Tesla to Replace Wall Adapters Following Garage Fire

Tesla to Replace Wall Adapters Following Garage Fire

After a garage fire was blamed on Tesla’s home charging system for the Model S sedan, the company is taking measures by replacing wall charger adapters for all current customers. 

Reports claim that the adapters have been overheating, which in at least one case lead to a fire. New charger connectors, the piece that joins the Tesla issued-charging cable with the wall outlet, will be mailed out to customers in the next two weeks to negate the issues.

SEE ALSO: Tesla Model S Charger Blamed for Garage Fire

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration is currently investigating a string of three Model S fires to find out conclusively whether or not the car poses an abnormal fire risk.

[Source: Automotive News]

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  • Rickers

    Tesla: We didn’t start the fire….