home charging

  1. S

    Electric Rates in Pasadena, CA. - No “Time of Use” rates available?

    I am moving to Pasadena, CA soon and I checked out their local power company (Pasadena Water & Power) online. I can‘t find anything about discounted ”Time of Use” rate plans for home EV charging. Is there anyone on here that lives in Pasadena that can help me figure this out? It’s looking...
  2. McT3slaGo

    Question Regional energy plan changes for home charging

    philadelphia area PECO customer - does anyone know if there is an off-peak energy program/rate available for peco customers looking to charge at night? I just called PECO cust svc but they didn’t seem to know anything. Best I could get was that current rates were $0.068 per KWh. If I am doing my...
  3. S

    My car stops charging every time is locks!

    Hello! I just purchased my mode 3 yesterday, and went to charge it but I noticed that every time the car locks itself, it stops charging in which makes me have to go into the app to unlock for it to charge for a little bit more . Please help!
  4. J

    Electrician for HPWC install in LA

    It is so refreshing to meet someone that takes pride in their work and who is also honest and genuine. So I just had my Wall Charger installed in my building (multi unit). I got quotes from several electricians including those on the Tesla referral page and finally found an honest electrician. I...
  5. CoastalCruiser

    Unofficial Tesla Model 3 Home Charging Guide now available

    https://teslatap.com/articles/tesla-model-3-home-charging-guide/ With the questions about charging a Model 3 ramping nearly as fast as the car itself it seemed that a comprehensive resource that folks could link to might be helpful. This charging guide is Model 3 specific, providing an overview...
  6. K

    120v at 20amp charming Model 3

    Hi Everyone, I live in a condo and my HOA will not allow me to increase the power to my person outlet in my parking spot. Currently I have a single dedicated receptacle that is running 120v at 20 amps to a dedicated 20 amp breaker. I’m wondering how many miles per hour of charge I would get...
  7. theishu

    Charging Cable Too Short?

    Has anyone found their 20' UMC or 25' HPWC cables to be too short to reach the car? I don't have a garage, and I have a reserved parking space in front of the house. If I install a NEMA or HPWC outlet on the house exterior, I would still need 35 to 40 feet of cable to run from the wall, along...
  8. A

    Plugged in just at night, or all day and all night?

    I've read that "a plugged in Tesla is a happy Tesla" and plan to have my Model 3 plugged in every night at home. My workplace is going to be installing Tesla chargers soon however, which would allow me to charge at the office on the days that I'm there and save the electricity on my home bill...
  9. sandange

    Programming Charging Thoughts

    I'm not sure how programming charging on a Tesla works or if its all manually set I have been driving an EV now for over 5 years and am aware that the best state of charge for battery health is between 20% - 70% . Because of my very limited battery size in the vehicle I own now, every...
  10. Dan Detweiler

    Home Charging

    Hello Folks, I am currently a Chevy Volt owner and have been for almost 4 years. I have been very pleased with the car as it has exceeded all the promises Chevy made regarding the vehicle. I have used the regular 110 outlet to charge my Volt as it has been more than adequate for my needs...