Tesla recalls more than 1 million vehicles because windows can pinch fingers

9/24/2022 4:32:00 AM

Tesla issues recalls for more than 1 million cars to update 'pinching' window software.

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Tesla issues recalls for more than 1 million cars to update 'pinching' window software.

Tesla is recalling nearly 1.1 million vehicles in the U.S. because the windows can pinch a person’s fingers when being rolled up.

Tesla issues more than 1 million car recalls to update window softwareTesla recalls more than 1 million U.S. vehicles to update window reversing software so it doesn't pinch fingers.Anthony Jackson, USA TODAYis recalling nearly 1.1 million of its vehicles due to an automatic window safety issue that can cause a person's fingers to be pinched.

The electric vehicle manufacturer informed the National Highway Traffic Safety Administrationvia a letter Wednesday that it would perform an over-the-air software update of the automatic window reversal system.NHTSA said a closing window without the proper automatic reversing system may exert excessive force by pinching a driver or passenger before retracting, increasing the risk of injury.

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What's Up With Tesla Wait Times In China?Supplementing the article below, note the following comment from José Pontes in his latest China EV sales report (which he publishes monthly). In this comment, aside from references to EV sales standings for the year

Report: Estimated Tesla Order Backlog Decreased By 8% In A WeekThe latest update on Tesla 's order backlog and wait times shows that the decline continues towards potentially the lowest level so far this year. Global inventory Tesla 4 days. Rest of the car OEM generally 90+ days. Tesla don’t want half a year-1 year wait times on some trims. So this is actually good news. Reason to less backlog: growth 50% y/y for several years. When prod exc demand. -Adjust record margins. Playbook.

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Hide Caption Tesla issues more than 1 million car recalls to update window software Tesla recalls more than 1 million U.his latest China EV sales report (which he publishes monthly).414,000 on August 31 .: Steven Loveday A man in Australia punched a Tesla multiple times, though he says he doesn't remember any of it.

S. vehicles to update window reversing software so it doesn't pinch fingers. “Tesla’s midsize sedan should bounce back in September, likely to #8, but considering that 12 months ago the Model 3 was 2nd, with some 90,000 registrations, we can see that deliveries have dropped a significant 26% YoY. Anthony Jackson, USA TODAY is recalling nearly 1. The number of 381,000 cars, compared to Tesla's manufacturing capacity, is equivalent to about 93 days of production - down from 102 at the end of August.1 million of its vehicles due to an automatic window safety issue that can cause a person's fingers to be pinched. Price cut, anyone?…” However, note that refers to the Model 3, which went from 92,755 sales in China in the first 8 months of 2021 to 69,025 sales in the first 8 months of 2022, but Model Y sales went from 59,900 sales to 172,711 sales in the same period. The electric vehicle manufacturer  informed the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration via a letter Wednesday that it would perform an over-the-air software update of the automatic window reversal system. As he was walking away from the area, a red Tesla EV was heading toward him.

NHTSA said a closing window without the proper automatic reversing system may exert excessive force by pinching a driver or passenger before retracting, increasing the risk of injury. José also noted that Tesla had 10% of Chinese plugin vehicle sales in the first 8 months of 2021 but 7% of Chinese plugin vehicle sales in the first 8 months of 2022. "Hi everybody. The recall covers some 2017-2022 Model 3, 2020-2021 Model Y, and 2021-2022 Model S and Model X vehicles. The issue will be handled like a software bug, with an update alert coming to their apps and screens, not a visit to a shop or dealer. Now let’s get to what’s happening with Tesla vehicle wait times for new buyers in China. Netflix, Hello Fresh and heated seats?: Automakers want in on your monthly subscription costs Tesla reported it found the problem during production testing last month." If we check the details, it turns out that the situation in California is not changing that much. Owners will be notified via letter starting Nov. Most investors know that China is an important market, and the shift to reduced wait times on may or may not be significant when considering the company’s share price. Depending on the availability of parts, the repairs can sometimes take months.

15.  Tesla also said starting Sept. Some of Tesla’s wait times in China were dropped by more than a month, with all models now bearing a minimum estimated delivery of just one week and a maximum of 10 weeks. 13, vehicles in production and in pre-delivery received a software update that sets the power-operated window function to the requirements. The car manufacturer said it was not aware of any warranty claims, field reports, crashes, injuries, or deaths in connection to the recall. Now, all Model Y and Model 3 variants have estimated delivery times as low as one week. TESLA CEO accused of fraud: . He pleaded guilty to a charge of criminal battery, disorderly conduct in public, and"breaching a community order.