The apartment-dwelling proprietor discovered that the passive entry on his Mannequin Y “is enabled by default with out the choice to disable.” He nervous that his telephone’s proximity to the car was shut sufficient that it could possibly be unlocked whereas sleeping. However after testing it, the automotive was locked when he went right down to test.

He tried Sentry Mode the primary night time, which, when activated, makes use of the 360-degree exterior cameras to observe the setting across the automotive when it is left unattended and begins recording if it detects any suspicious exercise. “It was set off 100 instances with out anybody close to the automotive. In order that used important battery, and I’ve to make use of superchargers whereas dwelling right here so determined to maintain Sentry Mode off after that first night time,” he mentioned.

He ought to have stored it activated.