[Ovmsdev] Happy discovered: I3 seems to manage 12v battery charge by itself

Stephen Casner casner at acm.org
Thu Jan 21 06:35:12 HKT 2021

On Wed, 20 Jan 2021, Greg D. wrote:

> "On" is the keyswitch position 2, where the car can be driven (contactor is in).
> Pushing the keyswitch to the momentary position 3 (ICE "Start") toggles the
> Performance driving mode setting. A handy place to put that, I guess.

It is necessary to depress the brake and momentarily turn to position
3 to initiate the start-up sequence and put the car into driving mode.

> The alternative suggested would be one single enumerated metric to reflect all
> the possible states. Something like:
>  *  off
>  *  deepsleep
>  *  lightsleep
>  *  awake
>  *  accessory
>  *  starting
>  *  on

The condition that occurs when opening the door could be deepsleep or
lightsleep rather than awake.

                                                        -- Steve

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