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Get your Tesla ready for the winter

November 18, 2019

When it comes to preparing your car for the winter, Teslas have some specifics that you may not know about. If this is your first winter with a Tesla, we’ve collected a few useful tips and tricks for you to survive the cold weather. Keep reading.

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Frozen Tesla charge port

After freezing rain Trevor shows us how the preheat feature helps to defrost his Model 3. Well, everything but the charge port. If I’m not mistaken - being in the Bay Area there aren’t many cold days here - starting to charge the vehicle would have resulted in the charge port being defrosted as well.

From issue #94

Power user move for v9 climate control

Tip and Trick: Long-pressing on the fan icon will toggle the climate control on and off.

Read more: Reddit

From issue #32

Unlock all doors by pressing the park button a 2nd time

If you have disabled the «unlock on park» setting for security reasons, a second press of the park button would unlock all doors making it convenient to pick up someone/something from the back.

Read more: Reddit

From issue #69