[Grammar] Is this sentence correct?

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Joe333

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Sentence: "I think the company has erred by making this hybrid car a/the two door car."

Question: Is this sentence's syntax and grammar correct?

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I think the company has errored by making this hybrid car a two-door."
 

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"Erred" not "errored." And yes, "a two-door car."
 

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Sentence: "I think the company has erred by making this hybrid car a/the two door car."

Question: Is this sentence's syntax and grammar correct?

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As long as it uses "a", not "the", it's all fine.
 
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