Tesla China recalls more than 1.1 million cars!
A few days ago, Tesla Motors (Beijing) Co., Ltd. and Tesla (Shanghai) Co., Ltd. filed with the State Administration for Market Regulation in accordance with the requirements of the “Regulations on the Administration of the Recall of Defective Automobile Products” and the “Implementation Measures for the Regulations on the Administration of the Recall of Defective Automobile Products”. recall plan.
Starting from May 29, 2023, some imported Model S, Model X, Model 3 and domestically produced Model 3 and Model Y vehicles with a production date between January 12, 2019 and April 24, 2023 will be recalled, totaling 1,104,622 vehicles .
The vehicles within the scope of this recall do not allow the driver to choose the energy regenerative braking strategy; at the same time, the driver may not provide enough reminders when the driver depresses the accelerator pedal deeply for a long time. The superposition of the above factors may increase the probability of mistakenly stepping on the accelerator pedal for a long time, which may increase the risk of collision and pose a safety hazard.
This recall was carried out when the State Administration for Market Regulation initiated a defect investigation. Affected by the investigation, Tesla Motors (Beijing) Co., Ltd. and Tesla (Shanghai) Co., Ltd. plan to push newly developed functions for vehicles within the scope of the recall through vehicle remote upgrade (OTA) technology, so as to reduce the Depressing the accelerator pedal leads to a collision risk caused by excessive speed. Features include:
(1) On vehicles that do not have the option of regenerative braking intensity, provide an option to allow the driver to select the regenerative braking intensity;
(2) Adjust the factory default state of the vehicle energy regenerative braking strategy;
(3) A reminder is issued when the driver depresses the accelerator pedal deeply for a long time.
Tesla Motors (Beijing) Co., Ltd. and Tesla (Shanghai) Co., Ltd. will notify the relevant car owners by registered mail, SMS, etc. to arrange recall and repair matters. Users can dial Tesla’s customer service hotline: 400-910-0707 for consultation through mobile phones and landline phones. In addition, you can also log on to the websites www.dpac.org.cn, www.recall.org.cn, and follow the WeChat public account (SAMRDPAC) to learn more information and report defect clues.