Volkswagen ID.3 Max 2021, Bill – EV Owner Review

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What is the make and model of your EV?
Volkswagen ID.3 Max


What year was your EV registered?


How long have you owned your EV?
0 – 1 year


What is the mileage on your EV?
0 – 500 miles


How many EVs have you owned?
This is my first


What is the average mileage range you achieve from your EV when fully charged?


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Why did you choose this car?
We liked our previous Volkswagens and the range is good enough.


Positives – List 3 or more reasons why you love this car?

  • 0 to 30 torque
  • spacious interior
  • wireless Android Auto.


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Negatives – List 3 or more things that you really don’t like about this car?

  • Software bugs
  • designed for left-hand drive first
  • missing back light on volume strip.


Surprise us! Tell us something surprising about this car?
LED lights are amazing.


What car are you interested in next and why?
ID.4 / Model 3 SR+ / i3.


What home charging unit do you use? Would you recommend it to others and why?
Currently using a granny charger. I would not really recommend it as I only get 32 miles of range per night at cheap rate over 4 hours.


What home electricity supplier & tariff do you use? Would you recommend it to others and why?
Octopus Energy have a plan with 4 hours of charging at 5p per kilowatt hour from 12:30 p.m. until 4:00 a.m.


What public charging networks do you use? Would you recommend them to others and why?
I once tried Instavolt, it worked perfectly and yes I would recommend it.


Who do you insure your EV with? Would you recommend them to others and why?
LV – can’t really recommend or not recommend them as I haven’t had to claim.


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