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    Seat heat stays on after restart

    If I manually turn on the seat heater without turning it off prior to shutting down the car, it will come on again at the next startup. I assume this happens on all model 3's. If this happens with the passenger seat, you might not notice it's running for months if no one uses that seat. Note...
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    Elon Musk's 5-Word Response to a User Suggestion Is a Bad Sign for Tesla Owners

    Now I understand how the UI got so bad. Elon Musk’s 5-Word Response to a User Suggestion Is a Bad Sign for Tesla Owners
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    A simple fix for the User Interface

    The current interface has the large map as the default for the right hand portion of the screen. Most of us don't use Navigation in our daily driving so why not make the map screen a selectable option? The area now used by the map could become a "Driving" screen.. This could have quick...
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    No voice control of seat heat if set to automatic?

    With the 2021.44.25.2 update my seat heaters will not turn on by voice command if seat heat is in automatic mode. This means diving into the menus, turning off automatic mode to get seat heat, and repeating that to get it back into auto mode after turning the seat heat off. The UI should be...
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    Muscle car boombox sound

    Driver next to you at a stop light giving you the fish-eye? Hit him with this:
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    Inspiration for the Model 3 body styling revealed

    The Model Y is the same only pregnant.
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    What is the frunk called in England?

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    Wall connector standby current draw

    I have a 14-50 wall connector and I noticed the electronic box stays warm while not connected to the car. It measures 12 deg. F above ambient. I'm wondering how much power I am wasting by leaving it plugged in. Does anyone know the rated standby power?
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    Autopilot cautionary tale

    I made the mistake of turning on autopilot while changing lanes at 60 mph. The Owner's manual probably warns against this but I wasn't thinking. There were no other vehicles around but autopilot made an abrupt steering maneuver to get back into the lane before I could react. It seemed like...
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    Kudos to all the Fremont people

    I picked up my 2021 M3 SR+ last Sunday. After thoroughly inspecting it from top to bottom I haven't found any defects. Paint is great and the panel gaps all look good. Good job guys!
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    Brake lights on during regen?

    I'm a new owner and I was surprised at the amount of deceleration during regen. Do the brake lights come on during regeneration to warn drivers behind?
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    Full Payment in Advance?

    I have a Model 3 SR+ on order with a delivery window of 2 - 3 weeks from now. I will be paying cash and I got the following message on my account page: Please pay off your remaining balance prior to delivery Please submit a secure payment for your Tesla directly from your checking or savings...

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