How to put Tesla in Valet mode?

Tesla Valet mode

To put a Tesla vehicle in Valet Mode, follow these steps:

  1. On the touchscreen, tap the gear icon in the top-right corner to access the settings menu.

  2. Scroll down and select "Safety & Security."

  3. Scroll down and select "Valet Mode."

  4. Tap "Enable Valet Mode" to enter Valet Mode.

Tesla Valet mode PIN

When Valet Mode is enabled, the car will limit its performance, and certain features will be disabled. This is intended to prevent the valet from driving the vehicle aggressively or accessing personal information. To exit Valet Mode, enter the 4-digit PIN you set when you enabled Valet Mode.

Tesla Valet mode settings

Note: Valet Mode is only available on specific Tesla models, and the exact steps may vary depending on the version of the software installed on the vehicle. If you have trouble accessing Valet Mode, you can refer to your owner's manual or contact Tesla for help.

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What Tesla models have Valet mode

Valet Mode is available on certain Tesla models. According to Tesla's website, Valet Mode is available on the following models:

  • Model S

  • Model 3

  • Model X

  • Model Y

Note that Valet Mode is unavailable on all versions of these models, and the exact features and limitations of Valet Mode may vary depending on the specific model and version of the software installed on the vehicle. If you are unsure if your Tesla has Valet Mode or have any questions about how to use it, you should refer to your owner's manual or contact Tesla for assistance.

FAQs

What is Valet mode in Tesla?

Valet mode is a feature in Tesla vehicles that limits the car's performance and access to certain functions to enhance security while the car is parked.


How do I enable Valet mode in my Tesla?

You can enable Valet mode by accessing the Controls > Safety & Security > Valet Mode menu on the Tesla touchscreen or through the Tesla app.


What happens when Valet mode is activated?

When Valet mode is activated, the car's top speed, acceleration, and certain features such as the rear camera view and personal settings will be limited.


How do I disable Valet mode in my Tesla?

You can disable Valet mode by entering the previously set 4-digit PIN on the Tesla touchscreen or through the Tesla app.


Can I set a speed limit for Valet mode?

Yes, you can set a speed limit for Valet mode in the Valet mode settings.


Can I still use the car's features when Valet mode is activated?

The availability of certain features will be limited when Valet mode is activated, but you will still be able to use the car's basic functions such as driving and charging.


Will I be notified if someone drives my Tesla while it's in Valet mode?

Yes, you will receive notifications through the Tesla app if someone drives your car while it's in Valet mode.