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  1. [Trip Report] Repeating my Stansted-Leeds round trip, this time with rapidgate fix

    Nissan Leaf40
    I repeated the return trip to Leeds I last did on March 16th, just before I had the rapidgate software update. Link to previous report is below, but in a nutshell - last time it was cold, wet & very windy; this time it was warm (hot,even!), dry and sunny. So software and conditions are the two...
  2. Leaf E+ first drive, and Rapidgate fixed

    General Nissan EV Discussion
    Leaf E+ driven. If you have Google Translate installed it will automatically translate the page from Japanese for you. 動力性能の向上にダマされるな! 日産リーフe+登場の本当の意味〈新型NISSAN LEAF e+ 試乗記〉|MotorFan[モーターファン] The text below is Google translated from the E+ Battery link at the bottom of that page. It might sound...
  3. Will Nissan make the 60kwh battery available to 40kwh owners

    General Nissan EV Discussion
    This is a thought that popped into my head. Do we think that Nissan will.make the 60kwh pack available for owners of the 40kwh Leaf. This would make a car that I am not too keen on right now into a much more appealing option esp finally for longer journeys. If they would how much would be...
  4. #rapidgate fix response from Nissan/Glyn Hopkins -good news (if true)

    Nissan Leaf40
    Hi All- I have been trying to get a #rapidgate response from my sales rep at a Glyn Hopkins for a while now. Today he came back and said that Nissan are rolling out a Software update that will fix this....I have pasted an anonymised version of our exchange below. I am not sure I trust this...
  5. #rapidgate response from Nissan - not good

    Nissan Leaf40
    Hi folks, I just contacted Nissan UK customer services (0330 123 1231) and asked for an update on the #rapidgate issue on the 40kWh Leaf. Their response essentially mirrors what Nissan USA said a few weeks back. - They are now not recommending doing more than 2 rapid charges in a day, and...
  6. Leaf 2 Production Stop? #Rapidgate

    Nissan Leaf40
    On Twitter there are rumours that Sunderland Production has halted due to Rapidgate investigations? Do we have any further information that this is true? What are the chances that they will actually change some of the BOM(Bill of Materials) in future builds and then potentially have a recall...
  7. Greetings from Faroes

    Ice Breakers
    Hello, I have finally ordered an ev. A Nissan Leaf 2. Now I am a bit bewildered by the "Rapidgate" isssue. I have decided to stick with my order though. In the Faroes non polluting cars are excempted from the othervise hefty taxations. This incentive is however not going to last so I decided to...