Showing 22 ideas for tag "sentry-mode"
(@robhoehn) and 1 other kudos icon +


Sentry Mode Management Tools Implemented

The idea would be a suite of features to management sentry mode files. Features such as:


-ability to reformat the USB drive and create TeslaCam folder

-display stored clips for easy viewing/saving/deleting

-option to push clips to your phone for sharing


108 votes
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(@iaaaaan) kudos icon 1


"Ring" style sentry mode - Push notifications with motion

A great enhancement to sentry mode would to enable the car to push notifications to your phone when motion is detected similar to a ring doorbell. When you click the notification it then streams the video feed to your phone. Along with the new speaker in front, you can also talk to the possible suspect from your phone.


96 votes
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(@robhoehn) kudos icon +


Home Mode

A suite of settings that are triggered when your vehicle is at home. Some common settings for this would be:

-Turn off Sentry Mode (usually not needed at home).

-Pause climate control

-Homelink control (open/close garage door)

-Always unlock charge port regardless if car is locked/unlocked (open charge port without key)


30 votes
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(@jimps1973) kudos icon +


Sentry Proximity

I would like to suggest that Sentry Mode has a proximity setting. I find it often is a bit too sensitive due to people passing the car on a pavement / walkway etc. So being able to set Sentry to a very close proximitry, where it only triggers when someone is literally next to the car would be useful.

Perhaps several fixed settings of proximity to choose from or a setting which can be adjusted manually to set your own... more »


11 votes
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(@krl5) kudos icon 2


Ferry mode

During this summer's vacation, i had to take a ferry numerous times with my Tesla 3. Once on the ferry, it is not allowed to stay in the car or on the car deck during the voyage. The first times, i experienced the alarm going off short time after departure, i suppose due to car being moved without driving and/or reacting to rocking due to waves. After some googling, i turned off the alarm, but this also means the whole... more »


12 votes
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