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by Icarus
Mon Jun 17, 2019 7:50 am
Forum: General Technical Discussions
Topic: Heat Damaged Charger Plug
Replies: 12
Views: 1166

Re: Heat Damaged Charger Plug

Thanks Don. That was a complete assumption on my part regarding the availability of remotes on Australian cars. I'm likely looking for something that doesn't exist. After watching a video of the remote fob in action, I can see it would be a real challenge/disaster to re-engineer with hacked relay co...
by Icarus
Sun Jun 16, 2019 6:33 pm
Forum: General Technical Discussions
Topic: Heat Damaged Charger Plug
Replies: 12
Views: 1166

Re: Heat Damaged Charger Plug

Hi kiev. That's interesting information and matches some of the observations I've read in other threads. Namely, that there sometimes appears to be a 'relatedness' between the failure of the MCU fuse/OBC snubber caps and EVSE damage. That's what pinged my initial concern. Suffice to say I'm going in...
by Icarus
Wed Jun 12, 2019 4:21 pm
Forum: General Technical Discussions
Topic: Heat Damaged Charger Plug
Replies: 12
Views: 1166

Re: Heat Damaged Charger Plug

Hi Don. Thanks for the quick reply! Yes, my use of terminology for this new (for me) market needs improving. :oops: My next step is to take it to a dedicated EV mechanic for an appraisal of the battery cells and functionality of both EVSE. I'd like to ensure that with the long storage time this vehi...
by Icarus
Wed Jun 12, 2019 3:18 am
Forum: General Technical Discussions
Topic: Heat Damaged Charger Plug
Replies: 12
Views: 1166

Heat Damaged Charger Plug

Hi all. First post here and keen for some iMiev advice. I'm from Perth, Australia and test-drove a 2012 iMiev for sale at a local car dealership today. https://www.carsales.com.au/cars/details/Mitsubishi-i-MiEV-2012/OAG-AD-17234455/?Cr=0 I've previously spent a few hours reading through the contents...

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