Tesla has recalled the Mannequin 3 and Mannequin Y in Australia to repair an issue with their tail lights.
“On account of a software program error, the hind lights on one or either side might not illuminate as supposed. If this happens throughout darkish situations, the visitors behind may have decreased visibility and will not be capable to determine the automobile,” Tesla says in its recall discover.
“Notice: Brake lamps, reverse lamps and switch sign lamps will not be affected by this situation and proceed to function as supposed.”
“If the visitors behind is unable to determine the automobile, it might improve the chance of an accident inflicting severe harm or loss of life to automobile occupants and different street customers.”
Somewhat than requiring a return to the supplier, the issue will be solved with an over-the-air software program replace that house owners obtain at house.
“The software program launch that comprises the treatment has deployed over-the-air (OTA) to all affected automobiles,” Tesla says.
“In case your automobile is operating software program model 2022.40.100 or 2022.40.1 or later, your automobile will not be topic to this situation. You’ll be able to affirm your automobile’s software program model by tapping ‘Controls’ > ‘Software program’ in your touchscreen.”
- A complete of 15,914 automobiles are included within the recall
- The unique recall discover is attached here
- A VIN listing of affected automobiles is attached here
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