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Tesla
# of Recalls Component Affected
2021 Tesla Model 3 2 Service Brakes, Hydraulic More Details
2021 Tesla Model Y 6 Seat Belts, Service Brakes, Hydraulic More Details
2020 Tesla Model 3 4 Seat Belts, Service Brakes, Hydraulic More Details
2020 Tesla Model Y 9 Seat Belts, Service Brakes, Hydraulic, Suspension, Exterior Lighting More Details
2019 Tesla Model 3 5 Seat Belts, Service Brakes, Hydraulic, Equipment More Details
2018 Tesla Model 3 2 Seat Belts More Details
2018 Tesla Model S 3 Exterior Lighting, Visibility, Back Over Prevention More Details
2018 Tesla Model X 3 Exterior Lighting, Visibility, Back Over Prevention More Details
2017 Tesla Model S 3 Exterior Lighting, Visibility, Back Over Prevention More Details
2017 Tesla Model X 5 Exterior Lighting, Visibility, Back Over Prevention, Seats, Parking Brake More Details
2016 Tesla Model S 6 Exterior Lighting, Visibility, Back Over Prevention, Air Bags, Steering, Parking Brake More Details
2016 Tesla Model X 8 Exterior Lighting, Visibility, Back Over Prevention, Structure, Steering, Seats, Parking Brake More Details
2015 Tesla Model S 7 Exterior Lighting, Visibility, Back Over Prevention, Air Bags, Steering, Parking Brake, Seat Belts More Details
2014 Tesla Model S 7 Exterior Lighting, Visibility, Back Over Prevention, Air Bags, Steering, Parking Brake, Seat Belts More Details
2013 Tesla Model S 9 Exterior Lighting, Visibility, Back Over Prevention, Steering, Air Bags, Parking Brake, Seat Belts, Equipment, Seats More Details
2012 Tesla Model S 7 Exterior Lighting, Visibility, Back Over Prevention, Steering, Parking Brake, Air Bags, Seat Belts More Details
2010 Tesla Roadster 1 Electrical System More Details
2008 Tesla Roadster 1 Wheels More Details

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Tesla Model 3 and Model Y recalls address seat belt issues

Certain vehicles built between 2018 and 2021 are covered by a pair of recalls

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Tesla recalls nearly 6,000 cars over potentially loose brake caliper bolts

The campaign covers some Model 3 sedans and Model Y crossovers

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Tesla recalls 134,951 U.S. vehicles following NHTSA pressure

The recall covers 2012-2018 Model S and 2016-2018 Model X vehicles

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NHTSA asks Tesla to recall 159,000 cars over touchscreen failure

Officials expect the failure rate will reach 100%

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Tesla issues two recalls covering 9,500 U.S. vehicles

The recalls cover the 2016 Model X and 2020 Model Y

Tesla Inc is issuing two recalls covering about 9,500 vehicles for roof trim that may separate and bolts that may not have been properly tightened. The larger recall covers 9,136 Model X cars from the 2016 model year, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) said https://static.nhtsa.gov/odi/rcl/2020/RCLRPT-20V710-9316.PDF on Wednesday. NHTSA said the front and spine cosmetic roof trim may have been adhered without first using primer, and one or both pieces of trim may separa

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Tesla to fix Model S, Model X touchscreens that go blank

Calls it a warranty adjustment program, not a recall

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Tesla recalls 15,000 Model X SUVs for power steering issue

The recall applies to 2016 model year X vehicles

Tesla Inc is recalling 15,000 Model X SUVs because of a potential issue that can lead to a loss of power steering assist that could make steering harder and increase the risk of a crash. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) and Transport Canada said aluminum bolts that attach the electric power steering gear assist motor to the gear housing may corrode and break causing a reduction or complete loss of power steering assist. The recall applies to 2016 model year X

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Tesla voluntarily recalls early Model S cars over power steering bolts

Says no accidents or injuries associated with the issue

Tesla Inc said on Thursday it was voluntarily recalling Model S sedans built before April 2016 in order to replace bolts in the power steering component.

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Tesla recalling 53,000 vehicles for parking brake issue

Model S and Model X are affected.

The issue stems from a third-party supplier, Brembo.

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New Tesla, McLaren, and Ferrari models added to Takata recall list

These are late-model cars that have been built since the recall started.

The recall also expands to cover Ferrari's entire lineup.

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Tesla recalls 2,000 NEMA 14-30 charging adapters

The cause? Overheating.

Replacements are coming.

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Recharge Wrap-up: Qiantu K50 roadster EV in US, SolarCity undervalued before Tesla purchase

Nissan gifts young environmentalist with Nissan Leaf; VW recalls CNG cars in EU.

Nissan gives viral video subject a Nissan Leaf. Lazard made a mistake when it calculated Solarcity's value. VW is recalling 30,000 CNG cars. Qiantu plans to sell the K50 in the US.

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Recharge Wrap-up: Tesla projection mapping video, Ford Focus Electric recall

XL Hybrids gets CARB voucher approval; Future Mobility to sell EVs by 2020.

Mindconsole video features the Tesla Model S. CARB approves vouchers for XL Hybrids conversions. Future Mobility has big EV sales plans. Ford recalls the Focus Electric.

Feds investigate Tesla Autopilot fatality

NHTSA is investigating the Tesla Model S and its Autopilot feature after a fatality in May.

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Recharge Wrap-up: Tesla rainbow charging port, dandelion tires

Ford employs SCR in EU diesels; Total buys Saft.

Tesla owner discovers charging port trick. Ford uses cleaner diesel technology in Europe. Continental explores dandelion rubber tires. Total buys battery maker Saft.

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The 5 Weirdest Recalls of 2015

It was a year of weird recalls and tiny repair campaigns. Now that it's nearly over, let’s look back at five of the most bizarre recalls of 2015.

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Some of Tesla's Model S recall checks are pretty lo-fi

A Tesla owner demonstrates the lo-fi check for the potential front seat belt pretensioner issue in the Model S.