TITLE

Mitsubishi braces for backlash from recall

AUTHOR(S)
Treece, James B.
PUB. DATE
July 2000
SOURCE
Automotive News;7/24/2000, Vol. 74 Issue 5885, p8
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports that Japan's Transportation Ministry has found that carmaker Mitsubishi had suppressed customer complaints that should have been reported to the government, so as to avoid costly and embarrassing recalls. Number of Japan-built cars and trucks recalled by the firm between 1992 and April 2000; Affected cars; Internal Mitsubishi investigation.
ACCESSION #
3446641

 

Related Articles

  • Another red letter day for DCX. Priddle, Alisa // Ward's Auto World;Mar2001, Vol. 37 Issue 3, p13 

    Focuses on the massive recall of Mitsubishi cars in the United States, Europe and Japan in 2001. Number of Galant sedans recalled; Cost of the worldwide product recall.

  • Another stumble for Mitsubishi. Treece, James B. // Automotive News;10/1/2001, Vol. 76 Issue 5951, p3 

    Reports the launching of Airtrek model of Mitsubishi Motors Corp. in Tokyo, Japan. Expectation of the company for increase sales of the model; Failure on the turnaround plan of the company; Loss of consumer trust following the recall scandal of the company.

  • Kawasoe takes the heat. Treece, James B // Automotive News;9/4/2000, Vol. 75 Issue 5892, p1 

    Focuses on the admission of Mitsubishi Motors Corp. president Katsuhiko Kawasoe of the carmaker's hidden-product recall scandal in Japan. Repercussions of the scandal for Kawasoe's career at the company; Media reaction to Kawasoe's initiative to take responsibility for the issue.

  • JAPAN: Mitsubishi recalls 920,000 cars for switch defect. Roberts, Graeme // Aroq - Just-Auto.com (Global News);6/15/2014, p7 

    The article reports that Mitsubishi Motors Corp. has recalled more than 920,000 vehicles from across the world to check for faulty light switches.

  • Another big jolt for DCX. Treece, James B. // Automotive News;2/19/2001, Vol. 75 Issue 5917, p1 

    Reports the recall of several cars and light trucks of Mitsubishi Motor Corp. in Japan. Decline of company sales; Cost of the recall; Plan of restructuring the company; Improvement of quality control. INSET: China bans import of Mitsubishi Pajero.

  • Kawasoe vows housecleaning at Mitsubishi. Treece, James B. // Automotive News;8/28/2000, Vol. 74 Issue 5890, p8 

    Reports on Japan-based car company Mitsubishi Motors Corp.'s product recall scandal as of August 28, 2000. Background on the company's violation of the product recall law in Japan; Implications for company president Katsuhiko Kawasoe; Impact on the company's business operations.

  • THE WEEK THAT WAS: Economies on the up? Roberts, Graeme // Aroq - Just-Auto.com (Global News);4/28/2014, p8 

    The article presents a reprint of the article "THE WEEK THAT WAS: Economies on the up?," by Graeme Roberts, which appeared in the website just-auto.com on April 25, 2014. Topics discussed include the possible loss by automobile manufacturer General Motors Co. (GM) in the first quarter of 2014...

  • Some Galants in Europe and Japan recalled. Treece, James B. // Automotive News;11/24/1997, Vol. 71 Issue 5741, p23 

    Reports on automobile recalls that Mitsubishi Motors Corp. issued in 1997. Recalling all of the Galant and Legnum cars it exported to Europe in 1997 as part of a service action to correct a defect in the steering column; The number of cars affected; Also a recall of Galants and Legnums sold in...

  • Mitsubishi's three pillars of European survival. Lewis, Anthony // Automotive Industries;Sep2002, Vol. 182 Issue 9, p13 

    Describes the operational status of automobile maker Mitsubishi Motors in Europe as of September 2002. Plan of the company to overcome its European struggles; Decline in the market share of the Japanese automaker; Reason for its poor performance in the region.

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of VIRGINIA BEACH PUBLIC LIBRARY AND SYSTEM

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics