2023 Tesla Model S Owner's Manual

2023 Tesla Model S owners manual
Year:
2023
Make:
Tesla
Model:
Model S
Rating:
(5)

Online manual

Size:
7.88 MB

Table of Contents

Overview
5
Exterior Overview
5
Interior Overview
6
Touchscreen Overview
8
Popup Messages and Vehicle Alerts
10
Tilt the Touchscreen (if equipped)
10
Restarting the Touchscreen
10
Rear Touchscreen
11
Rear Screen Remote Control
12
Customizing My Apps
12
Customizing Display and Sound Settings
12
Naming your Vehicle
13
Erasing Personal Data
13
Opening and Closing
14
Keys
14
Three Types of Keys
14
Phone Key
14
Key Card
14
Key Fob
15
Passive Locking and Unlocking
16
Replacing the Key Fob Battery
16
Managing Keys
17
Adding and Removing Keys
17
Doors
19
Using Exterior Door Handles
19
Opening Doors from the Interior
19
Interior Locking and Unlocking
20
Walk-Away Door Lock
20
Drive Away Locking
20
Driver Door Unlock Mode
20
Car Left Open Notifications
20
Child Locks
20
Unlock on Park
20
Windows
21
Opening and Closing
21
Locking Rear Windows
21
UV Index Rating
21
Rear Trunk
22
Opening
22
Adjusting Liftgate Opening Height
22
Closing
22
Accessing the Cargo Area
23
Front Trunk
24
Opening
24
Closing
24
Interior Emergency Release
25
Opening Hood with No Power
25
Interior Storage and Electronics
27
Center Console
27
Second Row Console
27
Glovebox
27
USB Ports
27
Wireless Phone Chargers
28
Low Voltage Power Socket
29
Coat Hangers
29
Active Road Noise Reduction
29
Seating and Safety Restraints
31
Front and Rear Seats
31
Correct Driving Position
31
Adjusting the Front Seats
31
Calibrating Seats
32
Folding Rear Seats
32
Head Supports
32
Seat Heaters
33
Seat Covers
33
Seat Belts
34
Wearing Seat Belts
34
Seat Belt Reminders
34
To Fasten a Belt
34
To Release a Belt
34
Wearing Seat Belts When Pregnant
34
Seat Belt Pre-tensioners
35
Testing Seat Belts
35
Seat Belt Warnings
36
Child Safety Seats
37
Passenger Front Airbag Must Be OFF
37
Choosing a Child Safety Seat
38
Seating Larger Children
39
Installing Child Safety Seats
39
Installing Seat Belt Retained Child Seats
39
Installing ISOFIX (LATCH) Child Seats
39
Attaching Upper Tether Straps
41
Testing a Child Safety Seat
41
Child Safety Seat Warnings
41
Airbags
43
Location of Airbags
43
How Airbags Work
44
Types of Airbags
44
Airbag Status Indicator
44
Front Passenger Occupant Detection
45
Ensuring Accurate Occupant Detection
46
Examples of Correct and Incorrect Seating Positions
46
Inflation Effects
47
Airbag Warning Indicator
47
Airbag Warnings
47
Driving
49
Driver Profiles
49
Selecting Between Driver Profiles
49
Using Tesla Profiles
49
Saved Settings
49
Linking a Driver Profile to a Key
49
Easy Entry
50
Valet Mode
50
Starting Valet Mode
50
Canceling Valet Mode
50
Steering Yoke (or Steering Wheel)
51
Adjusting the Steering Yoke (or Steering Wheel) Position
51
Adjusting Steering Effort
51
Overview of Buttons
51
Left Scroll Button
51
Right Scroll Button
52
Heated Steering Yoke (or Steering Wheel)
52
Horn
52
Mirrors
54
Adjusting Exterior Mirrors
54
Folding Mirrors
54
Rear View Mirror
54
Starting and Powering Off
55
Starting
55
Drive Disabled - Requires Authentication
55
Powering Off
55
Power Cycling the Vehicle
55
Shifting
57
Auto Shift out of Park
57
Shifting Using the Touchscreen
57
Shift Using the Center Console
58
Park
58
Drive
58
Reverse
58
Neutral
59
Keeping Your Vehicle in Neutral (Transport Mode)
59
Lights
60
Controlling Lights
60
High Beam Headlights
60
Rear Reading Lights
61
Headlights After Exit
61
Adaptive Front Lighting System (AFS)
61
Turn Signals
62
Hazard Warning Flashers
62
Condensation in Head or Tail Lights
62
Instrument Panel
63
Instrument Panel Overview
63
Instrument Panel - Driving
64
Indicator Lights
65
Wipers and Washers
67
Wipers and Washers
67
Braking and Stopping
68
Braking Systems
68
Emergency Braking
68
Dynamic Brake Lights (if equipped)
68
Brake Disc Wiping
69
Hydraulic Fade Compensation
69
Hydraulic Boost Compensation
69
Regenerative Braking
69
Parking Brake
70
Brake Wear
70
Traction Control
71
How It Works
71
Allowing Wheel Slip
71
Park Assist
72
How Park Assist Works
72
Visual and Audio Feedback
72
Controlling Audible Feedback
73
Limitations and False Warnings
73
Other Parking Aids
73
Vehicle Hold
74
Acceleration Modes
75
Drag Strip Mode
75
How to Launch the Vehicle
75
Track Mode
76
Using Track Mode
76
Customizing Track Mode
76
Using the Lap Timer
77
Monitoring Vehicle Health
77
G-Meter
77
Trip Information
78
Displaying Trip Information
78
Odometer
78
Rear Facing Camera(s)
79
Camera Location
79
Cleaning a Camera
79
Pedestrian Warning System
80
Cold Weather Best Practices
81
Before Driving
81
Charge Port
81
Charging
81
Windows
81
Mirrors
81
Wipers
81
Tires and Tire Chains
82
While Driving
82
Regenerative Braking
82
Blue Snowflake Icon
82
After Driving
82
Scheduled Departure
82
Storage
82
Autopilot
83
About Autopilot
83
How It Works
83
Active Safety Features
84
Autopilot Features
84
Drive to Calibrate Cameras
84
Limitations
84
Cleaning Cameras and Sensors
85
Traffic-Aware Cruise Control
86
To Use Traffic-Aware Cruise Control
86
Set Traffic-Aware Cruise Control Chime
87
Changing the Cruising Speed
87
Cruising at the Set Speed
87
HOLD State
88
Cruising Near or On Exits
88
Adjust the Following Distance
88
Overtake Acceleration
88
Canceling and Resuming
89
Summary of Cruise Indicators
89
Limitations
89
Autosteer
90
Operating Autosteer
90
Restricted Speed
91
Hold Steering Yoke (or Steering Wheel)
91
Take Over Immediately
91
Canceling Autosteer
92
Auto Lane Change
92
Operating Auto Lane Change
92
Adjacent Lane Speed
93
Stop Light and Stop Sign Warning
93
Limitations
93
Navigate on Autopilot
95
Enabling and Customizing Navigate on Autopilot
95
Operating Navigate on Autopilot
95
Lane Changes
96
Be Ready to Assist
97
Traffic Light and Stop Sign Control
98
Before Using
98
How it Works
98
Traffic Lights
100
Stop Signs and Road Markings
102
Limitations
103
Autopark
105
Parameters
105
To Use Autopark
105
To Pause Parking
106
To Cancel Parking
106
Limitations
106
Summon
107
Before Using Summon
107
Using Summon to Park and Retrieve your Vehicle
107
Operating Summon with the Key Fob
108
Starting Summon Before Exiting the Vehicle
108
Stopping or Canceling Summon
109
Limitations
109
Smart Summon
110
Before Using Smart Summon
110
Using Smart Summon
110
Standby Mode
111
Stopping or Canceling Smart Summon
111
Limitations
112
Active Safety Features
113
Lane Assist
113
Steering Interventions
113
Lane Departure Avoidance
113
Emergency Lane Departure Avoidance
114
Automatic Blind Spot Camera
114
Blind Spot Collision Warning Chime
114
Limitations and Inaccuracies
114
Collision Avoidance Assist
116
Forward Collision Warning
116
Automatic Emergency Braking
117
Multi-Collision Braking
117
Obstacle-Aware Acceleration
117
Limitations and Inaccuracies
118
Speed Assist
119
How Speed Assist Works
119
Controlling Speed Assist
119
Limitations and Inaccuracies
119
Cabin Camera
120
Using the Touchscreen
121
Climate Controls
121
Overview of Climate Controls
121
Adjusting Climate Control Settings
121
Climate Popup
122
Adjusting the Front and Rear Vents
124
Keep Climate On, Dog, and Camp
125
Cabin Air Filter(s)
126
Cabin Overheat Protection
126
Climate Control Operating Tips
126
Phone, Calendar, and Web Conferencing
128
Bluetooth® Compatibility
128
Pairing a Bluetooth Phone
128
Importing Contacts and Recent Calls
128
Unpairing a Bluetooth Phone
129
Connecting to a Paired Phone
129
Using the Phone App
129
Making a Phone Call
129
Receiving a Phone Call
129
In Call Options
130
Calendar
130
Zoom
130
Air Suspension
131
Adjusting Ride Height
131
Adaptive Suspension Damping
131
Real-time Visualization
132
Auto-Raising Locations
132
To remove an auto-raising location
132
Self-Leveling
132
Voice Commands
133
Examples of Voice Commands
133
Climate Controls
133
Windshield Wipers
133
Vehicle Controls
133
Navigation
133
Contacts
134
Media
134
Apps and Settings
134
Safety & Security Settings
135
About the Security System
135
Tilt/Intrusion (if equipped)
135
Enhanced Anti-Theft Upgrade (if equipped)
135
PIN to Drive
135
Glovebox PIN
135
Speed Limit Mode
135
Dashcam
137
How to Use Dashcam
137
Sentry Mode
138
App)
138
How to Use Sentry Mode (App Only)
138
Sentry Mode Settings
138
USB Drive Requirements for Recording Videos
140
Automatically Formatting a USB Drive
140
Manually Formatting a USB Drive
140
Viewing Video Recordings
140
Viewing on the Touchscreen
140
Viewing on a Computer
140
Smart Garage Connectivity
141
myQ
141
HomeLink® Universal Transceiver
141
Supported Modes
141
Programming HomeLink
141
Auto Opening and Closing
142
Resetting the Location of the HomeLink Device
142
Deleting a Device
142
Troubleshooting HomeLink
142
Standard Mode
142
D-Mode and UR-Mode
143
Connecting to Wi-Fi
144
Hotspots and Connectivity
144
Software Updates
145
Loading New Software
145
Software Update Preferences
145
Charging
146
Viewing Release Notes
146
Mobile App
147
To Use the Mobile App
147
Overview
147
Profile
147
Controls
147
Climate
147
Location
148
Summon
148
Schedule
148
Security
148
Upgrades
148
Service
148
Roadside
148
Granting Access to a Second Driver
148
Navigation and Entertainment
149
Maps and Navigation
149
Map Overview
149
Map Display
149
Navigation Settings
150
Navigating to a Destination
150
Selecting an Alternate Route
151
Adding Stops to a Route
151
Automatic Navigation
151
Lucky and Hungry
151
Home, Work, and Favorite Destinations
151
Charging Locations
152
Predicting Energy Usage
153
Online Routing
153
Trip Planner
153
Map Updates
154
Media
155
Overview
155
Volume Controls
155
Media Settings
155
Searching Audio Content
156
SiriusXM Satellite Radio (if equipped)
156
Caraoke
156
Recents and Favorites
156
Playing Media from Devices
156
USB Connected Flash Drives
157
Bluetooth Connected Devices
157
Theater, Arcade, and Toybox
158
Overview
158
Toybox
158
Boombox
159
Prepare a USB drive for Boombox
159
Uninstall Games
159
Gaming Controllers
159
Charging and Energy Consumption
161
Electric Vehicle Components
161
High Voltage Components
161
Charging Equipment
162
High Voltage Battery Information
163
About the High Voltage Battery
163
Battery Care
163
Temperature Limits
163
Energy Saving Feature
163
Submerged Vehicle
163
Battery Warnings and Cautions
163
Charging Instructions
165
Opening the Charge Port
165
Plugging In
165
Charge Port Light
166
Charging Status
166
During Charging
167
Stopping Charging
167
Charge Settings
167
Supercharger Usage Fees and Idle Fees
168
Charging Best Practices
168
Manually Releasing Charge Cable
169
Scheduled Charging and Scheduled Departure
170
Using Scheduled Charging
170
Using Scheduled Departure
170
Getting Maximum Range
171
Factors Affecting Energy Consumption
171
Tips to Maximize Range
171
Range Assurance
171
Energy App
172
Maintenance
173
Maintenance Service Intervals
173
Service Intervals
173
Schedule Service
173
Daily Checks
173
Monthly Checks
173
Fluid Replacement Intervals
174
Software
174
High Voltage Safety
174
Tire Care and Maintenance
175
Displaying Tire Pressures
175
Maintaining Tire Pressures
175
Checking and Adjusting Tire Pressures
175
Inspecting and Maintaining Tires
175
Tire Wear
176
Tire Rotation, Balance, and Wheel Alignment
176
Punctured Tires
176
Flat Spots
176
Improving Tire Mileage
176
Replacing Tires and Wheels
176
Asymmetric Tires
177
Removing and Installing Aero Covers
177
Wheel Configuration
177
Tire Pressure Monitoring
177
Automatic Reset of TPMS Sensors
178
Replacing a Tire Sensor
178
TPMS Malfunction
178
Seasonal Tire Types
178
Understand Your Tire Type
178
Summer and All-Season Tires
179
Winter Tires
179
Driving in Low Temperatures
179
Using Tire Chains
179
Cleaning
180
Cleaning the Exterior
180
Window Cleaning and Treatments
180
Car Wash Mode
180
Cleaning a Camera
180
Cautions for Exterior Cleaning
181
Cleaning the Interior
181
Interior Glass
181
Airbags
181
Dashboard and Plastic Surfaces
181
Seats
181
Carpets
182
Seat Belts
182
Door Seals
182
Touchscreen, Rear Touchscreen, and Instrument Panel
182
Chrome and Metal Surfaces
182
Cautions for Interior Cleaning
182
Polishing, Touch Up, and Body Repair
182
Using a Car Cover
182
Floor Mats
183
Windshield Wiper Blades, Jets and Fluid
184
Topping Up Windshield Washer Fluid
184
Checking and Cleaning Wiper Blades
184
Replacing Wiper Blades
184
Cleaning Washer Jets
185
Jacking and Lifting
186
Jacking Procedure
186
Jack Mode
186
Parts and Accessories
187
Parts, Accessories, and Modifications
187
Body Repairs
187
Replacing Cabin Air Filters
187
Using RFID Transponders
187
Do It Yourself Maintenance
188
Specifications
189
Identification Labels
189
Vehicle Identification Number
189
Emission Control Label
189
Vehicle Loading
190
Vehicle Labeling
190
Tire and Loading Information Label
190
Vehicle Certification Label
190
Roof Racks
191
Calculating Load Limits
191
Example Load Limit Calculations
191
Dimensions
192
Exterior Dimensions
192
Interior Dimensions
192
Cargo Volume
193
Subsystems
194
Motor Type
194
Transmission
194
Steering
194
Brakes
194
Suspension
195
Battery - Low Voltage
195
Battery - High Voltage
195
Wheels and Tires
196
Wheel Specifications (Factory)
196
Tire Specifications (Factory)
196
Understanding Tire Markings
197
Uniform Tire Quality Grading
199
Treadwear
199
Traction
199
Temperature
199
Tire and Loading Glossaries
200
General Wheel and Tire Terms
200
Load Carrying Definitions
200
Pneumatic Radial Tire Definitions
201
Regional Phone Number(s)
203
Roadside Assistance
204
Contacting Tesla Roadside Assistance
204
Instructions for Transporters
204
DO NOT TRANSPORT WITH WHEELS ON THE GROUND
204
Approved Methods for Transporting
204
Disable the Self-Leveling Air Suspension System
205
Activate Transport Mode
205
Pull Onto Flatbed Truck From Front (Using Tow Eye)
205
Pull Onto Flatbed Truck From Rear (Using Tow Eye)
206
Pull onto the Flatbed Truck From Front (Without Tow Eye)
207
Secure the Tires
207
If Vehicle Has No Power
207
Running Out of Range
208
Jump Starting
209
Follow these steps:
209
Troubleshooting
211
Troubleshooting Alerts
211
APP_w048Autopilot features temporarily unavailableFeatures may be restored on next drive
211
APP_w207Autosteer temporarily unavailable
211
APP_w218Autosteer speed limit exceededTake control of steering wheel
212
APP_w221Cruise control unavailableReduced front radar visibility
212
APP_w222Cruise control unavailableReduced front camera visibility
212
APP_w224Cruise control unavailableContinue driving to allow cameras to calibrate
213
APP_w304Camera blocked or blindedClean camera or wait for it to regain visibility
214
BMS_a066Maximum charge level and range may be reducedOK to drive - Schedule service soon
214
BMS_a067High voltage battery performance limitedOK to drive - Schedule service soon
215
BMS_a068High voltage battery requires serviceAcceleration and charging performance reduced
215
BMS_a069Battery charge level lowCharge now
216
CC_a001Unable to charge - Insufficient groundingProper wiring or outlet grounding must be verified
216
CC_a002Unable to charge - Insufficient groundingDisconnect and retry or use different equipment
216
CC_a003Unable to charge - Wall Connector GFCI trippedDisconnect and retry or use different equipment
217
CC_a004Unable to charge - Wall Connector issueWall Connector needs service
217
CC_a005Unable to charge - Wall Connector GFCI trippedDisconnect and retry or use different equipment
217
CC_a006Unable to charge - Wall Connector overcurrentDisconnect and retry or use different equipment
218
CC_a007Unable to charge - Input voltage too highVoltage must be within Wall Connector rating
218
CC_a008Unable to charge - Input voltage too lowVoltage must be within Wall Connector rating
218
CC_a009Unable to charge - Input wired incorrectlyInput wiring to Wall Connector must be corrected
218
CC_a010Unable to charge - Wall Connector issueWall Connector needs service
219
CC_a011Unable to charge - Wall Connector too hotLet Wall Connector cool and try again
219
CC_a012Unable to charge - Wall connection too hotOutlet or Wall Connector wiring must be checked
219
CC_a013Unable to charge - Charge handle too hotCheck charge handle or charge port for debris
220
CC_a014Unable to charge - Wall Connector issueWall Connector needs service
220
CC_a015Unable to charge - Vehicle connection issueInsert charge handle fully into charge port
221
CC_a016Unable to charge - Vehicle connection issueInsert charge handle fully into charge port
221
CC_a017Unable to charge - Vehicle connection issueInsert charge handle fully into charge port
221
CC_a018Unable to charge - Vehicle connection issueInsert charge handle fully into charge port
222
CC_a019Unable to charge - Vehicle connection issueInsert charge handle fully into charge port
222
CC_a020Unable to charge - Wall Connector issueWall Connector needs service
222
CC_a021Unable to charge - No primary Wall ConnectorCheck that primary unit is powered and available
223
CC_a022Unable to charge - More than 1 primary unitEnsure only 1 Wall Connector is set as primary
223
CC_a023Unable to charge - Too many Wall ConnectorsEnsure no more than 3 units paired with primary
224
CC_a024Unable to charge - Low Wall Connector currentPrimary unit current setting must be increased
224
CC_a025Unable to charge - Wall Connector issueWall Connector needs service
224
CC_a026Unable to charge - Wall Connector issueWall Connector needs service
225
CC_a027Unable to charge - Wall Connector issueWall Connector needs service
225
CC_a028Unable to charge - Incorrect switch settingWall Connector rotary switch must be adjusted
226
CC_a029Unable to charge - Vehicle connection issueInsert charge handle fully into charge port
226
CC_a030Unable to charge - Primary / paired unit mismatchWall Connector current ratings must match
227
CC_a041Charge rate reduced - Wall connection hotOutlet or Wall Connector wiring must be checked
227
CC_a043Wall Connector configuration must be completedRefer to Installation Guide to enable charging
227
CP_a004Charging equipment not recognizedTry again or try different equipment
228
CP_a010Charging equipment communication errorTry again or try different equipment
228
CP_a043Charge port door sensor faultCharge port may not operate as expected
229
CP_a046Charging equipment communication lostCheck power source and charging equipment
229
CP_a051Charge port may not open when pressedUse another method to open the charge port
230
CP_a053Unable to charge - Charge station not poweredCheck power source or try a different station
230
CP_a054Charge port latch not engagedFully insert charge cable or check for obstruction
231
CP_a055Charging equipment communication lostCheck power source and charging equipment
231
CP_a056Charging stopped - Charge cable disconnectedClose charge port - Press brake pedal and retry
232
CP_a058Unable to AC charge - Unplug and retryOr try DC Fast Charging / Supercharging
232
CP_a066Charging equipment not readySee equipment instructions to start charging
233
CP_a078Cable blocked - Charge port latch may be frozenTry using Defrost Car button in Mobile App
233
CP_a079Charge rate reduced - Charge port may be frozenTry using Defrost Car button in Mobile App
234
CP_a101Charge rate reduced - Wall connection hotOutlet or Wall Connector wiring must be checked
235
CP_a102Unable to charge - Wall connection too hotOutlet or Wall Connector wiring must be checked
235
CP_a143Charging adapter has electric arc flash hazardUse different charging equipment
235
CP_a151Charge port error detected - Service is requiredAC charging may not function / OK to Supercharge
236
DI_a138Front motor disabled - OK to driveVehicle power may be limited
236
DI_a166Vehicle automatically parked to prevent rollawayFasten seatbelt and close door to stay in gear
237
DI_a175Cruise control unavailable
237
DI_a184Autopark canceledTake control
238
DI_a185Autopark Aborted
238
DI_a190Rear tire tread depth low - Schedule serviceInspect tires for rotation/replacement
239
DI_a245Vehicle Hold feature unavailableKeep brake pedal pressed while stopped
239
DI_a250Adaptive ride control disabledDrive with caution
240
ESP_a118Assist for low brake performance activatedTo stop, keep brake pedal firmly pressed
240
PCS_a016Cannot charge - Poor grid power quality possibleRetry / Try other charge location or Supercharging
241
PCS_a017Charging stopped - Power lost while chargingCheck power source and charging equipment
241
PCS_a019Power grid or vehicle issue limiting AC chargingUnplug and retry / Try different charging location
242
PCS_a032Poor electric grid power quality detectedTry different charging station or location
243
PCS_a052External charging equipment not providing powerCheck power source or try different equipment
243
PCS_a053Charge rate reduced - Unexpected voltage dropRemove extension cords / Have wiring inspected
244
PCS_a054Charging stopped due to large voltage dropRemove extension cords / Have wiring inspected
244
PCS_a073External charging equipment error detectedTry different charging equipment
245
PCS_a090Charging slowed - Some AC phases not poweredCheck power source and charging equipment
246
TAS2_a313Adaptive ride control degradedRide comfort may be reduced
246
TAS2_a314Adaptive ride control degradedDrive with caution
246
UI_a006Service is requiredSchedule service now
247
UI_a137Active service connection to vehicleService performing remote diagnostics
247
UMC_a001Unable to charge with Mobile ConnectorInadequate outlet grounding - Try another outlet
247
UMC_a002Unable to charge - Mobile Connector GFCI trippedUnplug charge handle from charge port and retry
248
UMC_a004Unable to charge with Mobile ConnectorVoltage too high / Try a different wall outlet
248
UMC_a005Unable to charge with Mobile ConnectorVoltage too low / Try a different wall outlet
249
UMC_a007Mobile Connector control box temperature highLet Mobile Connector cool to resume charging
249
UMC_a008Unable to charge - Wall plug temperature highWall outlet and wiring inspection recommended
250
UMC_a009Cannot charge - Charge handle temperature highCheck charge handle or charge port for debris
250
UMC_a010Mobile Connector to adapter connection hotLet cool - Plug adapter fully into Mobile Connector
251
UMC_a011Charging equipment communication errorTry again or try different equipment
251
UMC_a012Charging equipment communication errorTry again or try different equipment
252
UMC_a013Wall plug adapter error - Charge rate reducedPlug adapter fully into Mobile Connector and retry
252
UMC_a014Wall plug adapter error - Charge rate reducedPlug adapter fully into Mobile Connector and retry
253
UMC_a015Wall plug adapter error - Charge rate reducedPlug adapter fully into Mobile Connector and retry
253
UMC_a016Mobile Connector control box temperature highMaximum charge rate reduced
254
UMC_a017Charge rate reduced - Wall plug temperature highWall outlet and wiring inspection recommended
254
UMC_a018Charge rate reduced - Handle temperature highCheck charge handle or charge port for debris
255
UMC_a019Mobile Connector to adapter connection hotMaximum charge rate reduced
255
VCBATT_a180Electrical system power reducedVehicle may shut down unexpectedly
256
VCBATT_a182Schedule service to replace low voltage batterySoftware will not update until battery is replaced
256
VCBATT_a191Electrical system power reducedVehicle shutting down
256
VCFRONT_a192Electrical system is unable to support all featuresSwitching off features to conserve energy
257
VCBATT_a220Electrical system is unable to support all featuresSchedule service
257
VCBATT_a402Electrical system backup power is unavailableVehicle will consume more energy while idle
258
VCBATT_a496Vehicle is preparing to shut downPULL OVER SAFELY
258
VCSEC_a221Air pressure below recommendation for tiresCheck pressure and refill air as needed
259
VCSEC_a228Air pressure in tires very lowPULL OVER SAFELY - Check for flat tire
259
Consumer Information
261
About this Owner Information
261
Document Applicability
261
Illustrations
261
Feature Availability
261
Errors or Inaccuracies
261
Location of Components
261
Copyrights and Trademarks
261
Feature Availability Statement
262
Disclaimers
263
Event Data Recorder (EDR)
263
Vehicle Telematics
263
Data Sharing
263
Quality Control
264
California Proposition 65
264
Contacting Tesla
265
Reporting Safety Defects - US
265
Reporting Safety Defects - Canada
265
Reporting Safety Defects
266
Certification Conformity
266
FCC and ISED Certification
266
Radiation Exposure Statement
267
Déclaration d'exposition aux radiations
267
Mexico
267
Radio Frequency Information
267
Canada
268
Déclaration d'exposition aux radiations
268
Index
269

FAQ about the 2023 Tesla Model S Manual

What contains the 2023 Model S manual?

The Tesla Model S owner's manual is a comprehensive guide provided by Tesla to assist owners in understanding and operating their specific model of the Tesla Model S. It contains important information about the vehicle's features, functions, and maintenance requirements.

Where to download the 2023 Tesla Model S Owners Manual?

The Tesla Model S owner manual for the 2023 model year is to be found on this page.

Is the manual for the Tesla Model S year 2023 free?

Yes, the owner manual for the model year 2023 is free, but the repair manuals are usually not easy to get and may cost more.

The Tesla Model S (2023) owner's manual is available in English?

Yes, the owner's manual for the model year 2023 is available in English.

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