RPT-SPECIAL REPORT-Plant with troubled past at center of Takata air bag probe

jueves 20 de noviembre de 2014 18:00 GYT

(Repeats story that ran on Nov 20 with no change in text)

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* Takata's Mexico plant blew up in 2006

* Defective air bags made there in 2001-2 and 2012

* Engineers struggled with quality at plant, Reuters finds

* Workers pressured to boost output as airbag demand soared

* Unclear how much Takata HQ knew of problems in Mexico

By Joanna Zuckerman Bernstein and Ben Klayman

CIUDAD FRONTERA, Mexico/DETROIT, Nov 20 (Reuters) - The dusty, industrial town of Ciudad Frontera, Mexico, has moved from the far reaches of the global auto supply chain to the front lines of an investigation into why air bags from Takata Corp are blowing up with lethal force in accidents.   Continuación...