The following video is part of our "Motley Fool Conversations" series, in which the Fool's Brendan Byrnes and Andrew Tonner discuss topics around the investing world.

In today's edition, Brendan and Andrew discuss the auto industry, which is a product-driven industry. That's why it's critically important that an automaker delivers good, reliable vehicles. A recent JDPower survey lists automakers based on the quality of their three-year-old cars. There were some surprises on the list, including impressive showings from the two biggest domestic automakers. Find out what this all means for investors.

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