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  1. B

    Rattle in front of driver - Need advice!

    Tesla have had my car the last few days to fix a rattle in the parcel shelf and one in the dash, directly in front of the steering wheel on a right-hand drive Model 3. They claim to have insulated the dash, but after getting it back the rattle is immediately even more noticeable. I would like...
  2. S

    Odd noise when starting/stopping charging

    Has anyone had an odd noise come from the front of the vehicle when starting/stopping charging? Almost sounds like a bad ball bearing or actuator of some type going bad. It started doing this earlier this week. I swear this car is just one thing after another. Video:
  3. P

    Poor initial experience with my Tesla Model Y Performance

    Hi folks, Looking to see if any of you had a similar experience with your Tesla initially. I took delivery of my 22 Model Y Performance about three weeks ago. I've had a really rough go and find myself almost sick to my stomach when I think about how much I paid vs the quality of vehicle I...
  4. Patrick_PACNW

    Sentry Mode / Consider me fairly upset new M3 owner

    My two month, one week, old Model 3LR was backed into at some point since Friday. I kept the car parked at home in my garage from about 9pm Friday night until this morning. I get to work and discover damage to the front bumper cover. I'm sure you all can imagine exactly how I felt in that...
  5. A

    Tesla Mobile Service No Show - Unresponsive

    Hi All, Newbie here to this app and forum, but figured I’d give it a try. I own a Tesla Model 3 (since circa 2018) long range and love it. I’ve always scheduled service maintenance visits via the Tesla App with no issues. I’ve always been able to schedule services at the service centers...
  6. D

    No FSD based on over 1,400 miles and an average score of 100 for love 2 weeks

    Hi everyone! After resetting the safety score, I got 98 daily over 22 days, and an average score of 100 over 15 days and 1,400 miles. I still haven't received the FSD beta yet. Does anyone know what's wrong? I had kept 100 for the last 6 days before yesterday, but yesterday I got 99 based on...
  7. R

    Trouble commissioning Wall Connect

    Hi all, I have a new Tesla Wall Connector (TWC), and it is installed with a 40 amp fuse box. Electrician has wired it in, but I am having trouble commissioning it. I need to tell the Wall connect to use a maximum of 32 amps when charging. (Electrician has warned me to leave a 20% buffer for...
  8. O

    New model 3 with a problem with the window

    So my new model 3 has a problem. When the passenger front window is rolled up (or someone shuts the door) the window makes a robotic squeeze noise. It happens 6 out of 7 days I drive the car. Tesla has replaced the window regulator, but this did not fix it. I have a follow up appointment...
  9. F

    2014 Model S won't go into drive

    I'm going to call the service center tomorrow but was curious if anyone on here has any idea what's going on. I drove yesterday without any problem but this morning when I tried to put the car into drive the PRND all went red and it just went back into park. I've tried rebooting but it didn't...
  10. I

    2015 Model S 70D - Strange Vent Noise

    Hey everyone. I’ve been experiencing some strange sounds emanating from my vents on the passenger side of my car. It’s definitely related the the heating/AC because the sound immediately goes away when I turn the climate control off. Below is a link to the video (disregard the dust on the dash…...
  11. B

    Model X 100d not connecting to Tesla toolbox 3

    I have a 2017 Tesla model X 100d that I picked up at an auction from Tesla corporate the vehicle retains a clean title even though it has been in an accident. I purchased Tesla toolbox 3 one month subscription thinking I could clear the crash in TAS and the SRS module but I’m unable to connect...
  12. M

    Please Help... Tesla Model S: Maximum battery charge level reduced (cannot get past 20 miles)

    This is kind of long, but I am trying to add every detail - any sort of help would really be greatly appreciated. I was coming back home with my family from a semi-long road trip on my 2013 Tesla Model S 85 that I've owned for about 6 months without any sort of mechanical or range issues. We...
  13. T

    Model 3 Dome and Visor Lights on and off every few seconds?

    I've been looking all over the internet, on forums and Twitter, with no luck even finding anyone with my problem. I am looking for any tips or suggestions. Ever since v11 all my dome and visor lights turn on and off over and over every few seconds until I put the car in drive. It get really...
  14. S

    HELP! STRANDED IN SOUTH RIVER AND NEED Tesla CHAdeMO adapter TOMORROW, Monday Feb 21

    Hi all! We are at Northern Edge Algonquin with our Tesla Model 3, and we don’t have enough charge to get to the Huntsville supercharger. We haven’t been able to trickle charge off the solar grid or the generator, and we can make it to the supercharger at nearby South River, ON, but that charger...
  15. J

    Model S Driving problems, thoughts?

    I have a 2016 P100D and I was casually driving today and made a right hand turn at a very reasonable/non-aggressive speed 10-15mph and the car instantly felt as if it fishtailed behind me as if I flew thru the turn at 40mph. I straightened it out and now the steering wheel is off center and...
  16. AndrewApple12

    Downgrading headlights (how do I read LIN signals)?

    I currently own a 2018 model s. The led headlights on it are terrible. ive had them replaced 3 times under warrant and the are still having problem. Teslas asking price for replacements is $3,298 and I didn’t want to pay for headlights that are going to fail again. I want to put in the pre...
  17. N

    tesla API: how to generate an access token using the refresh token

    Hi Guys, I need your help, I had created a small application that was using the tesla API to fetch the details from my car and then do some stuff. till now I was using the "Auth for tesla" app to get the access token eg (" qts-928368c3b72abcd60c2c60efc442c67f52c1a5af457ec56ee091c9fe55a3f0cf ")...
  18. Glenn T

    Garage Door Suggestions

    Cleared out the garage in anticipation for the new Y. I previously had a 3 that got eaten 😋 up by this Garage Door! Looking to replace this garage door opener with something more Tesla friendly. I live in a part of California that hits triple digits during the summer. Any suggestions or...
  19. Z

    Tesla Agreement has incorrect information. No word from Advisor.

    Good morning all :) I just received my VIN yesterday, yays! However, the information listed on the Tesla agreement paperwork isn't completely correct. Little background: I live in NH and my closet pickup location is in NJ, 275 miles away, so I don't really want to make the trip for pickup to...
  20. tshields

    Vendor Champlain tower building collapse in Surfside, FL

    Dear Fam, Here at TeslaShields, we put our community and our customers above all. I am sure most of you have heard about the tragic building collapse that occurred in Surfside, Miami, Florida (a few minutes from where we are based in.) This has hit home to us, especially as a good friend of...
  21. E

    Sport rims curb rash

    I relied too heavily on the white lines in the backup camera during a parallel park and finally curb rashed my back rim 😩 Can anyone recommend a DIY fix for the 19” sport rims?
  22. M

    Dashcam icon frequently dissapearing after last update

    Model 3 SR+ w/ Samsung T5 ssd. Been working rock solid since I got it. Recently having very consistent dashcam icon dissapearing when I enter my car. Reboot usually fixes it but it's happening way too much now. Rebooting more than once a day.. Is the ssd going bad? Or is it a bug from the...
  23. M

    Sentry Cam no longer recording every event after update?

    After the most recent update for my M3 SR, 2020.48.35.5, my sentry cam no longer records all the events. Several times this week Ive got into my car to see there are multiple events, today was 8, and go to view on sentry viewer and there is only 1 video of me getting into my car. Sentry...
  24. G

    Attention Any Potential New Owners in London

    I wanted to offer my assistance to any potential new owners of Tesla's or any other EV's to help them navigate their first few steps into EV ownership. I live in SW London so happy to meet if you are local or can communicate over phone etc if you aren't. Am happy to answer any questions or...
  25. P

    Weak Seat Motors

    Howdy y'all! I recently did a test drive of a Model Y. Amazing vehicle, but I was surprised and disappointed to find out that the seat motors for both driver and passenger are too weak to adjust the seat without me lifting myself off of them. I am a large dude (350). I've never had this problem...
  26. M

    Model X Wannabe: How to convince the wife?

    Hi Folks. Great forum, and lots of good info. I've searched, and read through a lot of similar threads to my subject. Currently have family (~4 year old, and 1.5 year old), and driving a 2005 Honda Pilot with wife having a 2013 Subaru Outback. My friend just took delivery of his Y, (AS WELL AS...
  27. Z

    Tesla model 3 performance carbon spoiler damage and the bumper on the back

    Just buy a model 3 tesla 14 days ago and im all ready found a mistake, my carbon spoiler got a damage the plastic has been torn in a small place im afraid that water would penetrate in and make it worse, what to do remove the plastic or new spoiler? my back bumper has pulled away a bit, but I...
  28. F

    Driver Side Mirror Turned Out...Fix, Please

    Images are attached. My wife hit my driver mirror with her side door and turned the mirror out. I don't want to pull it back in as I feel the force I had to use seemed as though it could break an internal component. Any ideas on what to do would be appreciated. I'm also trying to avoid the...
  29. G

    Unannounced (surprise!) Tesla Delivery - Part 2: How to Deal w/ Delivery Issues?

    Hi All, I posted a thread last week about our experience moving to another state, and Tesla forcing us to accept delivery of a Model Y by dropping it off at our future house days before we had even moved into the house! (you can read more in the thread here), Update since we finally got...
  30. A

    Requesting expertise on buying from tesla.com/used vs dealership

    Hi! 1. Is it "safer" to purchase used Model S from tesla.com/used than dealerships? 2. What are some important things to look/test for if I do go with a dealership (which seems cheaper) vs from Tesla I did lots of digging on reddit but I was hoping to get some inputs from the community here on...
  31. S

    New 2019 MX Long Range

    Hi All! I have been creeping on here a while. I leased a 2017 MS and then had a GLE AMG Benz, which was great, but doesn't compare to Tesla! I luckily found a GEM of a deal in Orlando on a 2019 NEW Long Range Model X with only 200 miles. Apparently someone bought it, but returned the next day...
  32. C

    Question about 5mm spacers on my 22in Vossen rims

    Hey everyone I have a question regarding tires for my Vossen rims with 5mm spacers. Background: Currently I have Vossen VFS2 22x9 (5x120 +30) Front and 22x10.5 (5x120 +38) Rear. For about a year I have had Nexen N5000 Plus tires, which I have been happy with, but the problem is the fronts are...
  33. J

    Disinfecting wipes?

    Hi guys, Just took delivery of my new M3P yesterday. I have to give Tesla credit, we did a completely hands off delivery. Paperwork was sent digitally, and the car was dropped off by a tow truck. We have an immune-compromised child, so we are on hyper alert with everything going on. COVID-19...
  34. P

    60mph rear ending of my TESLA model 3

    hi friends, yesterday i was just waiting (stopped) on the highway to exit onto a ramp, and this van hits me at i don't know... 40-60mph? you can see in the attached pic the damage the van suffered during the crash my car suffered some damage, maybe 6inches of dent in the back? (pretty big area...
  35. M

    About to join the Tesla club, help needed

    Hi everyone I’m about to join the Tesla brigade with a new P100D Model X, as ordering at the weekend. However, I’m hoping you can all help me learn a few things please? I hear that some of the Model X’s are called Ravens, is this just a USA thing? I also hear that the mobile connection isn’t...
  36. M

    First Time Model S Buyer

    Hi All, this is my first post so apologies if I mess something up. I am looking at buying my first model S but need some help. It is a 2013 Model S Signature 60 KWH (191 miles per charge). The car has 175k miles on it, has no accidents, and has a clean title. Black with black leather. Tech...
  37. J

    M3 LR + FSD vs M3P no FSD

    **You can skip this part I'm just explaining my situation** I'm going to get rid of my current car (0 debt no profit) and going to get a model 3. I'm going to finance it via lease 3rd party (cause you dont have the option to buy your lease at the end with tesla). However I believe I will be...
  38. S

    HELP! Model S Won’t Charge at Supercharger

    Hey guys, I’m in sort of a pickle here. Was driving back to Birmingham from Atlanta after a football game and planned on using the supercharger in Oxford, AL instead of using one in ATL for a few minutes after the game. Anyway, I pulled in with 10 miles range. When I plug in, it says “starting...
  39. D

    How do I sell a Model S?

    My boss has tasked me with selling his 2014 Model S 85 and I have no idea where to start! Can you all give me any advice on where to list it, Tesla-specific details to list in the ad, etc? The car is in excellent shape, I'm just not sure what sort of things are important to someone looking to...
  40. J

    Decisions, Which Car to Pick

    I have an option between 2 cars. I am a new member to the forum and have been scouring furiously and reading up but asking for advice on my on personal situation. Please assist in choice and rational. BTW I live in Texas so, no snow, but heavy rain several times in year...and btw switching from...
  41. E

    Help me Obi Wan Kenobi you're my only hope

    I've been a lurker for that last 2 years following the Supercharger threads for Alexandria, Fargo, Grand Forks & Pembina. With the false hope of "End of 2017"/"End of 2018" and now "End of 2050" stations to be completed. You see, I've been putting off a trip. A trip to travel from Montreal...
  42. J

    Full Self Driving vs Long Range

    Hello! I'm about ready to pull the trigger and new Model 3. What's holding up my decision, is the choice between Full Self Driving vs Long Range. I live in FL and those of you know, we drive and put on some miles. Once I buy, I'm going to drive the piss out of the car. I drive 125 round...
  43. tfraley

    Wall Charger Not lighting up

    Good day guys. Was wondering if any of you have run into this. I've had my wall charger 2-3 months so far working fine. Today I went ahead and plugged in my M3 and noticed the wall charger is not lighting up Now I looked in the car (Standard Range Plus) and I'm getting 32A at 235V...
  44. O

    Body Part Shipping and Help

    My car has been at the body shop for over two and a half months after a collision. The body shop has received the front fender in damaged condition THREE times. No update for the 4th order on the same part. It is beyond frustrating to see how a company that is trying to operate leanly is unable...
  45. A

    I Need Some Advice On Buying My Tesla.

    Hi, I'm new here. If this is the wrong place to post, please let me know and I'll delete. Here's my dilemma: I've been looking at two teslas - 1: New 2019 Tesla.com ordered Performance Model 3 would be ordered with FSD & White interior at $66,900.00 2: Used Late 2016 Model S P100DL. It has...
  46. R

    Model 3 Rear Passenger Seats Rattling

    I'm currently having some intense rattling in my rear passenger seats (particularly the right one) and the seat always rattles. I've taken it to a service center (and paid them $195...) to "fix" it, but even after they told me the rattle is gone, it's still there. Was wondering if any of you...
  47. A

    Surprise Tesla experience wanted for a colleague in Czech Republic!

    Hey all, this is a long shot, but I know how passionate the Tesla community is and figured I'd give it a try... Every year in my workplace, we get a day off as a "treat" and this includes an experience of some kind which each employee would really enjoy, tailored to their tastes. It works like...
  48. aslam

    Urgent Request - Need a mobile charger in Seattle/Seatac/Tacoma area for a few days

    I'm in a bit of a bind here... and I'm hoping someone in the Seattle/Seatac/Tacoma-area can help me out. The Situation: A bit more than a week ago I parked my MS 100D at the Park N' Jet 2 long-term lot close to Seatac airport with about a 25% charge still remaining. Yesterday I checked my app...
  49. D

    LR RWD FSD 53100€ vs SR+ FSD 47900€

    Hey there, It seems that although LR is not available on my country's site, they did say I could have it off-menu. That's the model I wanted since the beginning, so I'm quite tempted but there's still 5200€ of difference. I've asked if this was some stock or production, she said production...
  50. H

    Help diagnosing a rattle sound

    Hey everyone. I have a Model 3 delivered in July 2018. 20k miles on it already and things have been great. However, ever since the beginning, we have had this rattle noise coming from the driver side dash. I would describe the sound like a faulty ball bearing that is spinning. The sound...

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