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All Greenlight locations will be closed on Monday, January 20 for MLK Jr Day. Starting Tuesday, January 21, all Bay Area Greenlight business hours will be Monday-Friday, 10am – 5pm and Saturday, 10am-2pm. You can still get support online, in the app, or through 24/7 phone support.

Vehicle inspections

San Francisco Bay Area

Activate your vehicle at an Uber Greenlight Hub or find an inspection center to schedule an annual vehicle inspection. Inspection requirements vary by city—get the details in SF, Oakland, and the Bay Area below.

Activate your vehicle

In San Francisco, all partners must pass a vehicle inspection at an Uber Greenlight Location before taking their first trip. This is free to do and takes less than 30 minutes.

Annual vehicle inspections


Download an inspection form

California law requires Uber partners to inspect their vehicle every year or 50,000 miles, whichever occurs first. Most inspection centers have forms available, but you may want to bring one just in case.


Find an inspection center

Uber partners with YourMechanic to provide free annual inspections when completed at a Greenlight location. Otherwise, schedule an inspection with a facility licensed by the California Bureau of Automotive Repair. Note that Uber does not cover inspection costs when performed by a third-party mechanic


Upload the completed form

Once you pass, upload the form and receipt to your account. Uber does not cover repairs or maintenance to pass an inspection.

San Francisco Bay Area

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