Paper: Mitsubishi faked records

Treece, James B.
August 2000
Automotive News;8/21/2000, Vol. 74 Issue 5889, p8
Trade Publication
Reveals that Japanese car maker Mitsubishi Motors Corp. kept two sets of consumer-complaint records, according to an article published by the Yomiuri Shimbun newspaper. Investigation of the firm's recall procedures; Concealment of customer complaints; Code used by Mitsubishi to conceal complex technical issues.


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