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  1. JLFORBES

    Torque and Horsepower upgrade kits on M3P?

    Correct. There is a video by DragTimes, i believe, that mentions a 2.9 time.
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    Solar panels and clay tile roofs

    Sorry, here is their ProSolar Florida website ProSolar Florida - Residential and Commercial Solar Energy Systems
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    Solar panels and clay tile roofs

    . Sure. I used ProSolar. Their number is (888) 462-5005. They were great to work with and they really cared about their work.
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    MyQ vs. Homelink garage door confusion

    Homelink will give your car the ability to talk with garage door/ gate openers like a fob. MyQ means your Liftmaster/Chamberlin opener is internet capable with either built-in hardware or add-on hardware. Newer models have wi-fi built-in, older models need to add hardware to connect to the...
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    Any way to encourage powerwall firmware update?

    A while ago i had an issue where my gateway was out of sync (known bug) with my mobile app. I called Tesla Energy support and the agent pushed an updated firmware to my gateway to correct the issue.
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    12 Volt Battery Tesla Owners Beware

    Here is my post from a week ago... I never got a warning... I went out to my car one morning and it was totally dead. I never got a warning on my screen mentioning a low battery condition. I figured I could hook up my portable battery jumper and drive to the service center for a replacement...
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    12V Battery Failure Experience

    I went out to my car one morning and it was totally dead. I never got a warning on my screen mentioning a low battery condition. I figured I could hook up my portable battery jumper and drive to the service center for a replacement battery. I couldnt even get the tow hook cover off. It...
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    Vendor DRIVE Electric for Tesla, an app for Samsung watches (Tizen)

    KlokkProjects, I wanted to say thank you for creating a TESLA app for the Gear S3 Tizen-based, watches. I purchased your app a few days ago and so far it seems to be working well on my Samsung Gear S3 Frontier model. The font size of your app is a bit small for my eyes, however the icons you...
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    Solar panels and clay tile roofs

    I'm in Florida and I had 26 panels installed on my clay barrel roof tiles. Tesla themselves said they wouldnt do it but they referred me to a local installer that was Tesla certified. I had them installed as well as two PowerWall2 batteries installed
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    Using a tire inflator with the cigarette adapter

    Keep in mind.... The power socket is suitable for accessories requiring up to 12A continuous draw (16A peak).
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    Anyone get the new Tesla Gateway?

    My understanding is that the Gateway2 is not designed for the U.S. It is designed for 3-phase electric or 240v single phase which neither of these are standard U.S. homes. This is again only from what I have read. I do prefer the looks of the Gateway2.... I actually had been thinking of...
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    Connection issues

    anytime my radio stations didn't want to load I would perform a soft reboot (holding down the two steering wheel buttons).
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    Connection issues

    It's been a bit since I've had connecting issues (there was a time it was happening to lots of owners), but when the app won't connect I log out of the mobile app and log back in. Hopefully it works for you.
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    Scheduled charging not working right after latest update

    I can confirm that this is happening. It started when the Scheduled Departure was introduced, however I am not using that feature either. I have a HPWC and I usually plug in when i got home but stop the charging. The car will stop from the app but it will start charging again 60 seconds...
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    Drive In, Not back into SC

    The SuperChargers on the Florida Turnpike at the Fort Drum Service Plaza are head in parking due to them being installed on a one way street. Here is a picture showing some i found somewhere else, also on a one-way street.

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