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Tesla Updates Software To Cut Charging If Wiring May Be Bad

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December 23, 2013 AT 5:42 AM
Recently, Tesla Motors has had to deal with the latest in a line of high-profile fire events involving one of its cars. Tesla, quick to dismiss any probability the car itself caused the fire, has already released a software update for the car to deal with its suspected cause for the fire--faulty wiring in the garage's electrical supply. The update is an "automatic charge current reduction" function able to cope with fluctuations in the input power to the vehicle.