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Hung up on my wife

Discussion in 'Model S: User Interface' started by marks75D, Dec 9, 2016.

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Have you done this?

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  1. marks75D

    marks75D New Member

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    Please tell me I'm not the only one. Riding with the roof open, I answer a call from my wife. Too noisy so I instinctively click the right scroll wheel to close the roof. As I click the wheel my brain realizes that I'm about to disconnect the call... but it's too late. :eek:
     
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  2. ecarfan

    ecarfan Well-Known Member

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    And here I thought this thread was going to be about spousal obsessions...
     
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  3. Ormond

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    If you hang up on your significant other, I would recommend calling back to apologize. It's perfectly acceptable, however, to hang up on bill collectors and folks soliciting donations.
     
  4. JPP

    JPP Active Member

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    ...or just adjust the audio volume with the left hand scroll wheel under v.8.0 and let your Tesla hang up for you...
     
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  5. ohmman

    ohmman Maximum Plaid Member

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    You are all so lucky that your wives still speak with you. Clearly you haven't owned and talked about your Tesla as long as I have.
     
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  6. JPP

    JPP Active Member

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    ...it's a little easier when your wife also drives a Tesla (see my sig below)...
     
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  7. ecarfan

    ecarfan Well-Known Member

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    I also benefit from the same situation. :D
     
  8. ohmman

    ohmman Maximum Plaid Member

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    Mine does, but for her it's just a car, not a new way of looking at life. :)
     
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  9. CmdrThor

    CmdrThor Active Member

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    Usually my wife hangs up on me. Especially if Tesla's bluetooth is being wonky and causing problems with the connection.
     
  10. Canuck

    Canuck Well-Known Member

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    Good one, I'll have to remember that excuse the next time I need to get off the phone with my wife.

    That sounds unacceptable to me. If you owe money, it seems to me that at the very least you owe an explanation as to when you will pay.
     
  11. Dithermaster

    Dithermaster Member

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    Your survey needs a third option "more than once" <g>
    I'm not dumb. This is bad UI. When a button does one thing nearly all the time, to map it to another thing just when you need it to do that one thing is bad UI design. Make me push the bottom button for Bluetooth functionality, just like I do when driving.
     
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  12. Chopr147

    Chopr147 Active Member

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    Hung up on my wife?

    Uhh, no comment
     
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