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Chrysler's internal documents question Ram quality as workers protest

by Zach Bowman (RSS feed) on Mar 1st, 2013 at 10:57AM

Chrysler is reportedly having a hard time ramping up production of its 2013 Ram 1500. According to The Detroit News, only 16 of the 58 trucks built at the Warren Truck Assembly Plant during the model's first hour passed final inspection. While quality eventually improved over the course of the day, just over half of the units built on Thursday were approved for shipment. Even with workers ordered to stay late to fix their mistakes, some 1,078 units remained outside the facility with defects. The problem, according to workers at the plant, is morale. According to the report, Chrysler... Read More

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