A few days ago, the State Administration of Markets and Regulations issued a notice on the state of automobile safety and recall in 2018, showing that in 2018, a total of 221 car recalls were carried out, involving 1,512,800 defective vehicles. In the past five years, China has implemented 220 car recalls per year, with an average recall of less than two days. The implementation of the recall has become a normalization activity for automobile manufacturers.
From the nature of recall, in 2018, the number of recalls affected by the investigation by the State Administration of Markets was 59, accounting for 27% of the total number of recalls; the number of defective vehicles involved was 679,870, accounting for 54% of the total number of recalls. The defect investigation is still the discovery of vehicles. The main way of product defects.
From the perspective of the assembly, the airbag/seat belt related defects were recalled 50 times, involving 1,992,500 vehicles; 44 recalls due to engine-related defects, involving 3,417,700 vehicles.
According to the cause of the defect, 117 recalls due to design problems involved 9.566 million vehicles; recalled 100 times due to manufacturing problems, involving 2.776 million vehicles; recalled 2 times due to identification problems, involving 3461 vehicles; recalled 3 times for other reasons, It involved 69,400 vehicles.
The relevant person in charge of the State Administration of Markets said that automobile consumption is an important part of current overall consumption. In 2018, automobile consumption accounted for 26.8% of the total retail sales of consumer goods in China. This year, China will strengthen the analysis of the collection of defects. Increase the collection and monitoring of defect clues, collect consumer reports on possible defects in automotive products, collect clues of product defects from consumers by SMS, network, etc., monitor information on product safety at home and abroad, and promote the health of China's automobile consumption market. Steady development.
Carry out legislative research on the Motor Vehicle Safety Law. Implement the "Air Pollution Prevention and Control Law" requirements, speed up the motor vehicle emission recall legislative process, build a motor vehicle emission recall technical support system, establish problem clues in vehicle emission recalls, investigate and identify emission defects, conduct supervision and management of recalls, and discharge motor vehicles. zero