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SOS Button for Emergencies

In case of an emergency, have an SOS style button that would call emergency services (aka like 911 in the US). Similar to how it works on iOS and Android, give an option to share location, medical information, etc. Also it would enable a speakerphone to communicate if you are stuck and can't reach your phone. If the car detected a crash, it would automatically enable the SOS dialog and give the drive an option to dismiss... more »

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Emergency Charger Eject / Disconnect

On screen charge port unlock button which:
1) Automatically unlocks charge port to leave a situation while charging without exiting the vehicle in an emergency.
2) Automatically save cams clip
3) Can dispatch 911 to your location if you choose you need the help.
This may damage charger of charge port, but there may be a time when you may need to leave an area/situation where your safety is more important.
Tesla can also... more »

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Rear Camera frequency change

With most cars having LED headlights it seems we are being pulled over by the police.

It would be great if the screen refresh was quicker (or slower) than most LED's to avoid the panic situation of thinking there is an emergency vehicle behind you while displaying the rear camera onscreen.

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Emergency services

Hey guys, it would be great if you could somehow coordinate with emergency services so they could select a destination route which would update any cars travelling along that route that an emergency vehicle will be approaching sometime shortly. therefore advising the driver to pull over to the left hand Lane and clear the space

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Emergency Lane mode for Autopilot on traffic jams

In Germany it is legally required to create an emergency lane between the leftmost lane and the one next to it when vehicles are stopped on the highway or move at crawling pace.

Create a mode for Autopilot in its menu, or a virtual button to tap on the screen when encountering a traffic jam, where if it detects it is driving on the leftmost lane, it will follow the car ahead like usual, but before stopping, it will try... more »

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Seatbelt / Airbag PSI / Data Collection

When I was a kid, I was involved in a really bad car crash that almost cost me my life because I wasn't wearing a seatlbelt, and the airbag impact gave me anxiety for the rest of my life.

I eventually patented a seatbelt design that used sensors in seat to take weight of the passenger, the belts themselves measured the circumference of the passenger to estimate airbag engagement. Using the data collected from the seat... more »

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