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Toyota Prius is also affected by a stuck accelerator pedal
"...depressed before the throttle, thus allowing the car to accelerate without rolling backwards on hill or in similar conditions. In other cases however, the brake override system was adopted a long time ago and continues to be improved every once in a while. BMW for instance rolled out the latest version of the system in 2005, with the whole assembly relying exclusively on software configuration. To give you an idea on how costly such a system is, a mechanical system is believed to go aro..." Continue Reading →
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