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Commonly missed issues, what to check?

Discussion in 'Model 3' started by ezevphl, Aug 30, 2018.

  1. ezevphl

    ezevphl Member

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    So our car will be going back to the service center to address a couple issues in the near term. Some door insulation seems to be scuffing the paint, the cloth trim on one of the pillars is coming off, a few minor things.

    I have a list, but now I'm wondering if there is anything that I could be missing and just didn't check for.
    I think some people mentioned missing bolts in the wheel hub? Dash peeling?

    I'm usually not this particular about cars so there is a good change I may miss something at first that I would want addressed sooner rather than later.
     
  2. brobinson

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    Check that the signature lights (the LED strip below the DRL) are both working properly. This is a seemingly common issue that can require the headlight assembly to be replaced.
     

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  3. ezevphl

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    Thanks. Thats a good one to check and one that I wouldn't normally notice (being inside the car)
     
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    signature lights working, in place, and color matched
    window gaskets on doors correctly smooth and conforming
    trunk garnish present

    ...are the ones I can think of that are less obvious. Judging from recent traffic volume, now that panel gaps are less of an issue, the list should be

    paint quality
    paint quality
    paint quality
    paint quality
    paint quality
    ...
     
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    Make sure your dash isn't bubbling up like mine. Still waiting on replacement.
     
  6. ezevphl

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    Mine seems to be ok, but I will definitely check before the appointment.
     
  7. Henry82

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    Second this issue... happened to my driver’s side light and had to take the car into service for replacement.
     
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    ThNKS I SEARCHED EVERYWHERE FOR THIS POST AGAIN LOL
     

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