Originally Posted by ACM
Honda must have a trick up it's sleeves to increase production at the current facilities beyound 10,000 units if required, so that the shortfall is not as significant as it seems on paper today. There is always a decent bit more that one can do with increased shifts and some reallocation of resources/shifts/temporary labour etc. But this would take a toll on scheduled maintenance days etc.
And from my experience in the shop floor, pushing volumes always has a negative impact on quality. Knowing, Japs this would be the last option.