DaveinOlyWA
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Joined: Sat Apr 24, 2010 7:43 pm
Delivery Date: 16 Nov 2019
Leaf Number: 319862
Location: Olympia, WA
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Re: 2019 Leaf S Plus Heater

Mon Feb 17, 2020 7:45 am

radiotron wrote:
Tue Jan 21, 2020 3:12 pm
Today
I left the House with 227 miles this morning
i drove 70 miles with heat on and defrost it was about 10 degrees
and used them sparingly on the trip
I drove a total of 70 miles round trip
when i came home i was down to 103 miles 60 percent charge left
Does that make sense? It seems like a lot of power used?
Does it make sense to use the GOM?
No, it doesn't. Get LEAF Spy and monitor your driving a bit to get a line on your expected efficiency. Its much easier to do than it sounds.

Then use LEAF Spy to see how much range you are expecting that day based on your weather expectations comparing numbers at the beginning and end of the trip.

Why?

LEAF Spy only uses a constant to figure out range. GOM uses a variable which is your driving. Now that would imply GOM is more accurate but it isn't. On my daily trips to work, I average about 3.6 miles/kwh going, 4.2 miles/kwh returning. If I charge car overnight, what will GOM reflect?

The 4.2

With LEAF Spy you can use the 3.9 miles/kwh daily average
2011 SL; 44,598 mi, 87% SOH. 2013 S; 44,840 mi, 91% SOH. 2016 S30; 29,413 mi, 99% SOH. 2018 S; 25,185 mi, SOH 92.23%. 2019 S Plus; 16,686 mi, 92.44% SOH
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