Scrap Isolator and Maintenance are two of many areas that OEM customer representative verifies during the process audit. In the article we suggest how to prepare them properly for this activity.
"Four Days with Dr. Deming: A Strategy for Modern Methods of Management" is a must for every engineer, introducing the philosophy that changed the approach to quality issues in the automotive industries.
IATF requirements pay more and more attention to warranty. For this reason, each person in the organization who manages field returns should identify the main requirements for this area.
During the pre-SoP (Start of Production) phase, each organization participates in the Production Part Approval Process (PPAP) to confirm compliance with quality requirements.
Pareto diagram is an effective and simple analysis supporting tool that allows to set the right priorities during problem solving.
eSupplierConnect, MaPS, SQP, beSTandard client portals knowing should result not only from the IATF and CSR requirements but also from FCA PPAP process audit.
Organization supplying parts to automotive industry customers should be aware that in case of problems, the customer can inform the Certification Body, in consequence of which will be performed an special audit.
Layered Process Audits (LPA) are one of the most important elements of organization's quality management system improving. For this reason it's worth remembering a few good practices during their performing.