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NOxious Volkswagen diesel emissions scandal: Chief falls on sword

GW7

Re: Very unfortunate

"The cars all met emissions requirements with the systems fully functioning so all they need is a software update to remove the disabling code."

That would mean running the car in "emissions test mode" all the time. The car will then drive like a slug and rapidly clog up with soot.

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