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Model 3 heat pump


Nov 14, 2020
Hi All

I have read conflicting reports about the model 3 having a heat pump

Does anyone know if my 2021 LR model 3 will have the heat pump fitted, or is it a maybe or maybe not scenario


Oct 27, 2020
Yes it will, this is what I got from Tesla when I asked about the updates:

Exterior Updates

Trim Updates

  • Side repeaters, door handles, and brightwork surrounding the windows have gone from chrome to satin black
Wheel/Tyre Updates

  • Updated 18/19” Sport Wheels
  • Model 3 Performance with new 20” Uberturbine wheels
Powerlift Trunk

  • Opens at the touch of a button on the trunk itself or from the touchscreen or the Tesla app
Interior Updates

Updated Trim

  • Matte black finish replaces the gloss ‘piano’ black finish
  • Satin black sill plates
  • Graphite finish seat controls
  • Metalised scroll wheels on steering wheel
Redesigned Centre Console

  • Redesigned center console featuring fixed inductive charging mats for two smartphones wrapped in luxurious microsuede
  • Updated front compartment with a sliding lid similar to S and X
USB Ports

  • Two additional high-powered USB-C ports for high speed device charging
  • Plus an additional USB-A port in the glove compartment to use for storage devices for Sentry Mode and Dash Cam footage
It is also receiving a heat pump, improving cold-weather driving performance.

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