RE: Owner's Manual mistake

Subject: RE: Owner's Manual mistake
From: "Steve Janoff (non-Celgene)" <sjanoff -at- celgene -dot- com>
To: "techwr-l -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com" <techwr-l -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com>, yehoshua paul <yehoshua -dot- p -at- technicalwriting -dot- com>
Date: Fri, 6 Jul 2012 10:59:28 -0700

Why blame it on the tech writer? Maybe they were given the wrong information. Or insufficient information.

Steve

-----Original Message-----
From: On Behalf Of yehoshua paul
Sent: Friday, July 06, 2012 8:26 AM
To: Bruce Megan (ST-CO/ENS2.5-NA)
Cc: BBEGIN -at- aol -dot- com; techwr-l -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com
Subject: Re: Owner's Manual mistake

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-----
> From: techwr-l-bounces+megan -dot- bruce=us -dot- bosch -dot- com -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com[mailto:
> techwr-l-bounces+megan -dot- bruce=us -dot- bosch -dot- com -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com] On Behalf
> Of BBEGIN -at- aol -dot- com
> Sent: Friday, July 06, 2012 9:35 AM
> To: techwr-l -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com
> 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?
>
> Beth
> ++++++++++++++
> Beth Lisberg Najberg
> Beginnings
>
> 312-335-1218
> Chicago, IL 60610
> +++++++++++++++


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References:
Owner's Manual mistake: From: BBEGIN
RE: Owner's Manual mistake: From: Bruce Megan (ST-CO/ENS2.5-NA)
Re: Owner's Manual mistake: From: yehoshua paul

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