September 27, 2022

Tesla to Recall Over 1.1 Million US Vehicles Due to Window Reversal System Failure

Due to the window reversal system’s failure to react appropriately after detecting an obstruction, Tesla is recalling almost 1.1 million U.S. automobiles.

Tesla stated it will replace its automated window reversal system over the air, masking Mannequin 3, Mannequin Y, Mannequin S, and Mannequin X automobiles from 2017 to 2022.

In accordance to Tesla, the recall has not been the topic of any guarantee claims, area reviews, crashes, accidents, or fatalities.

The NHTSA says that closed home windows with out automated reversing techniques could exert extreme drive by pinching drivers or passengers earlier than retracting, inflicting harm.

In accordance to NHTSA, the automobiles didn’t meet the ability window standards of a federal motorized vehicle security normal.

In August, Tesla workers discovered that window automated reversal system efficiency had “greater than expected variations in response to pinch detection.”

Tesla concluded that the automobiles’ pinch detection and retraction efficiency within the check outcomes didn’t fulfill the necessities for automated reversing techniques necessities.

In accordance to Tesla, beginning in September, software program updates have been utilized to automobiles in manufacturing and pre-delivery,