Tesla Recalls 53,000 Vehicles With Rolling Stop Feature

Several models are included in the recall amid concerns the vehicles would fail to stop at stop signs

Liz Hughes, Editor, IoT World Today

February 2, 2022

1 Min Read

Tesla is recalling 53,822 vehicles equipped with self-driving features the company says may cause a crash by not stopping at stop signs.

The recall impacts Tesla’s rolling stop functionally that’s part of its Full Self-Driving beta software. The rolling stop feature allows the vehicle to travel through an intersection without stopping, potentially putting the passengers at risk. 

Several models are included in the recall including certain 2016-2022 Model S, 2016-2022 Model X, 2017-2022 Model 3 and 2020-2022 Model Y vehicles.

Tesla says it will disable the rolling stop functionality with an over-the-air software update.

About the Author(s)

Liz Hughes

Editor, IoT World Today, IoT World Today

Liz Hughes is an award-winning digital media editor with more than two decades of experience in newspaper, magazine and online media industries. 

A proven digital media strategist and editor, Liz has produced content and offered editorial support and leadership for a variety of web publications, including Fast Company, NBC Boston, Street Fight, QuinStreet, WTWH Media, AOL/Patch Media and Design News.

A skilled social media strategist experienced in developing and maintaining an audience across multiple platforms and brands, Liz also enjoys sharing her knowledge and expertise to help businesses small and large.

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