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If you hit the Supercharging icon on the upper right-hand side of the screen, you will get a list of the nearby chargers, along with the quantity of free stalls available.
There are plenty of Supercharging Stations in Florida and around you. The car screen will show you:
- all the Superchargers near you,
- it will tell you how many stalls are available,
- it will tell you the charging speed in kWh/hr, and the cost in $/kWh.
Charging Stations will be shown on the screen as a red drop as shown below:
There are superchargers:
- on the Turnpike Rest Areas,
- in WAWA gas stations,
- in several Target Shopping Stores,
- and in several hotels.
For example, if you’re in Coral Gables, you might choose to go to the WAWA on Bird Road. And if you’re in Sunny Isles, you might choose to go to the Aventura Mall. Of course, there are also chargers at some Outlets such as Palm Beach Outlets, the highways, hotels, etc.
Even if the charger is not a TESLA Supercharger, we can give you an adapter so you can use a generic charger for your TESLA, for which we will require a US$150 deposit. (Unfortunately, they don’t all make it back to us!)
If you’re planning a long road trip, setting a destination on your screen will show the route and point out all the charging stations you should stop at if you wish to recharge the car. The car does all the calculations so you should never have to worry about running out of battery before getting to a charge station. The next charging station will be chosen based on how low or how high your battery is currently charged. Once you stop at a charging station and recharge, each subsequent charging station will be selected based on the most efficient route and energy consumption to make it worry free for you.
Let’s say you are planning to go to Disney World but happen to be in Miami and have 38% battery charge as shown on the upper left-hand corner the image below. You type in your destination to be Disney World. The car will immediately draw the route and will show that you will stop at the West Palm Beach, Turnpike Service Plaza. Then you will stop at the Canoe Cree Service Plaza also on the Turnpike. And then you will arrive at to Disney World with plenty of charge.
Finally, here are some Supercharging icons you may see and their explanation:
Autopilot is a suite of driver assistance features that comes standard with the purchase of a new car or can be purchased after delivery and brings new functionality to your Tesla that makes driving safer and less stressful. Available packages include:
- Traffic-Aware Cruise Control: Matches the speed of your car to that of the surrounding traffic
- Autosteer: Assists in steering within a clearly marked lane, and uses traffic-aware cruise control
Full Self-Driving Capability
- Navigate on Autopilot (Beta): (ONLY FEATURE NOT ENABLED) Actively guides your car from a highway’s on-ramp to off-ramp, including suggesting lane changes, navigating interchanges, automatically engaging the turn signal, and taking the correct exit
- Auto Lane Change: Assists in moving to an adjacent lane on the highway when Autosteer is engaged
- Autopark: Helps automatically parallel or perpendicular park your car, with a single touch
- Summon: Moves your car in and out of a tight space using the mobile app or key
- Smart Summon: Your car will navigate more complex environments and parking spaces, maneuvering around objects as necessary to come find you in a parking lot.
- Traffic and Stop Sign Control (Beta): Identifies stop signs and traffic lights and automatically slows your car to a stop on approach, with your active supervision
- Autosteer on city streets
The current Autopilot and Full Self-Driving features require active driver supervision and do not make the vehicle autonomous. Full autonomy will be dependent on achieving reliability far in excess of human drivers as demonstrated by billions of miles of experience, as well as regulatory approval, which may take longer in some jurisdictions.
Please note that FSD requires a minimum driving speed of 18 mph before it engages. And it will disengage at a lower speed. Also,
TESLA does have a Road Side Assistance that you can call if you get a flat tire. Call us at (786)TES-LAAA and we will get the TESLA Road Side Assistance on their way.
Tesla Roadside Assistance will come and repair your tire, if time allows. Or they will come and replace the flat tire with a loaner tire, and take the flat tire to a service center to be repaired.
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