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  1. Any point in getting a smart charger when e-niro has reserved charging?

    Kia Niro
    Hi, I'm new here and waiting for my car to be delivered. So I'm considering different home charging units and wonder whether there is any need to install a smart home charger (as opposed to a 'dumb' one) if the e-niro has the capability to charge when energy is off-peak? I think it's called...
  2. EV charge unit with built-in "off peak" timer?

    General Charging Discussion
    Having bought a Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV a little while ago, now that it's time to replace my wife's car a Nissan Tekra EV will arrive next week and it's time to think through the case for a 7kW charger! However, we have a second home in a remote rural location, which is on an Economy 7...
  3. Not charging in off-peak hours

    Volkswagen Golf GTE
    Hi! My GTE is not charging in off-peak hours as it was supposed to. It always stars charging immediately when I get home in the afternoon. I don't have it set to charge up to a certain % immediately (it is set to 0%). And, the off peak charging used to work ok, but now, for a couple of weeks, I...
  4. Preconditioning question

    First Generation Ampera and Volt
    Hi guys, Here's one that occured to me this morning and I thought I would ask you experienced owners. Ok, in the morning I precon the car, sometimes twice if I remember in time. I believe from other posts the car draws more power than the 16A charge port can handle so the car needs to recharge...