Mitsubishi Electric Automotive America has received Paccar’s 2014 50 PPM Quality Achievement award for suppliers who produce high-quality parts and components with low defective parts-per-million.

Mitsubishi Electric produces medium- and heavy-duty starters and alternators for the truck manufacturer.  Paccar monitors the quality level of its supplier’s parts and components to ensure they are below 50 PPM.

The standard includes both original truck production parts as well as warranty claims.

“At Mitsubishi Electric, we are always looking for ways to increase our product performance, improve our quality levels, and provide best-in-class customer service,” said Dave Stone, executive director of powertrain, body and chassis. “We are honored and proud to have received the Paccar 50 PPM Quality Achievement award.”

Mitsubishi Electric is a U.S. affiliate company of Mitsubishi Electric Corporation, created to serve the North American automotive, heavy-duty truck, and coach business.