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    Torklift Ecohitch Stealth for Refreshed 2021 Model S

    To clarify it, the up & down play only happens on the hitch receiver itself, which is bolted to the hitch bar (the hitch bar is very stable though). the connecting bolt seems to act like a hinge which causes the up&down play. This "Stealth type" hitch by Torklift contains this bolt that can...
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    Torklift Ecohitch Stealth for Refreshed 2021 Model S

    I also just got the Torklift ecohitch installed on my 2022 refreshed Model S, I found out after I mount my bike rack, there is some up and down movement on the hitch itself, I called the rack shop (they installed it for me) and they said it is normal. is there anyone else who also experience...
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    Found three holes on right underside side of refreshed model S , is that normal?

    Yup, they will replace the rocker panel for me, but the parts took more than 4 months (the first ordered the wrong parts , and then ordered the one unpainted , and finally going to order the correct one), The appointment scheduling time also backed up for more than 1 month, I have scheduled to...
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    Gap on trunk latch cover for refreshed Model S

    Hi, I recently received my 2022 refreshed Model S and noticed that there is a gap in the trunk latch cover, my other Tesla car doesn't have such gap so just wonder if I got a defect part or it is common for refreshed Model S so I can decide if I need to book a service appointment for that...
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    poor wiper performance for refreshed Model S (windshield wiper nozzle issue)

    During a recently big snowstorm, I noticed my passenger wiper has noticeable poor wiping performance than my driving side wiper. the problem is the windshield fluid can not reach the far right side of the window, resulting in poor wiping performance while the windshield is dirty (e.g. during...
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    Record breaking snow at Lake Tahoe, and my refreshed model S is doing good with only 3 miles per day phantom drain while parking outside.

    My car is completely buried after yesterday night’s snow at Lake Tahoe , the Tesla app shows it is still connected. Over the last 10 days, my refreshed model s only drain about 3 miles per days in average, much better than my other classic Model X which normally drain 10+ miles during winter if...
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    whining noise from the rear mirror in refreshed Model S

    Yes, it is intermittent. the fan/motor in that autopilot box seems running in a burst mode which results in this whistling sound. I hopes Tesla can make the noise less noticeable in the future firmware update.
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    What tires specs come with refreshed Model S LR 19” wheel

    I eventually decided to buy a set of MICHELIN ILOT SPORT ALL SEASON 4 tires. I will see how it performs after I got it installed this Thursday,.
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    Refreshed Model S Snow Chain is available for 19" wheel

    Just notice that the 2021+ Model S snow chain is now available at Tesla Shop: Model S Snow Chains Seems that it is using Konig K-Summit XL 55 Snow chain, which is also available here: https://www.etrailer.com/Tire-Chains/Konig/th02230k55.html Maybe the one that comes from Tesla shop may...
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    What tires specs come with refreshed Model S LR 19” wheel

    sorry for hear that. have you tried to call the service center about purchasing the All Season Tire? my local service center said they are currently out of those All season tires and I have to find some third-party tire store to purchase/install them..
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    All season tires install on my Plaid yesterday and A MAJOR RANGE INCREASE ???

    did you hear any humming noise on your Michelin Pilot Sport All Season 4 tire? I saw multiple reports in this forum that this tire create humming noise when driving on wet road. I am also consider switch to this tire but a little bit hesitate now.
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    Model S Plaid 21" Pilot Sport 4S (wet/cool) road noise making me insane.

    but they are out of stock for a long time and I can not wait since I am traveling to Tahoe every weekend. sign... why not Contenental ProContact A/S? they are currently in stock at TireRack
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    Model S Plaid 21" Pilot Sport 4S (wet/cool) road noise making me insane.

    I remembered I saw somewhere in the forum that people mentioned humming noise coming from Pilot Sport 4S tire on refreshed Model S due to the width of the tire. Not sure if it only happened on 21" wheel or/and 19" I am also considering change my stock summer tire to A/S tire, the OEM A/S tire...
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    Winter Tire Rec for Bay Area Refresh S

    May I know which SC did you talk to? I am also living in Bay Area and my local SC told me I have to purchase a new set of All season tire, and also service center are stopping to tire service so I need to get the replaced tire mounted at third-party store.
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    Wiki Mega-consolidated delivery quality issues thread and checklist

    is that whisle noise like this one? whining noise from the rear mirror in refreshed Model S the noise only happened when HVAC is on and I spent a lot time to pinpoint it and eventually found it is coming from the black box in the center mirror.
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    Wiki Mega-consolidated delivery quality issues thread and checklist

    my yoke also has a buzzing sounds, besides that, the center rear mirror box is also making a buzzing sounds. besides that, I also heard a whining sounds from that box as well, it sounds like a motor is keep toggling on and off. see the video in: whining noise from the rear mirror in refreshed...
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    Found three holes on right underside side of refreshed model S , is that normal?

    follow up with this topic. the service technical agreed this is something not normal and decided to replace the whole Rocker Panels for my car. However, the parts need at least one month waiting time. Hopes Tesla can do better on their QC next time....
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    whining noise from the rear mirror in refreshed Model S

    Hi All, As soon as I took my refreshed model S last Sunday, I noticed a very distinct whining noise coming from the center. It sounds like a fan is consistently being toggling on and off repeatedly. It only happened when climate control is turned on. see youtube for the location and as well as...
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    What tires specs come with refreshed Model S LR 19” wheel

    my car also come with the same pirelli summer tires, I've requested a swap at my local service center but they say no. They also said all service center is stopping tire service so I need to purchase and mount the All season tire at third-party tire shop. :-(
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    Found three holes on right underside side of refreshed model S , is that normal?

    Thanks!! It seems they didn’t to finish it up with the assembly . I will make a service appointment to see what do you they say. Hopes they will have a better quality control. It is my 3rd Tesla for past 5 years, they still struggle with that QC things.
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    Found three holes on right underside side of refreshed model S , is that normal?

    Hi, I just got my car 2022 Tesla model s delivered and I noticed that there are three holes at the right underside of the vechicle . Is that normal? If yes, Won’t it cause water/dirt intrusion , and why it is only on right side? Thanks for all suggestions!
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    What tires specs come with refreshed Model S LR 19” wheel

    When I get my model S LR 19” delivered, I noticed that it is come with Firelli P Zero (summer tire), is that true that Tesla is delivering Summer tire during the winter season? Btw, I am living in California. Thanks!
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    Tesla Solar Panel now $2.85/W instead of $3.49/W

    How do you know the $2.85/W is for 330W panel rather than 300W Q.cell? Because when I get my first quote from Tesla, the cost per watt is align with the price in their Design studio, However, it is a 300W Q.cell Panel. After I requested to upgrade the panel, I got a revised quote with...
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    Tesla threatening my deposit

    I would recommend escalate the case to executive, since you already have another Tesla, you can do it by go to MyTesla-> Choose your car-> find "Support" -> choose "Escalate this concern for executive review".
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    Cruise Control Bug?

    that's normal.
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    What do you dislike most about your Model 3?

    my model 3 is blowing at highest speed when the interior temp is high, by the way, how do you know the interior is 90+? I don't find it is being shown anywhere on the screen. (I only see outside temp )
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    Lumbar adjustment can not be saved to My Profile

    Thank for confirming! Maybe another bug on Model 3, would be great if you can also confirm that: If I try to change the telescope position of the steer wheel, the "Restore" button is grey out, so I can not even restore to my previous position.
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    Lumbar adjustment can not be saved to My Profile

    "Lumbar settings" save does work on my 2016/12 Model X.
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    Lumbar adjustment can not be saved to My Profile

    First I save it by press the save button . and after that, I adjust it to a different position and a "Restore" will be shown. normally, if you press the restore button, It will restore you to the previous saved position (like if you adjust seat recline angel, and press "store", it will move...
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    Lumbar adjustment can not be saved to My Profile

    Hi everyone, I found out my Model 3 can not save my lumbar position into my profile. It can be easily verified by adjusted the lumbar (the circle shape button that has four direction under the side of the seat) , and then tapped "Restore" button (besides my profile name) in the screen and...
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    Carseat recall for Radian R100, Radian R120, Radian RXT, Olympia, Pacifica, and Rainier

    I think some of the tesla owner here may be affect by this recall ( including me), just want to share it so at least we can make sure the top tether has been set up in our car in order to protect our kids. Recalls Diono issues national recall for 500K car seats Safety Notice | Diono US
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    My S75 damaged by Tesla just days after delivery

    It may not necessarily been shown to carFax since it is a transportation damage and not an accident. Also, even with replacement of bumper and fender, they need to do something more to compensate the inconvience. They can definitely gave you free 2 year or 4 year maintenance. I got 2 years free...
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    AP2 / 8.1 : "Cruise Not Available"-AP intermittently not working in 17.11.{3,10} versions

    I have 17.11.10 and my car has the exactly same issue. Actually the issue occurs after I updated from 17.11.3 to 17.11.10 so I don't think the 17.11.10 solve this bug
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    Summon usefulness-less

    Summon with auto homelink On tried to damage my car once. While backing using summon, the car stop prematurely and the car think summon is finished and the active the garage Door to closing it. The car is basically half way out of the garage and the garage sensor can stil go through under car...
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    AP2 / 8.1 : "Cruise Not Available"-AP intermittently not working in 17.11.{3,10} versions

    When I called. They told me they will look at the log first to see if there is some hints and call me back. But they also have a service appointment scheduled in case I do need to bring it in. I suggested if you don't heard anything back in 24 hours, call again and ask for a service appointment.
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    AP2 / 8.1 : "Cruise Not Available"-AP intermittently not working in 17.11.{3,10} versions

    What firmware have you updated ? Is it 17.11.10? I got the exactly same issue after I update from 17.11.3 to 17.11.10 last Sat. Called and scheduled an service appointment this Thursday. I highly suspect it is something wrong in the latest firmware.
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    GPS problem - my car is alledgedly off the coast of West Africa :)

    No additional release note for 17.11.10. Release Kate is the same as 17.11.3
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    GPS problem - my car is alledgedly off the coast of West Africa :)

    I no longer have GpS issue after updated to 17.11.10 but another bigger issue occurs: Cruise and auto-pilot no longer works. :-( Whenever pull the tab, it prompts: Cruise is not available. Anyone updated to 17.11.10 has the same issue?
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    GPS problem - my car is alledgedly off the coast of West Africa :)

    My car has the exactly same issue after I updated to 7.11.3. Now it just got another update to 17.11.10. Hopes it solve this GPS issue
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    Summon doesn't work via Keyfob after 8.1 updates

    Hi, I just updated to v8.1 today for my Model X (autopilot 2.0)which just support summon feature. However, I am not able to active summon from my keyfob, using mobile App is fine though. Anyone has the similar issue? Thanks!
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    Firmware 8.0

    Just update to v8.0(17.5.36), AP2.0 now supports Autosteer While on Local Road with a maximum speed of 35 mph.
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    front seats collided on second row seats when moving front seat backward

    @rush6410 Thanks for the details explanation, I tried all of them and it really helps, Tesla should add those words into their instructions. some observations: When i did a Long press and hold for backward, i heard a click notice from bottom of the seat to indicate it transit from unlatched to...
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    front seats collided on second row seats when moving front seat backward

    @rush6410 Thanks for the explanation! While I am moving the second row, how do I know if I am moving within the latched limit? I do noticed when the second seat is unlatched, I will received a warning message on center console if I shift it to D gear, is that the only way to tell if the seat...
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    Still able to drive the car even the key fob is outside

    Sure I can unlock the car via my phone, but I don't think I can drive it without the physical key fob once. I.e. I left my key behind and park the car, I no longer able to drive it again unless I retrieve the key fob from my significant other. :-)
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    Still able to drive the car even the key fob is outside

    I noticed that If I put the key on a table near the car in the garage, I can still able to get in and put the gear to "D" and then drive away without any warning. Eventually, the car will find key is missing and pop up a warning while I am on the street and I need to drive back to get the key...
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    Seasucker ski rack-use and experience?

    Well, only one FWD can be operate in his solution ( not sure what will happen if try to open the blocked FWD), but it looks good though. :-)
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    Seasucker ski rack-use and experience?

    you can't use any roof rack because of the FWD on Model X
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    TeslaFi.com

    Hi @Jdeck , you are right, I think 12am-12am may be the cause of the issue. I also tried to set it to 8pm-7-pm yesterday night and also it won't go to sleep for the whole night. However, when I set it up to 8pm-5am yesterday, it worked.
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    TeslaFi.com

    Hi @Jdeck , I have a problem to make "Nighttime Sleep Mode" works. I tried to have both TeslaFi Sleep Mode clicked and Scheduled Nighttime Sleep Mode click, with Start Sleeping At: 12AM and End Sleeping At 12AM.(Basically all day) everything else is set the default value. The issue is when...
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    front seats collided on second row seats when moving front seat backward

    Hi, I found that when I am trying to move second row forward, the front seat will also move forward to prevent it collided with each other. However,then, IfI try to move the front seat backward, the second row seats won't move back and then the two seats collided. Is it just me or it happens...

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