The Manual "VDA 6.3 Process audits" was completely revised in 2010.
This standard is now required and in use of all german car manufacturers to assess the process capability of supplier.
Starting with a Potential analysis even before requested for quotation, followed by intensive assessment during the whole livecycle, the OEM use the VDA 6.3 for supplier approval, development and final judgement to stop deliveries and contracts!
For this, the knowledge of this standard and the internal use as well as the use at sub-suppliers is essential for companies who want to do business with german car manufacturer. »more