Tesla Voice Commands

We list all the Tesla voice commands and have grouped them by category.

Before we list the commands, its worth noting that the Tesla voice command system can be extremely temperamental. Some users report it not understanding them at all, some think it only responds to an American accent, some seem to think it is just hit and miss whether it understand what yuou are saying.

To initiate a voice command on a Model S and Model X, simply tap the voice button on the upper right side of the steering wheel. For Model 3 owners, press the right scroll button on your steering wheel or access through the touch screen. One of the common mistakes is not waiting until you hear the tone before speaking your command.

While we have listed a lot of commands, there is a clear pattern with them and you just need to know the name Tesla want you to use for the object e.g. windscreen or windshield wipers. You are not going to remember all of the commands, but familiarising yourself with the style of command format will make things easier.

List of commands

Category
Command
Apps and Settings
Open browser/phone/camera/lock settings..
Apps and Settings
Search Google for the weather..
Apps and Settings
Go to tesla.com...
Apps and Settings
Show trips
Apps and Settings
Open/close display settings
Apps and Settings
Open/close drivers menu
Apps and Settings
Show me tire/tyre pressures
Apps and Settings
Open/close owner's manual
Apps and Settings
Open/close calender
Apps and Settings
Open/close charging screen
Apps and Settings
Open/close energy app
Apps and Settings
Open/close toybox
Car Controls
Activate sentry mode
Car Controls
Increase screen brightness
Car Controls
Turn on windshield wipers/increase wiper speed
Car Controls
Fold/unfold side mirrors
Car Controls
Open charge port
Car Controls
Lock doors
Car Controls
Adjust mirrors
Car Controls
Adjust steering wheel
Car Controls
Lock/unlock doors
Car Controls
Set wipers to auto/1/2/3/4
Car Controls
Turn on/off windshield wipers
Car Controls
Speed up/slow down wipers
Car Controls
Wipers min/max
Car Controls
Turn on/off front/rear defroster
Car Controls
Show reversing/backup camera
Open trunk/frunk
Show reversing/backup camera
Climate Controls
Set the temperature/fan..
Climate Controls
Turn on the air conditioning
Climate Controls
Turn on dog mode/camp mode
Climate Controls
Make it warmer
Climate Controls
Set the drivers seat warmer/heater to..
Climate Controls
Set seat x to heat y
Climate Controls
Increase/decrease the fan speed
Climate Controls
I'm cold/warm/hot
Climate Controls
Make it hotter/warmer/cooler/colder
Climate Controls
Turn on recirculate
Navigation
Go home/to work
Navigation
Take me to...
Navigation
Drive me to...
Navigation
Navigate to...
Navigation
Zoom in/out
Navigation
Display superchargers
Navigation
Where are the superchargers
Navigation
Stop/cancel navigation
Navigation
Mute voice navigation
Phone
Call
Phone
Text message
Phone
Show text messages
Media
Open music/netflix/etc
Media
Play
Media
Search for..
Media
Mute media
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