Frequently Asked Questions

Frequently asked questions about chargers for electric cars and plug-in hybrids

The price of an electric car charger varies depending on the model and charging capacity. In addition, the necessary electrical installation costs must be considered. 

Our model with integrated protections reduces the cost of installation. In addition, the electronic system can detect any failure and automatically disconnect and connect the charger to protect the installation and the connected vehicle.

The KW required for an electric car charger varies according to the car model and charger capacity. In general, domestic chargers have a charging capacity of between 3.6 KW and 7.2 KWwhile public chargers can reach up to 50 KW or more.

The cost of charging an electric car at home varies according to the model of the car, the battery capacity and the contracted electricity tariff. In general, the cost of charging an electric car at home is much lower than the cost of filling up the gas tank in an internal combustion car. in an internal combustion car.

Cith our app you can schedule charging at the hours of lower energy costs. and thus be able to save on freight. In addition, thanks to our load balancing, you will not exceed the contracted power in your home either..

The main difference between a plug-in hybrid and a non-plug-in hybrid is that the former can be charged from an external electrical source, while the latter is charged automatically by the regenerative braking system and the internal combustion engine.

The charging time of a plug-in hybrid varies according to the model of the car and the capacity of the charger used. In general, full charge may take between 2 and 4 hours on a domestic charger.

If a plug-in hybrid runs out of battery power, the internal combustion engine is automatically activated to provide power to the car and allow the driver to continue driving.

An electric car takes an average of 5 to 8 hours to fully charge. between 5 and 8 hours. This depends on different factors, some related to the vehicle and others to the charger or recharging point.

The number of kilometers that can be driven with an electric car varies according to the car model and battery capacity. In general, modern electric cars have a maximum range of 550 kilometers.

As far as electric vehicles are concerned, the on-board charger, also known as a converter, is installed inside the car. Its main function is to transform AC power to DC, which allows the vehicle’s battery to be charged. Currently, this is the most common charging method used by most electric vehicle chargers, as most of them use AC power.

Mains power is always alternating current (AC), and the difference between AC and direct current (DC) chargers is where the power conversion occurs. In DC chargers, the converter is integrated into the charger, allowing faster and more direct charging to the vehicle battery without the need for an additional on-board charger. Although DC chargers are larger, they are a great improvement in electric vehicle technology.

In Spain there are different types of aid for the purchase of electric cars, including discounts on road tax, tax deductions and direct subsidies from the central government and some autonomous communities.

Electric cars can be equipped with different types of batteries, including lithium-ion, nickel-cadmium and lithium-polymer batteries. Most modern electric cars use lithium-ion batteries due to their high energy density and low weight.

The service life of an electric car battery varies according to car model, make and driver usage. In general, modern batteries have a service life of about 10 years, although this may vary depending on the quality of the battery and the way it is used.

The charger you should buy for your electric car depends on the car model and battery capacity. In general, the domestic chargers of 7.2 kW is sufficient for most electric cars..

Yes, you can recharge your electric car at home using a WOLTIO home charger.

Our products are designed with ease of use and installation in mind. We have an app with which you can configure the load and with total security thanks to the automatic reset, so you can charge your electric or hybrid car without complications.

We understand the importance of having a charging station at home, which is why we at WOLTIO offer affordable, high-quality solutions for drivers of electric and plug-in hybrid vehicles.

The work required to install a recharging point in your home depends on the characteristics of your electrical installation and the type of charger. depend on the characteristics of your electrical installation and the type of charger you want to install. you want to install. 

In general, it is necessary to make a proper and safe electrical connection, which may require the installation of a new electrical panel or the extension of the contracted power. 

It is mandatory to have the installation done by a professional to ensure the correct installation of the charger. Keep in mind that if there is a problem later, your insurance may not cover it.

Charging your electric vehicle with a charger is the safest, fastest and most the safest, fastest and most cost-effective option compared to simply connecting it to the mains. By using a charger, you can regulate the power flow through the charging cable, which increases safety.

If you want to maximize control and efficiency in charging your electric vehicle, you can choose to use a WOLTIO charger. With the mobile app, you can easily manage your charging and receive notifications and schedule charging during off-peak hours, saving you money. In short, charging with a WOLTIO charger gives you greater convenience and efficiency in charging your electric vehicle.