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  1. 355rockit

    Adding a wall plug to Tesla Wall Charger

    I wired my wall charger with a NEMA 14-50 oven cord I bought at Home Depot. Easy to do. Make sure you torque wire connection screws to correct torque spec as stated in the wall charger installation manual and also properly set the dip switches given what amperage you are targeting. I've had...
  2. 355rockit

    Is my mobile connector broken?

    The UMC can take a variety of plug adapters. You appear to be using the 110V plug adapter. If this plug adapter is not seated fully, the UMC can overheat or lower amperage. If after removing and reinserting the 110v plug adapter into UMC and still have an issue, you could try pressing the...
  3. 355rockit

    Schedule charge start

    Scheduled departure didn't charge the car this early morning like it was supposed to. I manually started charging at 7:00AM. I'll switch back to scheduled charging again after another reboot. Kind of annoying.
  4. 355rockit

    Schedule charge start

    @KeithT Thanks for the tip. I went into Climate and saw what you were talking about. I set end time for off peak to 5AM and scheduled departure to 5AM. Hopefully this works since I haven't been able to schedule charge since 0.28 firmware.
  5. 355rockit

    Schedule charge start

    I have the same issue since 0.28 update. The 0.30 and 0.35 didn't fix scheduled charging. Mobile service came out but wasn't able to replicate the issue and wants me to bring the car into the service center to due further diagnostics. Sometimes car starts charging when I wake it up by opening...
  6. 355rockit

    Scheduled charging issues

    Tesla Mobile Service came out yesterday to diagnose the scheduled charging issues. Apparently they couldn't see any log items from the times it didn't charge at 1:00AM. The technician cleared the cache and re-pushed ...30 firmware since it failed when installing previously. This morning car...
  7. 355rockit

    Scheduled charging issues

    I've had the same scheduled charging issue. I set to 1:00AM and it doesn't start at that time. Over the past 2 weeks the car charged 3 times but at 6:45AM. I rebooted many times, did shutdown, turned off/on scheduled charging. I am supposed to have a mobile service out this Monday, but Tesla...
  8. 355rockit

    14-50 outlet on a 120V circuit?

    A NEMA 14-50 outlet is connected to a 50Amp circuit . Adding a 14-50 outlet to a 15 or 20Amp circuit doesn't make much sense since you can get an adapter for the UMC to plug into the correct 110V outlet. You cannot charge at a higher amperage than what your outlet provides.
  9. 355rockit

    Cannot tell car when to start charging after update?

    Thanks. Possibility that when I rebooted after setting start time, it may have reset the setting. It did say on-screen that charge will start at 1:00AM when I plugged in after reboot. I redid the setting again to 1:00AM to see if it changes anything. I just returned from supercharger, so...
  10. 355rockit

    Cannot tell car when to start charging after update?

    Mine missed a charge after the update. I found the setting for charge start time was reverted to off and set to 1:00AM. I then rebooted (did both shutdown and also 2 button reboot). This morning I checked and the car still didn't charge. Any ideas?
  11. 355rockit

    Any way to get safely on 4 jack stands?

    I found a screw in my passenger side rear tire yesterday. I used SafeJack to safely lift and support using rear lift point, but the front tire lifted off the ground as well. I was worried about tweaking something so ended up putting a Safejack on the front lift point as well. I removed the...
  12. 355rockit

    Service schedule

    Brake fluid is hygroscopic which means it will tend to absorb water and moisture. This will cause the calipers to not be as effective in stopping power and also over the long run will cause your calipers to rust internally. It is recommended that the brake fluid be flushed every 2 years...
  13. 355rockit

    Swapping white dash for wood dash. Anyone interested?

    I have wood trim that I bought new a year ago to mod but didn't have time. If you are interested in buying it and local pickup, PM. I am in San Marcos, CA.
  14. 355rockit

    Cybertruck in sub. -30C temperatures

    May need to get a battery blanket for 12v battery or you may get stuck if -30 or lower since charge is severely affected on the smaller battery in extreme cold. Having a happy main battery is useless if the 12v start battery doesn't have charge to engage it. This is from living in Fairbanks...
  15. 355rockit

    Rear doors don't self open from inside ...?

    I asked service about this and they did realign the door latch since it was rubbing. They said since rear door is heavier, so you have to hold the button down and push unlike the front door which is press and then push. Weird and confuses the rear passengers. Appears to be normal behavior per...
  16. 355rockit

    Any Taco to Cyber Converts?

    I have a '98 Tacoma with over 200K miles and most likely will sell it. Still deciding if I should sell the Highlander as well or the model 3. Decisions, decisions. Just need more garage space and keep them all.
  17. 355rockit

    How do you clear tpms error?

    On Friday I showed right rear at 1 psi low and it triggered tpms warning. Later on the drive warning went away. Warning came back and saw right rear 1 psi higher than others. Strange that only a 1psi diff can trigger tmps. Happened after newest firmware update. Bug? Never had this issue...
  18. 355rockit

    What product do you use for the deepest wettest looking gloss?

    If you want easy... use a wash/wax, rinse, use leaf blower to remove excess water and then apply Chemical Guys Banana Wet Wax to a microfiber towel and apply to damp car. Use Meguires Ultimate Instant Detailer to remove the wax (comes off easy but this way gives extra sparkle).
  19. 355rockit

    Should I be concerned about a hot garage?

    I have a QuietCool garage attic fan. It pulls the hot air from the garage into the attic and vents it out of the attic vents. Works well and is energy efficient. Given you have solar, this may be an option for you. I have Ecobee sensor tied into the Vera app and the fan on an automatic...
  20. 355rockit

    Fender guard suggestion

    Amazon sells different magnetic ding protectors Amazon.com: magnetic car protector
  21. 355rockit

    Model 3 mud guards

    I actually notice a bit less road noise. No pinging you speak of. Very happy with ease of installation and looks. Had them on for a couple of weeks now.
  22. 355rockit

    Echo Auto In Model 3

    Have you noticed very high data usage on Alexa app when using Sirius-XM? I hit 1.6 GB in ~2 or so weeks data usage by the Alexa app (1 hour per day in car streaming XM). I stopped using Echo Auto for a week and data usage seems back to normal. I wish there was a selection for lower bitrate...
  23. 355rockit

    Molded mud flaps arrived

    Same here.... box was smashed, but all parts were there and flaps were okay. Plastic envelope was intact, but box in plastic envelope looked like it got run over.
  24. 355rockit

    Another Model 3 owner was able to unlock mine

    It may be that when you were at the window with your phone, the phone as key was close enough to allow unlock. You could turn off walk-up unlock or ?
  25. 355rockit

    Molded Mud Flaps - Install Question

    I like 303 better too. Ran out and need to buy some more.
  26. 355rockit

    Molded Mud Flaps - Install Question

    I used Back-to-Black protectant after installing the flaps to bring out the black a bit more and keep the flaps from graying.
  27. 355rockit

    Molded Mud Flaps - Install Question

    The HOV stickers were put on the 3M film from StickerKnight, trimmed off excess white border and applied to car. In regards to the flaps, car seems to have less road noise... not sure if it is my imagination. @S2000 Not sure of size for U-Nut. Was hoping someone would post the size. Drilling...
  28. 355rockit

    Molded Mud Flaps - Install Question

    Very easy 15 min install. I didn't use u-nut but may get some since it will make it more secure.
  29. 355rockit

    Molded Mud Flaps - Install Question

    I have same question as OP. Received my mudfllaps yesterday (eBay ones that are same as Tapte). No instructions. Thanks Nogasmn for the help.
  30. 355rockit

    Echo Auto In Model 3

    Let me know if you want to sell your Echo Auto ... I'll buy it from you.
  31. 355rockit

    How to tell if my Model 3 was made in the tent

    I found two of the plastic retainers missing (one on each side of front) for the wheel liner. The missing ones were holding the wheel liner right side of the wheel well. The liner was sagging due to air pressure and looked bad. I got mine from O'Reilly Auto Parts. These just insert and push...
  32. 355rockit

    Optimum No Rise and Wax - Trying to avoid swirl marks

    I've been using Costco Microfiber towels for many years with good success. I toss them after use and do not wash/rinse and reuse to prevent scratches.
  33. 355rockit

    Echo Auto In Model 3

    Received my Echo Auto yesterday. Placed it in the front bin on the 3rd party tray. I can have the bin closed and Alexa still hears me. I am very happy with the XM Radio streaming sound quality. It sounds better than my XM Radio receiver in my F-Type and portable one in the Highlander. Once I...
  34. 355rockit

    Optimum No Rise and Wax - Trying to avoid swirl marks

    I have a black model 3 as well. I rinse it down (given just mainly dusty), blow most of water off with leaf blower and then dry it with a microfiber cloth that has Chemical Guys banana Wet Wax. After that I take off wet wax film with Meguire's instant detailer. So far no scratches. If the...
  35. 355rockit

    Teslacam Right-repeater cam not recording and is extra pixelated -sentry mode

    I have right repeater issue described as well.. Bottom half of video for right repeater is garbled and sometimes video is jumpy. Left and front cams video look fine. I haven't checked the video after 2019.20.4.2 update earlier this week
  36. 355rockit


    Cars dance a little harder with 20.4.2.
  37. 355rockit

    Have you been able to get through on Tesla chat or phone support?

    I sent an e-mail to support and received a reply 2 weeks later. After no reply for two days, I dropped into the service center first thing in the AM without an appt and they were able to resolve the issue. An appt would have been a week out for first available.
  38. 355rockit

    Echo Auto In Model 3

    How long ago did you receive your invite from Amazon to purchase? I am still awaiting the invite. At $24.00 for the invite order price, worth trying out. Is the mic able to pickup okay where you have it mounted?
  39. 355rockit

    FS: Carbon Fiber Front Lip/Splitter for Model 3 (LA/OC)

    Does the lip attach using existing screws on bottom of the bumper or does it mount using 3M tape?
  40. 355rockit

    Geico Ramps Up Model 3 Collision Premium

    My GEICO policy went up 25% at the renewal this month. Agent said they re-evaluated cars and said Model 3 was found to be more costly to repair and upped the premium. I ended up upping my deductible to compensate, but still higher than last 6 months.
  41. 355rockit

    Model 3 18" wheels, tires, aero caps, tpms for $650 (San Diego)

    I am not sure how to ship. Would need to be wrapped or boxed since rims can be chipped or damaged. I would rather sell local. Thanks.
  42. 355rockit

    Model 3 18" wheels, tires, aero caps, tpms for $650 (San Diego)

    I have a set of 18" Model 3 Aero wheels complete with tires, caps and tpms for $650 OBO. The tires have ~2700 miles on them. The wheels do not have any curb rash or scuffs. There is a small paint blemish (please see pic). The aero caps were removed on delivery and were wrapped and stored...
  43. 355rockit

    Manual lane change process? Basic AP in autosteer

    Even simpler still... when you turn on turn signals, you can easily change lanes without the steering wheel being forced to disengage. If you do not turn on turn signals, it takes a bit more force to disengage AP to change lanes. Simple AP just keeps you in your lane only and TACC maintains...
  44. 355rockit

    WTB Model 3 tires - 235-40/19

    Still looking for two 19" Michelin Pilot 4s @ 235-40/19
  45. 355rockit

    WTB Model 3 tires - 235-40/19

    I found a seller for 2 but need two more.
  46. 355rockit

    WTB Model 3 tires - 235-40/19

    Still looking for 19" tires for model 3 size: 235-40/19
  47. 355rockit

    WTB Model 3 tires - 235-40/19

    As title says... looking for tires only in 19" size OEM for model 3. Low miles and reasonable price. Also if someone wants to trade for OEM 18" tires (2000 miles) + cash can do that too.

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