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by Rhevian
Mon Jan 11, 2021 12:09 pm
Forum: Off-Topic Chat
Topic: Your previous cars...
Replies: 16
Views: 1748

Re: Your previous cars...

1978 Vauxhall Chevette
1980 Renault 18 (Company Car)
1988 VW Golf Mk2 (Company Car)
1990 VW Scirocco 2nd Gen (Company Car)
1996 Vauxhall Astra
2007 Audi A3 (Lease)
2009 Audi A3 (Lease)
2012 VW Golf Mk7
2020 VW ID.3 1st Edition
by Rhevian
Thu Dec 10, 2020 3:20 pm
Forum: Main Volkswagen ID.3 chat
Topic: How common are these faults?
Replies: 5
Views: 402

Re: How common are these faults?

12v battery drain - no
Alarm - no
Airbag light - yes, on every time for 1 week, then had 0570
Locked in park - no
Sat nav freeze - once
Rear camera blank - no
Mph/kph - for the speed limit warning system - yes
Blank info screen - no

(Received car on 18/9/20, have done ~1350 miles)
by Rhevian
Thu Dec 10, 2020 3:13 pm
Forum: Main Volkswagen ID.3 chat
Topic: IONITY Charging - but not charging?
Replies: 12
Views: 474

Re: IONITY Charging - but not charging?

Replying to Scott - it shows the details of the charging session in the app (Sunday 1/11, 11:41 9kwh, 15min, £0.00) but I don’t see any indication of remaining credit, in the app. I also had an invoice email on 1st Dec, which listed It as 9.89kwh, £2.47, discount -£2.47, and stated “there are still ...
by Rhevian
Wed Dec 09, 2020 8:56 pm
Forum: Main Volkswagen ID.3 chat
Topic: IONITY Charging - but not charging?
Replies: 12
Views: 474

Re: IONITY Charging - but not charging?

I have used Ionity chargers (at Baldock, and Boxworth near Cambridge) - on a couple of occasions they were giving free charge, but the last time I was at Boxworth I needed to use my card and used up some of my WeCharge credit.
by Rhevian
Thu Nov 19, 2020 2:53 pm
Forum: Main Volkswagen ID.3 chat
Topic: Hi all
Replies: 2
Views: 163

Re: Hi all

I drive mine to Old Hunstanton, the first day I had it in September (and recharged at Necton on the way back)
by Rhevian
Wed Nov 11, 2020 8:22 am
Forum: Faults & Technical
Topic: Theories about 12V battery drain
Replies: 11
Views: 950

Theories about 12V battery drain

There has been a lot of discussion in the Facebook "First Movers" group about what can cause the 12V battery to run down, and people have been doing several tests. The main theories at the moment are: 1) When you stop the car, put it in Park, unplug the driver's seatbelt, and get out, the car will a...
by Rhevian
Mon Nov 09, 2020 2:10 pm
Forum: Main Volkswagen ID.3 chat
Topic: Reserve Range
Replies: 2
Views: 294

Re: Reserve Range

See this video: they drove the car until it stopped, so you don’t have to:
by Rhevian
Sat Oct 31, 2020 11:29 am
Forum: Introductions
Topic: New ID3 Owner
Replies: 10
Views: 755

Re: New ID3 Owner

Apple car play will be enabled in a future software update. The Heads Up display is not included in the UK “1st Edition” model.
by Rhevian
Tue Oct 27, 2020 3:03 pm
Forum: Main Volkswagen ID.3 chat
Topic: Totally dead
Replies: 51
Views: 4336

Re: Totally dead

The way the keyless entry works is that yes, the car broadcasts a radio signal, and the key replies if in range - however this would be a very low power signal, and it is unlikely to be enough to drain a lead-acid battery in a couple of days. Keeping the keys close to the car may however drain the s...
by Rhevian
Tue Oct 27, 2020 1:43 pm
Forum: Main Volkswagen ID.3 chat
Topic: UK First Edition £500 charging credit
Replies: 22
Views: 1479

Re: UK First Edition £500 charging credit

The card is accepted by Osprey, and maybe Alfa (mainly Yorkshire) and ESB (London, Coventry) - but I haven’t tried them myself.