Fixing “Unable to Charge” or “Charge Port” Tesla Errors

Two Tesla charging errors including the infamous Unable to Charge error

It seems that quite a few Tesla owners have had negative experiences with being unable to charge their vehicles because of the emergence of strange and somewhat unhelpful error messages. Common ones include variations on “Unable to Charge – Service Required” or “Charge Port Requires Service.” There are actually many variations on these kinds of … 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

Electric Car Charger Rain Covers and Outdoor Enclosures

An EVSE car charger on a rainy day

When electric cars started to become more prominent, one of the most urgent and burning questions in many people’s minds was what to do about charging when it was raining outside. Some owners had their home charging infrastructure installed inside of their garage, and therefore had much less to worry about. The car was always … Read more

Charging a Nissan Leaf On 110V-120V (L1) – Is it Practical?

An electric car charging up, with "240V~" and "110V~" printed on the label.

As electric vehicles have grown in popularity in recent years, the Nissan Leaf has emerged as one of the most popular models. One of the top things people think and worry about when purchasing or making the switch to an electric car is charging. There are many options available for those looking to “go electric.” … Read more