Pros: challenging for production, union membership, safety, delivery balance
Cons: cost conservation plans were directed toward salaried employees, non-union.
Plants produced Rack and Pinion Steering components and assembled Gears, Axles, Columns, hoses, intermediate shafts and hoses and Power Steering Pumps from 1975 until 2010. Plant/Site closed in October 2009. Operations moved to Saginaw Michigan, then sold to China company now called Nexsteer.