Tesla Model Y Owners & Service Manuals

Tesla Model Y: Locks

Keys: You can see all the keys used for Model Y and their associated driver profiles. You can add, delete, and change the driver profile associated with each key (see Driver Profiles).

Window Lock: Locks the rear window switches.

Child Lock: If on, safety locks prevent the rear doors from being opened from inside the vehicle.

Walk-Away Door Lock: If on, doors automatically lock when you walk away from the vehicle carrying your key fob or phone key (see Walk-Away Door Lock).

Driver Door Unlock Mode: Driver Door Unlock Mode will only unlock the driver's door when first unlocking the vehicle.

Unlock on Park: If on, doors automatically unlock when you engage Park (see Unlock on Park).

Car Left Open Notification : Choose whether you want Model Y to send a notification to your Tesla mobile app if your car remains open for over approximately 10 minutes after you have left:

  • Off: You are not notified if you leave Model Y open.
  • Doors: You are notified only if a door or trunk is left open.
  • Doors & Windows: In addition to being notified if a door or trunk is left open, you are notified if Model Y is locked and a window is left open.

Touch Exclude Home to disable the notification when Model Y is parked at the location you set as Home in your Favorites list (see Home, Work, and Favorite Destinations).

NOTE: To use the Car Left Open Notification, the mobile access setting must be turned on (Controls > Safety > Allow Mobile Access).

NOTE: Notifications are not sent when Model Y is in Camp Mode or if Tesla Theater (if equipped) is active.

Lock Confirmation Sound: If on, a soft horn sounds whenever Model Y locks or unlocks (see Walk-Away Door Lock).

Close Windows on Lock: If on, all windows automatically close when you lock Model Y.


Control interior and exterior lights. See Lights.

NOTE: You can also control the exterior headlights by touching the high beam headlights button on the left side of the steering wheel and then choosing an option using the touchscreen. See High Beam Headlights.



    Appearance: Customize the display to be Dark or Light. When set to Auto, the brightness changes automatically based on ambient lighting conditions. Brightness: Drag the slider to manually contr


    Customize how the navigation system works: Navigation Volume: Increase or decrease the volume of spoken navigation instructions by touching - or +, respectively. Fully decreasing the volume mute


    Allow Mobile Access: Allow your Tesla mobile app to access your Model Y (see Mobile App). NOTE: To disable Allow Mobile Access, you must enter your Tesla account credentials. Parking Brake: Manually


     Climate Popup

    Touch the temperature arrows on the bottom of the touchscreen to display a popup for easy access to some of the most common climate controls: NOTE: For one-touch access to seat heaters and defrosters, you can add these controls to My Apps. See Customizing My Apps. Touch to access the main cl

     Creating a Driver Profile

    When you first adjust the driver's seat, steering wheel position, or exterior side mirrors, the touchscreen prompts you to create a driver profile to save these adjustments. Your profile also saves various preferences you make while customizing Model Y. See Using Tesla Profiles to learn more abo

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