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NASA Summoned to Fix Prius Problems

March 30th, 2010 03:41 admin Leave a comment Go to comments

coondoggie writes “If you want to solve a major engineering mystery, why not bring in some of the world’s best engineers? The US Department of Transportation’s National Highway Traffic Safety Administration today said it was doing just that by bringing in NASA engineers with expertise in areas such as computer controlled electronic systems, electromagnetic interference and software integrity to help tackle the issue of unintended vehicle acceleration in Toyotas. The NHTSA review of the electronic throttle control systems in Toyotas is to be completed by late summer.” We’re really in trouble when NASA has no choice but to call Bruce Willis.

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