A virtual reality system inside the Belvidere Control Room is used to make sure components fit prior to ordering tooling and to work out the sequence for installation on the assembly line.
Belvidere uses Meisterbock, a precision, flexible fixture that replicates a perfect body shop tooling process, to check panels for fit and finish.
Worker checks body for fit inside Belvidere Metrology Center.
More measurements taken in Metrology Center.
Worker inspects fit between hood, fender on new Dart.
Pre-production Dart moves down assembly line alongside Jeeps.
Belvidere's Center of Technical Vehicle Validation and Materials Lab.
Chrysler put $20 million in quality and process improvements into its Belvidere, IL, assembly plant to produce the new '13 Dodge Dart.
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