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Am I hurting the battery by charging at a lower amperage?

Am I hurting the battery by charging at a lower amperage?

Hello all, I just recently purchased a new to me Model X. I'm coming from the Chevy Bolt world with an EV Juicebox rated at 40amps.

Rather than purchase a new wall charging unit, I was wondering if I'm doing damage to my Tesla battery by charging at a lower amperage? I'm guessing the answer is no, but want to double check given it's such a sophisticated piece of technology.

jpl1337 | January 3, 2019

Battery

COrich | January 3, 2019

No, you will not damage the battery at all.

Redmiata98 | January 3, 2019

Actually, the lower and longer the charge takes is best for the battery. T(at is if you have the time and can wait. It is a tradeoff but there is not severe damage done at higher amps. The battery is warranted for 8 years and mileage is dependent on model.

landoncube | January 16, 2019

You are helping.