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Tesla Charging at Tesla Supercharger Tesla Charging at Tesla Supercharger

After driving conventional gas vehicles for long time and since Tesla does not use gas but rather is fully electric and solely relies on a single battery unit, I was having difficulties trying to understand battery range estimations shown in the Tesla’s instrument panel and the Energy App. Both displays should give a better idea…

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Tesla Model S quality and reliability problems Tesla Model S quality and reliability problems

After two years and 24,000 miles, I have decided to share my list of Tesla Model S quality and reliability problems. Overall, the ownership experience and reliability was good and for the most part uneventful despite many customer complaints that I read from forums, online, and consumer reports. With Model 3’s popularity growing every day,…

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Tesla Model S Autopilot Sundown Tesla Model S Autopilot Sundown

In Tesla Model S Problems blog, I complained about having several problems with the Tesla Web Browser for several months. Even after few recent Tesla Software updates, the problems persisted. In this blog, I will share the possible two solutions that may help and improve performance of your Tesla Web Browser. Tesla Web Browser Problems…

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Tesla Autopilot Self Drive Local Roads Tesla Autopilot Self Drive Local Roads

I have used different versions of Tesla Autopilot on Philadelphia highways over the past two years or specifically since 2016. The system has always been and still is technologically impressive especially when compared to competition. I am still waiting to find and experience a credible and working competitive autonomous self driving system similar to the…

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Tesla Autopilot Navigate On Autopilot Self Driving Tesla Autopilot Navigate On Autopilot Self Driving

My Tesla Model S 2017 can almost self drive itself on major highways. Navigate on Autopilot is the latest update to the Tesla Autopilot system or Tesla ADS, Automated Driving System. This feature was installed over the air in December 2018. For reference, you can find the descriptions of each level of driver assistance technology…

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Tesla Model S Night Front Lights Blue Tesla Model S Night Front Lights Blue

Recently, there was an article about how the Autopilot is Tesla’s only most lucrative asset. The article did a good job comparing Tesla’s camera based autopilot system versus other’s using LIDAR. LIDAR based systems do offer advantages in accuracy and potentially less software. However, it is a much larger and heavier system and does not…

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Tesla Autopilot Errors and problems in Rain, Dark, and Summon Tesla Autopilot Errors and problems in Rain, Dark, and Summon

Has anyone noticed that Tesla Autopilot autopilot can see ghosts? In the main driver display, I quite often observe objects and people that do not exist in the real life. So, next time you drive, pay close attention to your driver display because you may just discover your own mysterious objects. This is the second…

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