VW ID “Unable to Load Connection Status” Error – How to Resolve

VW Unable to load Connection Status error

Is there anything quite so annoying as a computer screen that continuously displays the same inexplicable and apparently unfixable error message? Back in the 1990s, we were a generation of computer pirates whose PCs were “performing an illegal operation” and being shut down; and now in the age of the electric car, we have infotainment … Read more

Are Tesla Car Windows Tinted?

A 2014 Tesla Model S at the Supercar Sunday Electric Vehicles in Woodland Hills CA

Window tinting is one of the simplest and most popular methods used to modify vehicles. Not only does it help to enhance the exterior aesthetics of the vehicle, but also provides additional privacy for passengers, and adds numerous protection benefits. If window tinting is such a popular mod and brings so much benefit? Why aren’t … Read more

Who Makes EV Chargers For Tesla? (Does Anyone Know?!)

A Tesla supercharger near Cardiff Wales

Tesla and its founder are big fans of showing off their technology and innovations to others. They’re quite like Apple back in the days of Steve Jobs who just couldn’t wait to show you that mouse or those cool click-on icons he’d apparently invented and added to his new personal computer. In fact, Steve Jobs … Read more

VW ID: The Difference Between ACC and Travel Assist (Is There One?)

VW ID adaptive cruise control screenshot from their website

In the current age, when we’re buying a new car, we tend to focus a lot of our attention on features and packages. When we were all buying internal combustion engine (ICE) cars, besides digital and technology features, we also took engine and mechanical features into account: cylinders, displacement, horsepower, torque, miles per gallon, etc. … Read more

Chevy Bolt “Driver Confidence” and “Comfort and Convenience” Packages Explained

The cabin and dash view of the 2020 Chevy Bolt

Despite recent setbacks with the recall involving the Chevrolet Bolt batteries, sales of the Bolt EV have been strong since the car first arrived back in 2017. The Bolt offers utility, a competitive price tag, very strong range numbers which do a lot to assuage so-called “range anxiety,” and also a number of added packages … Read more

Here’s Why Your Tesla Makes a “Pop” Sound When Charging

A Tesla supercharger near Cardiff Wales

After multiple generations of driving cars powered by internal combustion engines, we’ve finally reached a time when a rapidly growing number of people are embracing a brand-new powertrain, namely the electric vehicle with a lithium-ion battery. These new vehicles are changing our societies in so many ways, from lower emissions levels to less noise from … Read more