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by scrambler
Mon Nov 18, 2019 8:32 am
Forum: General / Main Owners Forum
Topic: battery range and cold weather
Replies: 13
Views: 428

Re: battery range and cold weather

How cold is it where you are?
going from 120 to 65 seems a bit excessive for temperature (unless extreme).
Have you changed driving conditions, like more highspeed highway driving, or using a lot of the heater?
by scrambler
Sat Nov 16, 2019 7:25 pm
Forum: General / Main Owners Forum
Topic: Sport mode not working
Replies: 12
Views: 4197

Re: Sport mode not working

I bough a used spark and the sport mode button never worked.
Not that I need it really, you can floor it when you need it :)
by scrambler
Tue Oct 22, 2019 10:20 am
Forum: General / Main Owners Forum
Topic: Torque pro and battery capacity
Replies: 11
Views: 963

Re: Torque pro and battery capacity

Looks like I'll be getting to that zone soon. Checked TorquePro this morning and I'm at 13.9kwh. The Spark has 32k miles and I live in SoCal. :o The big unknown being what is the Nominal usable battery capacity so we can compute the % of degradation. From looking at a lot of different inputs, it co...
by scrambler
Sun Oct 06, 2019 9:10 am
Forum: General / Main Owners Forum
Topic: Option Label
Replies: 4
Views: 555

Re: Option Label

There is one sticker on the driver side door jamb, and one in the glove box
by scrambler
Mon Aug 05, 2019 6:42 am
Forum: General / Main Owners Forum
Topic: How to lower kwh
Replies: 7
Views: 915

Re: How to lower kwh

NORTON wrote:
Mon Aug 05, 2019 3:35 am
Isn't the 'max available regen' the same in L as it is with the Brake Pedal in D?
I believe it is.
by scrambler
Fri Aug 02, 2019 1:43 pm
Forum: General / Main Owners Forum
Topic: How to lower kwh
Replies: 7
Views: 915

Re: How to lower kwh

Just a small clarification, the Spark does have blended brakes where the first portion of the brake range is regen and the end is mechanical. That said, " The Brake Pads only start working when the regen is maxed at 60kW. " is incorrect. The mechanical brakes will engage as soon as you press the bra...
by scrambler
Thu Aug 01, 2019 9:48 am
Forum: Modifications & Accessories
Topic: Most efficient tire alternative to stock tires
Replies: 10
Views: 1393

Re: Most efficient tire alternative to stock tires

I went with the Firestone Fuel Fighters and did not notice much range difference.
by scrambler
Tue Jun 11, 2019 7:35 am
Forum: Modifications & Accessories
Topic: Anyone know where a good place to find aftermarket accessories (decals stripes etc) for the 2016 models
Replies: 3
Views: 875

Re: Anyone know where a good place to find aftermarket accessories (decals stripes etc) for the 2016 models

It seems they were speaking of differences between the EV 2014 2015 and 2016, not ICE versus EV models
by scrambler
Fri May 31, 2019 8:05 pm
Forum: Batteries and Charging
Topic: Battery degredation
Replies: 165
Views: 46136

Re: Battery degredation

Adding charge will definitely mess it up
by scrambler
Fri May 31, 2019 5:38 pm
Forum: Batteries and Charging
Topic: Battery degredation
Replies: 165
Views: 46136

Re: Battery degredation

In my experience it accounts for both just fine.
As I regen both the % AND the kWh go back

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