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Vehicle Recalls

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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