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Gaydon Tesla Meetup Charging Notes (Will Fealey + Mark Toor)

Plugshare (web and phone app) The best app to find chargers (photos, check-ins etc) Adding your charger (home/business etc) Open to all, public database Teslow Juice (Model S charging network) 344 charging locations Private Network (Emergency use only) Ranges from 3.5kw – 22kw Free to use, ideally offer £10 ish if doing a full charge…

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I manage a business and people keep asking about EV (electric vehicle) charging, what are the best options?

Having EV (Electric Vehicle) chargers at your business is a superb way of bringing new and existing customers to your hotel, restaurant, Airbnb or facility whilst also increasing your green credentials and promoting a future to be proud of. First of all just to be clear I'm completely impartial and am not getting paid for...

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Tesla UK Glossary / Acronyms

(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({ google_ad_client: "ca-pub-6265785442487308", enable_page_level_ads: true }); Forums and Facebook are superb places for us to discuss our cars but often abbreviations, acronyms and slang usage means some users are completely lost or frantically Googling to keep up. This glossary relates to Tesla and the UK EV (Electric Vehicle) market, anything I've missed...

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Tesla YouTubers you should find interesting

A list of Tesla YouTubers you should check out (especially if you're new to Tesla) Fully Charged with Robert Llewellyn Everything EV related + The renewable future and generating our own power Superb high-quality videos with a small team creating the videos, a must watch for all Tesla fans. Robert is not only funny but one of...

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My EVs

Tesla Model S P90DL The best car in the world. 0-60MPH in as little as 2.65 seconds, 250-300 mile range, over-the-air updates (like your phone), GPS air suspension, Autopilot, 4x4 + tons more. Nissan Leaf Tekna 30KW 110 mile range (at a push), great small city car, rather ugly from the outside but once inside...

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Upgrading the LEDs on the Tesla Model S (Puddle Lights Edition)

Thanks to Chris Griffin’s recommendation (photo above) I picked up some Abstract Ocean replacement LED lights, here is the install process. Note: Abstract Ocean have a full install guide if you’re confused, don’t follow my advice and then blame me for breaking your Tesla 😉  The original bulbs are OK but they certainly could be improved,…

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20 new features we want for the Tesla Mobile App

I asked in the official UK owners group what functions should the new Tesla App have when 8.0 is released (or iOS app version 3), here are the answers: The app lacks the following features (answers sorted in order of importance from the 80 UK owners that responded to my survey). Trip planning inside the…

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