Don
Site Moderator
Posts: 2923
Joined: Thu May 10, 2012 3:55 pm
Location: Biloxi MS

Re: I Just Noticed That The Ammeter Moves When The Heater Is Turned ON

Tue Jan 14, 2020 4:22 pm

Joe put an ammeter on the power cable many years ago, as we were all curious about what it's telling us - It's documented here on an old thread

IIRC, the full scale of the dash meter is right at 150 amps and the max regen before it pegs in the other direction is right at 50 amps, but the car will regen more than 50 amps - It just pegs the meter at 50 amps

Don
2012 iMiEV SE Premium, White
2012 iMiEV SE, White
2017 Chevy Volt Premier
2014 Ford Transit Connect XLT SWB wagon, 14,000 miles
1979 Honda CBX six into six

Return to “General / Main Owners Forum”