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  • n. Plural form of floormat.

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Examples

  • The automaker said it has fixed more than 1 million cars and trucks since recalling floormats that can jam the accelerator in October 2009 and gas pedals that do not spring back as designed in January.

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  • The BMW Z4, delivered, is $49,525, up $1,200 from 2011 but, the company notes, many options such as Bluetooth and floormats are now standard.

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  • Dan Neil/The Wall Street Journal Delivered, the Z4 is $49,525, up $1,200 from 2011 but, the company notes, many options such as Bluetooth and floormats are now standard.

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  • It has admitted it had sticky throttles and floormats that could slip and entrap the pedal.

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  • Ask him about the carpet remnants that he bought as floormats for $.25.

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  • Still, the $245,000 base price Rolls Ghost (figure $300,000 with shearling-wool floormats) is well below Rolls 'Phantom line ($380,000 for the base sedan, $450,000 for the extended wheelbase) and offers comparable interior room and scads more performance.

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  • You might even think of upgrading your floormats with something that cleans easily.

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  • The excuse that floormats made their cars suddenly and uncontrollably accelerate always seemed rather thin to me.

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  • In September last year the firm announced the biggest recall in its history over fears, involving almost 4m vehicles in the US, that accelerator pedals could become trapped in floormats and "may result in very high vehicle speeds and make it difficult to stop the vehicle, which could cause a crash, serious injury or death".

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  • But they are taking responsibilty and altering accelerator pedals and carpet padding to create more room under the pedals for the people that need to keep their floormats clean.

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