How to Submit a Tesla Bug Report While Driving

I’m always amazed by the small features of the Tesla operating system and software. There is always something new to learn. During a recent visit service visit at home from a Tesla technician to install Homelink, I learned about the ability to submit a bug report if something quirky happens. Recently I had an issue…… Continue reading How to Submit a Tesla Bug Report While Driving

Use This EV Charging Station Map to Find Juice

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The U.S. Department of Energy has a great online tool to locate charging stations for electric vehicles. The tool allows you to locate specific types of chargers and connector types: J1772, CCS, CHAdeMO, and Tesla. You can view the tool below or click here. Loading alternative fueling station locator…window.afdcStationsOptions = {“country”:”all”,”localeCountry”:”US”,”path”:”/find/nearest”,”query”:{“fuel”:[“ELEC”],”ev_levels”:[“dc_fast”]}}Please enable JavaScript to view…… Continue reading Use This EV Charging Station Map to Find Juice

How to Clean Your Tesla of Covid and Coronavirus for Delivery

Delivery day is fast approaching for our new Model 3 Tesla, and while the delivery may be contactless, you might still have some concerns about how to make sure your car is clean of coronavirus. After all, when was someone in your car last, and did they leave a big sneeze behind that settled on…… Continue reading How to Clean Your Tesla of Covid and Coronavirus for Delivery

Should I Buy a Tesla Model 3? I Just Did and Here is Why.

I really hate parting with money for cars. Most new cars are just an asset worth significantly less when you drive them off the lot. Then they lose a lot of value every year. So much so that many owe more on their cars than they are worth. For many years, I’ve recommended to people…… Continue reading Should I Buy a Tesla Model 3? I Just Did and Here is Why.