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Tesla Model S repairs by problem area

Engine (14%)

Transmission and Drivetrain (3%)

Brakes and Traction Control (3%)

Suspension and Steering (7%)

Electrical and Air Conditioning (39%)

Paint, Rust, Leaks, Rattles, and Trim (24%)

Other (10%)

Chart based on 803 repairs.
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Tesla Model S repair cost distribution

$2500+ (2%)

$1000 - $2499 (9%)

$500 - $999 (8%)

$100 - $499 (32%)

< $100 (50%)

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Chart based on 225 repair trips. The repair cost chart excludes repairs made under warranty, do-it-yourself repairs, and repair trips that include maintenance.

Tesla Model S problems by year

2012 - 2016 (88%)

2017 - 2020 (12%)

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Chart based on 808 repair trips.
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Tesla Model S Problems and Repair Histories

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