TITLE

BUILDING BETTER POWERTRAINS

AUTHOR(S)
Whitfield, Kermit
PUB. DATE
May 2001
SOURCE
Automotive Manufacturing & Production;May2001, Vol. 113 Issue 5, p70
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Features the automobile powertrains developed by Toyota Motor Manufacturing West Virginia (TMMWV). Operation of the TMMWV plant; Measures used by TMMWV for lean production; Assembly monitoring in the plant.
ACCESSION #
4466999

 

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