2/3 of NHTSA Complaints about Tesla are "FAKE"

2/3 of NHTSA Complaints about Tesla are "FAKE"

“After a review of hundreds of Tesla customer complaints filed with NHTSA since 2016 through present day in 2018, I can confirm that at least two-thirds of them are fake.”

They compared them against complaints about BMW, Audi, and other automakers and found that they were framed very differently.

Complaints about Tesla were classified as “likely fake” when they appeared to be submitted by the same sources without valid information about the vehicle like VIN.

Several complaints are all written in full caps, signed “A concerned citizens” and often even admit that they are filing complaints about a vehicle that they don’t own.

Mike83 | August 27, 2018

Apparently we get many fake complaints here
Real owners can spot them. I just flag them.

Mike83 | August 27, 2018

The fake complaints may be a criminal matter and if tied to short sellers an SEC violation.

JayInJapan | August 27, 2018

Do the U.S. and Australia have an extradition treaty?

SamO | August 27, 2018

Keef . . .yes, the authorities have jurisdiction to extradite but there must be a crime:

NKYTA | August 28, 2018

Isn't his entire existence a crime?

SamO | August 28, 2018

Crimes against humanity? Word crimes?