Fuso Hub Scandal

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In memory of late Ms. Shiho Okamoto


Cover-up Scandal

LATEST: June 12, New Zealand. stuff.co.nz reported that all 843 Mitsubishi Fuso trucks and buses including 70 school would have their 15kg hubs replaced free of cost by the company but installation charges have to be paid. An urgent safety check was ordered by the Land Transport Safety Authority. The recall affected Mitsubishi trucks and buses imported independently between 1983 and 1998.

Previous stories in reverse chronological order.

MMC and Mitsubishi Fuso Apologies
Arrest of Fuso executives
Criticism of MMC by Governement, victims, lawyers
Fuso Trucks in Danger of Losing ISO 9001 Certification
First reaction to MMMC's Fuso Hub Defect Cover-up Scandal
Technical Analysis of Origins of Fuso Truck and Bus Hub Defect
Fuso Truck Hub and Wheel Defect Cover-up Background