Install Tessie for Google Assistant & Home

Note: Tessie is available in all countries, but your Google Assistant app's default language must be set to  US English.

There are a few ways you can install Tessie on your device. Try another method if one doesn't work on your device.

  1. Say "Hey Google, talk to Tessie".
  2. Open the Assistant app and tap the compass icon in the bottom right. Type "tessie" in the search bar and tap the result. Tap Link.
  3. Press and hold the Assistant app icon and tap Explore. Type "tessie" in the search bar and tap the result. Tap Link.

After linking Tessie, you can say things like "Hey Google, ask Tessie to start climate."

Works on any device with Google Assistant.
Create your own voice phrases
By creating a routine, you can create your own voice phrase to control your Tesla, like "Hey Google, get the car ready."
See Create a Routine for a complete guide.
Automate your Tesla
By scheduling a routine, you can automate your Tesla.
See Automate your Tesla for a complete guide.
Commands
For the full list of what you can do, see Google Assistant & Home Commands.
If you receive the message "Tessie isn't available on devices set up for your country or region"

Your Google Assistant app's default language must be set to English. To fix this:

  1. Open the Google Assistant app.
  2. In your profile, go to Languages.
  3. Remove other languages and add English to make it your default.
If you receive the message "To let me read out that information, turn on personal results in the Google Home app"

This error is misleading and most often relates to the Google Assistant app. To fix this:

  1. Open the Google Assistant app.
  2. Go to your profile > Devices > (your device).
  3. Enable personal results. If it's already on, turn it off and on again.

Need more help? Contact us at support@tessie.com support@tessie.com