Ford Motor Co. stopped production at the Avon Lake, Ohio, plant Monday, Nov. 29. Production of the Mercury Villager and Nissan Quest was halted for inventory adjustment. The minivans will return to production on Monday, Dec. 13.
DaimlerChrysler also will have one of its van lines down for inventory adjustment. Production of the Ram Van and Ram Wagon in Windsor, Ontario, will be halted the week ending Dec. 11.