“35 Pounds” Of Dirt Trapped In Tesla Model 3 Reveals Stunning Design Flaw

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Tesla has many problems and now pounds of dirt lodged in the bumpers of new cars? Taxpayers have paid for much of Elon Musk’s adventure, and still at this late date, this sort of thing is happening?

(From Zerohedge)

The “mass accessible” electric car, which became infamous for having its bumpers fall off, was found to have a design flaw in its underbody that causes the car to trap and retain dirt, water and sand from roadways, according to electrek, who this week published an article detailing the flaw.

The blog points out that Tesla has “often been accused of designing cars for the Californian climate” and that water, dirt and sand used to de-ice roads in colder climates are susceptible to getting trapped in the underbody of Model 3 cars.

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