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  1. Discs, pads & tyres.

    Renault ZOE
    Z0E has just had her 3 year service. As well as the usual 12v battery replacement, a broken front coil spring will be replaced under warranty and the state of the front discs and pads has been mentioned. With just 16k mikes it seems a bit premature that the discs and pads are on their service...
  2. Regenerative braking and brake pads

    BMW i3
    I have always assumed that when I take my foot off the accelerator pedal causing the car to brake that this was all due to the back EMF generation charging the battery. However, now I am wondering. I have just got back from a weeks holiday when the i3 has been sat on the drive unused. As...
  3. Regenerating brake

    Volkswagen Passat GTE
    Hi everybody, have someone noticed a decreasing energy recuperation and braking when battery is approaching full capacity ? Coming back from Alps, running downhill for several km, I started the trip with 38 km range, driving in full electric mode, all working as expected but, after some km (at...
  4. Zoe R90 Delays And Causes?

    Renault ZOE
    Ordered "i Signature Nav R90 Z.E.40" on 28th April 2017. Estimate was 10-12 weeks (7th - 21st July). Since then I've seen: Renault Hit By Cyber Attack Generic Delays Generic Delays (2) Reducer Fault (Automobile-ProPre, Translated from French) Brake Problems Which seems like a lot of delays...