How To Remove Charging Cable From Tesla Car (Model S 3 X Y)

How To Remove Charging Cable From Tesla Car (Model S 3 X Y) – Tesla, Inc. is a company that specializes in electric cars, engine components, and also manufactures battery charging devices. Currently, the cars produced by Tesla are the Model S, Model 3, Model X and the most recent is the Model Y.

The electric car charging mechanism is actually not much different from a device, you just need to plug the charger cable into the socket provided. Are you here because you have problems removing the charger on the Tesla car? If so then you are on the right site!

How To Remove Charging Cable From Tesla Car (Model S 3 X Y)

Time needed: 1 minute.

Many people are frustrated because they can’t pull out the charging cable on this car. Relax! Because this is very easy to do. Here’s how to do it:

  1. Make sure your vehicle is UNLOCKED

    You can unlock the vehicle by opening a door, using a key, or touching Stop Charging on the touchscreen

  2. Hold down the button on a charger handle to release the latch

    The indicator light will change color to light blue, which means that the charger is ready to be removed
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  3. Pull the charger handle from the charge port

    If you are using an adapter, be sure to pull the handle and adapter out at the same time

What if the charger adapter is stuck?

Oh, my God! My charger adapter is stuck and can’t get out of the port! What should I do? The first thing you should do if you have a problem like this is to stay calm and follow these instructions:

For Model 3, X and Y

  • Make sure the car is not actively charging. If necessary, tap Stop Charging on the touchscreen
  • Open the trunk door
  • Find the charge port’s release cable
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The cable may be recessed within the opening of the trim
  • Pull the cable down while pulling the charging adapter from the charging port

For Model S

  • Make sure the car is not actively charging
  • Open the trunk door
  • Open the flap on the left-hand side of the trunk side trim
  • Find and then hold down the charge port’s manual release lever to the right to release the latch
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  • Pull the charging adapter from the charging port

These instructions are based on the Tesla owner’s manual. This procedure should apply to all models of the Tesla car (2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 model years).

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