Driver Drowsiness Warning

Driver Drowsiness Warning is designed to notify drivers who appear to be drowsy. Driver Drowsiness Warning monitors driver attentiveness as well as driving behavior to determine patterns indicative of drowsiness. When driver drowsiness is detected, an alert is displayed on the touchscreen in the cards area and an alert is sounded.

When enabled, the Driver Drowsiness Warning systems activates over 65 km/h when driven for a minimum of 10 minutes and Autopilot is not engaged.

Driver drowsiness detected

Take a break

If you see this alert, you may consider stopping and resting before continuing. The alert clears once the patterns of drowsiness have been removed.
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Note
When an alert is issued and the speed drops below 60 km/h, the system is not active.

You can disable or enable Driver Drowsiness Warning by touching Controls > Safety > Driver Drowsiness Warning for the current drive cycle. The Driver Drowsiness Warning systems automatically re-enables at the start of every drive cycle.

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Note
This active safety feature utilizes cabin camera to monitor driver attentiveness. Cabin camera does not perform facial recognition or any other method of identity verification. By default, images and video from the camera do not leave the vehicle itself and are not transmitted to anyone, including Tesla, unless you enable data sharing. To adjust your data sharing preferences touch Controls > Software > Data Sharing > Allow Cabin Camera Analytics. You can change your data sharing settings at any time.
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Warning
It is your responsibility to stay alert, drive safely, and be in control of the vehicle at all times. Never depend on Driver Drowsiness Warning to maintain safe control of your vehicle. Always watch the road in front of you and be prepared to take corrective action at all times. Failure to do so can result in serious injury or death.