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by g4qber
Mon, 11 Mar 2013, 15:47
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: performance mods for EVs
Replies: 3
Views: 872

performance mods for EVs

funny you should post this Warren Haslam finance manager for Melville Holden is trying to increase power on his volt still researching the possibility. the 2014 volt is rumoured to have a 2.0L turbo engine with updated EV specs too. http://www.digitaltrends.com/cars/chevy-volt-will-ditch-1-4-liter-e...
by g4qber
Mon, 11 Mar 2013, 09:45
Forum: EV Motoring
Topic: 2013 nissan leaf
Replies: 14
Views: 2483

2013 nissan leaf

http://www.wikihow.com/Get-out-of-a-Car ... lectricity

some solutions

typed in "static shocks car" into google & honda came up in the results
http://boards.straightdope.com/sdmb/sho ... p?t=604881
by g4qber
Mon, 11 Mar 2013, 05:03
Forum: EV Motoring
Topic: 2013 nissan leaf
Replies: 14
Views: 2483

2013 nissan leaf

i must remember not to get a nissan leaf until they have more direct / European power steering imiev & volt seem to be drivers' cars but the leaf is for the Japanese / Asian markets who like their steering light this observation is agreed by Ben Collins (the Stig) http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0_4f...
by g4qber
Sun, 10 Mar 2013, 18:05
Forum: General EV Discussion
Topic: Old EV got 340 km on 1 charge [once]
Replies: 14
Views: 2066

Old EV got 340 km on 1 charge [once]


220km in imiev
a) 50km/h
b) flat road
c) ac off
d) 40 PSI
e) B mode


http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zqSLNX3WlHY
by g4qber
Fri, 08 Mar 2013, 15:42
Forum: EV Motoring
Topic: Blade Model R
Replies: 12
Views: 2301

Blade Model R

but ross has mixed up acceleration
0 - 60kmh
vs
0 - 60mph = 100kmh

by g4qber
Fri, 08 Mar 2013, 15:24
Forum: EV Motoring
Topic: Blade Model R
Replies: 12
Views: 2301

Blade Model R

http://www.edmunds.com/tesla/model-s/20 ... test1.html

seems to be 100km/h to 0 stopping results
this article says 108 feet = 33 metres.
by g4qber
Fri, 08 Mar 2013, 07:55
Forum: EV Motoring
Topic: Blade Model R
Replies: 12
Views: 2301

Blade Model R

http://www.teslamotors.com/forum/forums/no-rare-earth-metals-model-s bye bye to rare earth stuff http://www.teslamotors.com/blog/induction-versus-dc-brushless-motors http://www.ehow.com/about_6619048_ac-dc-motors-electric-cars.html http://www.coppermotor.com/ http://www.economist.com/blogs/babbage/...
by g4qber
Wed, 06 Mar 2013, 14:24
Forum: Admin Notices
Topic: sort posts with latest first
Replies: 3
Views: 900

sort posts with latest first

perhaps we could have a poll to see if others would like to have the latest posts shown first.
currently the first post is shown first
by g4qber
Tue, 05 Mar 2013, 01:07
Forum: EV Motoring
Topic: Blade Model R
Replies: 12
Views: 2301

Blade Model R

by g4qber
Tue, 05 Mar 2013, 00:19
Forum: For Sale/Wanted
Topic: PRICE CUT- Selling 2010 Blade Electron $20,000 ONO
Replies: 4
Views: 655

PRICE CUT- Selling 2010 Blade Electron $20,000 ONO

Hi Bernie hopefully you may decide to keep Frank with this info. here is Ross's reply about servicing in Sydney: Hi Joseph, Service and support in Sydney is provided through Denmor Automotive Services in Lane Cove. They offer combined auto electrical and mechanical service: Sydney: Denmor Automotive...
by g4qber
Mon, 04 Mar 2013, 15:15
Forum: EV Motoring
Topic: EV Charging Stations on Google Maps
Replies: 7
Views: 2576

EV Charging Stations on Google Maps

ive been updating recargo info in perth

http://www.recargo.com/search?search=pe ... =+++SEARCH+++
by g4qber
Wed, 27 Feb 2013, 15:21
Forum: For Sale/Wanted
Topic: PRICE CUT- Selling 2010 Blade Electron $20,000 ONO
Replies: 4
Views: 655

PRICE CUT- Selling 2010 Blade Electron $20,000 ONO

hi bernie

i thought you were going to give it to your nephew?
by g4qber
Sun, 24 Feb 2013, 18:04
Forum: EV Motoring
Topic: 2013 nissan leaf
Replies: 14
Views: 2483

2013 nissan leaf

http://nissannews.com/en-US/nissan/usa/presskits/us-2013-nissan-leaf-press-kit battery warranty in the US anyway "The advanced lithium-ion battery pack carries an industry-competitive warranty of 8 years or 100,000 miles. Under an expanded New Electric Vehicle Limited Warranty, Nissan will protect ...
by g4qber
Sat, 23 Feb 2013, 16:39
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: New Member from Brisbane
Replies: 27
Views: 3646

New Member from Brisbane

the imiev is a dark horse in the EV race. acmotor any news on using the CHADEMO for faster charging using 32A? I was hanging out for the Leaf 6.6 on board charger Phil Sadow has done his own 6.6 conversion http://www.greencarreports.com/news/1078184_evse-upgrade-testing-6-6-kw-upgrade-to-halve-leaf-...
by g4qber
Wed, 20 Feb 2013, 06:29
Forum: Batteries, charging, management and monitoring
Topic: What an EVSE provides
Replies: 145
Views: 18674

What an EVSE provides

Brian's leaf pulls 18A on circontrol fbox. I couldn't believe my eyes at first. this box had a replacement part as it died. the circontrol unit is supposed to supply MAX 16A, this is the older model. current model on http://www.e-station.com.au/homecharge.html is 32A It has just dawned on me that pe...
by g4qber
Sun, 17 Feb 2013, 17:59
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: New Member from Brisbane
Replies: 27
Views: 3646

New Member from Brisbane

I wonder if/when gen 3 imiev will be in australia it has built in timer for off peak power charging - tesla, leaf & volt have it already i currently use a hydroponics timer for the imiev i really like the strong regen. here are my imiev observations: http://forums.aeva.asn.au/viewtopic.php?title=the...
by g4qber
Wed, 13 Feb 2013, 15:12
Forum: For Sale/Wanted
Topic: For sale 2010 Blade Electron Mark IV $23,000
Replies: 8
Views: 945

For sale 2010 Blade Electron Mark IV $23,000

g4qber is a made up alias I am into macs eg. g4 cube, hence g4qb and google needs 6 characters hence g4qber ross is back with the Blade R Model http://www.evcorporation.com.au/ http://www.bev.com.au/ have you asked Ross about servicing in Sydney? check out my review of the imiev http://forums.aeva.a...
by g4qber
Wed, 13 Feb 2013, 15:05
Forum: EV Motoring
Topic: Blade Model R
Replies: 12
Views: 2301

Blade Model R

by g4qber
Mon, 11 Feb 2013, 03:08
Forum: EV Motoring
Topic: Catalyst on EVs
Replies: 12
Views: 1778

Catalyst on EVs

Perhaps the lotus should be retired or maybe rebadged as an alfa romeo
Since alfas had/have reputation of reliability issues

They like to show it cos it is sexy

Perhaps next time they need to loan hans/robyns tesla

They also could interview me with the volts rcd issues :D
by g4qber
Sun, 10 Feb 2013, 09:52
Forum: For Sale/Wanted
Topic: For sale 2010 Blade Electron Mark IV $23,000
Replies: 8
Views: 945

For sale 2010 Blade Electron Mark IV $23,000

Hi bernie
I sent you emails but they probably went into your spam box
I have listened to your podcasts about 5x now

Will you be getting another ev?
by g4qber
Sat, 09 Feb 2013, 16:48
Forum: General EV Discussion
Topic: mennekes vs j1772
Replies: 17
Views: 2732

mennekes vs j1772

http://www.plugincars.com/honda-fit-ev-overheats-blink-charger-126246.html ooh 40amps. j1772 up to 80A http://greentransportation.info/ev-fast-charging-whether-standardized-or-not 30 amp / 70 amp j1772 cables http://store.leviton.com/J1772-Charge-Connector-and-Cable-Electric-Vehicle/b/5742800011
by g4qber
Sat, 09 Feb 2013, 16:39
Forum: General EV Discussion
Topic: mennekes vs j1772
Replies: 17
Views: 2732

mennekes vs j1772

europe has chosen mennekes http://green.autoblog.com/2013/02/05/european-commission-decides-on-mennekes-type-2-plug-standard/ http://elonmusktesla.wordpress.com/tag/chademo-fast-charge/ what will australia choose? http://therevproject.com/trials/charging-trial.php http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/NEMA_c...