There are several FAQ’s for the Model 3, but this one is my own and I think it’s the best one. Trust me, I’m not biased. Your mileage may vary, as they say. A few items were adapted or partly borrowed from this older FAQ on Facebook. Table 1. Tesla Model 3 FAQ Question Answer What is the Model 3?

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I love my Model 3. I really do. But just as you can love someone while wishing they’d change certain habits or style, there are a few things I don’t like about my car. One or two of these may be "things I have missed", but most are verified problems. The list is organized into these sections: Recently Fixed General Issues Spousal Test Failures (formerly known as "the wife test"; things my non-techie spouse dislikes)

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The 2019.40.50 software update (end of year, 2019) introduced a large number of new (some would say overdue) voice commands. This list began with a Facebook post by Stacy Gildersleeve. I was playing around tonight with the new voice commands just to see what would/wouldn’t work. Here’s what I found: Additions/comments by your obd’t servant and others, now including things that worked before the update. While Tesla’s current voice commands are not at the level of Siri/Alexa/GoogAh, there is some flexibility, e.

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Tesla largely started the electric vehicle revolution (rEVolution). Here are links to much more information on Tesla. Tesla Main Site Tesla offers several models. In order of release date: Original Roadster, very limited production; Model S, the full-size sedan, the car that made Tesla popular; Model X, the full-sized SUV with the funky gull-wing doors; Model 3, the US' best-selling midsize sedan (and what I drive);

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Trucks: Pickups Tesla CyberTruck - the pickup truck completely re-imagined. GM have announced the return of the Hummer brand as all-electric. Ford have announced an all-electric version of the best-selling F-150 pickup. Rivian have announced an all-electric pickup with 400 mile range. Bollinger pre-announces a 200-mile range minimalistic 4-seater truck that can carry 72 sheets of 4x8 drywall. Pricing not announced yet.

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NDB Technologies claims to be able to encapsulate nuclear waste in solid diamond containers to create batteries that will self-recharge from the continuous breakdown of the nuclear waste and last for years - up to ninety years in a large car battery, up to nine years in a smartphone, up to infinity in small satellites. Well, actually they "only" claim 28,000 years, but that is close enough to infinity when compared with the entire lifespan of industrial civilization.

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I have set up a YouTube channel to be able to talk out loud and show things about EVs that make more sense visually. I also plan to interview owners of existing EVs to see how the cars fare with the owners. Right now the channel has this ugly URL: https://youtube.com/channel/UCdHAnni3LE_VjENUfNvDQiA. Once I get to a hundred subscribers I can get a URL like youtube.com/IanOnEVs, so please do check it out and subscribe - help me reach that magic first hundred subscribers!

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Ian Darwin: Ian On EVs

EVangelist; Tesla owner; Computer Geek; Photographer; Dad.

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