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6 things James May hates about his Tesla

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  • Published on Aug 25, 2020 veröffentlicht

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  • Hoovies Garage
    Hoovies Garage 2 years ago +5

    I don't think they tuned the suspension at the Nurburgring, so that's a plus for May!

  • Antonio Oliveira
    Antonio Oliveira 2 years ago +3

    You know someone's a gentleman when they care about the noise their neighbours can hear.

  • FPSPwny
    FPSPwny 2 years ago +1

    This is like a dream come true for James. He can rant about something he doesn't like WITHOUT interruption.

  • ray
    ray 2 years ago +3

    One thing I don't like about any Tesla is that I can't afford one

  • ladiesmam1998
    ladiesmam1998 2 years ago +1

    Tell me I wasn’t the only one who worried James left the imaginary gate open...

  • drumset09
    drumset09 2 years ago +127

    Who else would watch James, in painstaking detail, go over the 2,837 things he loves about his car?

  • 888johnmac
    888johnmac 2 years ago +571

    finally , a you-tuber reviewing his Tesla without having detailed & blinged it up first ... James May keeping it real man

  • Kit F
    Kit F 2 years ago +4

    Hey James. I work for Tesla and I can help!

  • lambosuperl
    lambosuperl 2 years ago +832

    If you turn on “passive entry” in the safety and security tab you don’t have to double press the key when turning it on 😁

  • joe ward

    James may is so likeable. He is like a rockstar of the car scene and top gear

  • gajustempus
    gajustempus 2 years ago +464

    the moment when you can easily afford a Tesla and several other cars, but having an automatic garden fence door is beyond you

  • Aaron Kilen
    Aaron Kilen 2 years ago +5

    I absolutely love James May's expectation of common sense.

  • Trapper Trapper
    Trapper Trapper 2 years ago +3

    James May - reliably likeable even when having a moan.

  • B Some
    B Some 2 years ago +7

    Solution for the rear “clunk”: Halfshafts - Lubricate at Hubs LH/RH. Easy fix and for those who are out of warranty it will cost you around £100 at a Tesla service center. Had mine fixed last week here in the Netherlands.

  • Gregory Zak
    Gregory Zak 2 years ago

    The key fob not popping out the handles is a bug that you can probably get fixed, and frankly I don’t really notice when it’s turning on if I’ve walked away and back quickly since the process of turning on is so fast and seamless. As for the suspension rattle, YES 10000%, they all seem to have a rattle, but it’s usually the front suspension. This is the first case I’ve heard with the rear suspension.

  • Twisted Reviews
    Twisted Reviews 2 years ago +4

    I've got the MS90D (2017) and I also have a noise from the suspension, exactly as James states it sounds like a worn bush or a non-tight bolt in the suspension. Just last week I've also started to get a noise from the front suspension/wheels. When turning right around e.g. around a roundabout, there's a whoosh, whoosh type noise when the tyre rotates, as if something is rubbing on the tyre / suspension / calipers. It's going into the service centre next week to be looked at.

  • Martin Bogomolni
    Martin Bogomolni 2 years ago

    The clonk in your rear is unique to the ones with air suspension. It is indicative of a small error in the assembly ( a bushing, which can be replaced )

  • PureAlan
    PureAlan Year ago +2

    They've updated this system now, there is a setting I turned on in my TM3 that will auto turn off/on. if you get too far away it'll lock the car and roll the windows up. I think its pretty useful personally.

  • Alex
    Alex 2 years ago +43

    This is why I love James May. He talks about things like poor font choice on a car where there’s text. Everyone else talks about the more obvious things like rims...

  • Brendan
    Brendan 2 years ago

    Really clever review, pointing out minuscule bad things which only serves to make me want a Tesla even more!