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Can someone with AWD-non P post a photo of the rear motor to see if it's actually smaller.

Discussion in 'Model 3' started by Thomas Edison, Aug 4, 2018.

  1. P85_DA

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    Check BIOS
     
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    #22 JeffK, Aug 6, 2018
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    Back in the day, AMD processors used to have physical differences in processors binned for underclocking. There was a visible laser cut on the chip that people used to connect via pencil lead.

    AFAIK there hasn't been a teardown of a Non-P AWD Model 3 so we have no 3rd party confirmation that the rear motors are identical. Physical proof does give a certain peace of mind to people, even if it's just a photo of the part number being the same.
     
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    The confirmation the motors are the same is the vin is the same for p and regular awd

    If the motors were different the vin would be too

    The output difference is software. (Which is even more obvious given the epa numbers say the p only adds 30 horsepower which clearly isn’t the difference shown in actual acceleration)

    People need to start accepting this and getting over it.

    Or they can go tear apart a brand new $60,000 car just to find the same parts I guess.
     
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    Btw here’s electrek reporting on the p pics

    Where they’re saying the same thing-

    Take a first look under the Tesla Model 3 Performance
     
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