Ruban Phukan writes in the article, How AI and IIoT Are Making the Auto Industry More Aware, that automotive industry could take advantage of predictive maintenance after the cars have left the factory. One of the things IIoT helps companies with is predictive maintenance. However, why limit the predictivity to the factory floor. Recalling cars after they have left the factory cost manufacturers billions of dollars. By detecting anomalies early and by that prevent a serious breakdown is both important for saving money as well as not letting customers lose trust in the products.