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    You probably don't need fast charge speed at home

    I agree, many people don't need high amperage charging. Due to a lack of juice coming into the house (100A service that's essentially already maxed out), I chose to add a 20A 240V circuit so I can charge at 16A while not overloading my panel. It is serving my needs well (1k miles per month...
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    CHAdeMO update?

    Although still showing in the diagram, the parts catalog no longer lists the CHAdeMO adapter in the table.
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    Any Model 3 RWD 18" driver willing to head to the Springfield MO area for data gathering vs. an AWD?

    I would offer (here in SGF myself), but have 19" wheels so that wouldn't work.
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    LTE Connection Issues

    I've had mine drop a few times; each time the fix was to reboot using the two school wheels and brake (holding all three down at the same time). I opened a ticket with Tesla to make them aware, but they haven't responded with a fix yet. I notice the latest update hasn't had the issue as much.
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    No garage, smart options for charging

    My recommendation at minimum would be to install a NEMA 14-50 on the house as close as you can to the vehicle so you can use the mobile connector and get a quality charge in reasonable time. However, leaving that mobile connector outside kind of sucks, so the best option would be to essentially...
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    New upper trunk molding

    I do not have this piece and have an April build, VIN 176xx.
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    Anyone have a perfect delivery?

    There were no issues I could find on the car at delivery, very happy with the experience. VIN 176xx. However, I did have a small metal piece fall off of the charging port door when I got home. I superglued it back into place and followed up with an email to service, who readily admitted it's...
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    Are scale models still being given at delivery? :)

    Online 3/31 pre-reveal reservation holder in Missouri, received one during my delivery early this week. It was in my center console.
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    VIN Assignment

    Non-owner, ordered 4/6 around 8:00 pm CST, was assigned a VIN late this afternoon. #176xx
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    New Configuration Invites 4/6

    Missouri, non-owner, online reservation within minutes of the site opening up. Received invite today and just placed my order!
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    Model 3 lacking in Fit and Finish in Trunk

    My current car, an Acura TSX, was originally in the $30k+ range when new and I consider it considerably less finished than the Model 3 photo posted here. Other cars in the price range look similar. This really isn't a concern in my book.
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    Anyone tested S/X CHAdeMO Adapter on Model 3

    Glad to hear it works. I'll need it when visiting St. Louis to avoid some out of the way trips to Superchargers.
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    Trade-In Help?

    If I understood correctly, Tesla may use vroom.com to handle non-Tesla trade-ins behind the scenes. You might check with them directly to get an idea. CarMax would be another safe bet.
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    What will you name your Model 3?

    Joules. I have custom plates waiting to be picked up at the DMV. Since "Joules" was taken, I decided on "Joul3s" which is pretty appropriate for Model 3 anyway. :-) All of our family car names are female. My partner's Honda Accord Hybrid is named LaFawnDuh, after the character in Napoleon...
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    Just ordered my Tesla HPWC!

    I decided to install one of the Chargepoint Home units last weekend, however, it is the 16 amp model. I would have loved to put a 32 amp model or an HPWC in, but the house is only served by a 100 amp circuit with the service lines underground (requiring the front yard to be dug up, along with...
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    Model ☰ License Plate Ideas?

    I'm waiting on a new plate to come in. My Model 3 will be called Joules, so the plate will be JOUL3S. It will have to go on my Acura until the Tesla comes in though.
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    Wiki Model 3 delivery estimator

    Missouri here, 3/31 online reservation holder within a minute or so after they opened for business (pre-reveal), not a previous customer - RWD long range shows delivery in Dec-Feb; dual-motor shows Oct-Dec. I originally was going to wait for dual motors, but with the timing change and tax...

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