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Forum: G30 (2017 - Current) 02-18-2020, 06:06 PM
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Posted By FurryOne
How about this?

How about this?
Forum: G30 (2017 - Current) 02-18-2020, 06:03 PM
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Posted By FurryOne
Until EVs become more common you'll often run...

Until EVs become more common you'll often run into problem if you live in an apartment or a complex. The UK is the worst situation for this kind of problem, and they are trying to solve it. The US...
Forum: G30 (2017 - Current) 02-18-2020, 05:45 PM
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Posted By FurryOne
Having had multiple AT & MT BMWs, my Tesla 3 AWD...

Having had multiple AT & MT BMWs, my Tesla 3 AWD was a breath of fresh air - literally. I don't need dozens of buttons to amuse me while I drive. Nor do I still miss a stick like I did when I went...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 08-21-2019, 09:41 AM
Replies: 230
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Posted By FurryOne
Somehow I've never needed help in that...

Somehow I've never needed help in that department. :rofl:
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 08-20-2019, 04:11 PM
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Posted By FurryOne
Actually, I built AC&W, height finder, and IFF...

Actually, I built AC&W, height finder, and IFF integration. Not to mention testing radar prototypes. We guaranteed the target was where it was painted before handing off to the FAA or whomever our...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 08-19-2019, 06:10 PM
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Posted By FurryOne
I read a few in-depth articles that analyzed what...

I read a few in-depth articles that analyzed what actually happened, and the problem came down to bad software that transferred control between command locations. So now they're going to manual...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 08-19-2019, 05:45 PM
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Posted By FurryOne
I've got you topped on that bragging right - I...

I've got you topped on that bragging right - I used to actually BUILD Radars for the FAA, so I'm not impressed. You sound like someone who doesn't have a clue about computers



The F-117 was...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 08-19-2019, 03:02 PM
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Posted By FurryOne
Time waits for no-one. Tesla is still updating...

Time waits for no-one. Tesla is still updating software in their original model S. Full Self Driving (FSD) was/is an option that required more hardware than their Traffic-Aware Cruise Control, at...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 08-19-2019, 02:44 PM
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Posted By FurryOne
Seriously? Just what does YOUR car do if you...

Seriously? Just what does YOUR car do if you fall asleep at the wheel? Oh, that's right,... it goes right off the road and crashes.

Here's what Tesla's system does:

Hold Steering Wheel...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 08-18-2019, 02:55 PM
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Posted By FurryOne
As a long time BMW owner, and a Tesla owner it's...

As a long time BMW owner, and a Tesla owner it's amazing to me how many stale talking points people bring up in defense of their ICE vehicles - The environmental damage mining minerals like cobalt &...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 08-18-2019, 02:31 PM
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Posted By FurryOne
Autopilot will not allow you to do something like...

Autopilot will not allow you to do something like go to sleep, it reminds you every so often to have your hand(s on the wheel for input of it will disengage. I use mine frequently, and if anything,...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 08-18-2019, 02:26 PM
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Posted By FurryOne
Not allowed while the vehicle is in motion.

Not allowed while the vehicle is in motion.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 08-15-2019, 04:44 AM
Replies: 230
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Posted By FurryOne
I forgot to add "While smoking a cigarette." ...

I forgot to add "While smoking a cigarette." :rofl:
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 08-15-2019, 04:42 AM
Replies: 230
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Posted By FurryOne
Like I said - read the comments, which destroy...

Like I said - read the comments, which destroy his cherry-picked "statistics" :thumbdwn:
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 08-14-2019, 07:56 PM
Replies: 230
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Posted By FurryOne
England had it's Luddites who rallied against the...

England had it's Luddites who rallied against the Industrial Revolution. The US has it's Luddites that are rallying against the conversion to non fossil fuel technologies. What's next?... Holding...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 08-14-2019, 07:50 PM
Replies: 230
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Posted By FurryOne
I take it you didn't read the comments section on...

I take it you didn't read the comments section on that article, which basically called it junk science from someone that has probably shorted Tesla stock, or is just a crappy statistician.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 08-14-2019, 02:56 PM
Replies: 230
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Posted By FurryOne
Tesla supplies a J1772 adapter with the Model 3. ...

Tesla supplies a J1772 adapter with the Model 3. Chargepoint has quite a few J1772 chargers at places like parks around here, but they are 6.6KW, and charge $6.47 for 2 hours of charge.
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 08-14-2019, 02:49 PM
Replies: 230
Views: 12,122
Posted By FurryOne
You mean BMW now has the climate controls on the...

You mean BMW now has the climate controls on the steering wheel? Mine has them on the console, where I have to look down to adjust them.



Just like my BMW, you can change the station and...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 08-14-2019, 02:43 PM
Replies: 230
Views: 12,122
Posted By FurryOne
More parroting of Enron talking points: ...

More parroting of Enron talking points:



$702/year for my 2019 Model 3 with full glass coverage.



Have you visited a BMW dealer in the last 10 years?
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 08-14-2019, 02:28 PM
Replies: 230
Views: 12,122
Posted By FurryOne
Not with a Tesla. Tesla will guide you to any...

Not with a Tesla. Tesla will guide you to any Siupercharger along your route, and fast charging is why they call them "Superchargers". My Model 3 can recover 75 miles of range in 5 minutes when...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 08-13-2019, 09:01 PM
Replies: 230
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Posted By FurryOne
100A? Wow, that's overkill. The model 3 will...

100A? Wow, that's overkill. The model 3 will charge at around 48A max from a 14-50 outlet, and 40A from the HPWC. So a 60 0r 50A breaker to 4/2 or 6/2 romex is fine (copper only to the HPWC) ...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 08-13-2019, 08:52 PM
Replies: 230
Views: 12,122
Posted By FurryOne
So... that's why Porsche is coming out with the...

So... that's why Porsche is coming out with the battery powered Taycan?

Tesla's battery technology has reduced the amount of metals like cobalt to a fraction of what other battery manufacturers...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 08-13-2019, 08:38 PM
Replies: 230
Views: 12,122
Posted By FurryOne
You stop for a bathroom break and maybe something...

You stop for a bathroom break and maybe something to eat.

[/quote]Do you stop and recharge for 2-3 hours so you can make the last 35 miles?[/quote]

Only if you're plugged into a 120v outlet. ...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016) 08-13-2019, 08:12 PM
Replies: 230
Views: 12,122
Posted By FurryOne
People in glass houses shouldn't throw stones -...

People in glass houses shouldn't throw stones - You want to talk ugly?... talk BMW i3 - that's F**king ugly! I was interested in the i8 at one time, but went with a Tesla 3. Now my 530i sits in the...
Forum: E39 (1997 - 2003) 08-01-2019, 07:59 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 327
Posted By FurryOne
Loose ABS connection when let up on the accelerator

Someone else had a similar problem, but I never saw an answer. When I stop I can feel the ABS through the brake pedal, but no ABS light on the dash. I connected a diagnostic set and when I start up...
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