Feds step up wiper investigation

Stoffer, Harry
September 2000
Automotive News;9/4/2000, Vol. 75 Issue 5892, p30
Trade Publication
Reports that federal safety officials in the United States are speeding up investigations of windshield wiper failures on the 1997-98 Chevrolet Malibu and Oldsmobile Cutlass automobiles. Sources of the safety problem.


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