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  1. JoshK

    2012 P85 HV battery replacement options -- need perspective.

    This just happened to me as well ! 2013 Tesla Model S 85kw I wonder if they throttled supercharging and deferred battery failure just long enough to be out of warranty. I wouldn't be surprised if a class action couldn't be formed . I certainly understand age and limits of battery life. But the...
  2. JoshK

    2013 Model S 85 High Voltage Battery Failure | Replacement recommendations?

    This is the quandary - Ive even mulled buying a car for the period and then selling back to dealer.
  3. JoshK

    2013 Model S 85 High Voltage Battery Failure | Replacement recommendations?

    My 2013 ms85 just yesterday got the service soon error and the charge dropped from 50% to 0% overnight. Unfortunately car could not drive and required tow. Feel lucky I snagged a loaner Model 3 from Tesla service center for what could be a long wait. This is Milford, CT Tesla Service Center...
  4. JoshK

    2012 P85 HV battery replacement options -- need perspective.

    So the car was completely fine. Charging normally. No errors. After 220k, still had 230 miles of range at 100%. The night before, I plugged in the car at 20% and it charged to 50%. In the morning, I opened the back door to get my 3 year old in the car and heard some new beeps and saw it was at...
  5. JoshK

    2012 P85 HV battery replacement options -- need perspective.

    He called me personally actually. Said it was a combination of having several model S currently in service and a lack of techs trained. He's trying to hire but traditional mechanics would need steep training and electrical engineers don't want to work in a garage shop. He also indicated their...
  6. JoshK

    2012 P85 HV battery replacement options -- need perspective.

    My 2013 ms85 just got the service soon error and the charge dropped from 50% to 0% overnight. Assuming it's replacement time but advisor said it could be contactor. Feel lucky I snagged a loaner for what could be a long wait. Didn't realize Gruber is on 1 year wait timeframe at this point...
  7. JoshK

    Software update. Next day Power reduced with Dl_w126 error code

    Updated this morning- drove 2 trips including one over 40 miles. No issues
  8. JoshK

    Tesla Winds and Elevation Web Browser App

    Very helpful! Was going crazy trying to figure it out.

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