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This is why BioDefense HEPA filter is needed

Discussion in 'Model X' started by Vitold, Oct 8, 2015.

  1. Vitold

    Vitold Member

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    #1 Vitold, Oct 8, 2015
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    :cursing:


    EDIT: On a side note, it appears white is the most popular car color in China.
     
  2. Hugh Mannity

    Hugh Mannity Mediocre Member

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    sweet baby jesus
     
  3. Lyon

    Lyon 2016 S P100DL, 2016 X P90D

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    Oh God. No, just no.
     
  4. CHG-ON

    CHG-ON Still in love after all these miles

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    Oh Lord. And I thought LA had huge freeways and nightmare traffic!
     
  5. Skotty

    Skotty 2014 Model S P85

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    Can some of you folks on Earth start picking more colorful cars? Thanks.
     
  6. CHG-ON

    CHG-ON Still in love after all these miles

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    How about more colorful cars (those are so boring) that are electric! Then Biodefense isn't needed.

    Oy.



     
  7. mchk

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    I felt stress just watching that. Thank God I'm nowhere near that hellish experience.
     
  8. macpacheco

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    That's what happens when you can't vote, you don't have democracy. Govt makes decisions on your behalf, thinking about their interests first. China... Dictatorship by committee, communist only in name.
     
  9. Cyclone

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    Even Auto-steer enabled AutoPilot wouldn't help with this, though BWD mode would be very welcome!
     
  10. EchoDelta

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    Great for filters! I have to say it's a bottleneck but seen worse. the cars accumulating in around 40 rows and 60-70 deep were exiting at a rate that seemed that you would be stuck in that mire for 1-2 hours tops.
    Reminds me of Cortázar's "Southern Highway" (found a copy here The Southern Highway Julio Cortázar | Pegamequemegusta )
     
  11. Johan

    Johan Took a TSLA bear test. Came back negative.

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    I need to show my wife this. She will faint. If we get stuck for 20 seconds behind 4 other cars somewhere she starts complaining that "traffic is bad".
     
  12. Cyclone

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    It's all a matter of perspective, eh?
     
  13. CHG-ON

    CHG-ON Still in love after all these miles

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    There have been reports of Chinese truckers stuck in traffic jams that last DAYS! What a terrible life. Glad I'm here and not there.
     
  14. Krugerrand

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    Well gee, if they'd paint some lane lines...
     
  15. AudubonB

    AudubonB Mild-mannered Moderator Lord Vetinari*

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    Was that a pic of folks trying to get into the Model X reveal?
     
  16. woof

    woof Model S #P683 Blue 85 kWh

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    No, it's a pic of the weak longs running for the exit.
     
  17. DougH

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    No, folks heading to Tesla to get their deposits back :tongue:
     
  18. BerTX

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    Anybody who has driven past the stockyards in New Mexico right before entering Texas on I-10 knows EXACTLY what the BWD is for!
     
  19. Jeeps17

    Jeeps17 Cath Jockey in a P85

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    Never mind autopilot... you need traffic-aware camper mode !
     
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    *** This is why BioDefense HEPA filters AND EVs are needed!!
     

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