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    Refreshed S Jack Pads

    I have a refreshed model S and want to know if there are specific pads available. I have the pads for my model 3 and the peg diameter is too small for the S holes. Also, there are three holes at each jack point on the S and it is not clear which hole to insert the peg. I also have hockey pucks...
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    New SirusXM Activation

    I took delivery of a Refreshed Model S on 2/18/2022. How do I activate SirusXM service? Thanks!
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    Front License Plate Holder on a Refreshed 2022 Model S

    I took delivery of my Refreshed Model S on Feb 18th at the Scottsdale, AZ delivery center. The car was in almost perfect condition with only a minor left front beltline trim misalignment which will be fixed by Mobile Service. I am thinking about leaving the front license plate holder on due to...
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    Sun Shield

    I have a 2022 refreshed Model S. Are the front windshield dimensions the same on all model S cars? I need to know so I can order a front window sun shade. Thanks!
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    Refreshed Model S Front License Plate Holder

    I took delivery of my Refreshed Model S on Feb 18th at the Scottsdale, AZ delivery center. The car was in almost perfect condition with only a minor left front beltline trim misalignment which will be fixed by Mobile Service. I am thinking about leaving the front license plate holder on due to...
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    Does the refreshed S have SirusXM?
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    Refreshed S Heat Pump

    I have a Refreshed model S on order which is scheduled to be delivered in late Feb 2022. Will my vehicle have a heat pump in place of resistive heating?
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    VIN issuance and production date

    I have a model S LR on order with an estimated delivery between February 12 - February 23. Assuming this will be a new production car, when does production start? After the VIN issuance, or before?
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    Refreshed model S Tire rotation

    The F/R tires on the refreshed model S are different sizes. Why doe Tesla lists this in the S owners manual: Tire Rotation, Balance, and Wheel Alignment Tesla recommends rotating the tires every 6,250 miles (10,000 km) or if tread depth difference is 2/32 in (1.5 mm) or greater, whichever comes...
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    AFS Headlights

    Page 59 of the Owners Manual states: "If equipped, the Adaptive Front Lighting System (AFS) automatically adjusts the beam of the headlights to improve your driving view." Does the refreshed Model S have this feature?
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    Update removed the ability to set Charge Limit?

    I used to be able to set the charge limit to 80%. A recent update removed this capability. I charge at home using the Tesla charger. I had the limit set to 80% and when I got ready to go on a local trip, the battery was charged to 100%. I have never set the battery charge level this high. When I...
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    Does the refreshed model S use side window double-pane glass?

    Does the refreshed model S use double-pane glass on the side windows?
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    Unable to drive with new iPhone 12

    I just got an iPhone 12. Every time I try to shift into reverse or drive from park I have to use the contact card. I paired the phone many times and the same problem persists. My previous phone was a Pixel 4a. I didn't have this problem with that phone. I did delete the Pixel 4a, so the only...
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    Strange Bell Sound

    I am getting a strange bell sound every few minutes. It started after the last software update. It is very loud and I can't determine the source. Does anyone have this sound? How do I suppress it?
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    Ping Sound

    I just downloaded the 'Christmas Present' software and now I get a loud ping sound intermittently. It appears to be stop light related, but I only got one ping going through a stop light. No other stop lights generated a ping. Does anyone know what this sound is for?
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    Selecting Drive and Reverse Requires Two Pushes

    Does anyone else have the problem of requiring two pushes to get into drive or reverse modes? The problem is not alway there as sometimes it works correctly.
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    Tesla Chat

    How do I start a Tesla chat? When I try all I get is this page: You may find answers here I am requesting a chat during operating hours.
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    Windshield Wipers in Carwash

    I just went through a carwash for the first time. I could not stop the auto wipers. The wiper action was a real pain. Is there anyway to stop them from activating?
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    AP Initial Set Speed

    I have my AP speed control set to 'Relative' Speed. The car accelerates to the posted speed limit anytime I engage the speed control function below the posted speed limit. It didn't use to work that way. I want the car to hold the current speed at engagement. Has anyone else seen this...
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    Increased Steering Effort Message

    I got an 'Increased Steering Effort' Message today. When I pressed on the message a pop-up stated to contact Tesla service. I drove a few miles and didn't notice any difference in steering effort. When I got home I shut the car down and repowered - that cleared the message. Has anyone else seen...
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    Rear Sun Shade

    I just installed the rear sun shade and it fits great. The shade only came with two clips. It looks like I am missing one or three clips. Does anyone know how many clips the shade should have?
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    Display Lock-Up After AP Trial Download

    I am having problems downloading the AP Trial software. The download starts, but never finishes even after waiting 4+ hours. This lock-up has now occurred three times. I clear the lock-up by pressing both steering wheel switches for > 5 sec. The download is occurring in my garage using a 100...
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    40 Amp Charge Rate Bug

    I have my charge rate set to 40 Amps. For some reason when I plug in the Wall Connector the charge rate reverts to 48 Amps. Has anyone else seen this bug?
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    Regen Braking with Brakes

    When I apply the brakes lightly during low speed driving (15 MPH) the energy bar shows green regeneration. I thought regeneration was not enabled when brakes were applied. Can anyone explain what I am seeing?
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    Radio Audio level as a Function of Speed

    I am constantly adjusting the radio audio level as a function of speed. Does anyone else do this? There should be a menu option to add an automatic audio level increase as speed increases. The feature should be variable to account for different cabin noise levels with different tires, ear...
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    Car Locks After I Open/Close the Trunk

    I approach my locked car and open the trunk to load it, then close it. When I try to open the driver's door it is locked. Does anyone else have this problem?
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    Does anyone know how to get CNBC on the radio? I don't want to use my Android phone to get it via blue tooth.
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    TuneIn Presets

    I would like to login to my TuneIn account on my M3. How do I do that? I would like to add multiple TuneIn stations to my presets but can't find a way to do that.
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    TuneIn Presets

    I have a TuneIn account on my Android phone and would like to have the same saved stations om my M3 radio. Is there a way to do this? I can't find a way to log into my TuneIn account on the M3 radio.
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    Tesla Wall Connector App

    Is there an Android App for the Tesla Wall connector? I can't find one in the Google App store. Will the Tesla Car App update for Wall Charger data after I install the Wall Charger? I am installing the Wall Charger on Monday 10/8.
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    Auto Car Locking

    I can't find the Auto Car Locking feature to enable it. I have the Tesla App on my phone. Where do I find the menu to enable Auto Lock when I walk away?
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    EAB and Lane Assist Standard?

    I have a RWD without AP car. I have enabled EAB and Lane Assist, but they do not work. Are they supposed to work without purchasing the AP?
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    Monroney Window Sticker Size

    I only received a PDF Monroney window sticker with my M3 RWD and want to print a full size copy. Can someone measure the size of a original Monroney window sticker?
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    Knee Airbags

    The Owners Manual (Page 30) shows that there are driver's and passenger's knee airbags. I checked my RWD car and I don't have them. Does anybody have these airbags on their car?
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    Return Aero Wheel Kit

    I want to return the Aero Wheel Kit. How do I do this?
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    18 in Aero Wheels Touch-Up Paint

    Does anyone know where to get 18 in Aero Wheels Touch-Up Paint?
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    Driver's Seat Lumbar Setting

    The Driver's seat lumbar setting provides too much support. I can't adjust the setting to provide comfort. Does anyone else have this problem? Is there a way to remove some of the lumber padding?
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    2018 Model 3 Pearl White Touch-Up Paint

    I want to order touch-Up paint for my 2018 M3 with Pearl White Multi Coat paint. This is paint code PPSW. The Tesla Accessories store only has PBCW paint. Does anyone know how to order the PPSW paint?
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    Production Date

    Does anyone what the production date is for this last 6 digits VIN? 057570
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    Best Charging Practice for Battery

    I understand one does not want to charge the battery to 100% every night as this will degrade the battery over time. Is this true? Also understand one should charge to approx 85- 90% every night. Is there a way to program the charge to stop at 85-90% or some other limit less than 100% ?
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    Power Plug 24 ft Cable

    Does anyone know if the Power Plug 24 ft cable uses heavier gauge wire versus the 8 ft cable?
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    Power Plug 24 ft cable

    Does anyone know if the Power Plug 24 ft cable is heavier gauge versus the 8 ft cable? I assume it must be due to higher voltage drop in the cable if not.
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    Aero Wheels

    I have a White M3 RWD on order with the 18 in Aero Wheels. I also ordered the Aero Wheel Cap Kit. Does anyone have this configuration? I am concerned about the wheel finish durability. Looking at the wheel pictures, it appears the finish is not designed to be exposed.
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    Wall Charging Connector

    I just ordered a White RWD Model 3 with an estimated delivery date of 10/18. Is there any advantage in ordering the wall charging connector versus just installing a 240v 60A connection? $500 seems like a lot.

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