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  1. General Renault Z.E. Discussion
    hi All, I am looking to buy a second hand Renault Zoe (2015-2016) and went to see a dealer today. When speaking to the dealer, he said that the car is not able to do quick charging. If I for ex are on the motorway and run out of battery, i cannot go in a service stop and have a coffee while...
  2. General Charging Discussion
    I have recently purchased a 2017 Zoe R90 ZE40 and am experiencing difficulties with fast charging it. As I understand it the R90 does not have the capability to charge at 43kw but should charge at 22kw on a three phase public charge point. In fact for the first three days I had it it did exactly...
  3. General Charging Discussion
    Hi All, I'm thinking of buying an 11KW charger from Chargemaster and using it with a car which has 7KW onboard charger. A friend told me that it'll only produce 3.5KW since it will take only 1-phase of 16A. Is that so? The station's controller doesn't adjust the power output according to the...
  4. General Charging Discussion
    Dear Forum; My first post here, hello!, I haven't an EV but thinking about getting on board. One question I have is about home fast charging, based on my expected usage I have been put off by the lengthy time to charge a vehicle at home and would like to have a 12 or 22KW DC system...
  5. Nissan LEAF24 & LEAF30
    A comprehensive battery long term test has been running using four 2012 Nissan Leafs in Phoenix, Arizona. The full report (which is very technical and lengthy) is here: https://avt.inl.gov/sites/default/files/pdf/vehiclebatteries/FastChargeEffects.pdf A brief extract is below. As part of the...
  6. Nissan e-NV200
    hey, guys I thinking of buying an env200 van (NOT COMBI). I have no idea what I need. this is what i want in the car tho. biggest range possible fastest charging at home / public chargers and rapids ideally the touch screen as well. Thank you very much i am new to this and it will be my first EV
  7. General EV Discussion
    Have already posted this in the Renault Zoe forum where there is a discussion between the 2 charging speed models but figured it's interesting from a general EV perspective too. If doing a long journey, is range or charge speed more important (if you can only pick one)? Well, let's let CNet...
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