Hardball Is Still Gm's Game

It's axiomatic in the auto industry that carmakers can't do well these days without wholehearted support from their suppliers. With sales robust, new models coming out, and factories running on overtime, suppliers are strapped to keep up. So how do parts makers feel about working with General Motors Corp.? Here's how one sums it up: "We're not gonna bust our fanny for [GM] anymore."

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