General Motors and Car Dealerships to Engage in False Advertising of Unrepaired Recalled “Certified” Used Cars …

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Center for Auto Safety Challenges Goodyear Tire’s Confidentiality Claims

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE January 4, 2017 Contact: Jason Levine, (202) 328-7700, JLevine@autosafety.org Center for Auto Safety Challenges Goodyear Tire’s Confidentiality Claims Center Submits FOIA Request to Make Secret Documents Public Washington, D.C.—Today, the Center for Auto Safety submitted a Freedom of Information Act request to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration …

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CAS Press Release: GM DESIGNED & REJECTED SAFER IGNITION SWITCH IN 2001

Immediate Release: April 16, 2014                                                                                                 Clarence Ditlow 202-328-7700                                                                                                 Joan Claybrook 202-364-8755 GM DESIGNED & REJECTED SAFER IGNITION SWITCH IN 2001 Secretly Resurrected 2001 Switch in 2006 Silent Remedy under Same Part Number             In a letter to General Motors CEO Mary Barra, the Center for Auto today revealed …

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Announcing The Car Book Best Bets for 2014 34th Edition: Jack Gillis and The Center for Auto Safety Reveal Best and Worst Among 2014 Vehicles

  Click here to view the full Press Release in .PDF   For Immediate Release                                                          CONTACT: Peter Kitchen March 3, 2014                                                                                   202-737-0766, peter@jagillis.com   Announcing The Car Book Best Bets for 2014  34th Edition: Jack Gillis and The Center for Auto Safety Reveal Best and Worst Among 2014 Vehicles   …

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Consumer Groups Seek Walker Veto of Bill to Gut Wisconsin Lemon Law: Sour Deal for Wisconsin Car Buyers – 12/13/13

  Click here to view the press release in .PDF     December 13, 2013                                                                                       For Immediate Release                                                                                        Contacts:   Clarence Ditlow 202-328-7700                                                                                                        Rosemary Shahan 530-759-9440                                                                                       Consumer Groups Seek Walker Veto of Bill to Gut Wisconsin Lemon Law: Sour Deal for Wisconsin Car Buyers …

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CAS Rollover Tests Show Federal Government’s Roof Strength Standard Will Not Protect Vehicle Occupants

Statement of CAS Executive Director Clarence Ditlow Dynamic JRS Rollover Occupant Protection Tests Report Sept. 9, 2008 Press Release Press Conference Video: Full Press Conference Video http://wm.nmmstream.net/genasx/cas/09092008wmv56437.asx Full Press Conference Audio http://dl2.newmediamill.net/media/cas/09092008/09092008.mp3 Introduction: http://wm.nmmstream.net/cas/090908/intro.asx Clarence Ditlow: http://wm.nmmstream.net/cas/090908/ditlow.asx Don Friedman: http://wm.nmmstream.net/cas/090908/friedman.asx Joan Claybrook: http://wm.nmmstream.net/cas/090908/claybrook.asx Q & A Session: http://wm.nmmstream.net/cas/090908/qanda.asx Not Sure …

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