Too Many Warning Lights Can Only Indicate Driver Overload

We had the opportunity recently to browse through the owner’s manual of a high-end European model SUV. As is our duty, we scanned the segment listing the various warning lights and indicators that may reside on the car’s instrument panel. We were frankly floored. Advertisement For many years an Asian model SUV held the record …

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AdBlue Indicator Symbols

AdBlue fill indicator

These are AdBlue Indicator symbols, which references a fluid that is necessary to the Selective Catalytic Reduction (SCR) system. SCR is an emissions control technology used by some diesel engine manufacturers. The indicators may appear in Amber or Red, depending on the severity of need. Both indicators include the text AdBlue, which is a fluid …

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Tesla Video Help with Dead Key Fobs or cell Phones

Five videos for Tesla owners. Here is the process for getting into and getting going with a Model S. This one features a Model X. We get into and start it.  Here is the Model 3, with some help from the Model 3 Owners Club. In this video, we replace the key fob’s battery. Model …

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Tesla Dead Key Fob or Mobile Phone Help: Part II, Getting Started

Model 3 start

Starting Your Tesla Model S or Model X The start process is the same in each Model. However, this will take patience, so please stay with it. In general, the key fob needs to be placed in proximity of the front of the center console in order to be recognized by the car. Note that …

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Tesla Dead Key Fob or Cell Phone Help: Part I, Getting In

Model 3 open

Getting into Your Tesla Model S There are two back up entry versions for the Model S depending on when it was built. It is unclear where the exact separation is, so try them both. Note that Tesla uses an all electronic system, and so there is no hard key and corresponding key cylinder available …

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