[Oeva-list] Tesla announcement about recent fires in the Model S.

Andy McConnell andy.mcconnell at gmail.com
Wed Nov 20 11:23:37 PST 2013


Tesla's response makes it sound more like Tesla asked the NHTSA to open the investigation to clear the Model S from any technical fault. Either way, Tesla welcomed the scrutiny, which is the best approach. 


-Andy
http://www.pdxtesla.com 

> On Nov 20, 2013, at 11:04, Cory Bertsch <pi at hiddenspiral.net> wrote:
> 
> This is Tesla's official response to the recent fires:
> http://www.teslamotors.com/blog/mission-tesla
> 
> I thought this was the most notable change: "Third, to reinforce how
> strongly we feel about the low risk of fire in our cars, we will be
> amending our warranty policy to cover damage due to a fire, even if
> due to driver error. "
> 
> 
>> On Wed, Nov 20, 2013 at 10:56 AM, Steve's Account <stevel at fern.com> wrote:
>> 
>> There was an announcement on the radio yesterday that, after 3 recent fires in Tesla Model S
>> vehicles, that a government sponsored investigation into the cause of the fires would begin.
>> 
>> Tesla responded with an announcment that they would cooperate with the investigation, and that
>> they welcomed any help in determining what the cause of the fires was. They further said that
>> they would issue a recall, if necessary, to remedy any defects found.
>> 
>> Stay tuned.
>> 
>> Steve
>> 
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