Tesla is Recalling Certain Vehicles Due to Reduced/Loss of Steering Assist

NHTSA Campaign Number: 20V062000
Manufacturer Tesla, Inc.
Components STEERING
Potential Number of Units Affected 14,113
Tesla, Inc. (Tesla) is recalling certain 2015-2016 Model X vehicles. The aluminum bolts that attach the power steering gear assist motor to the gear housing may corrode and fracture causing a reduction or complete loss of power steering assist.
Tesla will notify owners, and Tesla Service Centers will replace the steering gear mounting bolts with coated steel bolts, and add a

corrosion-preventative sealer to the steering gear motor housing and motor connection bolts. If the mounting bolts are found to be broken or break during removal and cannot be removed, a new steering gear will also be installed. All services will be performed free of charge. Tesla has not yet provided a date for when owner notification letters will be mailed. Owners may contact Tesla customer service at 1-877-798-3752.
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