Microchip shortage hits 6 Ford factories
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The Chicago Assembly Plant is among six Ford manufacturing plants affected by a microchip shortage. | Getty

The biggest impact is on the F-150 pickup, and so far there’s only a minor slowdown planned in Chicago. The microchip shortage has forced Ford to curtail production at six manufacturing sites, but, so far, there’s been only a glancing blow in Chicago.

The main impact is on one of the company’s biggest moneymakers, its F-150 pickup. Ford ordered a two-week shutdown in Dearborn,...

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