Share The Experience 

When we first got into EV's, it was quite difficult to find all necessary information in one place. So here we will be sharing our own knowledge and experience gained . Hopefully you will find something interesting and useful here.


Apps and Websites to make your EV life much easier

Here we will share the most used apps and websites by us. After owning EV in Europe for a while we tried all sorts of different websites and apps and gained bit of experience which sources are best in different situations. We will be updating this list as often as we will find something useful and worth a share, so if you find this information useful please come back later for some new updates. So lets have a quick look at our top useful apps and websites list ...

Why early Nissan LEAF PTC heaters fails and is it worth replacing them

Short answer is: It fails because of bad design. Is it worth it to replace with a new one or used? NO.
Long answer is: Nissan LEAF made between 2011-2013 used Eberspächer High-Voltage PTC heater, which is fitted under the 12V battery. As you probably already found out, this is most unreliable heater ever used by Nissan. Some of them failed in first few years of usage, some managed to survive till this day. But don't get excited if yours is still working. It will fail sooner or later. Why? Because of faulty design. First lets have a look why they fail ...

Why Type 2 (Mennekes) extension cable won't work on tethered charging stations

When I first got Leaf and bought a Type 2 to Type 1 extension cable, I have been surprised when nothing happened after connecting it to tethered charging station. Only after a bit of research I figured out why it's not charging and what's the reasons of making different connectors. I though it was only me who didn't know about the differences. But after seeing hundred times of same question asked "why its not charging?" in different places and helping to answer some of them again and again, I decided  to make a post about it and share the link next time same question will be asked ...

Fast Charging for Mercedes Benz B250 Electric

People who own first generation MB B250e (Electric Drive) probably miss the only thing in this nice vehicle  - it's ability to do a fast charge. As it came with no DC rapid charging option. Some speculate that by doing this MB tried to make this new EV not very attractive as they still pushing the sales on internal combustion engine powered vehicles. Others tell, it was missing this option because most of technology was adopted from Tesla, and as you probably know Tesla is not willing to share their Supercharge Net with other manufacturers. And because Tesla is not using CCS or ChaDeMo, it left MB B250e without the possibility to do a rapid charging. We will not try to guess what was the real reason. But we have got good news for people who own one or who thinking to get one.
Company called Quick Charge Power just made ...

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