Articles tagged "Owners"
Articles tagged "Owners"
In 2015, Tesla found a Model S in Europe with a front seat belt that was not properly connected to the outboard lap pretensioner. This vehicle was not involved in a crash and there were no injuries. However, in the event of a crash, a seat belt in this condition would not provide full protection. First and foremost, we care about your safety.
Your Tesla vehicle is protected by a 4 year, 50,000 miles (whichever comes first) new vehicle limited warranty and 8 year, unlimited mile battery and drive unit warranty. Tesla recommends an Annual Service Inspection every year or 12,500 miles to maintain your vehicle to top performance standards. Advance payment of Annual Service Inspections via a Service Plan is the most economical means of maintaining your Model S. Service Plans may be purchased by visiting a local Service Center within the first 60 days after delivery of a new or qualified Pre-Owned Vehicle.
Your Tesla vehicle can charge at any Supercharger, Tesla wall connector, public charging station, or anywhere there’s an electrical outlet. Superchargers are conveniently located along the most popular routes and offer the fastest rate of charge. Hotels and restaurants often install Tesla wall connectors for their customers’ use.
Tesla vehicles regularly receives over-the-air software updates that add new features and functionality. When an update is available, you’ll be notified on the center display with an option to install immediately, or schedule the installation for a later time. Connect your vehicle to your home’s Wi-Fi network for the fastest possible download time.
Download the Tesla Motors app for iPhone or Android to remotely monitor and control your Tesla vehicle with your phone. After downloading and installing the app, use your email address and Tesla account password to connect to your Tesla vehicle.
Tesla vehicles are amazing vehicles designed from the ground up to be the safest vehicles on the road. The Model S achieves a 5-star rating in all categories of the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) crash test and an Euro NCAP 5-Star Safety Rating. Tesla vehicle body structure design incorporates the best in advanced structural aluminum casting, extrusion and stamped panel technology used in combination with the latest aluminum welding and adhesive bonding technology. However Accidents can happen and the network of Tesla Approved Body Shops have been factory trained and equipped to rebuild Tesla vehicles to the original vehicle specifications for structural integrity and quality of finish.
Most Tesla drivers choose to charge their Tesla vehicles at home overnight. To charge at home, you’ll need a 240 volt outlet or a Tesla wall connector installed near your parking space.
Each electrician listed below has been trained to install Tesla charging equipment and adhere to strict quality, permitting and inspection requirements. If you have questions, or there are no recommended electricians in your area, please contact us.