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Auto Parts Investigation

The Competition Bureau’s investigation is one of the biggest investigations it has ever undertaken.

Here are the fines collected to date:

Company Auto part type Auto maker Fine Date
Toyo Tires & Rubber Co., Ltd. Anti-vibration components $1.7 million December 9, 2015
Yamashita Rubber Anti-vibration components $4.5 million December 11, 2014
DENSO Corporation Body electronic control units Toyota $2.45 million August 20, 2014
Panasonic Corporation Sensors and switches Toyota $4.7 million February 20, 2014
NSK Ltd. Bearings Toyota $4.5 million January 30, 2014
JTEKT Bearings Toyota $5 million July 12, 2013
Yazaki Corporation Wire harnesses Toyota and Honda $30 million April 18, 2013
Furukawa Electric Co. Ltd Electrical boxes and junction blocks Honda $5 million April 4, 2013
Total $58 million