Diesel Engines

Quality Excellence

About the project

Quality improvement program for a large diesel engine manufacturer with focus on improving field quality. Improvements were implemented following the 8D framework with strong emphasis on D7-phase to lock gains and prevent cost bounce-back. The program reduced warranty accruals by USD 59 million within 12 months.

  • Industry: automotive
  • Scope: quality and engineering
  • Locations: USA and Germany
  • Duration: 12 months
  • Support: 150 days on-site
  • Impact: USD 59 million (cost avoidance)