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Model 3 Supercharging vs S and X


Active Member
Aug 23, 2017
I know this has been talked about before but the difference in the amount of active cooling needed for the 3 vs the S and X during supercharging is crazy. S and X fans are just wailing wide open every time i've been at a SC and you can barely hear the 3 doing anything. I guess there really is a significant change in chemistry between the 2 types of batteries and make me wonder how fast the 3 will be able to soak up power with the next gen superchargers.


Sep 14, 2013
Sunny Chandler Arizona
Were in HOT Phoenix and the fans seem to run on our Model S and 3. Both seem very good and can handle the heat fine. It seems with the air cond on if we are just getting a short SC the fans go crazy on a HOT day. I hope all Super Charger locations in the South get Solar PV shade and large batteries to cover the peak charging .

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