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    Report: Toyota had 'attack plan' to discredit congressional testimony witnesses

    Hypocrisy is again the order of the day as Congress continues to look into the actions of Toyota following a report earlier this year claiming that a fault had been found that could trigger unintended acceleration. Using polling data to help craft a message to manipulate public opinion is ...

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    Toyota asks ABC News for apology, retraction of Brian Ross report

    "Toyota deserves a public retraction and formal apology from ABC News." At least according to the automaker itself. For what, you ask? For ABC's "irresponsible broadcast entitled "Expert: Electronic Design Flaw Linked to Runaway Toyotas." You surely remember the piece, which originally aired the ...

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    Toyota hits back at David Gilbert's "no fault code" demonstration

    Mechanism used to "force unintended acceleration - Click above for high-res image gallery
    In a video webcast for the media that concluded a just a few moments ago, Toyota hit back at the "simulated unintended acceleration" demonstration that was shown by ABC News late last month. When we saw the ...

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    Report: ABC News faked at least one part of runaway Toyota report

    Late last month we wrote a lengthy post about problems with an ABC News report that purported to show a Toyota Avalon racing out of control without setting a diagnostic fault code. While we primarily focused on the technical side and analyzed whether the problem was realistic, the crew at Gawker ...

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    Toyota rebuts Professor Gilbert, reports nothing found wrong with remedied vehicles

    During the first round of Congressional hearings last month, Toyota was blindsided by one Professor David Gilbert who was added to the witness list at the last minute to talk about an experiment in which he induced sudden unintended acceleration (SUA) in a late model Toyota Avalon. His test was ...

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    Analysis: ABC News report shouldn't panic Toyota drivers

    You may have noticed that there have been a large number of reports recently about Toyota and the continuing series of recalls it has announced in recent weeks. Here at Autoblog we try to be fair and tell the story as best we can without being inflammatory. Unfortunately, the same can not be said ...

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    ABC News: Expert says electronic design flaw to blame in runaway Toyota models

    Southern Illinois University automotive technology professor David Gilbert and ABC News Brian Ross
    While the real cause of the Toyota unintended acceleration issues are still under investigation by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), one news outlet is reporting that they ...


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