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Pixel 3 on order - Special settings needed to work as Phone Key?

I have a Pixel 3 XL on order as my Moto G4 works poorly as a Phone Key, plus it can't be updated beyond ver 8 Oreo. I tried every suggestion I could find to make it work reliably with no luck.

Pixel 3 owners don't seem to be reporting issues with Model 3.

Do I need to change any of the stock settings on the Pixel 3 to optimize it as a Phone Key?
I have a Pixel 3 XL. Best phone I've ever owned.

I also have issues with my Model 3 when trying to unlock the car. It's apparently due to the way Android implements BlueTooth (per Elon).

What I've found is everything works great most of the time, but when it doesn't:

  1. Unlock the phone
  2. Try again
  3. If it still doesn't work, open the Tesla app.
  4. Try Again
Very rarely have I had to use my card.

Hope this helps.
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