Subaru investigation confirms vehicle data tampering in Japan

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    [​IMG] Subaru has admitted that alteration of fuel-economy and emissions data took place in its Gunma and Yajima manufacturing plants between December 2012 and November 2017. Some 900 vehicles were affected by data tampering, which Subaru says was done in the vehicles' final inspections by factory-floor inspectors.
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    You would think they'd have learned from Volkswagen's folly. What gluttons for punishment
     
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    Can only imagine if the happened here in the states - you can just imagine the out cry if it were Ford; GM or Chrysler.
    OMG there would a Govnmt. investigations; Senate hearings, media would have a field day. Executives would be drawn and quartered
    would be a real sh__ show
     
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    Since Subaru had to shoot their big mouth off, you can bet that the Senate will attempt taking them to the cleaners, since these vehicles were exported. If even one reached a U.S. shore, that would be enough to get the ball rolling
     

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