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Published on 15. 07. 2021
The seat belt mounts may be defective. This could result in an increased risk of injury in the event of an accident.
The Tesla Model Y vehicles affected by this recall were manufactured between 17 September 2019 and 29 March 2021.
Tesla recall code: SB-21-20-001
Affected models: Model 3, Model Y
Vehicle numbers (worldwide): 5 530
Source: Rapex Alert 28/2021 A12/01054/21
NHTSA Report 21V-389
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
UK car-owners can easily make a pre-check by visiting DVLA website and entering the car registration number; it will also reveal the car’s current MOT status.