Plug Your Ride Tesla Podcast

Episode 44 - Chill Man

November 6, 2017

After last week's rant I think I could stand to chill a bit. And Tesla has added a mode for that. 


After a disappointing Q3 report TSLA stock tumbles. I LOVE Elon's dedication, moving his office to the Gigafactory to address Model 3 production issues.
Read more at Fortune

Panasonic's CEO says they are responsible for part of Model 3 bottlenecks as the battery production is still partly being done manually.
Read more at Reuters

The new GOP tax bill kills the $7,500 EV tax credit immediately. EEK!
Read more at Electrek

A new update adds "Chill mode" that makes the car accelerate more slowly. WTF? Also, adds ext mode to move the steering wheel to make it easier to get out of the car.
Read more at Electrek

Tip of the Week

Check your settings after installing an update.

They apparently added a checkbox to turn off the chime when auto-opening or auto-closing the garage door. And it defaulted to off. I never missed it until Anson emailed and told me to check it. Boom! Or DING! Now it works like it used to! 


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