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EVs: questions, so many questions

I’m seriously considering our next car being an EV – pure or series hybrid. But there are so many issues to be resolved: 1. New or used? This depends somewhat on price – for me $30-35k is the tipping point for considering buying new. 2. Alternatively how to gauge a good used car? (mostly, how…
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2021-11-13 0

Auto A.C. w/o knowing state nor whether toggle is working

An interesting challenge: to automate the A.C. activation with adequate leeway, and the ability to infer whether it is on or not. Without the automation system knowing the state of the A.C. nor whether the A.C. power toggle button press was heard and actioned successfully. My thoughts are: 1) the system can only infer the…
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2021-10-30 0