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Vampire Drain/Loss Tracking

Discussion in 'Model 3: Battery & Charging' started by HopeToGolf, Aug 15, 2018.

  1. HopeToGolf

    HopeToGolf Member

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    For those who are interested and need to track vampire drain I thought I would start a thread.

    I am away traveling and wanted to know how much loss I may have if the car is sitting an an airport. While the vehicle is at home in garaged conditions, I figure I can use my experience to give me a ballpark idea of how much range I may lose.

    I’m on 2018.26.3 and so far I’ve lost 3 miles per day. The car started off at 160 miles 5 days ago and sits at 145 today.

    I will speak to the service center to find out if this is “normal.” Regardless, it is what it is and for all but the longest trips, parked in the worst conditions, with the lowest SOC, I should be relatively safe. For long trips, Lyft is cheaper than long term parking anyway.
     

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