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UMC waterproof?

Discussion in 'Model 3: Battery & Charging' started by Watts 4 Me, Apr 8, 2019.

  1. Watts 4 Me

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    Is the UMC waterproof? Can I leave it outside connected while it's raining? Or should it be covered?
     
  2. notAnExpert

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    From the manual

    Warning: Protect the Mobile Connector from moisture, water and foreign objects at all times. If any exist or appear to have corroded or damaged the Mobile Connector, do not use the Mobile Connector.

    Warning: If rain falls during charging, do not allow rain water to run along the length of charge cable, causing the electrical outlet or charging port to become wet.

    Warning: Do not plug the Mobile Connector into an electrical outlet that is submerged in water or covered in snow. If, in this situation, the Mobile Connector is already plugged in and needs to be unplugged, turn off the breaker before unplugging the Mobile Connector.
     
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