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Old March 7th, 2018, 09:46   #9061
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Anybody have strong feelings about including tales from EV charge stations in this thread?
Wouldn't that be basically parking and going to work after plugging in, or raging about the non-EV parked in the EV charger spot?
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Old March 7th, 2018, 09:48   #9062
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Wouldn't that be basically parking and going to work after plugging in, or raging about the non-EV parked in the EV charger spot?
Thatís not an unfair statement.
Pretty similar to people going shopping while in front of a diesel pump, but for longer.

Itís why I asked rather than just going there.
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Old March 7th, 2018, 10:29   #9063
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Anybody have strong feelings about including tales from EV charge stations in this thread?
Not as long as it is a TDI that you are "charging".
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Old March 7th, 2018, 10:57   #9064
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Anybody have strong feelings about including tales from EV charge stations in this thread?
Videos of fist fights and people sleeping in the cars while tethered would be welcome also.
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Old March 7th, 2018, 11:29   #9065
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Videos of fist fights and people sleeping in the cars while tethered would be welcome also.
Also, those of warnings that the wrong plug/voltage/current was being used!
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Old March 9th, 2018, 08:43   #9066
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This ^^^^
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Old March 9th, 2018, 09:07   #9067
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Also, those of warnings that the wrong plug/voltage/current was being used!
I have experienced that at a Chevrolet dealer. Everyone came out to see my car catch on fire, worked just fine.
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Old March 11th, 2018, 06:51   #9068
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So my latest story is a riveting tale:

I nearly put diesel in my son's 2006 Mini Cooper S on Saturday... *whew*


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Old March 11th, 2018, 15:46   #9069
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I did put diesel in my mates Cooper S today....


Its ok though... Its a Cooper S Diesel....


Not worthy of the 'S' badge really....
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Old March 11th, 2018, 17:34   #9070
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My wife, who has a gasser Jetta as well as a TDI NB, was really frustrated a few days ago, because she tried to put diesel into the Jetta, but the nozzle wouldn't fit into the tank opening. Yow. It just doesn't pay to try and buy fuel when you're tired.

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