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by mohammedk84
Thu Jul 01, 2021 12:21 am
Forum: Charging & Battery Tech
Topic: Is it worth getting a home charge point installed ?
Replies: 1
Views: 210

Is it worth getting a home charge point installed ?

I was thinking about the economics of getting a home charger installed, I think they cost around £380 to get one installed. My electric costs 15p/kw and I drive to a 50kw charging station near me 5 away which charges around 25p kw. Doing quick calculations, the costs extra using the higher rate it o...
by mohammedk84
Thu Jul 01, 2021 12:10 am
Forum: Finance - Car Insurance & Car Loans & Car Breakdown Cover
Topic: Cheapest Electric Car to Insure
Replies: 0
Views: 275

Cheapest Electric Car to Insure

What do you think is the cheapest Electric Car to insure ?

Do you think insurance companys will make us pay a premium versus the Internal Combustion Engine cars ?
by mohammedk84
Fri Jun 25, 2021 6:48 pm
Forum: Electric Cars
Topic: Hello new EV MII owner
Replies: 1
Views: 176

Re: Hello new EV MII owner

Seat MII ? Very nice !

Where did you get it from was it in the UK ?

Also can I ask how much your Pod Point cost to install ? Is it subsidized and what Kwh ?

Thanks :D
by mohammedk84
Tue Jun 08, 2021 9:48 pm
Forum: Charging & Battery Tech
Topic: How long do the batterys of an EV last or have to be replaced ?
Replies: 3
Views: 286

How long do the batterys of an EV last or have to be replaced ?

I know they use Li-ion batteries in evs but Im curious how long do the batterys last ? Cos they dont last very long on my Andorid phone (about 4 years) so how good is the battery tech on electric cars?
by mohammedk84
Mon Jun 07, 2021 8:56 pm
Forum: Finance - Car Insurance & Car Loans & Car Breakdown Cover
Topic: Black box Insurance ?
Replies: 2
Views: 234

Re: Black box Insurance ?

I had the option of getting black box insurance but I paid a bit extra and went with Hastings so I didnt have to have it. I’ve not heard good things about them curfews, buggy app, bad driving scores, insurance void warnings hassle, harsh braking etc. Its a headache.
by mohammedk84
Sun Jun 06, 2021 11:57 pm
Forum: Electric Cars
Topic: Noob quesion.. what maintenance is required for an EV ??
Replies: 2
Views: 221

Noob quesion.. what maintenance is required for an EV ??

Just wondering how an EV compares to a normal petrol car in terms of maintence ??

What lubrication parts have they got etc. ?