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Change in Heating System?

Discussion in 'Model S: User Interface' started by CaptDaveHowe, Dec 30, 2015.

  1. CaptDaveHowe

    CaptDaveHowe Member

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    I noticed when driving a loaner from Tesla upon a recent service appointment that the heat was almost non-existent. It was a cold, rainy day and when I turned the thermostat up all the way to 76, the heat did not go on. Now back in own 2015 S 85, with the weather getting colder, I'm noticing the same thing. Is this a soft ware (update) issue? My thought is that there may have been a software update to conserve energy. Anyone in the cold weather states experiencing the same?
     
  2. cwave1

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    This is an issue with v7 up to around 2.9.12. If you search, you will find a few threads that have covered this in detail.
     
  3. ecarfan

    ecarfan Well-Known Member

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    And here is one such thread Heat / HVAC on 7.0 - poor performance?
    Note: although the thread starts with a post about poor heat in a "classic" S, it also includes posts about the problem in newer cars.
     

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