Tesla Battery Replacement Cost
Tesla is an American automotive electric car manufacturer headquartered in Texas, USA. Tesla has sold more than 1.3 million electric cars globally. Tesla is one of the first automotive companies to launch an electric vehicle, its first car Roadster was launched in 2008. Now, Tesla has four models Model S, Model 3, Model Y, and Model X. Among all, Model Y is the world’s best car selling in the first quarter of 2023. Tesla cars are sold in all major countries like the USA, China, European Union, UAE, UK, and Canada. Tesla is interested in starting its business in India with entry-level car pricing of $24,000 which is 25% cheaper than its current lowest-priced offering, the Model 3 sedan which sells for the equivalent of just over $32,200 in China.
Specifications of Tesla’s Different Cars
Each model of Tesla has two or more variants. The below table is for the base variant of each model.
|Specifications||Model X||Model S||Model Y||Model 3|
|Range (in mile)||348||405||279||272|
|Acceleration (0-60 mph)||3.8s||3.1s||5.0s||5.8s|
|Top Speed (mph)||155||149||135||140|
|Drive||AWD Dual Motor||AWD Dual Motor||AWD Dual Motor||RWD|
|Seating (up to)||7||5||5||5|
|Supercharging Speed||Up to 175 miles in 15 minutes||Up to 200 miles in 15 minutes||Up to 162 miles in 15 minutes||Up to 175 miles in 15 minutes|
Battery Replacement Cost of Tesla Different Cars
Tesla’s batteries today contain a variety of different cathode chemistries, including nickel-cobalt-aluminum (NCA) and nickel-cobalt-manganese (NCM) for higher energy applications and lithium iron phosphate (LFP) for lower energy applications.
Model X Battery Replacement Cost
The Model X, released in 2016, was Tesla’s first crossover SUV. Depending on the Model X trim, level, and performance, its usable battery capacity ranges between 60kWh and 100Wh. Tesla uses a liquid cooling system.
The warranty provided on Model X is 8 years or 150,000 miles, whichever comes first, with a minimum 70% retention of Battery capacity over the warranty period. The battery replacement cost is $12,000-$15,000 additionally $525-$2,600 can be required as labor charge and other miscellaneous parts costs.
Model S Battery Replacement Cost
Model S Plaid has the quickest acceleration of any vehicle in production. Updated battery architecture for all Model S trims enables back-to-back track runs without performance degradation. Dual Motor All-Wheel Drive in Model S unlocks more range than any other vehicle in Tesla’s current lineup, with insane power and maximum control. Model S has a liquid-cooled 98.0 kWh lithium-ion battery pack while Model S Plaid has a 99 kWh lithium-ion battery pack.
The warranty provided on Model X is 8 years or 150,000 miles, whichever comes first, with a minimum 70% retention of Battery capacity over the warranty period. Model S battery replacement cost is around $13,000-$20,000 with an additional charge of $525-$2600 for labor and other associated costs.
Model Y Battery Replacement Cost
Model Y provides maximum versatility—able to carry 7 passengers and their cargo. Each second-row seat folds flat independently, creating flexible storage for skis, furniture, luggage, and more. The Tesla Model Y electric has a battery size ranging from 75 kWh to 81 kWh, depending on the model year and trim level. The warranty provided by Tesla on its battery is for 8 years or 120,000 miles whichever comes first. Model Y battery replacement cost is around $13,000-$14,000 with an additional charge of $525-$2600 for labor and other associated costs.
Model 3 Battery Replacement Cost
Tesla Model 3 is an electric compact sedan and has since become one of the most popular electric cars in the world. Currently, Model 3 is coming in a battery capacity of 57.5 or 82 kWh Li-ion based battery.
The warranty provided by Tesla on its battery is for 8 years or 120,000 miles whichever comes first. Model Y battery replacement cost is also around $13,000-$14,000 with an additional charge of $525-$2600 for labor and other associated costs.