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Among Detroit’s Big Three, Ford Motor Co. looks to be in the best shape. But sometimes, even when you think you’re in the clear, you’re not. (At least in litigation.) That’s what happened to Ford last week in Oklahoma, where the state’s Supreme Court reinstated a nationwide class action against Ford and auto parts maker Williams Controls (pdf) that had been tossed by an intermediate appellate court. The class, which includes an estimated 300,000 to 500,000 members, contends that certain models of Ford Super Duty pickup trucks and Expedition sport utility vehicles contain faulty accelerator pedals, causing the trucks to idle rather than accelerate when drivers step on the gas.

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