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4981Re: [solectria_ev] Solectria Sunrise?

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  • evan foss
    Feb 5, 2009
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      Thanks for the data. Shame you never found the fault.

      On Thu, Feb 5, 2009 at 9:30 PM, Stephen Taylor <sparrow262@...> wrote:
      > It was running about 40% less efficiently than my Force. I think the
      > overheating motor was a sure sign of power being wasted and a problem in the
      > motor or controller. Anyways the most I ever got on a single charge was 156
      > miles. Had to make three or 4 trips to add up to the 156 miles since the
      > motor would overheat usually around 50 miles or so of continuous driving.
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      > Stephen Taylor
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      > --- On Sun, 2/1/09, evan foss <evanfoss@...> wrote:
      > From: evan foss <evanfoss@...>
      > Subject: Re: [solectria_ev] Solectria Sunrise?
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      > To: solectria_ev@yahoogroups.com
      > Date: Sunday, February 1, 2009, 12:31 PM
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      > How accurate was the range listed for you Sunrise?
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      > On Sun, Feb 1, 2009 at 9:10 AM, Stephen Taylor <sparrow262@yahoo. com>
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      >> I had one up to a year ago. Wasn't real happy with it and ended up selling
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      >> it. The drive system didn't work properly, (the motor kept overheating) ,
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      >> efficiency of the car with these drive problems was worse than the Force,
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      >> the air conditioning was a joke (only worked well if temps were below 80
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      >> probably due to the half sized condenser) and the space (other than
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      >> room) inside the car wasn't much bigger than the Force. Other negatives
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      >> included the half sized windows, plexiglass rear window and the leaks
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      >> alround those windows. On the positive side it did have lots and lots of
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      >> room for batteries in the tunnel and in the huge trunk.
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      >> Stephen Taylor
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      >> packratdaddy <packratdaddy@ yahoo.com> wrote:
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      >> How many of the Solectria Sunrise were produced ?
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      >> Any members of this group own one ?
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