Domestic auto makers for the first time have surpassed their foreign rivals in the J.D. Power and Associates U.S. Initial Quality Study. Domestic brands improved by four problems per 100 vehicles in 2010, to an average of 108 problems per 100 vehicles. Import brands averaged 109 PP100. Overall, the industry average for initial quality is 109 PP100, up slightly from 108 PP100 in 2009. Several new products led the way for the quality gains of the Detroit Three, including the Ford Focus ...

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