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Blinkers- sequential tail lights

Blinkers- sequential tail lights

I noticed last year that the model s blinker-led swept-animated in the direction you want to turn.

I just got my car and the blinkers just blink. Did they eliminate the function? Not sure how to describe what they used to do...it was a sweeping of the led's

Timo | February 20, 2013

If I remember this correctly that was artifact of video, it never actually did that.

olanmills | February 21, 2013

Yeah, virtuallarry, what you're thinking of is the fact that the LED's actually pulse at a high rate (to the naked eye, it looks like a solid, steady light), and depending on the capture rate of the camera, the lights appear to pulse at varying rates:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=P5H97zKqRBs

TeslaLABlue | February 21, 2013

Thanks for the info, now it makes sense.