Re: Owner's Manual mistake

Subject: Re: Owner's Manual mistake
From: yehoshua paul <yehoshua -dot- p -at- technicalwriting -dot- com>
To: BBEGIN -at- aol -dot- com
Date: Fri, 6 Jul 2012 18:31:53 +0300

You need to talk to someone in Toyota for the answer to that question.
Otherwise, we're just speculating.

Signing off for the Sabbath,
Yehoshua Paul
www.technicalwriting.com


On Fri, Jul 6, 2012 at 6:27 PM, <BBEGIN -at- aol -dot- com> wrote:

> **
> Thanks, Yehoshua.
>
> Which brings up another question: who reviewed the manual?
> Technical or publications manager? Or no one?
>
> Beth Najberg
>
> In a message dated 7/6/2012 10:25:38 A.M. Central Daylight Time,
> yehoshua -dot- p -at- technicalwriting -dot- com writes:
>
> I think that there are a lot of technical writers who assume that no one
> is ever going to read their work. Apparently whoever wrote this manual was
> wrong.
>
> Yehoshua Paul,
> www.technicalwriting.com
>
> On Fri, Jul 6, 2012 at 5:41 PM, Bruce Megan (ST-CO/ENS2.5-NA) <
> Megan -dot- Bruce -at- us -dot- bosch -dot- com> wrote:
>
>> Here is the owner's manual....I'm not sure if it is already updated.
>>
>> http://brz-club.com/2013-subaru-brz-owners-manual-pdf-published/
>>
>> - Megan
>>
>> -----Original Message-----
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>> Of BBEGIN -at- aol -dot- com
>> Sent: Friday, July 06, 2012 9:35 AM
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>> Subject: Owner's Manual mistake
>>
>> I just read something scary: an owner's manual mistake led to a recall of
>> Scions and Subarus.
>>
>> The car is OK, but the owner's manual supposedly describes the airbag
>> operation improperly, although details are not included.
>>
>> Does anyone know more about how it happened?
>>
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>> Beth
>> ++++++++++++++
>> Beth Lisberg Najberg
>> Beginnings
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>> 312-335-1218
>> Chicago, IL 60610
>> +++++++++++++++
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