DETROIT (AP) _ U.S. automakers scheduled the assembly of 163,216 cars in domestic factories this week, Ward's Automotive Reports said Thursday.

The automakers built 164,702 cars last week and 160,324 in the comparable week a year ago.

U.S. truck production schedules totaled 75,284 for the week, compared with 78,019 last week and 72,304 a year ago.

Canadian car production for the week was put at 12,190, compared with 17,683 built last week and 25,234 built a year ago.