During Electroair's development of its electronic ignition system (EIS), the company observed significant owner dissatisfaction with the rotary key ignition switch
that is standard in most airplanes.
(p/n C2925010106) could be rotated counter-clockwise past the "off" position and engage the starter.
The 2014 General Motors ignition switch
crisis, when GM recalled almost 2.6 million vehicles, is used to illustrate sense-making's role in crisis management.
Auto Business News-October 20, 2017--General Motors to pay USD120m to settle claims in ignition switch
The police recovered from the men an improvised explosive device, rolls of trip wire, ignition switch
, an automatic pistol, rifle grenades, assorted ammunition and mobile telephones.
There will be a lot on the line for General Motors today when lawyers for plaintiff Robert Scheuer try to prove the car crash that sent him to surgery was caused by a defective ignition switch
that prevented air bags from deploying.
This is akin to a mechanic fixing a car's ignition switch
instead of the engine itself.
The lawyers representing the plaintiffs in suits against GM claim that the company conspired with an outside law firm and a claims manager in order to conceal the ignition switch
[ClickPress, Wed Mar 18 2015] Automotive Ignition System Market by Components (Ignition Switch
, Spark Plug, Glow Plug, Ignition Coil, Ignition Control Module, Crankshaft & Camshaft Position Sensor), Ignition Type (Coil on Plug & Simultaneous) and Region - Industry Trends & Forecast to 2019
has settled a civil lawsuit against the automaker, ending litigation that helped bring to light the company's decade-long delay in recalling millions of defective vehicles.
On Thursday, Fiat Chrysler Automobiles recalled about 350,000 Chrysler, Jeep and Dodge vehicles around the world to repair a faulty ignition switch
that in some cases could cut power to the vehicle's air bags, steering and the engine.