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Tesla recalls model year 2021 Model X and Model S vehicles

The driver-side airbag cushion may tear

Tesla Model X
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Tesla is recalling 7,600 model year 2021 Model X and Model S vehicles.

The driver-side airbag cushion may tear during deployment.

A torn air bag may not adequately protect an occupant in a crash, increasing the risk of injury.

What to do

Tesla Service will replace the driver's air bag free of charge.

Owner notification letters are expected to be mailed on January 7, 2022.

Owners may contact Tesla customer service at (877) 798-3752. Tesla's number for this recall is SB-21-20-007.

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