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My new Resin Water Filter

Having to dry your car after cleaning is rather boring, my car detailer explained how a water filter helps with this and after some recommendations from Symon Parsley & Martin Crossley on the official Tesla UK Facebook page I purchased this setup. I purchased: TDS PPM Meter 2 x 4.6 Litre DI Pressure Vessels 25…

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Tesla Milton Keynes Store and Service Centres gets ready to launch

Tesla UK are ready to launch their latest Showroom and Service Centre in sunny Milton Keynes! These will be split into two locations: Sales Address: Tesla Sales, Midsummer Boulevard, MK9 3EP (unsure of exact location, possibly near the Apple store…) Service Address: Tesla Service Milton Keynes Northfield Drive, Unit A Northfield Drive, Milton Keynes, MK15 0DQ (exact location on Google Maps)…

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Differences between Tesla Autopilot 1 and Autopilot 2

AP1 now discontinued (but still awesome and improving everyday) – Lane keep with centering – TACC (Traffic Aware Cruise Control) – Emergency collision avoidance and various warnings (more advanced AEB basically) – Can tell the difference between a lorry, car, motorbike and even a person – Lane change with indicator movement – AutoPark with Self parallel…

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How to save money when buying a Tesla in the UK (& worldwide)

First of all it’s important to introduce myself, my name is William Fealey and I’m a Tesla owner, Tesla advocate and Tesla Fanboy. I’ve spoken & hopefully excited thousands of potential electric car owners across the UK with the prospect of sustainable and smart electric transport, I’m also a moderator of the UK official Tesla…

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My emergency car kit

Just to be clear I probably carry 80% of this all the time, the rest: spade, both puncture kits, ice tracks etc are only put in the frunk for longer trips/certain times of the year. It may appear at first like a lot but as you can see from the above photo it fills the…

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Step-by-Step method to clean your Tesla

First of all this process can be used on any car. Things you will need: Two bucket technique set with a Grit guard (possibly cheaper via Amazon) or just buy two cheap buckets locally and be extremely careful that no stones/dirt get trapped in your mitt A decent Wash mitt (or this one) A pressure washer – Nilfisk…

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What is TeslaLog?

Short answer: Data Logging for your Tesla Long answer: Trip stats (MPH / SOC / Elev / WH/MILE / Temp / Current / Range / Level) Acceleration Graphs (Start Speed / Stop Speed / Max Power / Peak HP / Duration / Wh) Charge stats (Minute intervals showing Amps / Volts / kW / Rate...

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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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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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