Saturday, May 17th, 2014 Monthly NTEAA Meeting

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Monthly NTEAA Meeting

Date : Saturday, May 17th, 2014

Time : 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM

Location : Chris Murphy Automotive

Address : 11228 Garland Rd. Dallas TX  75218

All monthly meetings are free to attend and open to the public.

Chris Murphy has a full service auto shop, but specializes in restoring and rebuilding Prius and Honda Hybrid battery packs. He also has a 2013 Nissan Leaf purchased from Hurricane Sandy that he is trying to restore or salvage for future use. We will get a demo on hybrid packs as well as some time with the salvage Leaf.

NTEAA Meeting Minutes (5/17/2014)

Called to order @ 10am

Treasurer’s Report
• (11) members present; (3) new members @ meeting
• Checking account ~ $1151

Old Business
• Reviewed Earth Day activities; everyone had a good time

New Business/Projects/Events
• Would like to watch the “Kick Gas” movie as a group when available for download and not just streaming
• June meeting = Leaf Reeunion @ Autonation on LBJ

Today’s Program
• Hosted by Chris Murphy Automotive in Garland
• Chris gave us a tour of his shop, including some Toyota and Honda hybrid parts/motors/battery packs
• He specializes in hybrid/EV repair, often replacing modules within a battery pack in stead of the whole pack at a savings of several thousand $$ (e.g. $1k vs $4k)

Adjourned @ Noon

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