Originally Posted by redsdad
You know, I worked as a mechanic at a Ford dealership during the late 70's. Every time a Pinto pulled up to the service door, the service manager would grab the fire extinguisher.
I realize Ford spends a lot of money on engineering, but that doesn't make them infallible.
I agree. Just like the GM engineers that put pickup fuel tanks on the outside of the frame rails. Either one Pinto or pickup gets hit in the vulnerable area and Kaboom.