Illustrative photo | source Tesla
Published on 15. 07. 2021
The fastening elements that secure the brake calipers to the stub axles may not have been tightened to the correct torque.
As a result, the movement of the wheels can be restricted and subsequently the tyres may lose pressure, increasing the risk of an accident.
The Tesla Model Y vehicles affected by this recall were manufactured between 14 January 2020 – 17 January 2021.
Tesla recall code: SB-21-33-002
Affected models: Model 3, Model Y
Vehicle numbers (worldwide): 5 974
Source: Rapex Alert 28/2021 A12/01056/21
NHTSA Report 21V-387
This notification is purely informative for the vehicle type you have selected. As these deficiencies often relate to specific components (engine type, bodywork, equipment), the recall may not apply to all vehicles of this type.
What the owner should do?
If you read about a recall that you think may affect your car, you should make immediate contact with a Tesla dealer or workshop that’s been officially authorised to perform repairs on behalf of the manufacturer and ask for the details.
If you wish to know more about eventual problems of a specific car (e.g. real mileage, potential traffic accidents damages, odometer rollback, repairs, etc.), then we suggest going to HPI-Check.
Check the vehicle's history