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by Benjo88
Mon Sep 19, 2022 3:50 pm
Forum: Main CUPRA Born chat
Topic: V2X technology - can anyone explain
Replies: 2
Views: 160

V2X technology - can anyone explain

Hi,

One feature i really have little knowledge of and actually can’t see what use it is, is this V2X technology?

Can anyone explain what this is abd whaf it does, any future plans with it’s aim?
by Benjo88
Sat Sep 10, 2022 11:57 am
Forum: Faults & Technical
Topic: FAULT - External Lighting failure
Replies: 0
Views: 91

FAULT - External Lighting failure

I have just noticed i have a warning light, after lokkjng at the manual it is an “External light failure”. From this i have noticed thag the “Auto” function of the lighting has disappeared and cannot be selected. The lighting in general work fine, just the auto feature does not. Trip to Cupra in Sun...
by Benjo88
Thu Sep 08, 2022 7:22 am
Forum: Main CUPRA Born chat
Topic: A/C impact
Replies: 6
Views: 272

Re: A/C impact

I do a daily commute of 50 miles. I find the A/C impacts me heavily on that commute. I turn it off now to try save consumption / range. I believe it’s similar if using any form of heat as opposed ti AC also. Annoying considering the “actual” range you get from a charge is already lower that the perc...
by Benjo88
Mon Sep 05, 2022 10:49 pm
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Hello from Newcastle
Replies: 10
Views: 314

Re: Hello from Newcastle

Got mine from twickenham also mate. Sunderland weren’t much help.
by Benjo88
Sun Sep 04, 2022 10:57 pm
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Hello from Newcastle
Replies: 10
Views: 314

Re: Hello from Newcastle

Yeah the puddle lights are great.

I think what he is referring to above is the headlight animation you get when 1st unlocking the car at night.
by Benjo88
Sun Sep 04, 2022 10:57 pm
Forum: Main CUPRA Born chat
Topic: Help please, planning charging on a route
Replies: 8
Views: 380

Re: Help please, planning charging on a route

Hi Simon, I find “Chargemap” quite handy and simple to Use. There are also the following: - EVNavigation - plugshare Your pretty safe with most service stations these days. Although we all like to plan in advance just ensure you have the sat nav set of the born and you’ll find chargers along the way...
by Benjo88
Sun Sep 04, 2022 9:34 pm
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Hello from Newcastle
Replies: 10
Views: 314

Re: Hello from Newcastle

Welcome mate, seems we have good taste in the north east, i’m from wallsend (not far from MonkeyHanger) I think you are talking about the animation of when you unlock the car the front light light up starting from one side to the other of eacb light and then remain on? Yes it does, but IMO it’s not ...
by Benjo88
Sun Sep 04, 2022 10:29 am
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Hello everyone (Michael from Durham)
Replies: 16
Views: 416

Re: Hello everyone (Michael from Durham)

Shouldn’t mate, but like always… depends on the kerb i guess.
by Benjo88
Fri Sep 02, 2022 3:23 pm
Forum: Main CUPRA Born chat
Topic: please suggest phone holder.
Replies: 8
Views: 542

Re: please suggest phone holder.

Anyone got any updates or reviews about the purchase phone holders above? Be good to know if it is worth the purchase
by Benjo88
Thu Sep 01, 2022 7:59 am
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Hello everyone (Michael from Durham)
Replies: 16
Views: 416

Re: Hello everyone (Michael from Durham)

Hi mate, welcome. Sunderland are useless i had same issue. I live in wallsend and I actually ended up purchasing from Twickenham (long story). You may struggle for an energy supplier many have suspended their EV tariffs… but i may be wrong. Home charger wise i bought a “project EV” charger and can’t...