LeftieBiker
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Delivery Date: 30 Apr 2018
Location: Upstate New York, US

Re: Tow hitch + lights

Fri Apr 05, 2019 9:52 pm

A couple of hub motors, a repurposed pack from a smaller EV, a controller and charger, and Voila! Self-propelled trailer.
Scarlet Ember 2018 Leaf SL W/ Pro Pilot
2009 Vectrix VX-1 W/18 Leaf modules, & 3 EZIP E-bicycles.
BAFX OBDII Dongle
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Oilpan4
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Joined: Wed Jan 09, 2019 10:51 pm
Delivery Date: 10 May 2018
Leaf Number: 004270

Re: Tow hitch + lights

Wed Apr 10, 2019 6:47 pm

If I was going to do anything like that I would just be adding battery capacity to my leaf so I can use it all the time.
The leaf no trouble towing it just lacks battery capacity to do longer distances.
It's battery limits it to around the city or next town over.
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umdkevin
Posts: 67
Joined: Fri Apr 19, 2019 6:47 am
Delivery Date: 15 Apr 2019

Re: Tow hitch + lights

Fri Jun 19, 2020 10:41 am

Just installed this hitch receiver on my 2019 this morning.

https://torkliftcentral.com/2013-2020-n ... f-ecohitch

Image

Good How-to video:
https://youtu.be/lAjL9gXMBlk
LEAF 2018 SV Gun Metallic (traded at odo 7350)
LEAF 2019 SL Plus Gun Metallic
5/4/19 - odo 570, SOH 99.22, AHr 175.02, Hx 103.17
5/4/20 - odo 11,242, SOH 93.13, AHr 164.281, Hx 115.21

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