The chip shortage has had an impact on a huge variety of industries, and the auto industry has been particularly impacted.
We used our large catalog of articles and media reviews to summarize the features and technologies that have been removed from vehicles due to this ongoing chip shortage.
Credits listed on Monroney Labels or OEM Websites:
Direct TPMS - $100 credit
Audi Phone Box - $250 credit
Digital Key - $50 credit / Passenger Lumbar - $175 credit
Auto Stop/Start - $50 credit / Steering Column Lock - $50 credit
Harmon Kardon Premium Audio System - $375 credit (fire rather than chip shortage)
- Touchscreen - Anyone who can't get a touchscreen will get a credit of $500 to spend on other options.
- Backup Assistant
- Super Cruise Hands-Free Driving
Chevrolet / GMC
- Rear Park Assist
- Heated Seats/Heated Steering Wheels - Customers will get credit of $150 to $500 to help make up for the loss.
- HD Radio - "As with other deleted options, GM will offer buyers of affected trucks a $50 credit."
- Wireless Phone Chargers - Anyone who buys one of these vehicles without the charging pad will get a $75 credit.
- Stop-Start Systems - GM's customer service for losing this feature is, once again, a $50 credit.
- Cylinder Deactivation
- Rear Seat HVAC Controls
- BlueCruise Hands-Free Driving
- General Chips
- Ford To Sell And Deliver Vehicles Without Certain Chips, Dealers Will Fit Them Within One Year
- Chip Shortage Saga: Ford F-150 And Edge To Be Built Without Certain Electronic Modules
- Ford Launches New Puma Trims With Fewer Safety And Tech Features Due To Chip Shortages
- Chip shortage: Ford, Volvo exclude safety features from new cars
- Highway Driving Assist instead of Highway Driving Assist II - Affected vehicles will not offer:
- Junction Crossing
- Lane-Change Oncoming and Side
- Evasive Steering Assist
- Lane Change Assist
- ACC Cut-In Response
- ACC Machine Learning
- Lane Following Assist w/ Offset Driving
Genesis Leans on Older Driver Aids to Avoid Chip-Related Delays
Genesis Pulls Highway Drive Assist II From G80, GV70, And GV80 Citing Chip Shortages
Genesis GV80, Other Models Lose Advanced Safety Tech Due To Chip Shortage
- Here Are Features Some New Cars Won't Get Because of the Chip Shortage
- Analog Revenge: Chip Shortage Forcing Automakers to Ditch Tech
- Here Are the Models That Are Being Affected by the Chip Shortage
- After Chips, Automakers Could Face A Shortage Of Foam Used In Seats