NHTSA wants Tesla to recall 158,000 Tegra 3-equipped vehicles

However, in the form of NHTSA, feeds, it is not satisfied with the strategy and sent a letter (PDF) to Tesla today, requesting the company to set up a recall, notifying owners of 158,000 Model S and Model X vehicles before March 2018. such as The letter explains that losing a touchscreen means losing control of the backup camera and controlling for things like defogging your windshield, which they argue could lead to accidents.

Like TechCrunch Pointing out, he also writes that “Tesla confirmed that all units would inevitably fail given the limited storage capacity of the memory device. Tesla provided its own statistical model Dell, which shows the estimated number of weekly MCU repairs from 2020 to 2028, which is projected to increase the replacement rate of MCU failures in early 2022 and gradually decline until full part turnover is completed in 2028. . “

The letter seeks a request from Tesla by January 27th. Earlier today Tesla openly promoted NHTSA’s five-star safety rating for the Model Y, but did not publicly comment on the recall request.