2020 TESLA Model 3

These recalls apply to the make, model, and year of your car – and should be fixed as soon as possible.

12 Recalls for 2020 TESLA Model 3

Recall Date Component Summary
April 18, 2022 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM: INSTRUMENT CLUSTER/PANEL

Tesla, Inc. (Tesla) is recalling certain 2018-2022 Model 3 Performance vehicles. The unit of speed (mph or km/h) may fail to display on the speedometer while in Track Mode. As such, these vehicles fail to comply with the requirements of Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard number 101, “Control and Displays.”

Remedy:

Tesla will perform an over-the-air (OTA) software update, free of charge. Owner notification letters are expected to be mailed June 6, 2022. Owners may contact Tesla customer service at 1-877-798-3752. Tesla’s number for this recall is SB-22-00-008.

April 12, 2022 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:SOFTWARE | FORWARD COLLISION AVOIDANCE: WARNINGS:EXTERNAL/PEDESTRIAN ALERT

Tesla, Inc. (Tesla) is recalling certain 2020-2022 Model Y, Model X, Model S, and 2017-2022 Model 3 vehicles. The Boombox function allows sounds to be played through an external speaker while the vehicle is in motion, which may obscure the Pedestrian Warning System (PWS) sounds. As such, these vehicles fail to comply with the requirements of Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard number 141, “Minimum Sound Requirements for Hybrid and Electric Vehicles.”

Remedy:

Tesla will perform an over-the-air (OTA) software update that will disable the Boombox functionality when the vehicle is in Drive, Neutral and Reverse modes, including Summon and Smart Summon, free of charge. Owner notification letters are expected to be mailed June 6, 2022. Owners may contact Tesla customer service at 1-877-798-3752. Tesla’s number for this recall is SB-22-00-003. Note: This recall supersedes recall 22V-063. Vehicles configured with Summon or Smart Summon and already remedied under 22V-063 will need to have the new remedy software installed.

March 18, 2022 BACK OVER PREVENTION:DISPLAY FUNCTION

Tesla, Inc. (Tesla) is recalling certain 2018-2019 Model S, Model X, and 2017-2020 Model 3 vehicles equipped with Autopilot Computer 2.5 and operating certain firmware releases. The rearview image may not immediately display when the vehicle begins to reverse. As such, these vehicles fail to comply with the requirements of Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard number 111, “Rear Visibility.”

Remedy:

Tesla will perform an over-the-air (OTA) software update, free of charge. Owner notification letters are expected to be mailed May 17, 2022. Owners may contact Tesla customer service at 1-877-798-3752. Tesla’s number for this recall is SB-22-00-004.

February 4, 2022 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:SOFTWARE | FORWARD COLLISION AVOIDANCE: WARNINGS:EXTERNAL/PEDESTRIAN ALERT

Tesla, Inc. (Tesla) is recalling certain 2020-2022 Model S, Model X, Model Y, and 2017-2022 Model 3 vehicles. The Boombox function allows sounds to be played through an external speaker while the vehicle is in motion, which may obscure the Pedestrian Warning System (PWS) sounds. As such, these vehicles fail to comply with the requirements of Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard number 141, “Minimum Sound Requirements for Hybrid and Electric Vehicles.”

Remedy:

Tesla will perform an over-the-air (OTA) software update that will disable the Boombox functionality when the vehicle is in Drive, Neutral and Reverse modes, free of charge. Owner notification letters are expected to be mailed April 5, 2022. Owners may contact Tesla customer service at 1-877-798-3752. Tesla’s number for this recall is SB-22-00-003.

February 1, 2022 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:SOFTWARE | SEAT BELTS:FRONT

Tesla, Inc. (Tesla) is recalling certain 2021-2022 Model S and Model X, 2017-2022 Model 3, and 2020-2022 Model Y vehicles. The audible chime may not activate when the vehicle starts and the driver has not buckled their seat belt. As such, these vehicles fail to comply with the requirements of Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard number 208, “Occupant Crash Protection.”

Remedy:

Tesla will perform an over-the-air (OTA) software update, free of charge. Owner notification letters are expected to be mailed April 1, 2022. Owners may contact Tesla customer service at 1-877-798-3752. Tesla’s number for this recall is SB-22-00-002.

January 27, 2022 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:ADAS:AUTONOMOUS/SELF DRIVING:SOFTWARE

Tesla, Inc. (Tesla) is recalling certain 2016-2022 Model S and Model X, 2017-2022 Model 3, and 2020-2022 Model Y vehicles. The “rolling stop” functionality available as part of the Full Self-Driving (Beta) software may allow the vehicle to travel through an all-way stop intersection without first coming to a stop.

Remedy:

Tesla will perform an over-the-air (OTA) software update that disables the “rolling stop” functionality, free of charge. Owner notification letters are expected to be mailed March 28, 2022. Owners may contact Tesla customer service at 1-877-798-3752. Tesla’s number for this recall is SB-22-00-001.

December 21, 2021 BACK OVER PREVENTION: SENSING SYSTEM: CAMERA | ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:WIRING: REAR COMPARTMENT/TRUNK | VISIBILITY:REARVIEW MIRRORS/DEVICES:INTERIOR

Tesla, Inc. (Tesla) is recalling all 2017-2020 Model 3 vehicles. The rearview camera cable harness may be damaged by the opening and closing of the trunk lid, preventing the rearview camera image from displaying.

Remedy:

Tesla Service will inspect and install a guide protector and new cable harness as necessary, free of charge. Owner notification letters are expected to be mailed February 18, 2022. Owners may contact Tesla customer service at 1-877-798-3752. Tesla’s number for this recall is SB-21-17-008.

October 29, 2021 FORWARD COLLISION AVOIDANCE: AUTOMATIC EMERGENCY BRAKING | FORWARD COLLISION AVOIDANCE: SENSING SYSTEM: CAMERA | FORWARD COLLISION AVOIDANCE: WARNINGS | FORWARD COLLISION AVOIDANCE:SOFTWARE

Tesla, Inc. (Tesla) is recalling certain 2017-2021 Model S, Model 3, Model X, and 2020-2021 Model Y vehicles operating software version 2021.36.5.2. A communication error may cause false forward-collision warning (FCW) or unexpected activation of the automatic emergency brake (AEB) system.

Remedy:

Tesla Service has released an over the air (OTA) software update, free of charge. Owner notification letters are expected to be mailed December 28, 2021. Owners may contact Tesla customer service at 1-877-798-3752. Tesla’s number for this recall is SB-21-00-004.

October 25, 2021 SUSPENSION:CRITICAL FASTENERS | SUSPENSION:FRONT

Tesla, Inc. (Tesla) is recalling certain 2020-2021 Model Y and 2019-2021 Model 3 vehicles. The front suspension lateral link fasteners may loosen, allowing the lateral link to separate from the sub-frame.

Remedy:

Tesla Service will tighten or replace the lateral link fasteners as necessary, free of charge. Owner notification letters are expected to be mailed December 24, 2021. Owners may contact Tesla customer service at 1-877-798-3752. Tesla’s number for this recall is SB-21-31-003.

October 25, 2021 AIR BAGS:SIDE/WINDOW:CURTAIN

Tesla, Inc. (Tesla) is recalling certain 2020-2021 Model 3 vehicles. The left and/or right side curtain air bag may have been improperly secured to the roof rail, which could result in a twisted air bag. As such, these vehicles fail to comply with the requirements of Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard numbers 214, “Side Impact Protection” and 226, “Ejection Mitigation.”

Remedy:

Tesla Service will inspect and realign the left and right side curtain air bag as necessary, free of charge. Owner notification letters are expected to be mailed December 24, 2021. Owners may contact Tesla customer service at 1-877-798-3752. Tesla’s number for this recall is SB-21-20-006.

May 25, 2021 SEAT BELTS | SEAT BELTS:CRITICAL FASTENERS

Tesla, Inc. (Tesla) is recalling certain 2018-2020 Model 3 and 2019-2021 Model Y vehicles. One or both fasteners that secure the front seat shoulder belt to the b-pillar may not be properly attached.

Remedy:

Tesla Service will inspect and repair both fasteners if necessary, free of charge. The manufacturer has not yet provided a schedule for recall notification. Owners may contact Tesla customer service online by visiting www.tesla.com/support/contact or by calling 1-877-79-TESLA (or 1-877-798-3752). Tesla’s number for this recall is SB-21-20-001.

May 25, 2021 SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:CRITICAL FASTENERS | SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:FOUNDATION COMPONENTS:DISC:CALIPER

Tesla, Inc. (Tesla) is recalling certain 2019-2021 Model 3 and 2020-2021 Model Y vehicles. The brake caliper bolts may be loose, allowing the brake caliper to separate and contact the wheel rim.

Remedy:

Tesla Service will inspect and tighten, or replace the caliper bolts as necessary, free of charge. The manufacturer has not yet provided a schedule for owner notification. Owners may contact Tesla customer service online by visiting www.tesla.com/support/contact or by calling 1-877-79-TESLA (or 1-877-798-3752). Tesla’s number for this recall is SB-21-33-002.

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0 Complaints sent to the Center for Auto Safety for 2020 TESLA Model 3

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50 Complaints submitted to NHTSA for 2020 TESLA Model 3

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Date Component  
AIR BAGS | SEAT BELTS
ODI Number: 11413662
VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11413277
STEERING | SUSPENSION
ODI Number: 11407536
UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 11406088
UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 11406059
STRUCTURE:BODY
ODI Number: 11404496
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM | STEERING | UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 11402970
STEERING | SUSPENSION
ODI Number: 11400003
SUSPENSION
ODI Number: 11397146
LANE DEPARTURE: ASSIST | LANE DEPARTURE: WARNING | UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 11396830
FORWARD COLLISION AVOIDANCE: ADAPTIVE CRUISE CONTROL
ODI Number: 11394497
STEERING | SUSPENSION
ODI Number: 11395456
STEERING | SUSPENSION
ODI Number: 11390525
FORWARD COLLISION AVOIDANCE: AUTOMATIC EMERGENCY BRAKING | FORWARD COLLISION AVOIDANCE: WARNINGS | FUEL/PROPULSION SYSTEM
ODI Number: 11387215
SEATS
ODI Number: 11385765
SUSPENSION
ODI Number: 11384742
STEERING | SUSPENSION
ODI Number: 11377242
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM | FORWARD COLLISION AVOIDANCE: WARNINGS | VISIBILITY/WIPER
ODI Number: 11376292
BACK OVER PREVENTION: WARNINGS | FORWARD COLLISION AVOIDANCE: AUTOMATIC EMERGENCY BRAKING | UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 11373812
STEERING | SUSPENSION
ODI Number: 11366213
SUSPENSION
ODI Number: 11364744
SUSPENSION
ODI Number: 11364732
STRUCTURE:BODY | SUSPENSION
ODI Number: 11363371
STEERING | SUSPENSION
ODI Number: 11363279
UNKNOWN OR OTHER | VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL
ODI Number: 11363383
SERVICE BRAKES | VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL
ODI Number: 11354761
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
ODI Number: 11354604
STEERING | SUSPENSION
ODI Number: 11351731
SERVICE BRAKES | VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL
ODI Number: 11351690
UNKNOWN OR OTHER | VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL
ODI Number: 11351949
STEERING | SUSPENSION | WHEELS
ODI Number: 11337132
VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL
ODI Number: 11328443
EXTERIOR LIGHTING
ODI Number: 11327846
STRUCTURE:BODY
ODI Number: 11325738
SERVICE BRAKES | UNKNOWN OR OTHER | VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL
ODI Number: 11324811
VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL
ODI Number: 11321905
FUEL/PROPULSION SYSTEM | VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL
ODI Number: 11324541
AIR BAGS
ODI Number: 11320208
UNKNOWN OR OTHER | VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL
ODI Number: 11307630
VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL
ODI Number: 11306855
SERVICE BRAKES | UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 11302127
VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL
ODI Number: 11299347
EXTERIOR LIGHTING | SERVICE BRAKES
ODI Number: 11300192
SERVICE BRAKES | VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL
ODI Number: 11301406
VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL
ODI Number: 11300110
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM | SERVICE BRAKES | VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL
ODI Number: 11297817
STEERING | UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 11297042
SUSPENSION
ODI Number: 11289967
VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL
ODI Number: 11291194
UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 11291019
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48 Service Alerts for 2020 TESLA Model 3

Date Description
April 29, 2022 251000 ELECTRONIC STABILITY CONTROL:AUTOMATIC (ASC)

Some Heat Pump Model 3 vehicles were built without a hydraulic control unit (HCU) wake-up wire, and in rare circumstances, braking and stability control related alerts may appear on the instrument cluster and touchscreen during the vehicle

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

April 29, 2022 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

Some Heat Pump Model 3 vehicles were built without a hydraulic control unit (HCU) wake-up wire, and in rare circumstances, braking and stability control related alerts may appear on the instrument cluster and touchscreen during the vehicle

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

April 29, 2022 251000 ELECTRONIC STABILITY CONTROL:AUTOMATIC (ASC)

Some Model 3 vehicles were built without a hydraulic control unit (HCU) wake-up wire, and in rare circumstances, braking and stability control related alerts may appear on the instrument cluster and touchscreen during the vehicle power-on p

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

December 8, 2021 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

On certain Model S, Model X, and Fremont-built Model 3 vehicles, the Printed Circuit Board (PCB) for the RH side repeater camera may lose electrical continuity over time, resulting in premature failure of the camera.

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

December 8, 2021 280000 BACK OVER PREVENTION

On certain Model S, Model X, and Fremont-built Model 3 vehicles, the Printed Circuit Board (PCB) for the RH side repeater camera may lose electrical continuity over time, resulting in premature failure of the camera.

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

December 8, 2021 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

On certain Model S, Model X, and Fremont-built Model 3 vehicles, the Printed Circuit Board (PCB) for the LH side repeater camera may lose electrical continuity over time, resulting in premature failure of the camera.

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

December 8, 2021 280000 BACK OVER PREVENTION

On certain Model S, Model X, and Fremont-built Model 3 vehicles, the Printed Circuit Board (PCB) for the LH side repeater camera may lose electrical continuity over time, resulting in premature failure of the camera.

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

March 16, 2022 070000 FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE

Certain Model 3 and Model Y vehicles may be equipped with refrigerant pressure/temperature (P/T) sensors in the heat pump that can fault over time.

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

March 3, 2022 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

On certain Model S, Model X, and Fremont-built Model 3 vehicles, the Printed Circuit Board (PCB) for the LH and RH side repeater cameras may lose electrical continuity over time, resulting in premature failure of the cameras.

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

December 8, 2021 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

On certain Model S, Model X, and Fremont-built Model 3 vehicles, the Printed Circuit Board (PCB) for the RH side repeater camera may lose electrical continuity over time, resulting in premature failure of the camera.

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

December 8, 2021 280000 BACK OVER PREVENTION

On certain Model S, Model X, and Fremont-built Model 3 vehicles, the Printed Circuit Board (PCB) for the RH side repeater camera may lose electrical continuity over time, resulting in premature failure of the camera.

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

December 8, 2021 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

On certain Model S, Model X, and Fremont-built Model 3 vehicles, the Printed Circuit Board (PCB) for the LH side repeater camera may lose electrical continuity over time, resulting in premature failure of the camera.

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

December 8, 2021 280000 BACK OVER PREVENTION

On certain Model S, Model X, and Fremont-built Model 3 vehicles, the Printed Circuit Board (PCB) for the LH side repeater camera may lose electrical continuity over time, resulting in premature failure of the camera.

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

July 10, 2021 062000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:COOLING SYSTEM

Certain Model 3 and Model Y vehicles may be equipped with refrigerant pressure/temperature (P/T) sensors in the heat pump that can fault over time.

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

July 2, 2021 010000 STEERING

On certain Model 3, Model Y, and Model X vehicles, there may be a water ingress path to both front upper control arm ball joints that, over time, could possibly lead to surface corrosion of these ball joints. This may result in a creaking s

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

July 2, 2021 020000 SUSPENSION

On certain Model 3, Model Y, and Model X vehicles, there may be a water ingress path to both front upper control arm ball joints that, over time, could possibly lead to surface corrosion of these ball joints. This may result in a creaking s

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

July 1, 2021 020000 SUSPENSION

On certain Model 3, Model Y, and Model X vehicles, there may be a water ingress path to both front upper control arm ball joints that, over time, could possibly lead to surface corrosion of these ball joints. This may result in a creaking s

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

January 22, 2021 350000 EQUIPMENT

On some Model 3 vehicles, the body joint sealant on the outer rear quarter panels are missing or were not properly applied, causing water ingress to the trunk compartment.

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

November 3, 2020 350000 EQUIPMENT

On certain Model 3 vehicles, an open electrical circuit or short to ground near connectors X950 or X952 may display a restart alert on the touchscreen, or prevent the vehicle from starting altogether.

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

March 5, 2021 070000 FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE

Certain Model 3 and Model Y vehicles may be equipped with refrigerant pressure/temperature (P/T) sensors in the heat pump that can fault over time.

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

March 5, 2021 070000 FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE

Certain Model 3 and Model Y vehicles may be equipped with refrigerant pressure/temperature (P/T) sensors in the heat pump that can fault over time.

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

March 1, 2021 070000 FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE

Certain Model 3 and Model Y vehicles may be equipped with refrigerant pressure/temperature (P/T) sensors in the heat pump that can fault over time.

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

February 5, 2021 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

Some Model 3 and Model Y vehicles may be equipped with refrigerant pressure/temperature (P/T) sensors in the heat pump that can fault over time.

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

January 22, 2021 160000 STRUCTURE

On some Model 3 vehicles, the body joint sealant on the outer rear quarter panels are missing or were not properly applied, causing water ingress to the trunk compartment.

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

November 3, 2020 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

On certain Model 3 vehicles, an open electrical circuit or short to ground near connectors X950 or X952 may display a restart alert on the touchscreen, or prevent the vehicle from starting altogether.

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

August 14, 2020 020000 SUSPENSION

Certain Model 3 vehicles were manufactured with LH front damper assemblies that do not meet internal specifications, which may result in elevated NVH (Noise, Vibration, and Harshness) from the front of the vehicle.

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

August 3, 2020 020000 SUSPENSION

Certain Model 3 vehicles were manufactured with RH front damper assemblies that do not meet internal specifications, which may result in elevated NVH (Noise, Vibration, and Harshness) from the front of the vehicle.

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

September 21, 2020 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

On some Model 3 and Model Y vehicles, the Occupant Classification System (OCS) signal might be affected by electrical interference in the seat harness, causing the airbag indicator to display on the touchscreen.

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

September 21, 2020 140000 AIR BAGS

On some Model 3 and Model Y vehicles, the Occupant Classification System (OCS) signal might be affected by electrical interference in the seat harness, causing the airbag indicator to display on the touchscreen.

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

June 23, 2020 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

Certain Model 3 and Model Y vehicles may have a loosened fastener inside the HV battery assembly, which could cause the HV battery to power down.

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

June 9, 2020 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

Some Model 3 and Model Y vehicles might have a charge port door that is overflush (protrudes in comparison) to the LH taillight assembly.

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

June 9, 2020 350000 EQUIPMENT

Some Model 3 and Model Y vehicles might have a charge port door that is overflush (protrudes in comparison) to the LH taillight assembly.

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

April 29, 2020 010000 STEERING

On some Model 3 and Model Y vehicles, the upper steering column bolt may not be installed according to internal specifications, which could cause excessive play between the steering wheel and steering column.

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

April 28, 2020 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

On some Model 3 and Model Y vehicles, the Occupant Classification System (OCS) signal might be affected by electrical interference in the seat harness, causing the airbag indicator to display on the touchscreen.

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

April 28, 2020 140000 AIR BAGS

On some Model 3 and Model Y vehicles, the Occupant Classification System (OCS) signal might be affected by electrical interference in the seat harness, causing the airbag indicator to display on the touchscreen.

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

April 24, 2020 030000 BRAKES (PWS)

On some Model 3 and Model Y vehicles, the brake caliper bolts may not have been torqued to internal specifications.

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

April 21, 2020 030000 BRAKES (PWS)

On some Model 3 and Model Y vehicles, the brake caliper bolts may not have been torqued to internal specifications.

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

April 9, 2020 220000 SEATS

Certain Model Y vehicles might have been built with 2nd row seat back panels (left, center, and right) that did not meet internal specifications, resulting in the panels not being flush with the 2nd row seat.

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

October 29, 2020 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

On certain Model 3 vehicles, an open electrical circuit or short to ground near connectors X950 or X952 may display a restart alert on the touchscreen, or prevent the vehicle from starting altogether.

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

October 29, 2020 350000 EQUIPMENT

On certain Model 3 vehicles, an open electrical circuit or short to ground near connectors X950 or X952 may display a restart alert on the touchscreen, or prevent the vehicle from starting altogether.

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

March 10, 2020 022000 SUSPENSION:REAR

On some Model 3 vehicles, the LH and/or RH rear damper top mount bolts were not fastened according to internal specifications and may create noise, vibration, and harshness.

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

March 10, 2020 350000 EQUIPMENT

On some Model 3 vehicles, the LH and/or RH rear damper top mount bolts were not fastened according to internal specifications and may create noise, vibration, and harshness.

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

March 10, 2020 356000 EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE/MOBILITY

On some Model 3 vehicles, the LH and/or RH rear damper top mount bolts were not fastened according to internal specifications and may create noise, vibration, and harshness.

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

March 9, 2020 350000 EQUIPMENT

On certain Model 3 vehicles, the image from the rear facing camera might not be displayed on the touchscreen.

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

March 9, 2020 356000 EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE/MOBILITY

On certain Model 3 vehicles, the image from the rear facing camera might not be displayed on the touchscreen.

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

March 9, 2020 280000 BACK OVER PREVENTION

On certain Model 3 vehicles, the image from the rear facing camera might not be displayed on the touchscreen.

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

March 4, 2020 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

Certain Model 3 vehicles were configured with incorrect shunt resistance hex values that can affect charging capacity and range performance.

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

March 4, 2020 356000 EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE/MOBILITY

Certain Model 3 vehicles were configured with incorrect shunt resistance hex values that can affect charging capacity and range performance.

Click to view a copy of the full alert on NHTSA's website (select "Manufacturer Communication")

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