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What is considered a "long trip" when considering charging to 100%?


Jan 8, 2021
unless its an NMC battery keeping the car at 100% doesnt hurt the car nearly as bad as tesla makes it out to be.
Where do Tesla make it out to be very bad?

In the forums, there is a lot of rumors that is not what Tesla say. For example they do not say that you should not leave the car at 100% for long.

The <90% daily and >90% for trips is probably because it save a lot of cyclic aging.

As for the OP question Tesla say if you need more than 90% its ok to set the limit higher.

If you need the full range (i.e. 100%) of your battery for a long-distance trip, you can increase the limit to the ‘Trip’ range (>90%) as necessary.

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