Toyota's quality problems

January 11, 2008
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The luster on Toyotaâ??s reputation for putting out highly reliable vehicles is beginning to tarnish.

The Japanese carmaker is taking it on the chin for a series of quality issues, and the Tundra full-size pickup truck made near Evansville is causing its share of the headaches. Read the story by IBJ reporter Chris O'Malley.

Will the company get a grip? Are these problems enough to make you think twice about buying a Toyota?
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  • No, it doesn't make me think twice about buying a Toyota. It just reminds me to never buy a car made by American workers.
  • None of those issues are a direct result of employees at the Toyota plant, but instead a failure of parts delivered by outside suppliers. These parts are probably American made parts though.

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