Tesla ‘screen’ shock: 158 thousand vehicles to recall

Electric car manufacturer Tesladue to defective screens, 158 thousand is expected to recall the vehicle. Tesla’s failed touchscreen problem, National Highway Traffic Safety Administration ‘Ni also set in motion.

Touchscreen issue is thought to be causing an accident

National Highway Traffic Safety AdministrationDue to potentially dangerous screen malfunctions from Tesla 158.000 wants him to pull back his vehicle. This demand, Tesla 2012from 2018some up to Model S and 2016‘from 2018up to Model X covers their cars.

Problem first NHTSAIt started with an investigation, after receiving complaints about Tesla’s problematic touch screens. Rear view Since the video of the camera was displayed on this screen, it was thought that failure of it while driving could cause an accident.

For this reason, a letter was sent to Tesla on January 13 regarding the issue. In the letter NHTSATesla’s display problems in the media control unit (MCU) flash drive He stated that it was caused by his problems and that this caused him to fail prematurely. In addition to the subject TeslaIt is admitted that it has implemented several wireless updates to alleviate some problems, but the updates are believed to be insufficient.

Also in the letter, Tesla with NHTSA of previous correspondence on the subject is also mentioned. As a result Tesla, all MCU units will inevitably fail one day, their supply 2022will peak early in the 2028He admits that it will gradually decline until almost the full cycle of parts is completed.

NHTSA now TeslaHe wants either to make a recall or to clearly state his decision beyond past explanations.

The problem also left the company in a difficult situation. Last week Jeff Bezosby passing richest person in the world Elon Musk, who is the owner of the title, fell to the second place after this development. Elon Musk lost $ 13.5 billion in 1 day.

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