Skip to main content

Model S

Key battery empty: locked out from Tesla

Tesla locked out

If you have accidentally locked yourself out of the Tesla, you might be glad if you have already dealt with the topic before what to do then. The Model S and X Key FOB is powered by a small battery button cell. The button cell only lasts up to about one year with the energy […]

Tesla Model S : Ventilation barely heats the back

Tesla ventilation back

On Facebook, you can read about Tesla Model S owners who have problems with the ventilation in the back seats. Who, like me, still has a Tesla Model S without heated back seat, probably knows this problem too. In winter, the passengers on the back seat are freezing because there is practically no heat coming […]

Tesla Reduction of DC Fast Charging Speed

locate Tesla supercharger reduction of dc fast charging

This article summarizes information about the reduction of the DC fast charging speed after a certain amount of charged DC power at the Tesla Supercharger or other DC current sources. Around May 2017, it was announced in an American Tesla Forum that frequent supercharging has a negative effect on the maximum loading speed. Traditionally, this […]

Tesla firmware version statistics

Tesla Firmware

Statistics about the distribution of a Tesla firmware version can be an interesting topic for vehicle owners. Official data from Tesla is not public. But on the following websites you can register as a Tesla owner and participate in the community to collect information about vehicle software updates: https://www.teslafi.com/firmware https://ev-fw.com/reports.php https://teslascope.com/teslapedia/software https://www.notateslaapp.com/en/index Even without user […]