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  1. Search for best payment method of a forgein EV driver

    General Charging Discussion
    Hello Everyone, I am planning to do a two-week road trip with my Kona EV (64kWh) from Germany to the northern coast of Scotland in August 2020. Now I am trying to figure out what is the best way to pay for charging. I do have a smartphone with a Vodafone contract, but I want to avoid a lot of...
  2. Final payments spread over 2 days?

    Tesla Model 3
    my bank has a limit of £25k per day clearly the invoice is for (much) more than that anyone tried paying in two instalments (over two days)?
  3. Is there any overall app that will work

    Ice Breakers
    Got a Leaf 2018 a couple of months ago and most of our mileage is local skill or home charger is great. Just done our first long trip and no problem with range and finding chargers but we now have six different charging apps and £30 pre-loaded credit. My wife now hates the car as what should be...
  4. Need for Unified EV Charging System

    General Charging Discussion
    I'm on my second EV now and it surprises me nobody has yet come up with a unified system for public charging/payment. I have no less than 12 apps on my phone (covering various charging providers) and 4 RFID cards covering the chargers which don't work with apps! Wouldn't it be nice to pull up...
  5. Final payment before collection.

    Hyundai Kona
    I have got a small final payment to make on my Kona before I collect it on the 20th. However I am not 100% that I definitely will take the car as it is pending a test drive. Does anyone know if that money is refundable if I decide to not go ahead and complete. I know the deposit is but not sure...
  6. Polar Instant - Authorise one payment and they take three

    General Charging Discussion
    I signed up for Polar Instant. I authorised a single £20 payment from my debit card to credit my account. Polar immediately sent me three email receipts, requested and took three £20 payments from my bank account, and credited my Polar Instant account with just £20. I only spotted the error when...
  7. Want to learn from people who drive electric vehicles

    Ice Breakers
    Hi! I'm Susie, and I'm working with a small team to design innovative power solutions for electric vehicles. I'd love to talk to you and get some advice from you to understand the problems you have and how we might solve them. Let me know if you're interested in a quick call so I can pick...
  8. Charge points & NFC technology

    General Charging Discussion
    Here's something I don't understand, maybe because I'm a bit of a newbie to EVs. From what I read, there seems to be a plethora of different types of chargers, different amperages, different methods of payment, etc. I guess that is not surprising for something relatively new where there is no...
  9. Hello, and is there a Beginners' Guide?

    Ice Breakers
    Hello all, we are just about to take delivery of a Merc B250e, our first electric vehicle. I don't want to clog up the forum with the same old questions so can anyone point me to an FAQ or beginners guide that will explain about the public charging schemes, different types of charge points, how...
  10. DVLA nonsense paperwork

    General EV Discussion
    So it's nearly a year since I got my Leaf, and today, the DVLA sent me a reminder to get my vehicle tax. Yes, they know I don't need to pay. Yes, they know it's fully electric. They even tell me that I cannot elect to pay £0 by Direct Debit, but I can pay by cheque or cash at the post office...