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Tesla Recalls Vehicles Reason: Tesla is recalling more than 80,000 imported cars made in China since the beginning of 2013 over issues with engine software and seat belts, the Chinese market regulator said.China Market Regulator) has issued a statement on Friday saying that the US-based electric car (Electric Vehicles) The manufacturer has recalled 67,698 Model S and Model X cars imported into China between September 25, 2013 and November 21, 2020 due to software problems affecting the battery management system in the vehicles.
The Tesla company says that it will upgrade the software of the recalled vehicles. Tesla has also recalled 2,736 imported Model 3 cars manufactured between January and November 2019 and 10,127 China-made cars of the same model produced between October 14, 2019, and September 26, 2022. It was likely a faulty seat belt was the main reason. Which Tesla will double check and reinstall.
Company recalling so many vehicles
Tesla has recalled a total of 127,785 units of Model 3 cars in China, citing possible defects in semiconductor components. The company said in a public statement that Tesla is recalling more than 321,000 vehicles in the United States because the taillights may fail to illuminate intermittently. Texas-based Tesla said it will roll out an over-the-air update to fix the rear light problem.
Shares went to the lowest level of two years
The company said the recall was detected in late October after customer complaints, mainly from overseas markets, claimed that the vehicle’s taillights were not illuminating. The news came after the company recalled about 30,000 Model X cars in the United States on Friday over an issue that sent the company’s shares down nearly 3% to a two-year low.