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    Vehicle Quality

    With all the recent vehicle threads, I thought I'd post a link to this article on vehicle quality. The website was recommended by my current reliability engineering prof.

    Warranty Accruals per Vehicle, 7 July 2011

    Warranty Accruals per Vehicle:
    While we can't say who builds a better car, we can figure out which automakers are budgeting for the lowest warranty costs per vehicle. Worldwide, Honda leads and Daimler lags, but the order of the six OEMs between them is somewhat surprising.


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    Re: Vehicle Quality

    I own a Ford and Honda. Good to see they rank near the bottom of problems.



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    The trend for Fords has been impressive, cutting their warranty budget by half over a few years.


    You can spend a lot of time and money picking out the perfect floral bouquet for your date ... but you're probably better off checking if you have bad breath and taking the porn out of the glove compartment.

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