This agency is responsible for administering the recall of the Firestone tires. ... Much has been written in the past month about the lethal combination of Ford Explorers and Firestone tires. ... Firestone tires inflated at 26 psi overheat with highway use, causing the tread to separate and the SUVs to crash, not infrequently rolling over and causing ... The Ford Explorer was first offered for sale in March 1990.
|Title||:||Department of Transportation and related agencies appropriations, fiscal year 2001|
|Author||:||United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on Appropriations. Subcommittee on Dept. of Transportation and Related Agencies Appropriations|
|Publisher||:||Government Printing Office - 2001-01-01|