Tesla 2022.40.1 Software Update & Release Notes

Release notes

Tesla has started deploying its latest software update on Sunday evening, version 2022.40.1, bringing with it several ‘quality of life’ improvements.

Here are the full release notes. (via u/ArsalamiSandwich)

2022.40.1 Release Notes

dog sentrySentry Mode and Dog Mode

Your vehicle and pets can be kept safe by activating Dog Mode and Sentry Mode at the same time. Sentry Mode alarms are silenced if Dog Mode and Sentry Mode are both enabled. Mobile app notifications will still be sent and video footage will still be saved.

Improved Charging Efficiency

During DC fast charging, the thermal system controls have been optimized for each charging station’s power capability, improving both charging and on-route battery preconditioning efficiency. This results in fast charge time and reduced energy costs.

Radio Station Logos

The Media Player now displays radio station logos for improved discoverability when searching for favourite stations.



Drive Door Unlock Mode

When Driver Door Unlock Mode is enabled, long pressing the interior driver door switch will unlock all doors and the trunk. To access Driver Door Unlock Mode, tap Controls > Lock > Driver Door Unlock Mode.


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