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  1. rokitnerd

    14-50 Outdoor Install

    Just finished installing NEMA 14-50 outdoor receptacle for charging in anticipation of my Model Y delivery. You can save a lot of money doing this yourself if your particular situation isn’t too complicated and you are confident in basic electrical skills. Worst part is dealing with the...
  2. IslandRoadster

    Model X Outdoor Car Cover

    Just sold my Model X, but did not sell the car cover. Listing it here for $375 plus shipping. Payment by Venmo or PayPal. Shipment after payment. Here's a a link to the cover on Tesla's website. They charge $500 for a new one. It's a very nice car cover. To see the outdoor version, you...
  3. ChrisianZ

    Tesla Charger inside, charging outside?

    Hi, I just bought the $500 Tesla charger to install inside my garage. In the future, I’ll buy a shed to move all my garage stuff to, but for now Inwill need to keep my M3 outside. I have read someone notched the ground under the garage slightly to put the charger cable under it to charge...
  4. O

    Always outdoors, Bay Area care recommendations?

    Hi all, I'm a recent M3 owner and have probably one of the worst combos of all time: I'm OCD about paint quality, but I don't have a garage. The car is always outdoors, 50/50 out in the sun, and almost always near pollen. I'm still eager to keep the car in as top shape as I can so I'm curious...
  5. AlexanderAF

    Using Mobile Connector Outside When Rainy?

    How many of you have used the Gen 2 mobile connector outside when raining? I’m visiting a friends house in the country and he has an outdoor wall outlet, but as this is in Maryland often rains overnight. I read the manual, and it still unclear to me if the mobile Gen 2 connector is designed...
  6. L

    Hello from my driveway

    Hi from Ventura County. Just built an outdoor charging station in my dirt driveway. The flagstone and river stones are to prevent mud splashing in rain. I posted these images on one other forum but unsure where is a good place to post them?
  7. fasteddie7

    New HPWC install question

    hi all! My model s comes Tuesday, before my garage can be built, so we are installing the hpwc on the outside of the house in the meantime. My question is: We have a 200 amp breaker box, the copper wiring to the garage is on a 100 amp breaker. Will this be ok to plug directly into the HPWC? If...

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