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    Purchasing used M3

    I’m pulling the plug and purchasing a Model 3! Before I do so, how does the current owner check the range of the car? Is the only way to charge to 100%? Once I purchase and remove their phone from the list of keys, would they still be able to track the location of the car? Any way to...
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    When to buy?

    I plan to purchase a MX long range before the end of the year. Don't need until February but want to get it on our books in 2019. Not super picky about options. Would like to hear from folks with experience or knowledge of when to expect the best 'year end' deals from Tesla. I'm assuming there...
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    20 Days and counting for a model X

    Hello Everyone, First post- I am about 20 days out from a purchase. I have narrowed my focus to a model X. I am looking for some guidance on where this community would start for value. I think I am looking 2016-2018, with under 30K miles. My price range is under 82K. Where would be the best...
  4. Spiderbird2018

    Prepping for a Model 3 purchase - Would like your perspective

    Hi all! I've been lurking for a while on the sidelines while viewing articles from the blog and posts from the forums. I'm doing my homework on a Model 3 purchase, but would like to ask for some perspective to help guide a purchase. For reference, I have done a lot of reading in the forums...
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    Would you still buy an X?

    Forum Members, I'm seeking some advice/recommendations. After ordering a inventory Model X and preparing to pick it up, I received a call cancelling the pickup the day before. After speaking with several representatives I found out the car was damaged and needed repairs. The problem I discovered...
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    Chances of getting LR, RW, Black, 18", EA, and FSD...

    Hi all, First time post long time lurker. I've studied/looked at all the spreadsheets that have been posted about different, make, models, tires, colors, etc. coming in. Just wanted an opinion on if I were to order right now what are the chances of getting my car in my possession before Dec...
  7. S

    Tesla vs Hybrids

    Dear EV owners, I am doing the research project about the difference in factors affection purchase decision of Tesla electric cars and Hybrids. Could you please take a part in my survey (it will take around 4 minutes) It is very important for me to get as many responses as possible...
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    Need purchase advice

    I have finally got into the financial position to be able to consider a tesla. Could use some advice/opinion. I am looking at a new 60D with 2nd generation AP with free supercharging vs a 2015 85D with first gen AP and a few additional features for the same price. I think both options are...
  9. bakoplan

    Pressure to take ownership today?

    If you're on this page you're likely considering the purchase of a Tesla (as I am). Be aware of changes to Tesla's supercharging program. It states "For Teslas ordered after January 1, 2017, 400 kWh of free Supercharging credits (roughly 1,000 miles) will be included annually so that all...
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    Test Drive/Ride in Utah

    Hi All! First time using the forum, so bear with me if I misstep. I am in Utah (Salt Lake City area) and am interested in seeing a Model S in person. Since I am not able to at the new store is there anyone who would be willing to meet with me to let me see their Model S?
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    My Tesla buying experience and a letter of recommendation

    This is the letter I sent out to the managers of my Ownership Advisor after I put in my order of my S85D; I wanted to share this with everyone. ------- I wanted to share my experience in purchasing my first Tesla. I have been a strong proponent of alternative energy and I love technology and...

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