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Lucid is preparing for the first ever car recall
Lucid is preparing for the first ever car recall

Electric vehicle maker Lucid is preparing for its first-ever vehicle recall as the company is notifying Air sedans owners that the recall is needed to replace front shock struts that were incorrectly fitted with retaining rings during the manufacturing process. Lucid began shipping Air in October 2021. On Monday, Lucid sent an email to owners… More

A large tesla recall: half a million cars were problematic
A large tesla recall: half a million cars were problematic

Tesla is recalling 578,607 electric cars sold in the US. According to Reuters, citing the US National Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), the reason is the Boombox function, which allows you to play music and other sounds through an external speaker, including while driving. Because of it, pedestrians may not hear the approaching car and even… More

Electric Peugeot are sent for repair
Electric Peugeot are sent for repair

While there are people who may think otherwise, there is nothing wrong with a vehicle recall. On the contrary, it means that the brand values ​​its reputation and if it detects a risk to users, it will immediately solve it. This time, two electric vehicles fell under the recall arranged by Peugeot: Peugeot e-208 and… More

Remote review: 800,000 Tesla electric cars will undergo remote “repair”
Remote review: 800,000 Tesla electric cars will undergo remote “repair”

Tesla has announced a recall of over 817,000 vehicles. According to the US National Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), we are talking about electric cars sold on the home market, which were found to have a dangerous defect: a seat belt signal failure. The largest promotion in recent times affects all models – Model S and… More

STOP came up with underpants: Tesla recalls 54,000 electric cars
STOP came up with underpants: Tesla recalls 54,000 electric cars

Tesla will recall almost 54,000 Full Self-Driving (Beta) electric cars in the US. The autonomous driving system does not respond to the stop sign at intersections, causing the car to continue moving. This is reported by RBC-Ukraine Auto with reference to Reuters. According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), the recall applies to… More

KIA recalls hundreds of thousands of cars!
KIA recalls hundreds of thousands of cars!

KIA has announced a massive recall campaign in the US. The US National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) demanded that 410,619 Korean-made cars be sent to the service because of dangerous airbags: pillows may not open in the event of an accident. The recall affected the 2017 North American Forte Koup, 2017-2018 Forte, Sedona minivans,… More

Nissan recalls 700,000 crossovers due to wet shoes
Nissan recalls 700,000 crossovers due to wet shoes

Nissan has announced a large-scale recall in the US of Rogue crossovers sold in Ukraine under the name X-Trail. The reason is the risk of car fire due to wet shoes. This is reported by RBC-Ukraine Auto with reference to CarScoops. According to the US National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), the recall concerns almost… More

Cold vs Hyundai Dashboard
Cold vs Hyundai Dashboard

Korean automaker is recalling hybrid crossovers due to a rare malfunction of the instrument panel. The digital instrument cluster displays on a batch of cars were made using defective resistors. This is reported by RBC-Ukraine Auto with reference to Carscoops. Their incorrect operation may cause the data on the device to be displayed incorrectly at… More

Bugatti recalls sold Chiron Pur Sport
Bugatti recalls sold Chiron Pur Sport

Bugatti has recalled the Chiron Pur Sport supercar due to some tire defects. Several examples of the Bugatti Chiron Pur Sport in the US have been recalled to investigate a possible rear tire malfunction that could cause cracking. According to the US National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, nine Bugatti Chiron Pur Sport vehicles have been… More

Tesla’s plastic bumpers are rusting! What?
Tesla’s plastic bumpers are rusting! What?

Tesla electric cars periodically have problems of varying severity – the batteries light up in cars, new cars come from the salons with defects in body panels, and the wiring is actively destroyed by rats. This time, the owners faced a different problem – electric cars began to rust. Despite the fact that Teslas are… More