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Old 01-09-2019, 01:32 AM   #141 (permalink)
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90 day: 19.5 mpg (US)

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Riot - '03 Kia Rio POS
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90 day: 30.21 mpg (US)

Bug - '01 VW Beetle GLSturbo
90 day: 26.43 mpg (US)

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90 day: 11.95 mpg (US)

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Alright I think that I found a decent electric vehicle LRR tire.
I put the Michelin Energy Saver A/S tires on.
When I put the new tires on the power consumption readings were good.
When I put the other tires on the energy readings were in the pooper. I left for work that day with 11 battery bars and came back with 2. Normally I would use 4 or 5.
I don't think I will notice much new tire range syndrome this time around.

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1989 firebird mostly stock. Aside from the 6-speed manual trans, corvette gen 5 front brakes, 1LE drive shaft, 4th Gen disc brake fbody rear end.
2011 leaf SL, white, portable 240v CHAdeMO, trailer hitch, new batt as of 2014.
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Old 01-14-2019, 02:41 AM   #142 (permalink)
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Sub - '84 Chevy Diesel Suburban C10
SUV
90 day: 19.5 mpg (US)

camaro - '85 Chevy Camaro Z28

Riot - '03 Kia Rio POS
Team Hyundai
90 day: 30.21 mpg (US)

Bug - '01 VW Beetle GLSturbo
90 day: 26.43 mpg (US)

Sub2500 - '86 GMC Suburban C2500
90 day: 11.95 mpg (US)

Snow flake - '11 Nissan Leaf SL
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90 day: 124.63 mpg (US)
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I got the free leaf spy app.
I will get leaf spy pro as soon as I can get my Google play going again.
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1984 chevy suburban, custom made 6.5L diesel turbocharged with a Garrett T76 and Holset HE351VE, 22:1 compression 13psi of intercooled boost.
1989 firebird mostly stock. Aside from the 6-speed manual trans, corvette gen 5 front brakes, 1LE drive shaft, 4th Gen disc brake fbody rear end.
2011 leaf SL, white, portable 240v CHAdeMO, trailer hitch, new batt as of 2014.
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Old 01-28-2019, 04:54 AM   #143 (permalink)
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Sub - '84 Chevy Diesel Suburban C10
SUV
90 day: 19.5 mpg (US)

camaro - '85 Chevy Camaro Z28

Riot - '03 Kia Rio POS
Team Hyundai
90 day: 30.21 mpg (US)

Bug - '01 VW Beetle GLSturbo
90 day: 26.43 mpg (US)

Sub2500 - '86 GMC Suburban C2500
90 day: 11.95 mpg (US)

Snow flake - '11 Nissan Leaf SL
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90 day: 124.63 mpg (US)
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Alright, the Ukrainian leaf modder on YouTube:
https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCi8...yapQ5EXR4wqMoA
Found that if you take a 40kwh battery and put 24kwh wiring, sensors and BMS on the 40kwh pack and put that pack back into a gen 1 leaf, reset it, the BMS can't figure out how much capacity the battery has, displays 24KwH range but goes into turtle after 217 km. In theory he should have been able to go at least another 40 km before going into turtle.
So I would say it's was fairly a successful test.
Maybe if it was driven for a while the car might relearn the extra range, but isn't going to show the extra kwh or ah.
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1984 chevy suburban, custom made 6.5L diesel turbocharged with a Garrett T76 and Holset HE351VE, 22:1 compression 13psi of intercooled boost.
1989 firebird mostly stock. Aside from the 6-speed manual trans, corvette gen 5 front brakes, 1LE drive shaft, 4th Gen disc brake fbody rear end.
2011 leaf SL, white, portable 240v CHAdeMO, trailer hitch, new batt as of 2014.

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Old 04-25-2019, 10:54 AM   #144 (permalink)
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Location: NewMexico (USA)
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Sub - '84 Chevy Diesel Suburban C10
SUV
90 day: 19.5 mpg (US)

camaro - '85 Chevy Camaro Z28

Riot - '03 Kia Rio POS
Team Hyundai
90 day: 30.21 mpg (US)

Bug - '01 VW Beetle GLSturbo
90 day: 26.43 mpg (US)

Sub2500 - '86 GMC Suburban C2500
90 day: 11.95 mpg (US)

Snow flake - '11 Nissan Leaf SL
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90 day: 124.63 mpg (US)
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New mod.
Insulation for my garage and close in the bare studs with 7/16 OSB.
Insulation will be accomplished with a combination of A+B spray foam, fiberglass insulation, reused materials and rigid construction insulation foam.

A light spritzing of spray foam will be added to where the studs meet the exterior OSB then covered over with fiberglass or reused materials. Reused material are only used where there is no electrical running through the wall or outside contact.
Anything in contact with electrical wires, receptacle or light fixture box, a vent or is some how open to the outside a listed fire resistant insulation material will be used.

I did not spray foam under or at the bottom of Windows or near the bottom part of the garage doors.

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1984 chevy suburban, custom made 6.5L diesel turbocharged with a Garrett T76 and Holset HE351VE, 22:1 compression 13psi of intercooled boost.
1989 firebird mostly stock. Aside from the 6-speed manual trans, corvette gen 5 front brakes, 1LE drive shaft, 4th Gen disc brake fbody rear end.
2011 leaf SL, white, portable 240v CHAdeMO, trailer hitch, new batt as of 2014.
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