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The Complete List of Tesla Voice Commands for 2024

Updated: Apr 11

Welcome to the ultimate guide on Tesla's voice command system, designed for both new owners and seasoned enthusiasts. Tesla's innovative voice commands transform the driving experience by allowing you to control your vehicle hands-free. This feature enhances safety and convenience, letting you manage navigation, media, cabin temperature, and more with just your voice.


Our guide dives into the extensive list of Tesla voice commands, providing you with the knowledge to make every drive more enjoyable and efficient. From basic commands to hidden gems, you'll discover how to unlock the full potential of your Tesla.


For added convenience, a printable version of the complete list of commands is available via a link at the end of this blog. Join us as we explore the power of voice commands to make your Tesla experience smarter and safer.



Apps


Open Web

Open / Close Browser

Alternate Commands: Web Web Browser, Browser


Show Energy

Open / Close Energy App

Alternate Commands: Energy


Open/Close Phone

Phone connected # present: opens call list & keyboard.


Show/Open/Close Calendar

Shows the calendar when the phone is connected. If it’s not connected, it will ask to connect a phone.



Browser


Go to (website name)


Google Coffee near me

Searches Google for Local Coffee Shops


Load X.com

Loads X.com in the browser


Search Google for (search term)

Opens the browser, brings up Google, and searches for whatever you say



Bug Reports


File Bug Report


Report Error


Take a screenshot

sends bug reports to Tesla




Climate Control


Turn On/Off Climate

Turns climate control on or off

Alternate Commands: [Aircon] [A/c] [HvAc] On/off



Set Driver/Passenger temperature to/at XX Degrees LO HIGH


Activate Bioweapon Defense Mode

Turns Bioweapon Defense Mode On/ Off

Alternate Commands: Enable, Engage.


Turn On Camp Mode

Turns on/off Camp Mode

Alternate Commands: Enter Camp Mode


Climate [Control], Aircon, A/C, HVAC, Fan [to] Auto (matic) [Manual]

Set HVAC/Climate/Fan [to] [Automatic/Auto] [Manual]


Keep [the] climate on/off

Say it before you get out of the car to maintain the same climate upon your return.

Alternate Command: Climate Keeper [on off]


Cool down the passenger.

Reduces temperature by 3F/1.5C, but both if synced


Direct airflow to my face

Enables face vents and sets Climate to Manual

Alternate Command: I’m Straight


It's a doggy dog world

Turns On/Off Dog Mode

Alternate Commands: Enter Dog Mode, Turn On/Off Dog Mode


How Low Can You Go

Sets temperature to LOW


I'm Cold

Increases temp by 3F/1.5C

Alternate Commands: Too Cold, Increase Temperature, Make it warmer


Take me up Stewart

Decreases temp by 3F/1.5C

Alternate Commands: I’m Hot, Too Hot, Decrease Temperature, Make it cooler


Increase Decrease fan speed by X

Does so and sets Climate to Manual. "to X" does not work.

Alternate Command: Slow fan by X


Increase/Decrease the temperature by X degrees

For example, increase the temperature by 1 degree.


Make me hot

Sets temperature to HI


My feet are cold /hot

Turns on footwell vents and sets Climate to Manual


Open/Show Close Hide HVAC/Climate, A/c] controls

Opens the Climate Control panel


Set fan speed to level X.

Sets fan speed


Set/Adjust/Move [driver/passenger/both] fan/air/vents [Left/Right/Up/Down/Middle] 

Saying "Driver's" works the same as “Both." If you have spread out the airflow, these commands combine it. Some or any of these might or might not work, depending on the model and build date of the car.


Sync Driver to Passenger (or vice versa)

XXX or YYY can be the Driver or Passenger.


Sync/Unsync Split [Climate] [HVAC] Turn on/off climate sync

Sync or un-sync the temperature for the driver and front passenger


Change Temperature to XX [degrees]

Sets driver & passenger to XX even if synced

Alternate Command: Temperature XX, Set HVAC/Aircon to XX [degrees]


Turn on/off floor, windshield vent.

Note: Turn on/off face vent starts/stops Climate.


I need some fresh air

Fresh Air turns off Recirc only if Climate is Manual.

Alternate Command: Turn on/off recirculate




Configuration


Open Close Show Hide Autopilot Settings


Open Close/Show/Hide Charging Settings


Open/Close/Show/Hide Controls Settings


Open/Close/Show/Hide Display Settings


Open/Close/Show/Hide HomeLink Settings


Command 'HomeLink' shows configured links

Open HomeLink


Open/Close/Show Hide Lights Settings


Open Close Show Hide Locks Settings


Open/Close Show Hide Navigation Settings


Open/Close/Show/Hide Pedal & Steering Settings


Open/Close Show Hide Safety Settings


Open/Close/Show/Hide Service Settings

This also shows you tire pressures!


Open Close Show Hide Software Settings


Open Close/Show/Hide Trips Settings



Controls


Show mirror settings / Adjust left/right mirror.

Opens mirror-adjustment window


Adjust steering wheel

Opens steering-wheel-adjustment window

Similar Commands: Lower/Raise the steering wheel. Steering wheel in/out, Show steering wheel settings.


I Can’t See

Turns on interior Lights

Alternate Commands: Dome Lights off/on/auto, Turn on/off footwell/ambient lights just turns on or off dome lights, also sets them to Auto. Turn on/off the Bedroom/Dome/Cabin/Overhead Lights.


Fold/Unfold mirrors.

Alternative Commands: Close/Open mirrors, Mirrors fold/unfold


Screen is too dim!

Increases/decreases screen brightness by 30%.

Alternate Command: Increase/Decrease Brightness


Lock/Unlock doors

Lock/Unlock


Lock/Unlock Windows

Locks rear window buttons

Alternate Commands: window locks on/off, enable/disable window locks


Open Frunk

Alternate Command: Open Front Trunk (Open Bonnet in UK)


Open The Glovebox

Alternate Command: Open Glovebox, Glovebox


Open/Close butthole

Alternate Command: Open/Close charge port, Open/Close Asshole


Open/Close Trunk

Note: Open Hatch (Model Y) opens the charge port.

Or Boot if the language is UK English


Record

Saves Dashcam Footage

Alternate Command: Save Dashcam


Keep My Car Safe

Activates Sentry Mode

Alternate Commands: Enable/Disable sentry mode, Sentry Mode On/Off


Change Audio Source To Phone

Alternate Commands: Show/Close Bluetooth, Bluetooth


Show me the rear camera.

Show/Close/Hide Backup/Rear Camera

Alternate Commands: Rear camera. (In the UK, 'Backup' works better than ‘Rear’.)


Stop Dashcam

Stop dashcam recording 

(NOTE: Start Dashcam doesn't work, interpreted as "Start - cam”


Trap my kids in the car.

Turn on/off [Both /Left/Right] child locks


Unlock charge port

Alternate Commands: Release charge/charging cable



Heaters and Defrost


Defrost Rear Window

Turns on Rear Window Defroster (automatically turns off after 15 minutes)

Alternate Commands: Turn on Rear Defroster, Rear Defroster on, Turn on Rear Window Heater


Defrost Windshield

Turns on the front window defroster

Alternate Commands: Turn on Front Defroster, Front Defroster On, Defrost Windshield


Windshield Defogger On

Turns on the Windshield Defogger

Alternate Commands: Defogger On

 


Easter Eggs and Funny Commands


Ho Ho Ho

Opens Xmas Easter Egg


Eject driver or passenger seat

Will turn on that seat's heater to max.


Fold those things

Fold the mirrors.


Sing me a song

Will choose a random song to play.


Open pee pee hole

Opens the charge port


I got an itch

Opens the software update release notes.


Open up that ass 

opens the trunk.

Alternate Command: Open up that tree


Bye Felicia

pulls up your contact log.

Alternate Commands: I’m Gay, Red Alert.


Go down on me

Decreases the temperature by 3 degrees.

Alternate Command: Drop it like it’s hot.


Enable or disable life support

Turns on or off the climate control.




Entertainment


Entertain Me

Opens Arcade

Alternate Commands: Open Arcade, Arcade


Disney+

Opens Disney+

Alternate Commands: Open Disney+, Show Disney+


Netflix

Opens Netflix

Alternate Commands: Open Netflix, Show Netflix


Open Twitch

Opens Twitch


Show Entertainment

Opens the Entertainment Window


Tesla Tutorials

Opens Tesla Tutorials

Alternate Commands: Open Tesla Tutorials


Theatre

Opens Theatre


YouTube

Opens YouTube

Alternate Commands: Open YouTube, Show YouTube



Heaters


Set Driver Seat Heater to High

Sets corresponding seat heater to the said intensity.

Alternate Commands: Set Passenger, Set Right Rear, Low Medium High


Front/Rear Seat Heaters On/Off

Sets appropriate seat heaters to High

Alternate Commands: Turn on Seat Heaters


Give Me (One/Two/Three) pieces of Bacon on the Driver/Passenger Seat

Sets corresponding seat heater to the said intensity.


My Butt is too Hot/Cold

Turns Up or Lowers The seat heater by one notch

Alternate Commands: Warm up my butt, My Butt is Cold


Seat Heaters On

Turns on all seat heaters to High Temperature


Set Front/Rear Seats to Low/Medium/High

Sets corresponding seat heater to the said intensity.


Show Seat Heaters

Opens Climate Control Panel


My Hands Are Cold

Turns On Steering Wheel Heater

Alternate Commands: Turn On Steering Wheel Heater, Steering Heater On/Off



Information


Show/Display Release Notes

Displays the new release notes list.


Hello Tesla

Opens the specifications


Open Owner's Manual

Opens Owners Manual (must close manually)


Show me Tutorial

Pulls up the tutorial videos for your specific Tesla model


Show/Hide Odometer

Shows Trips Settings which includes the odometer and all trip odometers


Show/Hide Tire Pressures

Shows Service Settings, which includes tire pressures


What Can You Do?

Opens browser to Voice Commands Webpage and other links. Displays "Here is what I can do so far!"



Media


Pause/Resume

Pauses and Resumes Play


Change to Source (Spotify, Radio, Bluetooth)

Changes audio source

Alternate Command: “Spotify, Radio,” Switch To (Spotify, Radio, Bluetooth)


USB

Opens the USB Media Player, or restarts from where you left off


Increase/ decrease volume by X

Increases/decreases volume by X. "to X" increases by X.

Alternate Commands: Lower/Raise volume by X


Set volume to (1-11)

Sets volume, be careful 11 is Spinal Tap and very loud.


Mute/Unmute

Mutes or Unmutes Audio


Open/Close Music

Opens or closes Media


Play (song, artist or playlist)

Plays song, artist, or playlist


Back That (whatever you want to say) Up

Changes song

Alternate Command: Skip Forward/Backward



Navigation


[Let's] Go Home / Work

Alternate Commands: Take me home/to work, Navigate home/ to work


Where are the supercharger stations

Displays list within about 100 miles, including some non-Tesla

Alternate Command: [show] [Nearby] Superchargers


I Need a Drink

Brings up a list of local bars as possible navigation destinations

Alternate Command: Bar


Cancel/Stop Navigation

If you already have a route active on the screen, it will cancel the route.

Alternate Command: Goodbye


Drive to (address, favorite, etc)

Alternate Commands: Take me to, Where is..?, Navigate to


What Can I Eat?

Brings up a list of restaurants as possible navigation destinations

Alternate Command: Food


Gas

Brings up a list of gas stations as possible navigation destinations


Go to airport

Shows a list of airports


I'd like a burger please

Navigation displays a list of nearby burger restaurants.


Museums

Brings up a list of museums as possible navigation destinations


Mute / Unmute voice guidance

Mutes or Unmutes navigation voice guidance

Alternate Command: Voice control off/off


On the Road Again

Turns Satellite Visualization Off


Show Map

Makes the map full-screen, kills the backup camera


Show McDonald's (rest areas, other restaurants, etc)

Displays nearby McDonald's, etc, on the map


Show hide satellite view

Turn on/off satellite mode/view


Show/hide traffic [view]

Turn on/off the traffic [Display]


Take me to Tarje (Tar-Jay)

Navigation will pull up nearby Target locations


Zoom in out on the map

You can repeat this to zoom progressively

Alternate Command: Zoom In/Out X times



Phone


Call/Phone, followed by contact name/ number

Alternate Commands: Dial, Ring


Open/Close phone [app]

Opens/closes call menu when a phone is connected


Show Phone Messages

Displays call menu, requires a touch to display messages


Text (name, number)

Must first synchronize messages in Bluetooth settings.



Wipers


Set wipers to (auto /1/2/3/4/off)

Alternate Command: Turn windshield wipers (auto/on/off/medium/high)


Slow down/Speed up windshield wipers

Changes speed up or down by 1

Alternate Command: Wipers Slower/Faster


Wipers Auto

Sets to Auto


Wipers Max

Sets Wipers to 4


Wipers Medium Fast

Sets to 2


Wipers Min

Sets Wipers to 1


Wipers On/Off

Turns On to 2/4 or Off.

Alternate Command: Turn On/Off windshield wipers


Wipers Slow

Slows by 1



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