Showing 16 ideas for tag "warning"

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Remind driver of phone left in car trending idea

The new wireless charging points are a great convenience. But it makes it easier to accidentally leave your phone in the car as you leave. The car should detect that the phone used to open the car is still inside the car as the driver exits the vehicle and use the external speaker to remind them of this.

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reminder that bikes on top

I own a 2019 Model 3 and installed the Tesla roof rack.  I frequently put my bike on the rack.  I would love the ability to have my car remind me that a bike is on top when I approach my garage so I don't accidentally drive into it.  You would manually enable Bike-on-roof Mode.  As you approached your home the dash would alert you to remember not to drive into the garage.

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Directional Warning Sounds from Speakers

When Tesla sounds a warning, have it come through the speaker that's in the direction of the supposed danger.
Sometimes the car can get a little paranoid and sound the alarm for something quite innocuous (such as approaching a car's rear a little too quickly, or being a little close to someone walking up on the path). If it must sound the alarm (and maybe a quieter, less ear-piercing alarm when it's less sure so we don't... more »

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External startup warning for pets

I propose that Tesla vehicles have a switchable external sound so that when you get in the car and are about to move, it emits a sound to warn any pets that may be sleeping under the car (usually cats but some small dogs). ICE cars chase them away when the engine starts.

 

I'd hate to run over a furry friend because they didn't know the car was about to move.

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