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Toyota, Honda, Mazda vouch for safety of Kobe Steel's aluminium parts

This suggests that Kobe Steel's cheating scandal may have limited impact on product safety

“We confirmed that the materials satisfy applicable statutory standards, and our own internal standard, for key safety and durability requirements for vehicles.” - Toyota statement.


THREE Japanese carmakers on Thursday said they found no safety issues with aluminium parts made by Kobe Steel Ltd, allaying some concerns that falsified quality data on products from the steelmaker had compromised their vehicles.

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