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Toyota supplier Akebono Brake says it faked data 100,000 times

Japanese manufacturer says no safety problems associated with misconduct

Akebono Brake Industry, which is under rehabilitation, said on Tuesday it found about 114,000 instances of misconduct at its factories in Japan. (Photo by Wataru Ito) 

TOKYO -- Japanese auto parts supplier Akebono Brake Industry said on Tuesday it found about 114,000 instances of misconduct, including the falsification of inspection data of brakes and their components.

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