Tesla has to recall more than a million cars

Tesla has to recall more than a million cars

American automaker Tesla has to recall about 1.1 million electric vehicles produced in the United States. This goes to print on Thursday report and the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA).

The reason for the detailed recall is a software bug that could pose a risk of injury when windows are automatically closed.

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According to the report of the US authorities, models of types S, X, Y and 3 sold in the US from the construction years 2017 to 2022 are affected. In regular tests, these did not meet the legal safety requirements for a direct window. systems. In particular, the sensors have repeatedly failed to detect obstacles, which is why there is a risk of fingers or feet being caught. In addition, the windows can be closed with great force and speed.

The electric car group owned by multi-billionaire Elon Musk had identified the error itself. Note that this is also done at the discretion of the car manufacturer. Now the problem should be solved as soon as possible with a software update. According to the company, there were also no injuries due to the error. As of Sept. 16, Tesla had received no reports of “accidents, injuries, or deaths related to this condition,” the report said.