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  1. R

    Charging amps on Mobil connector dropping to 8

    I have had the car for a week now. First 5 days charging from the Mobil connector at home in my garage I was getting 12 amps. Then past couple days been mostly getting 8 amps. I did notice on the Mobil charger how Tesla letters flash green normally but the T would sometimes be red. When I was...
  2. S

    NEMA 14-50 adapter and receptacle

    I have a NEMA 14-50 adapter and the receptacle for sale. Tesla brand adapter Hubbell 14-50 receptacle Both have never been used, found out too late that I can not use them at home. Selling both for $100 plus $10 shipping.
  3. I

    Charge Stats Not Displaying In App

    Hello, I took delivery of my Tesla mid February. 2022 model y. I have updated my app to the latest version. I am located in California. Any idea why I’m not seeing the Charge stats option in the app? Thanks!
  4. T

    Charge Limit Problem

    Hello everyone, I have had my LR M3 for over a year now and lately, I don’t know why, it does not charge to the limit I set for it. For example, I don’t drive a ton day to day so I have been seating my limit to 60% In the morning when I get ready to leave it will say charge to 56, 57, 58%...
  5. S

    Gen3 Wall Connector Wired and on WiFi, No contact to Update Server..

    Hello everyone in the group.. First post and hope I can find some help before I call Tesla... Got a Model 3 coming next month (hopefully), and installed a Gen3 Wall Connector a few weeks back to prepare for everything. All went well and all is wired correctly (60amp circuit, house can handle...
  6. R

    Charging Speeds @ Home

    Hi all, picked up my M3LR yesterday from Manchester. Absolutely in love, everything is perfect with the car. Includes Ryzen, Heated Wipers, Li-On battery etc. One thing I wanted to know was everyone's charge speeds (Amps, volts, charge miles per hour etc). I've only charged it the once since the...
  7. C

    Help me find a way to charge!

    So I recently moved to Richmond VA, I now live in an apartment complex and I don’t have anyway to charge my car. My commute to work is about 20 mins everyday and there’s no charger either. I’m scared to rely on supercharging as I believe that damages the battery long term, please if anyone has...
  8. J

    LFP Battery SuC Rates

    Hi all, Given all the news today about changes to build specs on the SR+, soon to be Model 3. I was wondering if anyone has any info on the SuC speeds for the LFP battery. I recall that the charge time for 20 - 80% is slower with the newer battery but would appreciate if someone could validate...
  9. E

    Significant loss in mileage

    Just curious if anyone has seen a massive loss in mileage lately? My Model Y (2020) was at 512km (318 miles) at 90% charge when I first got it in September. Now, it's down to 405km (252 miles) at 90%. The Tesla repair shop says that's completely within range of a normal battery. I call bullshit...
  10. B

    LFP battery, charge to 100% each night?

    I’m looking for some advice. I’ve picked up my new MIC SR+ today. Build quality is superb. The battery is LFP based and the charge screen shows 100% available on the charging scale. The car even had 98% charge when I collected it. What’s the recommended charging routine for the LFP? Can I...
  11. DenkiJidousha

    Ohme's new smart charging app

    Some of you will have been using Ohme's smart charging cable which is able to use a dynamic tariff like Agile Octopus to charge you car when electricity is cheapest (or greenest). They've now released a smart app which for a Tesla (and hopefully other cars with an API to follow) can apparently...
  12. M

    Apartment Charging

    Greetings! We just moved to Denver with our Model 3. Previously we charged in the garage with the mobile charger plugged into a 110 volt outlet. It worked fine for as much as we drove. Our apartment originally said charging would be free but this changed once we got here! They are using Sema...
  13. T

    Model 3 Charging Questions. *Looking at purchasing*

    Hello, I am a long time Tesla fan (as I am sure most of us are). I am looking into buying my first Tesla within the next few months however I do have a few concerns with charging. The house I am renting right now only has standard outlets in the garage (no washer/dryer plugs) which means I...
  14. jordanthompson

    Charging complete notifications

    I never seem to get any notifications from the app when charging is complete. I have both "charging interrupted" and "charging complete" set in my app. Is there any other way to get notifications via text (like through ifttt or teslascope) that I am not aware of?
  15. R

    Tesla not charging, please help!

    My 2019 M3 has been charging on a 6-20 connection for about a year. Over the weekend, I noticed that it stopped charging (see picture). It says it was getting 0/mph, 2/16 amps, and 245V. What does that mean? Does it mean that my Tesla 6-20 adapter is bad or is it more likely something wrong...
  16. J

    Want To Buy Generation 2 or 3 Wall Connector

    Hey folks, I figured I'd hit up this forum before ordering one online to see if anyone has an extra that they're looking to sell. Please let me know if you have a new or gently used one you're looking to sell. Thanks!
  17. M

    Tesla to Tesla charging

    Hi guys, I was wondering if it could theoretically feasible to charge a Tesla from another tesla in case you run out of juice ? This could be an easy problem solving for people running out of power and could probably fix your energy problem way faster than a power generator? I remember that at...
  18. Russinating

    Sharing my no driveway/on street parking setup

    One of the biggest advantages of EVs that can get overlooked is in reducing air pollution. Of course where this is an issue, and where councils have targets to reduce it, is in dense urban environments. Bristol City Council's own planned diesel band and Clean Air Zone encompasses just the city...
  19. M

    Need help with homecharging options

    Hi all I'm looking into buying my first Tesla but I'm really comfused about the homecharging options I found that i can use the 230V outlets that are already installed at my house how fast is this going? should this be a special one that's alone on a circuit? install a homebox I have 3...
  20. fasteddie7

    Charging problems or weather related?

    I might be having a charging issue...not sure. When I got home last night after a snow/rainy hour commute, I brought my charger to the port and pressed the button. It opened but the lights didn't come on and the little tab that was in there clicked a few times. After that it finally lit up...
  21. B

    Scheduled charging

    For all of us retired individuals enjoying the Tesla, I wonder why the Tesla app does not allow variable scheduled charging. Even better, since I am an avid Outlook calendar user, and Tesla can certainly read my calendar appointments, why it can't determine from a calendar appointment to have...
  22. B

    Oahu Charging Strategy - No home charger?

    I've got a carport 110v plug, but no EV charger. What is your strategy for that situation? I figure that I: 1. charge it at night to +/- keep up with commute demand, and 2. top it off from time to time at ??? when it falls behind or for extra driving, which I hope to do a fair bit. 3. Buying...
  23. E

    Cost of use/interactive EV Charging log

    My landlord recently blamed my electric car purchase on the sudden increase in the electric bill (electric is already included in my rent), so to disprove her, I created this spreadsheet on Google sheet that shows the electrical expense and gas savings of owning an EV. Feel free to view...
  24. borugee

    Model 3 showing wrong kWh consumption?

    I charged my car to 80% after 41miles of driving, it is now at 52%. Since last charge kWh show 14kWh. I did 4 trips of about 10 miles each in winter to accumulate these 41miles. (Also preheated car 2 times for about 10 minutes each). My car LR-AWD charge to 300miles. Here is my math to show...
  25. AlanSubie4Life

    2020, 2019, 2018 Model 3 Battery Capacities & Charging Constants

    I should have done this a while ago, but I've finally compiled all the data that Tesla provides to the EPA, and put it into a spreadsheet. The detailed 2020 test data is now available, so we can see why things are rated the way they are. Through formulas, I've also tried to capture what...
  26. Z

    Brand new P3M, low battery range?

    I just received my new M3P (< 200 miles on the odometer). I left the max charge at the default of 90%. When charged to 90%, the range reported is only 263 miles, which works out to 292 miles @ 100% charge. That is quite a bit lower than the 310 mile range it is supposed to get. Is this an...
  27. S

    Odd behaviour with web control

    I've been controlling my powerwall 2 via its web interface for getting on for two years. Come the start of the off-peak tarrif period in the evening, the reserve gets set to the current charge, and grid power is used until the end of that period in the morning, whereapon the reserve is set to...
  28. T

    Charger installation rebate still available?

    Sorry if this is somewhere else already but does anyone know if the charger installation rebate is still available? I live in Toronto. I couldn't find an updated thread for this and I know some rebates were clawed back in 2019. I'm trying to decide if it's worth putting in the full out wall...
  29. TesQuestJapan

    Charging Networks and Apps In Japan... What do you use?

    Hi all! I've had my LRAWD for about a month now and don't have a home charging set up. I have been using ev.gogo.gs to search for chargers and that has gone ok... But I was curious what everyone is using. I am pretty fortunate, in addition to being within 30 minutes or so of the Osaka SC, I...
  30. T

    Teach me how to charge!

    I’ve had my M3 for a week (delivered to my house when I was away so I never got a dealer run through) and all the videos just show plugging it in. That didn’t work. I called and they sent a service guy out who said my cable was broken and switched it out. Then he said I have to squeeze the...
  31. J

    Safe to charge SR+ to 100% and sit overnight before roadtrip?

    Hi all—I pick up my SR+ in a week and then I’ll be taking it on a 900 mi r/t road trip for the holidays. I usually don’t look forward to the drive but this year, there is no place I’d rather be than the driver’s seat of my new Model 3! Question for the group: I know you aren’t supposed to...
  32. NorthEastUk

    Chargegate, S85 Only

    I've just been on the Tesla facebook group and seen there are in total three S85 owners who are concerned about charge speeds at superchargers. (same day) If you have confirmed with the support line that your battery is the correct temp when charging and You are still getting slow charge...
  33. B

    Range increasing after charging stops!

    For the last few software updates, I am now on 2019.36.2.1 with autopilot hardware 2.0, my range increases after changing stops. Usually just a few miles but this am almost 14 in the 48 minutes from when the charging stopped and I drove the car away. I can tell this by the data that Teslafi...
  34. F

    Grid Charge Powerwall with Solar

    I am having a system installed and have just been informed I will be locked out of grid charging. Now as far as ITC is concerned I full understand so skip right passed that please. To my understand I can't charge from the grid because I could then also discharge to the grid. IE pay off peak...
  35. F

    Winter Range and Charging

    It is pretty well known that winter temperatures hit EVs pretty hard when it comes to range. It's not clear to me how much it impacts charging. I'm not talking about charging currents since level 2 charging at home never rises to a point that it is limited really. I'm talking about how much...
  36. W

    Supercharger - Melbourne CBD

    Hey guys, Im new to the forum! I haven't seen any posts regarding the Melbourne CBD supercharger that Tesla has on 'coming soon' on their website. Does anyone have any info or heard anything about it?
  37. P

    100% = 370 rated miles? Or not ....

    Hello: Hopefully someone can tell me if I should be concerned or not. Sept 2019 build Long range shows 364 miles after charging 100% at home (14-50). The car is (was) brand new when I picked it up a month back & I saw the same loss about 3 weeks back. Tesla service told me "it takes time" to...
  38. M

    Elektrische Auto charge docking systeem

    Mijn naam is Mats en ik ben een student op de Hogeschool van Amsterdam. Op het moment volg ik de minor ‘Startup your business in Technology’. Samen met de studenten van de richtingen Engineering, Product design en Bedrijfskunde gaan we een Startup beginnen. Wij hebben het idee om een...
  39. BZM3

    Long Island, NY Superchargers

    Anyone have any info on future supercharging stations that are coming to Long Island? I know that a location in Little Neck has been on their coming soon list for a while... but haven't heard anything else.
  40. E

    Want to lend or lease your Chademo adapter near Montreal?

    Hello everyone, I have a trip coming soon (from Aug 30 to Sept 8) to Eastern QC and a Chademo adapter would be really helpful. I ordered one from the Tesla shop on Aug 3rd, but it hasn't shipped yet, so I'm concerned I don't receive it on time. I know that Tesla Quebec have 4 that you can...
  41. M

    Chademo Adapter UK

    Hi all, I would like to buy a Chademo Adapter but have a couple of questions, 1) Would this be compatible wth my 2017 facelift Tesla Model S? 2) Where would I buy a UK Chademo Adapter? Thanks in advance Matt
  42. Lasairfion

    Charging times reducing significantly

    Do ICE cars still have a fill-up time advantage? Yes, of course. But EVs are catching up fast. Previous year's trip: charge times were on average between 35-50 minutes This year's trip: charge times were on average between 15 and 30 minutes Total trip charge time this year : according to A...
  43. Zcd1

    V3 Supercharging tested by Motor Trend...

    Pretty in-depth, too, so props to MT for sticking with it to try to get accurate results. One key thing is mentioned in the text, but not given enough emphasis, IMO: Supercharing to 100% is rare, so the x% to 80-90% times are the useful figures. Tesla V3 Supercharger: We Put the Latest Fast...
  44. srs5694

    EV Road Trip: Stopping-Time Poll

    Several recent threads have made me curious about peoples' road-trip habits. The question: Given enough EV range or a fast enough charging time, how much time would you spend stopped on a long road trip -- say, something that involves ten hours of driving (actual on-the-road, wheels-spinning...
  45. P

    Tesla Online Shop Order Fulfillments

    Hello , this is my first entry in this forum and my very first EV! Took delivery of Model 3 couple weeks back. I wasn't aware it didn't come with Nema 14-50 anymore so ordered one ahead of time. I have been waiting 2 weeks and havent gotten it yet, although I received a tracking number for FexEx...
  46. S

    Pulling Logs

    I saw a reference on some other Tesla Model that one could "pull the logs" which seemed to refer to charging a trip log history. Is this possible in general? Is it possible for the model 3? If so, how?
  47. M

    Charging Limiting To 200 Volts

    I have had my m3 for a little while now and have been charging at public stations. For example, a 6.6kw chargepoint locations but when I plugin, it maxes out at 30 amps and about 200 volts which results in 6kw, not 6.6kw and a charge rate of 22/23 mph. I am not able to change anything but the...
  48. Dutchmeeuw

    Wiki Sudden Loss Of Range With 2019.16.x Software

    Lost 20km of max charging within 2 weeks on my S85D. At the 12th of May I was able to charge to 399km at 100% charge. 2 days ago the max charge has dropped to 379km all of a sudden. Temperatures at both charge times were around 18 degrees Celsius. Called Tesla and they’re telling me the car...
  49. GolanB

    Frequent Charge, Idle, Sleep Cycles

    I've noted recently, that overnight I frequently go through charge -> idle -> charge -> sleep loops. Has anyone been able to determine the reason for this? Previously, I'd go through a single charge -> idle -> sleep cycle per night. [EDIT] Moderators, I accidentally dropped this in the...
  50. Dameon

    Using API to gather individual battery cell voltage?

    I thought I saw this information somewhere before, but it may have been a screen dump from one of the Tesla hackers rooting efforts and not an output from the API. I trouble-shooting a potential battery pack issue and would like to gather my own data in conjunction with Tesla Service running a...

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