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So radio "favorites" is just one big list?

mtndrew1

Active Member
May 12, 2015
1,483
4,329
Gardena, CA
Yes it’s a big bucket and it’s a mess.

I like to cycle through FM radio presets using steering wheel controls but if I try this in the Model 3 I end up on a streaming station I’ve favorited and then the left/right tipping of the left scroll wheel is no longer cycling through my FM favorites, it’s track skipping.

I would prefer the left wheel “click to mute” changed to “click for source change” and then the left/right tips of the left scroll wheel would cycle through presets as intended.
 

SDKoala

M3LR RWD / MYLR
Apr 11, 2018
874
982
San Diego
Yes it’s a big bucket and it’s a mess.

I like to cycle through FM radio presets using steering wheel controls but if I try this in the Model 3 I end up on a streaming station I’ve favorited and then the left/right tipping of the left scroll wheel is no longer cycling through my FM favorites, it’s track skipping.

If you long-hold left or right on the left scroll wheel while on a streaming station, it will cycle between favorite stations instead of skipping tracks within the station.
 
Yes it’s a big bucket and it’s a mess.

I like to cycle through FM radio presets using steering wheel controls but if I try this in the Model 3 I end up on a streaming station I’ve favorited and then the left/right tipping of the left scroll wheel is no longer cycling through my FM favorites, it’s track skipping.

I would prefer the left wheel “click to mute” changed to “click for source change” and then the left/right tips of the left scroll wheel would cycle through presets as intended.
I am not sure I want to give up the mute, but I agree it is a mess!
 

PoitNarf

My dog's breath smells like dog food
Jun 7, 2016
2,870
4,326
NJ
I agree that the current implementation is not good. I purposefully unfavorited all of the FM stations I had put in cause I was sick of it cycling through them. Favorites should be source specific like they have been in every other car I’ve owned. There also doesn’t seem to be any way to sort your favorites. I’ve had to remove and re-add several stations to my favorites to get the channel order I prefer.
 

SDKoala

M3LR RWD / MYLR
Apr 11, 2018
874
982
San Diego
I agree that the current implementation is not good. I purposefully unfavorited all of the FM stations I had put in cause I was sick of it cycling through them. Favorites should be source specific like they have been in every other car I’ve owned. There also doesn’t seem to be any way to sort your favorites. I’ve had to remove and re-add several stations to my favorites to get the channel order I prefer.

I like having my favorites in a specific order too and I want the ability to sort very badly. It could be just as easy as drag-and-drop, but instead everything has to be removed and re-added in reverse to get things in order.4
 
It seems like this is a universal complaint ..... Unless, maybe you just pick one or two streaming stations? . Anyone who spends a decent amount of time in the car and has diverse listening interests has got to be going nuts with the current implementation. How does Elon or all the engineers that drive these cars not come to the same conclusion. I personally listen to LOTS of very different things. Tesla offers much of the content, just no easy way to organize my favorites
 

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