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    Update: Charge PowerWall from Grid

    There have been a few prior threads about grid charging, something several of us want to do. The gist is that Tesla does not enable grid charging for US solar installations except during Storm Watch events. But that just might be changing.... At my request, my installer put me in touch with...
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    Free "Charging for One Year" End Date???

    Cars delivered in the last two weeks of December 2020 were given a year of free supercharging. Does anyone know (I am not interested in speculation) when the free year of supercharging ends? Today being Jan 1, 2021, I checked the nearest supercharger icon info, and it still has no price...
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    Dead Car

    The photo below tells the main story: Car locked and completely unresponsive. Both batteries are charged and probably fine. 2021 Model Y, ~6,000 miles. We drove to lunch spot and were ready to head home. Car would not open. Tried phone and key card, no joy. Car not connecting to the app...
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    PowerWall w/ Solar, Charge From Grid Experiment

    I have become curious about how charging a PowerWall from the grid works. PW does this when Storm Watch is active, and Tesla reportedly does grid charging in non-solar instllations, and reportedly both grid and solar charging in some countries. I wonder wow Tesla controls this, and how does it...
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    PowerWall Without Solar?

    Does anyone here have a PowerWall without solar? I want to know if the Time Based, Cost Saving mode is available in such a system, and how it behaves. My guess is that PowerWall would charge from the grid beginning at the end of peak (or partial peak) periods, until it is fully charged...
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    No Notification on PowerWall Grid Failure, App Bug? V 3.10.5, iPhone

    Our PowerWall 2 was installed early this month. It works great, the App works great. Except…. When the grid goes down I do not get a notification. The Tesla App is supposed to give notification 5 minutes after grid power goes down. The new, current version does not. When I open the grid...

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