Automate your Tesla using Shortcuts

You can automate your Tesla from your iPhone or iPad using Shortcuts.

Example: Start the climate and charge to 100% every weekday at 7AM

  1. Open the Shortcuts app and tap Automation in the bottom navigation.
  2. Tap Create Personal Automation and tap Time of Day.
  3. Select 7AM, then select Weekly and de-select Saturday and Sunday.
  4. Tap Next.
  5. Tap Add Action > Apps > Tessie > Start Climate.
  6. Tap + > Apps > Tessie > Set Charge Limit and then set the charge limit to 100%.
  7. Tap Next and uncheck Ask Before Running.
  8. Tap Done.

You're done! Your vehicle will now start the climate and start charging to 100% every weekday at 7AM.

Automating an existing Shortcut

If you've already created a Shortcut, you can turn it into an automation.

  1. Open the Shortcuts app and tap Automation in the bottom navigation.
  2. Tap Create Personal Automation and then configure your trigger.
  3. Tap Add Action > Apps > Shortcuts > Run Shortcut.
  4. Select your existing Shortcut and tap Next.
  5. Uncheck Ask Before Running.
  6. Tap Done.

You're done! Your existing Shortcut is now automated.