boscoe
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Joined: Thu Apr 12, 2012 10:09 am

dead charger

Sat Jun 09, 2018 11:46 pm

dead charger $6300...that's the hawaii price.

boscoe
Posts: 18
Joined: Thu Apr 12, 2012 10:09 am

Re: dead charger

Mon Aug 20, 2018 9:26 pm

over four months at dealer ( Cutter Mitsubishi in Aiea , Hawaii ) and still no IMEV! Worst mistake ever, buying that IMEV! What can I do, dealer can't or won't fix it!?

mikedufty
Posts: 11
Joined: Tue Apr 05, 2016 1:04 am
Location: Western Australia

Re: dead charger

Tue Aug 21, 2018 5:22 am

These are the threads I am following on the subject



viewtopic.php?f=22&t=684
viewtopic.php?f=23&t=4079
viewtopic.php?f=9&t=4087
viewtopic.php?f=9&t=4075
viewtopic.php?f=22&t=4067

There are conflicting reports of whether a second hand charger from a wrecked car will work.
Ours has been 4 months at a dealer in Australia too, but at least they are saying they will fix it for free....eventually.

jray3
Posts: 1516
Joined: Tue Dec 06, 2011 1:05 am
Location: Tacoma area, WA
Contact: Website

Re: dead charger

Tue Aug 21, 2018 10:10 am

Boscoe, since it's a lot of material to wade through, I'll add here that I replaced my failed charger with one from a wreck. Less than $400 and a couple hours of labor. Operates like new without any issues.
2012 i-SE "MR BEAN" 90,000 miles
2000 Mazda Miata EV, 78 kW, 17 kWh
1983 Grumman Kurbwatt EV,170 kW, 32 kWh
1983 Mazda RX-7 EV 43 kW 10 kWh
1971 "Karmann Eclectric" EV 240 kW 19 kWh
1965 Karmann Ghia Cabriolet

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