Tesla Mobile Connector (sometimes referred to as a UMC / Universal Mobile Connector) Explained including Gen 1 & Gen 2 differences

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The Mobile Connector, previously known as the Universal Mobile Connector (UMC) is a backup cable that all Tesla drivers should carry with them at all times in their car, it allows you to plug into any domestic socket as well as more industrial or campsite style power, as well as connect to other charging cables for extended reach or charging in other EU countries. This visual guide just goes a bit further than Tesla’s support page.

Gen 1 Mobile Connectors

  • Allows 2.3kW-7kW of power (or up to 11kW with the optional extra 16A 11kW Red commando adaptor p/n 1024110-02-A or 1024110-00-D, costs ~£101 inc VAT)
  • Were standard on all UK cars until around January-May 2019
  • Comes with a 13A 3-pin plug, 32A Blue Commando Socket and a Circular Bag
  • User manual includes common faults / how to reset etc

Gen 2 Mobile Connectors

  • Allows 2.3kW-3.7kW of power as standard (or up to 7kW with the optional extra 32A 7kW Blue commando adaptor p/n 1104948-00-B, costs £32 inv VAT)
  • Standard on all UK cars from around May 2019
  • Comes with a 13A 3-pin plug, 16A Blue Commando Socket and a Square Bag
  • User manual (US version) includes common faults / how to reset etc

 

What other connectors are available?

1
Gen II Universal Mobile Connector, EU
1121254-00-E
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2
Smart Adapter, Schuko – Straight
1104938-00-B
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2
3
Smart Adapter, UK
1455440-00-C
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1
6
GEN II SMART ADAPTER, 60309 – 2PE, 32A/230V
1104948-00-B
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1
7
16A Smart Adapter
1104947-00-A
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1
8
Corded Mobile Connector – 3P Red
1046714-00-D
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1
9
MENNEKES TYPE 2 , 3 PHASE, 32 AMP ADAPTER – 4M
1039810-01-A
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1
10
CHAdeMO ADAPTER, EU
1036391-10-D
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1
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ASY,UA,A,250V1,013A,TMC002SCHUKO,PIGTAIL
1024005-02-B
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1
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ASY,UA,A,415V3,016A,TMC002I016M3PNE6
1024110-00-D
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1
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ASY,UA,A,230V1,032A,TMC002I032M2PE6
1025801-00-D
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1
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STORAGE BAG – MOBILE CONNECTOR
1126118-00-B
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Charging Kit, Gen II UMC, UK
1479075-00-C
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1

 

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