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Tesla Model 3 loses coveted Consumer Reports recommendation

FILE- In this July 6, 2018, file photo prospective customers confer with sales associates as a Model 3 sits on display in a Tesla showroom in the Cherry Creek Mall in Denver. Tesla reports earnings Wednesday, Jan. 30, 2019. (AP Photo/David Zalubowski, File) NYBZ326 NYBZ326

The magazine said owners have complained about issues including loosefitting exterior parts and defective glass, casting doubt on the Model 3’s reliability and costing the car its recommendation.

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