Before we look at vehicle recalls being good or bad, we need to understand what exactly makes a recall. This is information straight from Volkswagen defining what a recall is.
Remedies defects relating to motor vehicle safety or emissions, and non-compliances with motor vehicle safety standards and emissions standards. Also customers are notified of the recall, and they do not expire.
Now that we have a little better understanding of what makes a recall, today I will give you my take. I also go on a little bit of a rant in the car today.
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Join me in the Passat as we discuss:
- Cons of vehicle recalls for customers
- Pros of vehicle recalls for customers
- Why mechanics may hate recalls
- Why that can be stupid
- How recalls can be great for mechanic
- A Charles rant on mechanics
- and more
Trouble viewing? Watch “Do Mechanics Hate Vehicle Recalls? ~ Podcast Episode 90” on YouTube.
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