Tesla app for iOS adds official support for Apple Shortcuts

The Tesla app for iOS has added official support for Apple Shortcuts.

According to not a Tesla app, the Tesla app for iOS has added official support for Apple Shortcuts, meaning owners can now control many aspects of their Tesla with Siri.

Simply say “Hey, Siri”and one of the pre-created Tesla phrases, such as “Lock Tesla,” to control your vehicle with your voice. You can also create your own shortcuts to perform various actions, such as setting your vehicle to your desired temperature and starting the climate system. To set up your own shortcuts, open the Apple Shortcuts app.

In addition to Siri support, you can also set up automations for your vehicle, such as turning on your Tesla’s climate system automatically at a specific time every day. not a Tesla app says “customations” need to be set up through the Shortcuts app by navigating to the Automation tab and clicking the plus sign at the top corner of the screen.

The full list of supported vehicle controls include: Bioweapon Defense Mode; Camp Mode; Defrost; Dog Mode; Precondition Vehicle; Set Seat Heater (seat position and heat level); Set Temperature (choose climate temperature); Vent Windows; Set Media Volume; Emissions Test; Close All Windows; Flash Lights; Honk Horn; Lock/Unlock; Open Trunk; Open/Close Charge Port; Open/Close Door (Model X); Open/Close Rear Trunk; Sentry Mode; Set Charge Limit; and Start/Stop Charging.

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