Auto Defects

Chrysler

May 2000

Dear Chrysler Owner:

Thank you for contacting the Center for Auto Safety (CAS) about paint problems or water leaks in your vehicle. The worst of these problem by far is peeling paint which can cost $2,000 or more. CAS has received thousands of consumer complaints about peeling paint in nearly all Chrysler models from 1985 through 1993. Silver, blue and gray cars, Jeeps and minivans are the worst.

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All Other Manufacturers



Dear Consumer:

Thank you for visiting the Center for Auto Safety (CAS). Each year CAS receives thousands of vehicle complaints which we analyze to discover widespread defects. When we spot a defect, we take action by seeking a recall, warning the public, or organizing class action lawsuits. CAS action led to such recalls as the infamous Pinto gas tank and Firestone 500 steel belted radials.

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Volvo

WHAT YOU CAN DO

Learning of Other Complaints: You can get summaries of auto complaints & service bulletins from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) by the Internet or by mail.

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Suzuki

WHAT YOU CAN DO

Learning of Other Complaints: You can get summaries of auto complaints & service bulletins from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) by the Internet or by mail.

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