Tire Firms Sue NHTSA Over Tire Pressure-Monitor Rule


Tire mak­ers and safe­ty advo­cates con­tin­ue their six-year bat­tle to force NHTSA to warn dri­vers soon­er about under­in­fla­tion dan­gers

Con­gress passed law in 2000 requir­ing tire pres­sure mon­i­tors in all vehi­cles
Came after recall of 13M tires on Ford Explor­ers, oth­er vehi­cles linked to 280 deaths