Tesla Faces Fresh NHTSA Scrutiny Over Steering Issues In Model 3 And Model Y EVs



The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) said on Friday that it has commenced an engineering analysis into the steering rack parts in Tesla Inc‘s (NASDAQ:TSLA) Model 3 sedan and Model Y SUV after multiple owner reports of loss of steering control.

What Happened: In its preliminary evaluation which kickstarted in July 2023, the NHTSA identified 2,388 complaints regarding the issue in model year 2023 vehicles.

The complaints allege an inability to turn the steering wheel or an increase in effort required to turn the wheel with a majority having experienced it when the vehicle …

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