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Apple co-founder says Toyota acceleration issue related to software glitch, not pedal

Discussion in 'General Automotive' started by epa4wd, Feb 3, 2010.

  1. Feb 3, 2010 at 6:13 AM
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    epa4wd

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    http://www.egmcartech.com/2010/02/0...n-issue-related-to-software-glitch-not-pedal/

     
  2. Feb 3, 2010 at 6:16 AM
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    Wozniak needs to lay off the cheeseburgers. He probably had a Big Mac lodged under his pedal. These isolated incidents are going to pop up on just about every model for months to come. In his case it's the cruise control going crazy.
    Hell, a Prius accelerating is something to cheer about. :laugh:
     
  3. Feb 3, 2010 at 6:18 AM
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    His Prius is fast lol!!

    http://www.egmcartech.com/2007/08/23/apple-executive-caught-doing-104-mph-in-his-prius/

     
  4. Feb 3, 2010 at 6:19 AM
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    I think that a software glitch is completely feasible. The 09-10 transmission lag was fixed with a reflash of the ECM=software glitch.
     
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