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  1. Falcon20

    Paint Peeling/Flaking? Obsidian Black Metallic

    Ever since I have owned my model S (almost 2 years) I have noticed that the paint on the front bumper is starting to peel in some locations. The car is a 2017 MS which was purchased from the used Tesla website back in August of 2020. There is some peeling near the edge of the wheel arches...
  2. E

    2020 AWD Model 3 White on White with FSD Beta - San Diego

    2020 Model 3 dual motor AWD LR Pearl White exterior White interior 19" rims Full Self Driving Package, currently running FSD Beta v. 10.8 Ceramic tinted windows 35%F/25%R Full front PPF Jeda hub w 3 USB-A & 2 USB-C ports & Samsung SSD RPM Tesla white center console cover (not wrap) 38k miles...
  3. Ceramic Pro SD

    Vendor Tesla Window Tint San Diego Frequently Asked Questions Answered

    Having been in the automotive aftercare (Detailing, Paint Protection and Window Tint) business in San Diego County for 20 years even I am sometimes astonished as to how far the technology has come in the automotive world. Carburetors are a distant memory. Even engines are almost obsolete at this...
  4. Ceramic Pro SD

    Vendor Plaid Review by a Detailer

    Ceramic Pro San Diego has been applying Clear Bra and Ceramic Coatings to Tesla Model S’s since 2014 and my how things have changed! We recently had the privilege of working on 2 of the first Model S Plaid’s delivered in San Diego County. One of our customers was gracious enough to allow us to...
  5. S

    Tesla Power wall for sale

    New Tesla Power wall series 2 “founder series(Red)” for sale including gateway in greater San Diego area. Serious inquiry only. Price $8,500. Local pick up only.
  6. S

    Model S / X: Vossen VFS-1, gloss black, 20" x 9", 5 x 120, 35ET + Continental DWS 06, looks brand new

    Selling a set of (2) Vossen VFS-1 rims in gloss black, 20 x 9, 5 x 120 bolt pattern, +35ET and a set of (2) Continental Extreme Contact DWS 06 Ultra High Performance tires in 245 / 40 r 20. The rims look brand new with no scratches, no dents, no dings. Perfect condition (and coated with...
  7. C

    CVRP Rebate Now Pilot Question (Model Y, San Diego)

    Hi all, After scouring through TMC for many months, I have finally gotten my CVRP approval! This is the CVRP Rebate Now program (pilot program only available to San Diego residents). However... now I am having some second doubts. When looking at the eligible vehicles, the Model Y is listed for...
  8. D

    Wheel trade 19” for 20” San Diego

    Hi all, I’m due for delivery in the next few weeks of model y with 19” wheels. I can’t upgrade to my wife’s preference of 20” without taking a hit from the recent price increases. Anyone in San Diego or so cal willing to trade their 20” wheels/tires for new 19’s (+some cash) for that smoother...
  9. D

    San Diego with 19” seeking trade to 20”

    I am expecting delivery in the next few weeks of Model Y with 19” wheels. I can’t upgrade to my wife’s preference of 20” wheels without suffering the recent price increase. Anyone in San Diego or so cal that has 20” and wants to swap (+ some cash) to the softer ride, better range, cheaper...
  10. D

    2013 Tesla Model S P85 - For Sale - SoCal

    Hey Yall, I have a beautiful Model S for Sale. Located in San Diego, CA 2013 Tesla Model S P85 Clean Title Performance Package 97k miles Asking Only $29,999 Larger Battery. 240 miles on Full Charge No Accidents, Drives Perfect Free Supercharging for Life (Transferable) Warranty on...
  11. D

    2013 Tesla Model S - P85 - For Sale in SoCal

    Hey Yall, I have a beautiful Model S for Sale. Located in San Diego, CA 2013 Tesla Model S P85 Clean Title Performance Package 97k miles Larger Battery. 240 miles on Full Charge No Accidents, Drives Perfect Free Supercharging for Life (Transferable) Warranty until 150k miles. Free...
  12. Ceramic Pro SD

    Vendor 5 Point Auto Spa is now Ceramic Pro San Diego

    5 Point Auto Spa is so thankful to our Tesla Customers in San Diego County! We want to ensure all of you that our change is in name only. 5 Point has sought to satisfy the car community in the San Diego region since 2003, and no car "club" has more of an impact or been as much fun to be a part...
  13. J

    WTB: 20" Induction Wheels Model Y San Diego

    Hello All, I am looking to buy a set of 20" induction wheels for the model Y in San Diego. Ideally looking to buy with TPMS and maybe the Tires. DM Me.
  14. J

    Tires for sale San Diego

    Apologize if this is the wrong location but I did not see a better place. Is anybody interested in buying a second set of the OEM tires for the 19 inch Y? Stock Tires: 19 inch rims: Continental ProContact RX 255/45-19 104W I am interesting in selling mine, they currently have ~600 miles on...
  15. Ceramic Pro SD

    Vendor Matte Clear Bra And Ceramic Coating - 1 Year Review

    Here is a 1 year review of the owner driving his own Tesla Model X with services provided by his own company. 5 Point Auto Spa / Ceramic Pro San Diego has locations in Carlsbad and San Diego and work on Tesla's Daily. Installing matte clear bra on your vehicle makes you stand out from the crowd...
  16. OCTintSolution

    Vendor TMC SPECIAL MEMBER PRICING (3M WINDOW TINTING) MODEL S, 3, Y

    Hello Tesla Community, after having multiple members from TMC trust us with their Teslas, I have decided we at OC TINT SOLUTIONS should extend our service to the rest of the Tesla Community. NO Multiple Sign ups needed! Simply send us an EMAIL at ([email protected]) and mention ˇTMC...
  17. J

    Just got Delivery Text

    From: 510-241-3148 Tesla Update - We currently expect your Model Y to be built in the next 7 days. Once your Model Y starts moving to your delivery center, we will reach out to schedule your delivery appointment. Please note that your delivery may be earlier than this estimation if a vehicle...
  18. AutoArmour

    Vendor Xpel STEALTH PPF projects by Auto Armour

    Hey Everyone, We wanted to begin sharing some of the in depth projects we have going on in our shop. These projects are primarily Xpel Stealth and I'll list the other services below. We have been serving the Socal area out of San Diego for over 10 years and in the clear bra industry for over...
  19. S

    Master charger replacement in San Diego, CA

    I am looking to replace my Master Charger for a 2013 Tesla Model S in the San Diego, CA area. I asked Tesla Service in the Los Angeles area already and they do not want to do it if I get the Master Charger elsewhere. ($2385.23 vs ~$500+labor.) Part numbers are 6009278-00-F and 6009278-84-F...
  20. Ceramic Pro SD

    Vendor Model Y San Diego Paint Protection, Tint, Vinyl & More

    5 Point Auto Spa is San Diego's Premier Tesla Auto Spa having serviced 1,000's of Teslas in San Diego County Our two locations are extremely convenient 5 Point Carlsbad - is located 4.1 miles from Tesla Carlsbad 5 Point San Diego - Kearny Mesa is 7.6 Miles from Tesla UTC and 5.7 Miles from Tesla...
  21. ybbor

    Supercharger - Santa Ysabel, CA (permit not found, location speculation)

    When Tesla updated their supercharger map for 2020, they added a new location in the mountains of San Diego in Santa Ysabel, CA. Interesting location choice. Thought i'd create the thread so people could be on the lookout for a permit.
  22. J

    WTB used Model 3 - SoCal (San Diego, Los Angeles)

    Hello, I am looking to buy a used Model 3 in South California (San Diego, Los Angeles, ...). If you have one for sale, please message me. 2017 or 2018 models would be best. 2019s models are often too close to the new price unfortunately. Open to any trim/color options. Looking to buy...
  23. G

    Brakes in San Diego

    Need new pads and rotors in San Diego. Anyone have any recommendations for a good shop in San Diego? $973 seems steep from Tesla Service...am I wrong?
  24. P

    Delivery Experience was...

    Amazing! I see a lot of negative on here regarding deliveries, issues with cars, etc. I wanted to share my experience, which was amazing. I picked up 08/08/19 from the San Diego Kearny Mesa Tesla delivery center and couldn't be happier. The car is literally perfect. I went through the...
  25. P

    San Diego group buy for Model 3 tints, chrome delete and possibly some PPF

    Hi All, I'm due for delivery soon for my model 3 and I'm putting my feelers out there if anyone is interested in doing a group buy in the San Diego area. I'm looking for tints, chrome delete and possibly some PPF. Monumental Workx appears popular and are local, but down for any quality shops...
  26. P

    Group Buy San Diego?

    Hi All, I'm due for delivery soon for my M3P and I'm putting my feelers out there if anyone is interesting in doing a group by in San Diego. I'm looking for tints, chrome delete and possibly some PPF. Monumental Works appears popular and are local. Thanks! Patrick
  27. K

    SR+ range from Los Angeles to San Diego

    Hello, Anyone here has experience driving from LA to San Diego with a M3 Standard Range Plus (SR+)? What was your experience? Was the actual range enough for the long commute? Should I charge to 100% before I head out or refrain from using AP and heater/air conditioning? I recently got my SR+...
  28. AutoArmour

    Vendor San Diego Cars and Coffee 4/6/19

    Hi everyone, We're hosting a Cars and Coffee event in San Diego on Saturday April 6th. There will be complimentary coffee and donuts, as well as healthy food vendors (Thyme For Lunch & Everbowl), and a DJ providing music. While not exclusive to Teslas, a lot of our customers are Tesla owners...
  29. enolam

    Bumper Repair - San Diego - 5

    Just wanted to share that if you need to repair any minor damages of your Tesla without the cost or hassle of body shop and you live in San Diego... The Ding Doctor, Jason, is your guy!!!! My bumper is flawless now after a very unfortunate mishap with a "decorative" boulder in a parking lot!
  30. Envious Eric

    Vendor Ford GT Full Car Protection...the same can be done for your TESLA

    Ford GT Full Car Protection For anyone interested in our services, take a look at our tesla specific pricing page here Tesla Services | Envious Detailing We have appointments available now, next week, next month. Soon as you get your car, bring it in immediately so we can protect it. Have a...
  31. EliteFinish

    Vendor Teslanomics (Ben Sullins) Model 3 Protection Education

    Hi Everyone! Just wanted to share our video with Ben Sullins (Teslanomics) if you haven't seen it yet, we run through factory defects, wash damage, and protectants like ceramic coatings. This video was made in April of last year, but this video is still relevant for your Model 3, and really any...
  32. Ceramic Pro SD

    Vendor Tesla Cars And Coffee April 7 in Carlsbad CA

    The first of many to come Tesla Cars And Coffee will be held in Carlsbad CA on April 7. We'll start fresh at 8:30 am and go until 11. There will of course be donuts, coffee & music! We will also have lots of giveaways and a few surprises to make the event tons of fun! What makes the Tesla...
  33. cpobuyer

    Pulled the trigger on 2015 P85D CPO

    Just ordered the beast through Tesla used website. Pictures here: Dropbox - 5YJSA1E43FF103088 - Simplify your life I will keep the thread updated with my buying experience. The car was located in San Diego, and I am in Bay Area. Hoping to have a smooth process, however, I am mentally prepared...
  34. P

    San Diego mod shop?

    Looking for an experienced Tesla mod shop (not body or paint) in San Diego. Likely going to upgrade the brake pads, rotors and a couple hoses with the Mountain Pass upgrades. I could probably do the rotors and pads but would prefer not to mess with the brake fluid. I didn’t expect my new...
  35. F

    Selling 18” Aero Wheels w/235/45-18, Model 3

    Brand new 18” aero wheels with lugs and 4 Michelin Primacy MXM4, 235/45-18 tires with 6 miles on them from the day of delivery straight to the rim and tire shop and swapped them out. No TPMS as they went to my new set. Located in San Diego, but would meet you halfway to LA if needed. Would...
  36. Ceramic Pro SD

    Vendor San Diego - Clear Bra / Paint Protection Film - Are Kit Installs Bad? What is a Custom Install?

    When it comes to protecting your Tesla Paint there's not doubt that clear bra which is also known as paint protection film (PPF) is king. The big name in clear bra right now is XPEL ULTIMATE PLUS. XPEL is widely considered to be the standard in self-healing film and any paint protection film...
  37. F

    San Diego M3P- Customization Referral Request

    Receiving M3P- by end of Sept. Been driving around to shops to get educated on pricing and options, but I've never done anything aside from wheels, tint, and stereo back in the day, so... Please shoot me recommendations on any of the below, and thanks in advance! Wheels - Did not do P+ as I...
  38. lee619

    Picked up my car today in San Diego

    Reserved 08/2017 Configured 06/28 Delivered 07/15 I barely got any sleep from all the excitement but was able to make it to my delivery appointment at Marindustry place around 10 minutes early. I had a trade in that I was driving to the appointment. Luckily right in front of where I parked my...
  39. R

    My Delivery and Initial Performance Thoughts

    I got a lot of info from these forums and I felt I should share my experience w/ the M3. Delivery Sign up: 3/31/16? - line waiter first day Config: 4/15 ISA / VIN: 5/11 Delivery: 5/19 Location: San Diego Black Premium Long Range ISA experience - The guy was nice, but I did not get the final...
  40. Ketchups

    Tesla Model S All-Weather Mats - San Diego

    $200 cash picked up. Absolutely NO SHIPPING!! If interested, send me a PM.
  41. F

    2017 Model X 75D White Pearl/ 22" Onyx Black Wheels, San Diego

    2017 Tesla Model X 75D, PEARL WHITE with 22" Onyx BLACK WHEELS. Only 5400 miles! Paid $101,450 in July 2017, asking $90,500. Purchased in July 2017 in San Diego. Garage kept and professionally cleaned biweekly. 5400 miles with no exposure to snow/ elements. Excellent condition! We are moving...
  42. ggr

    Minor collision repair / San Diego

    I'm asking for some guidance. The roadster cut a corner due to traffic, and the right side bottom panels all got damaged by the curb. One black mudflap is broken, the other three damaged. Oh, one (standard) rim too. We took it to Amato's, the only approved Tesla repairer in San Diego, and they...
  43. 2

    Road trip advice needed: Grand Canyon (South Rim) to San Diego

    Hi everyone, I'm planning a road trip from South Rim of Grand Canyon back to San Diego and would appreciate any advice needed for this return trip. The outbound trip is already planned through Vegas, Page (AZ) with plenty of time for stops/charging. This is my first trip and am planning the...
  44. AutoArmour

    Vendor San Diego Cars & Coffee This Saturday! Benefiting Food Bank & Motor4Cars

  45. D

    Model X Tinting Recommendations in San Diego?

    Hey everyone - I tried doing some research but I couldn't find anything good. Does anyone have a company they can recommend for tinting a model X? Thank you so much!
  46. AutoArmour

    Vendor Model S with Xpel Stealth PPF - "Frozen" Midnight Silver

    This is a Model S that we had in our shop recently. We wrapped this vehicle in Xpel Stealth paint protection film. As you can see, the Xpel Stealth takes the color from glossy to satin/matte. A full body custom wrap is required in order to get the entire vehicle "frozen". In order to ensure a...
  47. EliteFinish

    Vendor Welcome to San Diego's Premier Auto Salon

    Greetings Tesla family, My name is Robert Nishnic, Director of Operations for Elite Finish Detailing. Let me begin by expressing our gratitude; we feel absolutely privileged to be a Tesla Motors Club vendor. Our team brings the desire and passion to educate the thousands of enthusiasts of...
  48. R

    2013 Model S 85. Red. Only 22,500 Miles. $59,999 San Diego

    VIN: 5YJSA1CNXDFP22408 Built Oct 2013 85 kWh Battery, Red Multi-Coat Paint, Panoramic Roof, Limited Edition Tesla 19” Aerodynamic Wheels, Black Nappa Leather Seats, Carbon Fiber Interior, Parking Sensors, Tech Package, Supercharger Enabled, Parcel Shelf, One non-smoking owner. All records...
  49. R

    Need Window Tint Recommendation in San Diego

    Who did you have tint your windows in San Diego? Preferably in Encinitas/Carlsbad, but I don't mind driving a bit in necessary.
  50. D

    Charging time Scottsdale -> San Diego

    I was curious if anyone that has made this trip several times might be able to comment as to how long they stopped to charge along the way. I have visited every supercharger along this route, so I am familiar with their surroundings. Let's assume model 85D Seems like I could get to Yuma with...

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