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Auto Parts Price-Fixing Probe Rattles Detroit-Based Industry

The collusion in these cases, which in some instances lasted more than a decade, was “deftly done,” said Joe Wiesenfelder, executive editor of Cars.com, who has followed the auto parts investigation.

CBS Detroit–05/25/2014

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Japanese Auto Suppliers Busted In Price-Fixing Probe

Two of Japan’s largest auto suppliers have agreed to pay $548 million in fines, and four execs are going to jail, in connection with guilty pleas filed in an anti trust investigation.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/30/2012

Engines make their way the assembly line at Honda's Civic plant in Greensburg, Indiana. (AFP PHOTO / MIRA OBERMAN (MIRA OBERMAN/AFP/Getty Images)

Execs Admit Guilt In Auto Parts Price-Fixing Scheme

Two Japanese men have issued guilty pleas in a wide-ranging probe of price-fixing in the auto supply business.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/25/2011

Engines make their way the assembly line at Honda's Civic plant in Greensburg, Indiana. (AFP PHOTO / MIRA OBERMAN (MIRA OBERMAN/AFP/Getty Images)

Auto Parts Firm To Pay $200M Fine For Price Fixing

Carmakers were forced to pay more for auto parts because a group of suppliers conspired to raise prices for more than a decade, the Justice Department said Thursday.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/30/2011

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Court Settlements Whack Whirlpool’s Bottom Line

Benton Harbor-based Whirlpool Corp. Thursday reproted a second quarter loss of $161 million or $2.10 a share, vs. net income of $205 million or $2.64 a share in the same period a year ago.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/21/2011

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5 Gas Station Owners Accused In Price-Fixing Scheme

Five Madison Heights gas station operators have been busted for allegedly conspiring to fix prices at the pump.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/09/2011

Panasonic, Whirlpool Subsidiary To Plead Guilty

Panasonic Corp. and a subsidiary of Whirlpool Corp. have agreed to plead guilty and pay more than $140 million in criminal fines for their roles in an international scheme to fix the prices of compressors […]

09/30/2010