Failure mode & effect Analysis (FMEA)

An Engineering technique for system reliability improvement. FMEA refers to a structural tool to identify potential failures at component level, the causes of these failures, and effect these failures will have on the operation of the system. Steps: 1. Determine product & gather associated data. 2. List all the possible failure modes. This is a […]

Vanila ice cream stopped my car

Sound crazy!!! Isn’t it. Go through an amazing piece of case study of root cause analysis, how a Pontiac car owner surfaced an interesting issue which is hard to believe. A complaint was received by the Pontiac Division of General Motors: ‘This is the second time I have written to you, and I don’t blame […]