Are you having trouble installing your Homelink into your Tesla? This brilliant installation video from DÆrik walks you through the steps of setting up Homelink to automatically open and close your garage doors.
To install the device, you must take your Tesla to a service centre where specialists will usually take off the front bumper, in the case of the Model 3 at least, and fit it there. It costs $300, so it is a bit expensive, but will mean you don’t have to carry around your receiver and the car will automatically open and close the door on your behalf.
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The long wait for the Tesla Model 3 release date is about to come to an end! According to a recent tweet, a release date for the Model 3 will be revealed this Sunday, July 2nd. The tweet came in response to a fan on Twitter who mentioned that the speculation and teasing surrounding the … Read more
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The Tesla Model S’s Ludicrous Mode is truly, well, ludicrous. It makes the Model S one of the more potent performance cars out there, even when going head to head against some pretty well-established performance vehicles. Case in point, the example below. Here we have a Porsche Cayman GT4 pulling up behind a Model S … Read more
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