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Boeing... Boeing... Gone: Canada, America finally ground 737 Max jets as they await anti-death-crash software patches

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Re: More of this to come

Even something as innocuous as cruise control may malfunction and cause problems. Previously had this happen to me whilst driving and suddenly the car decided to accelerate all on its own - not a hard acceleration as would happen if the pedal was stuck down - but a gentle increase such as when the cruise control is trying to maintain speed. I was able to drop the car into neutral (manual gear box) and pull onto the hard shoulder whilst the engine slowly increased revs until it hit the rev limiter.

Once at a safe and full stop I turned off the engine. Subsequent service found nothing wrong with the car.......

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