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    New Rear Motor Warranty

    Thank you Tam. I called CA and they had no answer to my question. I'll call the Tesla Service station where I had the motor replaced. I'll also ask if it was a remanufactured or new part. I had a buyer interested in the car but he was hesitant not knowing how long the new (?) motor would last...
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    New Rear Motor Warranty

    Have A 2013 Model S. Rear motor was replaced. What is the warranty for the new rear motor
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    Car may not restart

    BTW. The warning message is no longer on my screen. Could it be a false reading. I'll take the chance and will be driving out of state. If the warning reappears, I'll have to consider selling it as is or having the repairs done by an authorized non Tesla repair shop. Their hourly rate is $110...
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    Car may not restart

    No but the 12v has been replaced twice. It wasn't expensive. I wish I could take it to another service station but I'm certain the diagnosis for a new rear motor is now on file and another service station would not like to contradict the others diagnosis. Kind of hostage to tesla service...
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    Car may not restart

    I have a 2013 Model S. Message on screen: car may not restart. Service told me it was in need of a "rear motor". Parts + labor $7,000. I took it the same day to service. I declined the repair. On the way home, the message was no longer on my screen. Other owners have suggested it could be the...
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    Finding it hard to remain passionate about Tesla

    I have to agree with you Mohammed. I bought a new 2013 Model S. The file on this car is about 2 inches thick. Tesla pushed out these early model cars without thoughtful testing. They relied upon owners to give them feed back on what could be improved or repaired. I noted that later models had...
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    I purchased new the 2013 Model S. From the very beginning, I felt the headlamps, particularly at low beam, were very poor. I would keep my high beam on and never did a car approaching from the opposite direction signal to lower my beams. Brought to service attention and I was told they cannot be...

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