Recall number R/2017/191

There are 1501 TESLA vehicles affected by the recall R/2017/191.

This recall was issued on June 8th, 2017 and all the details of this TESLA recall (R/2017/191 - PASSENGER AIRBAG WILL NOT DEPLOY) are provided bellow:

Recall reference


Recall Type


Recall Date


Reason for concern


Reason for recall

Due to a firmware error the vehicle's restraint control module will not recognise the passenger seat is occupied. In the event of an accident the passenger airbag will not deploy


On affected vehicles the updated software will be downloaded to the vehicle. However the installation of the software will immobilise the vehicle and the vehicle keepr should install when the vehicle is suitably parked up. .

How to check if the vehicle is recalled

Contact the local TESLA dealership or manufacturer. You will not need to pay for anything involving the recall.

How the manufacturer will repair

The Recalled vehicles will have the fixing checked and corrected as necessary by and official TESLA service.

TESLA Reference ID


Number of affected TESLA cars


TESLA vehicles affected

Model X

Others recall actions for TESLA

Currently there are 5 models of vehicles manufactured by TESLA that have recall actions in UK.

This is the list of affected models from TESLA.

Select the model to see all the details relevant to that model.

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