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  1. 1st time buyer(price related question)

    General EV Discussion
    Hello all, I am new to the EV world just recently stumbled upon the concept as I was browsing for my next potential vehicle purchase. So as I'm new to the EV scene, I've been doing my research and watching a lot of youtube videos and I've come to settle on a potential buy. The Nissan leaf caught...
  2. Kia Niro EV reverse light problem fixed - Video

    General Kia EV Discussion
    The Kia Niro EV has a weak point that has bothered me since purchasing the car on May 6th 2019, the reverse lights are useless. I found a solution and created this video to help others. If you have any questions, please let me know.
  3. Charging completion: 1.6Kwh and 66 minutes

    Nissan Leaf40
    Just in case anyone else is interested in how the 40Kwh leaf winds down from charging it's battery. On my Rolec 7Kwh charger, when the bulk charging process stops: The leaf consumes ~1.6KWh in one hour and 6 minutes Consumption decays to 1/2KW in 40 minutes The final 26 minutes only adds/...
  4. UK built late 2013 Leaf For Sale as expecting E-Niro soon!

    UK built late 2013 Leaf For Sale as expecting E-Niro soon!

    Used regularly for commute of 45-50miles return - daily commute costs about £1 with overnight cheap tariff, no road tax, free parking in many places (Kirklees, Leeds, Sheffield (£100/yr)).The car has saved me about £2,000/year compared to my previous diesel! Good for around 60-65 miles in winter...
  5. Is the Leaf 40 boot the same as previous models?

    Nissan Leaf40
    We're waiting on a Leaf 40 to replace our 30, and I'm thinking of making a little insert to make an extra space in the boot for stashing camping stuff. Can anyone tell me if there is a major difference in the boot dimensions between the two models, or are they identical?
  6. Nissan Leaf 24 kWh breaking for parts

    Electric Vehicle Classifieds
    I have an Ocean Blue 2013 leaf that is being broken for an EV conversion in the south of England. The high voltage system has all been removed, but the interior and exterior trim, boot, windscreen, wheels and doors (minus drivers door) are still available. The car has done 52,000 miles and...
  7. Travelling in France with a Leaf 40

    Nissan Leaf40
    This summer we're going to be travelling through France with our Leaf 40, and I'd like to ask if there any up to the minute tips anyone can give for such a trip. I've seen there are Chademo rapid chargers around, with an attached cable, but I've noticed some of them have a Chademo option with...
  8. Affordable EV's, distance questions, winter

    General EV Discussion
    Hi, I was doing research into EV's and I still cannot find any clarity about real distance difference between them... especially in freezing temperatures. Looking into the affordable second-hand EVs available and it's basically just 4 cars: the "Triplets", VW e-up!, Nissan leaf and Renault Zoe...
  9. Servicing at Nissan or elsewhere?

    Nissan LEAF24 & LEAF30
    Hi. I have a 66 Nissan Leaf (22k miles), due for a “major service” at a cost of £209 from Nissan. It suspect it also needs replacement tyres and brake pads (maybe even discs...), which I’ve booked it into the local garage for. They haven’t done EV servicing before but are happy to do the “usual...
  10. Use Leaf Mk1 Type-1 Cable With 530E Type-2 Charger With Adapter?

    General Charging Discussion
    Hi all, I had a 6.6kW Type-1 Rolec WallPod charger installed about 3 or 4 years ago for a Nissan Leaf Mk1 and I now drive a BMW 530E with a Type 2 charger. I bought a Type 1 to Type 2 adapter but when I plug it in, the BMW shows a message "mains power too low" and the light on the WallPod stays...
  11. Nissan Leaf EVSE and type 1 to 2 (5m 32a) for sale

    Electric Vehicle Classifieds
    I have the granny cable (type 1 to three pin plug) in the original bag and an EV Connectors type 1 to type 2 cable, also with bag. Ive lost my leaf so no longer need them :( any sensible offers welcome - based in the midlands. Thanks.
  12. Nissan EV driving history not loading

    General Nissan EV Discussion
    Since 1st Dec I have been unable to load driving history on the Nissan app, MyLeaf or the web site. Is it just me?
  13. SOLD: Nissan Leaf 24 kWh Tekna, White, 2015 (65), 44,000 miles, £10,500

    Electric Vehicle Classifieds
    Hi, I'm considering selling our 24kWh Nissan Leaf, it's a Tekna with less than year old Michelin CrossClimate tyres put on in December 2018 at 38,950 miles. The car has all 12 battery bars (as of 4 months ago (41,500 miles) the SOH was at 91.24%) and is in good condition, with the exception of...
  14. A Lurker From Abroad

    Ice Breakers
    Stumbled on this forum on a link from mynissanleaf.com. I'm an engineer with a military truck manufacturer, chorister, all around curious person. Recently separated (by crash) from a beloved Volt, experimenting with a 30 kWh LEAF now. Mostly I'll just read and learn. - Chris
  15. Nissan Leaf 2018 broken SAT-NAV touch screen

    Nissan LEAF24 & LEAF30
    Hello EV owners! Anyone knows if its possible to just change the touch screen, (digitizer) of the sat-nav unit in 2018 LEAF, without completely replacing the whole thing ? I can only find this part for older LEAF sat-nav from Clarion but not the latest one. thanks in advance for any feedback
  16. Leaf 3.Zero (40kWh) vs. Tekna

    General Nissan EV Discussion
    As the title says. I'm having trouble finding what the differences actually are between these two. I have a 2.Zero, and that was placed in between an N-Connecta and a Tekna, but with the 3.Zero I hear this is the top of the range (i.e. above Tekna). What are the additional bits you get with the...
  17. For Sale 2014 Red Leaf Acenta 24kWh 6.6 kW charger Low Mileage + Solar Spoiler

    Electric Vehicle Classifieds
    EDIT: Originally listed as a Tekna (that's what Nissan Westway sold it to me as!) It is an Acenta and I have dropped the price accordingly in line with Parkers guide for excellent contain private sale. Reg. June 2014 -Mileage 26400 Clean VGC - viewable in Southampton, available to pick up...
  18. 2016 Red Nissan Leaf 30kWh Acenta 6.6Kw

    Electric Vehicle Classifieds
    https://drive-green.co.uk/product/2016-red-nissan-leaf-30kwh-acenta-6-6kw/ Mileage: 36,500 Price: SOLD Another great Nissan Leaf Acenta now on the Drive Green forecourt. This car looks fantastic with it’s Red bodywork. This car also has the 30kWh battery, giving it a substantially longer range...
  19. Used Zoe battery lease VS Used Nissan Leaf

    General EV Discussion
    Good afternoon everyone, im looking into buying and EV, but dont have much money. I do 40kms per day, so i need a battery lease with at least 13000km. Im presented at the moment with 2 options (both paying in 120 months), 1st: Renault Zoe Intense 240, from 2016, with 1135 Kms, for 14.900 Eur...
  20. For Sale 2015 Blue 24kWh Nissan Leaf Tekna

    Drive Green
    2015 Blue 24kWh Nissan Leaf Tekna - Drive Green Miles: 33,000 Price: £11,995 Another great Nissan Leaf Tekna now on the Drive Green forecourt. This car looks fantastic with it’s blue bodywork and upgraded Tekna alloys. It has been well looked after and is in good condition all round. We find...