Uber: Why does my account say disabled?

A simple 9 step guide for solving this common Uber problem quickly and effectively by GetHuman

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Your Uber account may be suspended for a number of different reasons. Once it is suspended, you'll be unable to sign into your account and request a ride. There are a few reasons you Uber account may not be working: If you are a passenger: 1. You were rated low via star ratings(if you fall below 4.6) 2. You have not updated the app 3. You have not updated your phone 4. You called Uber too many times and cancelled 5. There is a network outage 6. A driver reports you as inappropriate and did not follow passenger guidelines 7.
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You need to update your profile or email If you are a driver: 1. You were rated low via star ratings (if you fall below 4.6) 2. You have not given your account information 3. You have been inactive for more than 30 days 4. There is a network outage 5. A passenger reports you as inappropriate and did not driver safe 6.
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You need to update your background or car info Options to fix this problem: 1. Delete the app and re-download it
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2. Restart your phone
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3. Update the app and your phone
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4. Email support@uber.com
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To re-enable your account, you will need to email to support@uber.com with: 1. Copy of your photo ID in the same name as your account
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2. Photo of the credit card on your account with only the last four digits and your full name showing
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Set the subject of your email to "My account is suspended". Hopefully this helps- if not let me know and I can further assist you.
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Author:The GetHuman TeamJanuary 15th, 2016

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After thousands of Uber customers came to GetHuman in search of an answer to this problem, along with others, we decide it was high time to publish instructions. Here are just a few examples of the types of questions we were being asked or problems reported by users like you: Uber: Why does my account say disabled?; Hello i want to say that i got a problem in my uber i have * free rides my account is verified bu...; Unable to finish app for background check,in process of applying uber cant get process my driver...; can I use prepaid card for direct deposit; I didn't see where i put on the application where i put down who i was referred by. I do have th...; Hai. I paid the driver in cash for my last trip but my account shows the same as outstanding.plea...... So we put together this guide to try to help. It has 9 step(s) to it. It takes an average of 104 minutes to get through these steps according to other users, including time spent working through each step and contacting Uber. And we tried to include a checklist of information you'll need when you try to fix this yourself. Best of luck and please let us know if you successfully resolve your issue with this.

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