Report suggests 16% of Uber, Lyft vehicles have open safety recalls

WochitBusiness Published May 21, 2019 15 Plays $0.01 earned

Rumble / Trending NewsDigital Trends reports a new report from Consumer Reports says about one in six cars registered with Uber and Lyft have unaddressed safety recalls. The report, which looked at 94,000 rideshare vehicles registered in New York City and Seattle metropolitan areas, said 16.2% of the vehicles had one or more open recalls.
About 1.4% of the vehicles had open recalls associated with defective airbags from Japanese auto-parts manufacturer Takata.