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"There have been several fatal crashes that were attributed to mysterious acceleration in Toyotas and Lexus vehicles."By whom were they so attributed? Presumably not by the victim. Who else was there?
Ah, the unstoppable world of fly-by-wire.Give me a direct cable link any day... saying that they're not immune to sticking.
Lee: That's interesting. I heard on the news here this morning that they were applying it in Europe and China too.
Quote from: peppercorn on 29/01/2010 00:57:31Ah, the unstoppable world of fly-by-wire.Give me a direct cable link any day... saying that they're not immune to sticking.Is the throttle positioned by a servo? I thought there was still a mechanical connection to the throttle flap. Although, the latest cruise control systems don't alter the accelerator pedal position, so there must be some sort of electronic override.
He could not get anyone at Toyota or the NTSB to talk to him, so he went public.