Tag: Recall

Jul 6, 2022 - 04:57 pm

Global recall issued for the Mercedes EQE

Mercedes-Benz is recalling 341 units of the electric model EQE worldwide due to steering problems, 130 of them in Germany. Possible damage to steering components during the assembly process could lead to a failure of the steering power assistance and unintended steering movements.

Weiterlesen
Jul 5, 2022 - 12:12 pm

Bug infestations at Tesla

Tesla has to fix a bug in 59,129 Model 3 and Model Y vehicles built in 2022 worldwide that causes the emergency call system E-Call to fail. As the entry in the recall database of the German road traffic association, the KBA shows, this is to be done via a software update.

Weiterlesen

– ADVERTISEMENT –


Jun 21, 2022 - 11:21 am

Porsche to fix Taycan production issues in the USA

Porsche has to make improvements to 12,490 vehicles in the electric Taycan model series in the USA. In certain Taycans of the production years 2019 to 2022, the display screens may fail. The problem is to be solved with a software update.

Weiterlesen
Jun 16, 2022 - 11:17 am

Recall issued for the Mustang Mach-E

Ford has had to recall 48,924 units of its Mustang Mach-E electric model, which is about half of the model’s total production. The manufacturer has also imposed a sales stop on potentially affected vehicles.

Weiterlesen
May 25, 2022 - 11:22 am

TfL issues recall for 90 double-decker buses in the UK

Transport for London (TfL) has taken around 90 MetroDecker EV electric double-decker buses from Switch Mobility off the roads as a precautionary measure after six electric buses of this type burst into flames at the Potters Bar bus garage in Hertfordshire, north of London. TfL says investigations into the cause of the fire are still […]

Weiterlesen

– ADVERTISEMENT –


May 9, 2022 - 11:32 am

Recall issues for the BMW X5 PHEV

Around 5,000 examples of the BMW X5 PHEV have to go back to the workshop due to a problem with the high-voltage batteries. The vehicles were already there in autumn 2020 for a battery check. However, some cell modules will now be replaced.

Weiterlesen
May 4, 2022 - 11:56 am

Electric scooter recall in India

Electric scooter makers Ola, PureEV and Okinawa have recalled 6,656 vehicles in India “voluntarily”, according to a government source. Following incidents with light EVs catching fire in April, the government had advised the manufacturers to recall all defective batches immediately as a precaution or face a heavy penalty.

Weiterlesen
Apr 25, 2022 - 11:32 am

Hyundai launches Nexo recall in the USA

Hyundai recalls its Nexo fuel-cell SUV in the US due to a possible hydrogen leak. The recall stemmed from an incident in South Korea when a 2019 Nexo caught fire at a hydrogen refuelling station.

Weiterlesen
Apr 6, 2022 - 01:58 pm

NHTSA investigates LG ES battery recalls

The US Federal Highway and Vehicle Safety Administration is moving to investigate LG Energy Solution’s faulty battery cells that led to fires in electric cars and plug-in hybrids. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration wants to ensure that all defective batteries have been recalled by car manufacturers.

Weiterlesen
Mar 30, 2022 - 10:35 am

Recall for Mercedes eSprinter & eVito models

Nearly 8,000 eSprinters and eVito from Mercedes-Benz worldwide have to go to the workshop due to a software problem. A fault in the battery management system can lead to loss of drive power. The recall affects 7,996 eSprinter vehicles worldwide and 2,511 eVito vehicles in Germany.

Weiterlesen
Mar 16, 2022 - 11:30 am

Citroën issues recall for the ë-C4

Citroën recalls its electric model ë-C4 to the workshops. There is a possibility that the rear coil springs and their mounts could come loose from the vehicle while driving and fall onto the street.

Weiterlesen
Mar 11, 2022 - 02:13 pm

Mercedes EQS faces limited recall in the USA

There is another recall for the Mercedes-Benz EQS – albeit only in the USA and only for 24 units of the electric luxury sedan. Incorrectly screwed ground connections could lead to increased electrical resistance, which in combination with high electrical currents increases the risk of fire.

Weiterlesen
Feb 17, 2022 - 02:16 pm

General Motors to pick up Bolt production in April

GM said it will restart production of its Chevrolet Bolt and Bolt EUV on April 4, as it continues to fix defective batteries as part of a global recall on the cars. This follows the idling of the Orion plant last summer, a production restart and another idle period last year.

Weiterlesen
Feb 11, 2022 - 03:19 pm

Tesla: Musk calls Model X production stop ‘idiotic’

While Tesla sets new sales records for the Model 3 and Model Y in almost every quarter, the Model X has been experiencing problems for over a year. As Elon Musk has now admitted, these problems are largely homemade due to a misjudgement. There are also two other software recalls in the US.

Weiterlesen
Feb 7, 2022 - 11:23 am

Tesla recall continues to expand

Tesla has to repair over 800,000 cars because of a fault in the seat belt function. The reason is that the acoustic reminder to fasten the seat belt fails under certain circumstances. As with most Tesla recalls, the problem will be taken care of via a software update.

Weiterlesen
Feb 2, 2022 - 04:00 pm

Tesla announces recall after autopilot issue

Tesla has to repair more than 50,000 of its electric cars in the USA that are equipped with the beta version of the software ‘Full Self-Driving’. The reason is that the software enables rolling stops at intersections and does not completely stop the car before a stop sign.

Weiterlesen
Feb 2, 2022 - 11:33 am

BMW i4 recall in the EU

Just a few months after BMW started delivering the i4, there is already a recall. An entry in the EU Commission’s Safety Gate shows that BMW i4 vehicles produced between 15 September and 30 November 2021 may not have any battery crash pads fitted.

Weiterlesen
Jan 11, 2022 - 04:50 pm

Mercedes PHEVs could have faulty charging cable

Mercedes must recall 1,788 plug-in hybrid cars, namely versions of the Mercedes C-Class, the S-Class, the GLC and the EQS electric model. This is because faulty charging cables could lead to electric shock or vehicle fire in the affected cars produced in 2020 and 2021. The German KBA will notify owners individually, and Mercedes will […]

Weiterlesen
Jan 4, 2022 - 12:12 pm

Hyundai Ioniq’s turn for recalls

Hyundai has to recall 2,679 units of the all-electric Ioniq EV in the US. The reason is an electronic fault in the CAN bus system that can put the car into a “fail-safe” mode.

Weiterlesen
Oct 29, 2021 - 12:41 pm

EQC turns out not to be waterproof

Mercedes-Benz is recalling 19,253 units of its EQC electric SUV worldwide, 3,073 of them in Germany. The reason is that water ingress into the steering control unit could lead to a failure of the steering power assistance.

Weiterlesen
Found on electrive.com
https://www.electrive.com/2022/07/06/global-recall-issued-for-the-mercedes-eqe/
06.07.2022 16:18