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Hidden gem feature, never forget your cell phone again.

Discussion in 'Model S: User Interface' started by ElectricAvenue, Jul 12, 2014.

  1. ElectricAvenue

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    How many times have you left the house or work and gotten to your destination only to realize you forgot your cell phone.
    Well I have done it many times until a few days back when my Model S reminded me.

    Last Wednesday I parked the car while on a Bluetooth call.
    Next day I got into the car and was about to drive off to work but the Model S console told me it could not find my phone (most probably because it was on the Cell Phone screen.
    I got back out and went and got my phone.

    How good a feature this would be if the car always reminded you if it could not detect your phone before you drove off?
     
  2. jerry33

    jerry33 S85 - VIN:P05130 - 3/2/13

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    AFAIK, all cars with BT do that because they give a "can't connect" warning of some kind. In the Model S, the BT icon stays white.
     
  3. FLDarren

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    In my Prius, my reminder was when no music was playing. I never listened to anything other than the music on my phone through the auxiliary port. I'll have to try out this feature. Nice find.
     

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