There’s been a recently announced Tesla recall for connectivity issues with the rear camera on Tesla Model S and 3 vehicles.
Affecting approx 475,000 vehicles.
December 21, 2021 NHTSA CAMPAIGN NUMBER: 21V00D000
NHTSA Campaign Number: 21V00D000
Manufacturer Tesla, Inc.
Components ELECTRICAL SYSTEM, VISIBILITY, BACK OVER PREVENTION
Potential Number of Units Affected 356,309
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.
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.
Owners may also contact the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration Vehicle Safety Hotline at 1-888-327-4236 (TTY 1-800-424-9153), or go to www.nhtsa.gov.