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Auto Industry Jitters Drive Down Stock Prices

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Auto Industry Jitters Drive Down Stock Prices

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Auto Industry Jitters Drive Down Stock Prices

Auto Industry Jitters Drive Down Stock Prices

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Worry that the U.S. auto industry could collapse has added to recession jitters on Wall Street. The Dow Jones industrial average finished down nearly 430 points Wednesday, falling below the 8,000 mark — levels not seen since 2003.