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    Have they posted a link for downloading an owners manual for the Model 3?
     
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    I read that operating instructions will be via videos that owners can view before taking delivery.
     
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    Ugh. I hate watching videos for info.
    They better have something I can read and refer to later.
     
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    I suspect we'll get both ultimately. In one test drive the glove box was opened and I saw what looked to be a manual.
     
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    Seems like a searchable .PDF we could read on the screen would be a good idea.
     
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    I would guess that it's pre-loaded and screen access only. The get acquainted videos may also be accessed via screen too. Would be nice if you export it though through the USB port.
     
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    oops, didn't see Rich's comment.
     
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    There are tons of videos about Model S on the Tesla site and I anticipate we will see videos on Model 3 before volume deliveries begin.
     
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    There will be quick start videos to watch prior to delivery. But the entire manual will be accessible from the vehicle display or downloaded in pdf
     
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    and paper copy in the glove box for @garsh :)
     
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    Looks like someone on Reddit had access to a part of the manual and posted info on the phone charging "dock"

     
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    So probably a good idea to order some 1 foot USB cables with 90° angle connectors then.
     
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    That screenshot was pulled from the Tesla.com Model 3 shop. They were selling $14 phone charging cables and that screenshot was included with that item.
     
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    My Model S came with a variety of short USB cords for the dock (And inserts for various phones). I assume Model 3 will also. I'd wait until you get the car before buying cords.
     
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    Any update on this or instructional video's that anyone found?
     
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    #18 bluesolarflare, Sep 22, 2017
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    Part of the owners manual from the FTC regarding the use of the Key Card and App

    https://apps.fcc.gov/eas/GetApplicationAttachment.html?id=3491660

    What is interesting is that when you use the keycard you have 15 seconds of "start" the car otherwise you need to authenticate again by putting the key card near the cup holder.
     
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    I think you're wrong (I hope you're wrong too.) both the S and X have videos and a manual. I think you really need both.
     
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    I think it will (eventually) be both. They did indeed say there would be instructional videos to watch prior (like there are for the current cars) and there has been paper copies seen in RC cars open glove boxes.
     
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