Tesla 'Dog Mode' Will Stop Pets From Overheating In Cars, Elon Musk Says
Monday February 11, 2019. 01:00 AM , from Slashdot
'Dog mode' will likely be an extension of Tesla's Cabin Overheat Protection System. This already prevents temperatures inside the car from reaching unsafe levels when kids or pets are inside. But the screen in Tesla models is likely to now flash a message to pedestrians informing them that the pet inside is safe. The 'dog mode' update will be launched at the same time as a 'sentry mode' -- designed to ward off would-be thieves. Sentry Mode will use the dashcam to record footage in the event of an attempted break-in. And it is rumored the car will play loud classical music through the stereo system to draw attention to the intruder and encourage passersby to call the police.
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