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Re: Join Live Chat: Junko Yoshida on Toyota Unintended Acceleration Cases; Wed. Nov. 6, 10am PT
B. Benjaminson   11/6/2013 1:30:00 PM
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Talk about languages--with a global supply chain in the auto industry, I sometimes wonder about the human language translation of the documentation of all the software and hardware. Certainly that is a tower of babel that could lead to many mismatches between hardware and software components. Among Toyota's internal documents that I have seen, one introspective one by a senior quality executive mentioned the terrible communication difficulties with overseas suppliers.



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