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  1. show_stoppa

    Model 3 2022 OEM 18 inch Aero Winter Wheel+Tyres+TPMS sensor set (NY/NJ/CT area)

    Getting a Model Y soon, so wont be needing the Winter package I bought from Tesla for my Model 3 late last year. For reference: https://shop.tesla.com/product/model-3-18_-aero-wheel-and-winter-tire-package Have 4,500 miles on the tires. Wheels don't have a single scratch on them. Tire depth is...
  2. K

    Super Charger only

    I’m looking to purchase the model y long range. My question is I own a condo and do not have a power outlet in my parkade so I would only be able to supercharge the Tesla. What kind of damage will this do to the battery over time? I’m wanting to own the vehicle for the foreseeable future and am...
  3. M

    MP3 - Model 3 Performance - Winter Delivery - Mt Kisco - Summer Tire Concerns - Swap to 18" setup on Delivery Day

    Model 3 Performance - Mt Kisco delivery. In an effort to prepare for the possibility of freezing temps and or snow, during the long journey home, I’d like an 18” setup for winter ready to go at delivery. Will Tesla accept delivery of aftermarket wheel/tire packages ordered online and shipped...
  4. Allx

    Road trips below -20C

    Wondering how others are doing with longer highway drives in ON and QC lately , i just had -20 for a large part of a 14h drive (later part was -29) . My car doesn’t have a heat pump (2018 p3d-) and I’m guessing that’s why I’m seeing close to half the efficiency . Tried to turn heating off and...
  5. C


    Hi Everybody - I wanted to share some experience from parking my MY for multiple weeks in the winter at JFK airport. My concern was that I'd lose a few % every day but with Sentry + Wifi Off and 'DEEP SLEEP ASSIST' activated through Tezlab, I did not lose any significant power. Funny enough...
  6. E

    How deep can you drive a model 3 RWD in snow?

    I was wondering how deep you can drive a model 3 RWD in snow?
  7. G

    Pirelli Scorpion Weatheractive (new Crossclimate competitor)

    Seems as if Pirelli has launched an All-Weather competitor to the Crossclimate family. No reviews, very few posts on any forums. Only found one within the last week on a Ford Explorer ST forum which runs a 21” size. Relevant sizes for Model Y are all alternative larger sidewall sizes for stock...
  8. H

    2022 MYL winter setup

    My first post in this group. First winter with my Model Y. Just installed winters with 295 40 20’s…. Looks amazing but worried about 295 wide stance. Tire shop sold me on this setup. Anyone tried this before? I think I have about 4 to 5 mm of clearance bwt upper control arm and the front tires
  9. M

    Winter tires and storage Model 3

    Hi Everyone! I just got my Tesla model 3 and wondering if there are any recommendations on where to get winter tires + install + storage (preferably Scarborough, Markham area). I've been reading that I need to bring my own lifting jack and tpms sensor if I brought it to a third party...
  10. B

    Colorado road Trip, November with Tesla Model Y?

    Hi! I'll start like many others I guess - I really love the idea of driving electric car and I've just got a chance to rent one for my Colorado Road trip. However when planning the trip with plugshare, I'm more and more afraid that this is not a wise decision. This is going to be my first Tesla...
  11. P

    Buying winter setup in NJ for my Model Y Performance

    two questions will these rims fit properly for my performance. rims also will 255/45R19 work well with my Performance dropping down 2 inches.. i was looking at getting these tires Pilot all season 4 i also heard Vredstein's were very good anyone use them before.. between the two does anyone...
  12. Pandamoanium

    Sold FS: Tesla Model S Winter Wheels and Tires

    Winter tires and wheels for sale. Less than 3K miles driven on them and was mounted and balanced for usage on a 2016 Model S P100DL+. Info on specs and measurements below. Tires are the OEM recommendation and weight approved for Tesla. This is the OEM recommended and provided setup if you...
  13. Klyde99

    Winter Tire for S Plaid?

    Hi, just wondering what profile of tire to run in the winter from experienced tesla owner? Mostly looking for ride comfort and pref 19", or unless 18" are good for the heavy plaid? 1. Thinking about Square set up with 19" x 9" with 245/45R19 Nokian from Kal Tire, thoughts? 2. Originally i got...
  14. B

    FS- Nokian Hakkapeliitta R3 winter tires

    Bought the tires just last week from Craigslist and found a better deal. Tires were used for one winter only (<5000 miles) and have 10/32nd tread left confirmed. Tires are 255/40R20 101T XL. Asking $800 for the set of 4. Located in Denver, Colorado Prefer not to ship.
  15. D

    Model 3 - 18" Winter Tires (Pirelli Ice Zero FR) & Rims (Replika) [Toronto, Canada]

    I have a set of Pirelli Winter Ice Zero FR winter tires on Replika rims, with TPMS, for a Model 3 for sale located in the east end of Toronto, Canada (Victoria Park & Kingston Road area). I am moving to the US and will no longer need these. They have two seasons of use on them, accounting for...
  16. M

    Nokian Hakkapeliitta R3 For Sale / 235/35/R20

    Will Ship. Listing price extremely low to accommodate for shipping costs. Local to Kansas City, MO. Off of 2021 Model 3 Performance. Unbelievable tires in the winter and high performance rated. Moving to warmer climate and do not need them. Two winters used, with approximately 7000 miles total.
  17. D

    20" Asanti Wheels with Vredestein Winter Tires (set of 4) $2000

  18. S

    Pirelli Winter SOTTOZERO 3 Tires

    235/40 R19 new take offs for $150 each. These are Email [email protected] to place and order and mention “TMCTIRE”.
  19. C

    14 Day winter parking at airport - RESULT

    Hi guys - wanted to share an interesting observation. We recently parked out MY for 14 days at JFK airport in the long term garage. I expected that it would drop about 1% per day. I did the following: - Charged to 90% at JFK super charger - Turned off: Sentry + Wifi, Auto Lights and...
  20. J

    winter features that urgently need fixing

    Things seem to be slowly getting worse for us living in the harder climates. Since there is no way to give feedback to Tesla anymore, I'm hopeful someone there could read this post and potentially drive things forward. I have both the 3LR and the XLR and the same issues are present in both. 1)...
  21. 907XCP

    Snow tires for 21 Ubers?

    Hello, Before you attack me, I tried searching the forum for similar questions but didn't find an answer. I hope this time I could get some help. I have one simple question: Has or does anyone know what snow/winter tires I could use on the 21" Ubers for the MYP? I know OEM size tires are going...
  22. jrc91

    Tsportline Model 3 Winter Wheel and Tire Package

    $1600 obo Locate in Colorado Springs TSportline 18 inch Wheel and Winter Tire package. Winter Tire package was selling for $3,300 before tax online and winter tires are out of stock. Includes: Michelin X-ice tires (Practically brand new, 1,000 miles, still measures full tread) 4x 18x8.5"...
  23. S

    FS 2021 18” Aero Wheelset w/ Rimetrix Orbital Caps Bluetooth TPMS LIKE NEW Portland Oregon

    I have a set of 18 inch Aero wheels and tires that came off my brand new 2021 Tesla Model 3. I took the wheels off with only 1000 miles on them. They are in pristine condition. No curb rash or scuffs at all. In the photos you can see the black Rimetrix Orbital wheel caps installed. These are a...
  24. J

    enable slip start from home page

    In snowy conditions not being able to enable slip start (disabling traction control) can be a safety hasard. Currently, when you are about to get stuck driving on a slippery road, you have to frantically navigate through the menus to try to get to the option to activate slip start; when you...
  25. Joe85sti

    Model 3 18” Winter Wheels and Tires set (4).

    Set of 4 wheels/tires. I’ve had this winter setup for my 2020 model 3 performance for two winters, and roughly 15k miles. Still lots of tread left. The wheels are 18X8 SPORT EDITION A10-2 GLS BLACK from tire rack. I paid $600 for the set. The tires are 235/45R-18 GENERAL ALTIMAX ARCTIC 12 XL...
  26. Tony_YYZ

    Model Y winter tire inventory in the GTA?

    Hi All, I know there is currently a tire shortage in effect due to I assume Covid related supply constraints. I’m looking for a set of winter tires for my new Model Y. Have any of you been able to purchase a set for the 19” sizing recently in the GTA? Kal Tire is sold out chain wide. I’m...
  27. R

    LR or Performance for so cal ski resorts

    I go skiing every weekend during winter (Southern California). My understanding is that I need to get winter tires and need to change tires much more frequently for the performance model. Should I choose the long range model?
  28. J

    Tesla Model S Winter tires mounted on wheels with TPS

    I recently sold my 2018 Tesla Model S P100 DL and no longer need my set of four 19" wheels mounted with Hankook i Cept Evo II performance snow tires, size 245/45/19. The wheels look quite nice on the car and fit perfectly. Approximately 50% treadlife is left. They include the Gen 2 Tire...
  29. maxshuty

    Model S 19" slipstream with winter tires

    Hi all, I have a used set of 19” rims and winter tires with Nokian Hakkapeliitta R2 winter tires. These are off of a Model S. Selling because I bought these for our X but ended up finding a set off of a Model X that has the bigger tire profile the X requires. The rims do have a little curb...
  30. .FP.

    Winter Wheel & Tire Package

    Selling a great winter set up. 4 19" Wheels and Pirelli Sottozero winter 240 serie II tires. 245/45-19R tires have plenty of life left. Wheels are plastidipped Anthracite Grey. This also comes with gen 2 TPMS. Located in NY. Priced at $600 for a quick sale.
  31. B

    Tesla Set of 4 19” Winter Rims Wheels Tires Reno, Nevada

    I’m selling my set of Tesla MX 19” winter wheels and tires because we’re moving to a warmer area. These are beautiful black 5 star wheels with mounted Atturo snow tires size 265/50/R19 AW730 ICE 110H. The tires have fantastic tread still and I only used them for a month this season and the...
  32. Schmeltz318

    Rally Armors Mud Flaps for Model 3

    Hey everyone, I wanted to share my results with Rally Armors Mud Flaps for Model 3. After having the cheap $30 Chinese mud flaps for half a year and not liking the fitment and the contact they were make with the paint, I knew I needed something better. I wanted a quality product and good paint...
  33. Space_CowBoy

    Rear defroster not working

    I picked my 2021 SR+ last December and haven't done much winter driving since I work from home ever since the RONA started. The few times I did go out when it was snowing, the rear defroster didn't work. Brought it to SC last week and they replaced the rear window where the heating elements are...
  34. kishkaru

    Surviving Yosemite in Winter Without Charging

    I'm planning on taking a trip to Yosemite National Park next weekend for the long holiday weekend. The trip is 3 days / 3 nights. Temperatures will be in the 20's and 30's, with high chance of rain and snow. The hotel I booked inside the park does not have a level 2 charging station (or even a...
  35. T

    Model 3 Paint (Ice Scraper Damage)

    Hey all, just trying to get a real sense of how I should feel after I damaged the paint on my Tesla Model 3 Performance (2021)... Saved up for 7 years just to give it scratches all over in the first blizzard :'D. Has missing paint inside the doors, underneath the frunk (hidden) etc. I love the...
  36. Jimt29

    Winter Weather - What Is Climate Control Settings

    The temperature has been set at 69 degrees since I got the car June 4th. I ‘m wondering what you other folks have the setting and why. Jump right in and give your opinion.
  37. Bthbth

    Model S 19" Slipstream Wheel + Winter Tire Package

    FOR SALE: 19" Slipstream Tesla wheels and Pirelli SOTTOZERO winter-rated tires for icy driving months ahead, purchased new from Tesla. Significantly improve traction on all surfaces in sub-freezing conditions. Very good-excellent wheel condition, tires have 10K miles of highway wear. $1200 (will...
  38. Space_CowBoy

    Car wash in winter at home [Need advice]

    I'm planning on setting up my garage to do car washes at home. Not sure what my requirements would be given that the winters here can be brutal. Additionally, what type of waterproofing would I need to do to the walls(bathroom paint) and or floors(epoxy). Also, would the drain need to be...
  39. R

    Cold Weather Efficiency Impacts

    Hi, I'm considering an upgrade to a Model Y AWD from my current Model 3 RWD LR. Now with the cold weather, what are people seeing as the range hit on average? For my Model 3 I usually get 150 wh/KM in the Summer and 200ish wh/KM in the Winter (0C and below). (Approximately 240 wh/Mile Summer...
  40. Deep Blue Blizzaks 623

    Deep Blue Blizzaks 623

    Straight up our driveway my Alaskan Sharon likes to give it a bunch of Welly as she heads to Stage 1, Southeast Alaska.
  41. irelandm

    Should I order the official Winter Tire package or ...?

    Okay, first off, while I am sure this topic has been covered before, I was having a hard time finding any threads that apply to my case. If there is one, I'd be more than happy to follow any links to other TMC forums about this topic. Now that that is out of the way ... TL;DR The package in...
  42. M

    Tesla shop debuts Model Y Induction Wheel Winter package

    Anyone have $4K handy for this upgrade? Tesla Launches Model Y Induction Wheel and Winter Package for $4,000 USD - TeslaNorth.com
  43. Mmackinnon

    MY and the Winter

    So today was the first day of snow here in northern AZ. Couple of questions came to mind. 1) Does everyone else think the auto for the wipers is all over the place? In the snow it was fast as hell for a bit when there was little coming down and then when i could barely see out of the window...
  44. T

    (A hopeful) Beginner's Guide to Wheels/Tires

    The 8 year dream of owning a Tesla is finally coming to fruition, and I'm awaiting delivery of a Model 3 Performance. I then realized I don't know the first thing about wheels/tires. I know that range for the stock tires and wheel sets (at least the previous iteration) suffered as you...
  45. kcm117

    Used: Tesla Model S 19” Slipstream Wheel and Winter Tire Package

    Price: $1100 Description: Factory/Original, Excellent condition set of four winter wheels + tires for Tesla Model S. Used for only two winters on my 2016 Model S 90D. Listed as "VIN greater than P50900, Silver". Original Link on Tesla: Model S 19" Slipstream Wheel and Winter Tire Package...
  46. CertLive

    Should recirculate be renamed to range boost mode? (Winter Tip)

    For all pre heat pumpers out there coming into winter time. Press the recirculate (range boost) button for a % range boost on longer trips! I am not sure it gets simpler than that but it seemed to work looking at winter travel figures on SR+.
  47. O

    3d Maxpider Mats - Costco.ca

    Posted also on Model Y forum but they're now available. Ordered mine - $179.99+tax for front and back, incl shipping.
  48. O

    FS: Tesla Model S Wheels/Winter Tires (Set of 4) Chicago (Western Suburbs)

    19” Rial Luguano. Slight curb rash (see photos) 245/45R-19 MICHELIN X-ICE XI3 XL tires with 7/32 tread left. Includes TPMS and Lug nuts I am asking $750. I am located in Chicago (western Suburbs) area. Local pick up is preferred. If you have any questions please let me know.
  49. O

    Model S 21" Staggered - Michelin Pilot Sport All Season Tires

    Came across what looks like a new option to now have all season tires on the Model S 21" staggered setup. Does anyone have any experience yet with these?
  50. Gwgan

    Model X power steering bolts NHTSA Recall

    NHTSA Recall Code 20V-062 certain Model X 2015-1016 bolts holding power steering unit can corrode and break. This was settled on early Model S some time ago. I received a letter about this in early April and the best guess at that time was that the parts would be available in Late Summer 2020...

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