Do Teslas have transmission fluid?
How do I know if I need to change the transmission fluid on my Tesla? Similar to the function that oil has in your engine, transmission fluid lubricates the moving parts in the transmission.
Do Teslas shift gears?
Auto Shift out of Park will only shift gears when transitioning out of park. Shifting between forward and reverse must be performed manually using the gear shift slider on the left side of the center display.
Do Teslas have engines and transmissions?
No, Teslas do not have a traditional transmission. Teslas utilize electric motors with only about 17 moving parts, compared to a conventional internal combustion engine, which has around 200.