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Tesla Touch Up Paint Kit

Tesla Touch Up Paint Kit

Clean and Protect, Do It Yourself
I recently had something hit the side door of my Model 3 near the top and take a gouge out of the paint.   All that paint protection film I have on the front of the car, the lower rockers, behind the wheels, etc. and I end up getting hit near the top of a door.  Figures.   I went by the Tesla service center for something else and they had some black touch up paint so I asked them to fill in the gouge for the time being and they did.   Not a particularly graceful job but at…
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Model 3 Day XPEL Install at Detail Auto

Model 3 Day XPEL Install at Detail Auto

Clean and Protect, Modifications
The Tesla Owners Club of Kansas City decided to hold a Model 3 day on 3/3/18 to celebrate some members having recently taken delivery of their new Model 3's and to give Jon Cummins at Detail Auto an opportunity to showcase some of the ways in which you can protect and enhance a Tesla Model 3.   Jon graciously opened his shop to our members for almost 5 hours and supplied food, beverages and a wealth of information about XPEL paint protection film, window tint and ceramic coatings.  This article will feature information on the event and the XPEL installation…
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Driving the Model 3

Reviews
This is going to be a fairly long review but I hope you enjoy it.  So $1000 and nearly two years after March 31, 2016, - and thanks to the generosity of our mutual friend Ken, I got to experience Model 3 first hand with ample time in all the seats on Saturday, and behind the wheel for a test drive in Sunday. First let’s discuss the LCD controls. I’m a tech guru by trade so going through all the menus and buttons on the touchscreen, even doing a little consultation in the owners manual (yes I downloaded it to…
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