Colorado Widower Sues Chrysler for Alleged Transmission Defect in Dodge Ram Pickup That Took Wife’s Life

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The Denver Post today profiled the tragic death of Karen “Kari” Sanders from Arvada, Colorado. Her husband Gil Sanders is suing Chrysler alleging that the automaker put thousands of Dodge Ram pickups on the market even though it knew of a transmission defect that causes the vehicles to self-shift into power reverse. On March 13, 2013, the Sanders 2003 Dodge Ram self-shifted into powered reverse and killed Kari Sanders.

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