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Traffic Delay non-reroute

As I pulled out of the driveway this morning a dialog popped up on the touchscreen telling me there was a traffic delay along my route to work. I didn't even have nav on at the time so I was surprised, but hey this is neat. I was in fact headed to work. It asked if I wanted to reroute (can't recall exact wording), I hit the button ... and it plotted my normal route to work. :confused: It was only a delay of about a minute, we're not a big city and don't get big traffic jams. I just found it curious.
 

EdA

Model S P-2540
Mar 24, 2011
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As I pulled out of the driveway this morning a dialog popped up on the touchscreen telling me there was a traffic delay along my route to work. I didn't even have nav on at the time so I was surprised, but hey this is neat. I was in fact headed to work. It asked if I wanted to reroute (can't recall exact wording), I hit the button ... and it plotted my normal route to work. :confused: It was only a delay of about a minute, we're not a big city and don't get big traffic jams. I just found it curious.

Maybe your normal route isn't the way the GPS would normally route you.
Tomorrow, direct it to your work and see which route it chooses.
 

msnow

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Jul 14, 2015
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SoCal
Not sure if this helps but from page 110 of the 7.0 owners manual:
"Model S can also monitor traffic to your work location (on weekday mornings) and to your home location (on weekday evenings) and advise you if there is a better route in situations where traffic conditions will cause a delay. You can set the time savings required before the advice is given by touching Controls > Settings > Apps > Maps & Navigation > Min Improvement for Commute Advice.
Note: Commute advice is available only if you have saved a Home and Work Location (see Favorite Destinations on page 111)."

Maybe you had "Min Improvement for Commute Advice" set to a minute or so?
 
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