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Automation level 5 unlocked

Discussion in 'Model S' started by Marcboy, Mar 18, 2016.

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  1. Marcboy

    Marcboy Member

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    I reached a new level of automation in my house. Next step is to summon using Alexa, but I am quite happy with where we are right now.


    but not matter how great this is, the scenario is still broken because of the need to plug/unplug charging cable :(

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    i'm considering plugless for wireless charging
     
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    I'll have to see if I can teach my old Stargate new tricks.
     
  4. DÆrik

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    What home automation device are you using?

    Thanks Erik
     
  5. Marcboy

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    This is done using an old iPad that I set flush in a wall. I use it to control music, nest, do FaceTime, etc.. And my car;) And I installed the Remote Tesla app on it.

    I also have an Exho, but it is not used here.

    The car handles the getting out of the garage part once it receives the order from the app.
     
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    You are brave - I'd never let the car do Summon without me standing right next to it.
    Nice integration though - I have a similar setup, using z-wave for automation (controlling roughly 50 devices in my house). I integrated the HVAC function of our Tesla into it, so it pre-heats the car in the morning as soon as I activate the "We will leave the house in 10 minutes" scene. In theory, I could add the summon function there so the car waits outside - but as I said, I don't trust it doing that stunt un-supervised (yet).
     

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